The Dallas Mavericks face the Los Angeles Lakers at American Airlines Center. The Mavericks come into the game with a 19-15 record and have found success this year. Over in the other locker room, the Lakers are six games below .500 on the year and enter the game with a 14-20 record. This game is scheduled to start at 8:30 pm EST and TWC SN and FSN-SW will be providing coverage of the contest.
The Mavericks are expecting better results after their 92-80 loss to the Knicks. The team's high scorer was Dirk Nowitzki, who registered 18 in the game. Meanwhile, the Lakers are feeling some disappointment after the awful 137-115 loss at the hands of the Nuggets. Pau Gasol scored 25 points and recorded 10 rebounds earning his 14th double-double of the year. This is the second game of the year between these two teams, with the Mavericks winning the first matchup, 123-104. In the victory, Monta Ellis led all scorers with 30 points.