Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Dallas Mavericks Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks [12/27/2023]

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Dallas Mavericks Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks  [12/27/2023]

The Dallas Mavericks will take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA action at American Airlines Center on Wednesday, commencing at 8:30PM ET.'s comprehensive betting preview for Wednesday's Cavaliers vs. Mavericks matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Cavaliers vs. Mavericks Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used trusted machine learning and statistical analysis to simulate the outcome of Wednesday's NBA game between the Cavaliers and Mavericks 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of NBA picks.

Our proven predictive analytics model currently gives the Mavericks a 70% chance of beating the Cavaliers, and our predicted final score has the Mavericks winning 117-112.

According to our model, the Cavaliers (+6.5) have a 52% chance of covering the spread, while the 231.5-point Over/Under has a 54% chance of going under.

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Cavaliers vs. Mavericks Odds

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Cavaliers Mavericks
Spread +6.5 (-108) -6.5 (-105)
Moneyline +220 -238
Total o231.5 (-115) u231.5 (-105)
  • The Mavericks are currently -6.5 favorites versus the Cavaliers, with -105 at BetMGM Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Cavaliers (+6.5) to cover the spread, FanDuel Sportsbook has the best odds currently on offer at -108.
  • DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Mavericks at -238, which means you can risk $238 to win $100 for a total payout of $338 if they get the W.
  • On the other hand, FanDuel currently has the best moneyline odds for the Cavaliers at +220, where you can bet $100 to profit $220, earning a total payout of $320 if they win.
  • The Over/Under for total points scored sits at 231.5 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -115, as well as the best odds for the Under at -105.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, check out all of the sports betting sites that are available in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Cavaliers vs. Mavericks Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have determined the best betting picks for this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Cavaliers +6.5 -108
Moneyline Mavericks -238
Total Under 231.5 -105


Dimers' NBA best bets are based on detailed modeling and wagering intelligence to bring you the best possible plays every time.

Cavaliers vs. Mavericks Player Props

NBA player props are a common way to wager on Wednesday's Cleveland vs. Dallas matchup without necessarily betting on the outcome.

We have crunched the numbers to project how each team's leading players will perform at American Airlines Center.

Craig Porter is expected to lead the Cavaliers with 16 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists, while Luka Doncic is projected to have 33 points, 7 rebounds and 8 assists for the Mavericks.

Cavaliers Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Cavaliers:

Craig Porter 16 5 8 1
Jarrett Allen 16 10 2 0
Caris LeVert 14 4 4 2
Max Strus 14 5 4 3
Georges Niang 10 3 1 2

Mavericks Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Mavericks:

Luka Doncic 33 7 8 3
Tim Hardaway 16 4 2 3
Dante Exum 11 4 3 1
Derrick Jones 11 4 1 1
Dereck Lively 11 9 1 0

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out the best NBA trends for today's games.

Don't forget, our model updates often, so refresh this article for any changes to our betting insights before the Cavaliers vs. Mavericks on Wednesday December 27, 2023.

Cavaliers vs. Mavericks Game Information

Wednesday's matchup between the Mavericks and Cavaliers at American Airlines Center is scheduled to start at 8:30PM ET.


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This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on Wednesday's Cavaliers vs. Mavericks matchup, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control are performed to ensure the content meets our editorial guidelines.

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