#The Dallas Mavericks

Celtics handed worrisome Jayson Tatum injury news

The Boston Celtics are taking a cautious approach to Jayson Tatum’s sprained left ankle, and rightfully so. The team released its injury report for Sunday’s game against the Washington Wizards on Saturday, with the superstar forward listed as out due to his balky left ankle. Tatum was questionable...
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Dennis Scott bestowed ultimate honor from Magic franchise

The Orlando Magic are still a new franchise, relatively speaking, having only been around since 1989. But they’ve still had some great players don the Magic jersey including Dennis Scott. On Saturday, the team announced they would induct Scott into the franchise’s Hall of Fame as per Marc J. Spears of ESPN’s Andscape.
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Celtics Star Jayson Tatum Ruled Out With Injury Vs. Wizards

Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum appeared in jeopardy to miss Wednesday’s game against the Dallas Mavericks when he popped up on the injury report with a left ankle sprain. It didn’t end up preventing Tatum from suiting up or putting together an MVP-like performance, though, especially with Luka Doncic in town.

Pat Connaughton (illness) questionable for Bucks on Sunday

Milwaukee Bucks guard/forward Pat Connaughton is considered questionable to play Sunday in the team's game against the Dallas Mavericks. Connaughton is still dealing with his non-COVID illness, and the team has once again listed him questionable. Keep an eye on his status over the next 24 hours. Our models project...

Raptors starting Fred VanVleet (illness) on Saturday, Malachi Flynn to bench

Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet (illness) is starting in Saturday's game against the Dallas Mavericks. After a one game absence with an illness, VanVleet will make his 13th start this season. In a matchup versus a Dallas unit allowing 43.7 FanDuel points per game to point guards, our models project VanVleet to score 37.8 FanDuel points.

Same Old, Same Old: Mavs Try Nothing New, Get Familiar Results in Loss to Raptors

The Dallas Mavericks hadn't lost three consecutive games all season heading into Saturday's matchup with the severely shorthanded Toronto Raptors. Despite leading by as many as 15 points early on, the Mavs, as they usually do, found a way to make things stressful en route to yet another frustrating loss, 105-100. Dallas fell to 9-9, and Toronto improved to 10-9.

Toronto's Juan Hernangomez starting on Saturday, Christian Koloko to bench

Toronto Raptors forward Juan Hernangomez is starting in Saturday's game against the Dallas Mavericks. Hernangomez will make his second start this season after Christian Koloko was sent to the bench. In 27.1 expected minutes, our models project Hernangomez to score 21.8 FanDuel points. Hernangomez's projection includes 9.3 points, 6.0 rebounds,...

Dalano Banton (ankle) out Saturday for Toronto

Toronto Raptors guard Dalano Banton will not play Saturday in the team's game against the Dallas Mavericks. Banton was originally listed questionable to play due to a sprained left ankle. However, he has now been ruled out of action versus Luka Doncic and Co. In 15 games this season, Banton...

Milwaukee's Serge Ibaka (illness) remains out on Sunday

Milwaukee Bucks forward / center Serge Ibaka (illness) will not play in Sunday's game against the Dallas Mavericks. Ibaka will miss his third straight game with an illness. Expect Bobby Portis to play an increased role off the bench versus a Dallas unit ranked ninth in defensive rating. Portis' current...