OKC Thunder (5-0, 2-0 road) at Dallas Mavericks (1-4, 1-2 home)
Offensive Rating: Thunder – 108.5 (8th), Mavs– 98.2 (22nd)
Defensive Rating: Thunder – 102.7 (15th), Mavs – 106.4 (21st)
Pace: Thunder – 94.0 (10th), Mavs – 95.7 (5th)
View from the enemy: The Two Man Game
I keep telling myself that at some point, the Mavericks are going to snap out of it. I thought it was happening against Oklahoma City, but then Kevin Durant did his thing. Following that, Dallas picked up its first win against Toronto, but then got worked by the Wolves. As constructed, the Mavs are still a good team, but probably not anywhere near the team they were last season.
Still, they have that No. 41 guy and they’re always dangerous. Keep Reading…