Apr 6, 2012; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard Rodrigue Beaubois (3) reacts after getting call for a foul against Portland Trail Blazers guard Jamal Crawford (not pictured) during the fourth quarter at the American Airlines Center. The Trailblazers defeated the Mavericks 99-97 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-US PRESSWIRE
The Dallas Mavericks are looking to bounce back from an overtime loss by defeating the Grizzlies for the second time in less than a week on Saturday night.
The Dallas Mavericks are looking to bounce back from an overtime loss to the Portland Trail Blazers against the Memphis Grizzlies on the road in the FedExForum on Saturday night at 8 p.m. The Mavs defeated the Grizzlies by a score of 95-85 just this past Wednesday and are looking to do the same to keep their spot in the top eight. The Mavs are in sixth place in the Western Conference with a 31-25 record and the Grizzlies are in fifth place at 31-23.
The Mavs are led by Dirk Nowitzki, who is averaging 21.3 points per game, Jason Terry, who is averaging 15 and Shawn Marion, who is averaging 11. The Grizzlies are led by Rudy Gay, who puts up 18.3 points per game, Marc Gasol, who averages 15.2 and Mike Conley, who adds 12.9. The Mavs average 94.5 points per game, which is 20th in the NBA, while the Grizzlies average 95.1, which is 19th.
Game Date/Time: Saturday, April 7; 8 p.m. (ET)
Location: FedEx Forum; Memphis, Tennessee