The Utah Jazz will have a tough time bringing their 7-game road losing streak to a stop when they take on the Dallas Mavericks, who have won six in a row at home. The Mavericks are off to a good start during the early portion of the year, entering today's game with a record of 8-4. On the other hand, the visiting Jazz are below .500 on the year, entering today's game with a 1-12 record. This game will begin at 8:30 pm EST and ROOT-RM and FSN-SW will be providing coverage of the contest.
The Mavericks come into today's game after edging Houston, 123-120. With 37 points on 13 for 18 shooting, Monta Ellis was the leading scorer for Dallas. Meanwhile, the Jazz are feeling some disappointment after the 105-98 loss against the New Orleans Hornets. Enes Kanter had a team-high 19 points.