Warriors Vs Mavericks: Finals Game 2 Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – May 20, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on May 19, 2022

The Golden State Warriors and Dallas Mavericks are meeting in the Western Conference Finals, with Game 2 coming up. The Warriors (-6 on the spread) and Mavericks (+210 to win) face each other Friday at 9:00 PM ET. This game has a point total of 215.

The insights in this article are based off odds valid as of May 20, 2022 at 9:02 PM ET. Head to the table below for the latest lines for this matchup and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Warriors Vs Mavericks Betting Odds

Injury Report as of May 20

Warriors: Andre Iguodala: Out (Neck), Gary Payton II: Out (Elbow), James Wiseman: Out (Knee)

Mavericks: Tim Hardaway Jr.: Out (Foot)

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Mavericks (+6)
Total Pick Under (215)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Warriors Vs Mavericks Stat Rankings

Warriors Avg. (Rank) Mavericks Avg. (Rank)
111.0 (15th) Points Scored 108.0 (24th)
105.5 (4th) Points Allowed 104.7 (2nd)
45.5 (7th) Rebounds 43.0 (24th)
9.8 (18th) Off. Rebounds 9.3 (24th)
14.3 (3rd) 3pt Made 13.1 (10th)
27.1 (5th) Assists 23.4 (24th)
14.3 (29th) Turnovers 11.7 (2nd)

Warriors Key Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Stephen Curry 64 25.5 5.2 6.3 1.3 0.3 4.5
Klay Thompson 32 20.4 3.9 2.8 0.5 0.5 3.6
Jordan Poole 76 18.5 3.4 4.0 0.8 0.3 2.8
Andrew Wiggins 73 17.2 4.5 2.2 1.0 0.7 2.2
Jonathan Kuminga 34 11.1 4.1 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.9

Mavericks Key Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Luka Dončić 65 28.4 9.1 8.7 1.2 0.6 3.1
Jalen Brunson 79 16.3 3.9 4.8 0.8 0.0 1.2
Tim Hardaway Jr. 42 14.2 3.7 2.2 0.9 0.1 2.4
Spencer Dinwiddie 67 13.7 4.2 5.2 0.7 0.2 1.7
Dorian Finney-Smith 80 11.0 4.7 1.9 1.1 0.5 2.2

Betting Trends

  • Golden State has 47 wins in 82 games against the spread this season.
  • The Warriors are 24-20-2 as 6-point favorites or more.
  • There have been 43 Golden State games (out of 82) that went over the total this season.
  • In 55 games this season, Golden State and its opponent have combined for more than 215 points.
  • Warriors games average 220.6 total points per game this season, 5.6 points higher than the over/under for this matchup.
  • Against the spread, Dallas is 55-39-2 this season.
  • As 6-point underdogs or greater, the Mavericks are 8-3 against the spread.
  • Dallas has seen 37 of its 82 games hit the over.
  • Dallas’ games have gone over 215 points on 37 occasions this season.
  • The average total for Mavericks games is 215.3 points, 0.3 more than this game’s over/under.
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