Mavericks (39-27, 18-17 road) vs. Thunder (48-17, 28-6 home)
Offensive Rating: Thunder – 110.4 (5th), Mavs – 110.7 (4th)
Defensive Rating: Thunder – 103.2 (5th), Mavs – 108.6 (23rd)
Pace: Thunder – 95.8 (8th), Mavs – 94.0 (15th)
UPDATE: Russell Westbrook will sit tonight’s game. Reggie Jackson will start. The Thunder are starting a back-to-back, and Westbrook will be available to play the Bulls tomorrow.
Did you know: The Thunder have beaten the Mavs 11 straight times? That’s a lot of straight times. For whatever reason, since the Western Conference finals where Dallas finished OKC in five games, things have completely turned around between these two teams. But with the Mavs desperate to win at all costs right now, as they’re in a frantic fight for the eight-seed, they’re surely going to give OKC a battle tonight. Keep Reading…