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Trail Blazers-Mavericks Preview

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Moda Center will host a battle between the Dallas Mavericks and the Portland Trail Blazers, the team with the best record in the Western Conference. The Trail Blazers come into the game with a 17-3 record and have been a dominant team this year. Over the last 10 games, they have looked great, going 9-1 during that span. On the other end, the Mavericks are playing well this season and enter the game with a 12-8 record. This game has a start time of 10:00 pm EST and it will be covered by NBA TV, FSN-SW and KGW.

The Trail Blazers come into today's game on a high note after dominating the Jazz, 130-98. LaMarcus Aldridge played a pivotal role, recording his 10th double-double on the year with 20 points and 15 rebounds. Meanwhile, the Mavericks are coming off an exciting win over the Pelicans, 100-97. Dirk Nowitzki led the team in scoring by accounting for 21 points on 7-for-17 shooting from the field.

It figures to be a high-scoring affair as two of the NBA's top offenses get together. Portland ranks first in the NBA in offensive efficiency (109.1), while Dallas is fifth (105.3).


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