2/23/2021 Dallas v. Boston Game Preview

February 23, 2021 at 7:30 PM ET
Regular Season

American Airlines Center
Dallas, Texas

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Season Series

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 23, 2021
Boston
Dallas
- - Regular Season American Airlines Center

2020-2021 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
Boston1248.041.388.3.46812.233.2.36615.921.3.74615.521.211.333.745.022.79.06.0110.8
Dallas1348.438.686.5.44612.938.4.33717.323.5.73513.621.08.835.644.522.07.74.6107.5
BOS Opponents1248.040.086.5.46211.732.2.36217.822.8.78414.920.19.333.242.522.27.85.2109.5
DAL Opponents1348.438.886.5.44911.134.9.31718.124.3.74414.721.89.836.746.522.78.14.0106.8


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Dec 18, 2019
Boston
Dallas
109 - 103
Boston
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Nov 11, 2019
Dallas
Boston
106 - 116
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 4, 2019
Dallas
Boston
93 - 114
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Nov 24, 2018
Boston
Dallas
104 - 113
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Dec 6, 2017
Dallas
Boston
90 - 97
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Nov 20, 2017
Boston
Dallas
110 - 102
Boston
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Feb 13, 2017
Boston
Dallas
111 - 98
Boston
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Nov 16, 2016
Dallas
Boston
83 - 90
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 18, 2016
Boston
Dallas
113 - 118
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Nov 18, 2015
Dallas
Boston
106 - 102
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 2, 2015
Dallas
Boston
119 - 101
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Nov 3, 2014
Boston
Dallas
113 - 118
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Mar 17, 2014
Boston
Dallas
89 - 94
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Feb 9, 2014
Dallas
Boston
102 - 91
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 22, 2013
Boston
Dallas
94 - 104
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Dec 12, 2012
Dallas
Boston
115 - 117
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Feb 20, 2012
Boston
Dallas
73 - 89
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Jan 11, 2012
Dallas
Boston
90 - 85
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Feb 4, 2011
Dallas
Boston
101 - 97
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Nov 8, 2010
Boston
Dallas
87 - 89
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Mar 20, 2010
Boston
Dallas
102 - 93
Boston
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Jan 18, 2010
Dallas
Boston
99 - 90
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Feb 12, 2009
Boston
Dallas
99 - 92
Boston
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Jan 25, 2009
Dallas
Boston
100 - 124
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 20, 2008
Boston
Dallas
94 - 90
Boston
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Jan 31, 2008
Dallas
Boston
90 - 96
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 23, 2007
Dallas
Boston
109 - 95
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 16, 2007
Boston
Dallas
101 - 106
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Jan 9, 2006
Dallas
Boston
104 - 102
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Dec 10, 2005
Boston
Dallas
94 - 103
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Mar 30, 2005
Dallas
Boston
112 - 100
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Dec 28, 2004
Boston
Dallas
94 - 113
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Mar 19, 2004
Boston
Dallas
104 - 120
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Dec 17, 2003
Dallas
Boston
103 - 105
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 10, 2003
Boston
Dallas
78 - 103
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Nov 15, 2002
Dallas
Boston
97 - 86
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 29, 2002
Dallas
Boston
108 - 82
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Feb 21, 2002
Boston
Dallas
92 - 98
Dallas
Regular Season American Airlines Center
Feb 22, 2001
Boston
Dallas
91 - 98
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Dec 18, 2000
Dallas
Boston
106 - 98
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 18, 2000
Boston
Dallas
104 - 99
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Feb 28, 2000
Dallas
Boston
108 - 100
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 17, 1998
Boston
Dallas
93 - 99
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Feb 4, 1998
Dallas
Boston
99 - 110
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 13, 1997
Boston
Dallas
107 - 109
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Nov 24, 1996
Dallas
Boston
91 - 105
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 19, 1996
Boston
Dallas
124 - 129
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Jan 7, 1996
Dallas
Boston
117 - 96
Dallas
Regular Season TD Garden
Apr 2, 1995
Dallas
Boston
87 - 94
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Dec 15, 1994
Boston
Dallas
113 - 122
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Jan 24, 1994
Dallas
Boston
102 - 110
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Jan 19, 1994
Boston
Dallas
89 - 84
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Mar 26, 1993
Dallas
Boston
97 - 106
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Feb 12, 1993
Boston
Dallas
109 - 100
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Mar 1, 1992
Dallas
Boston
91 - 101
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Feb 12, 1992
Boston
Dallas
100 - 108
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Jan 6, 1991
Dallas
Boston
110 - 127
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Dec 7, 1990
Boston
Dallas
112 - 104
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Mar 14, 1990
Boston
Dallas
102 - 113
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Feb 28, 1990
Dallas
Boston
98 - 111
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Mar 3, 1989
Dallas
Boston
106 - 107
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Dec 29, 1988
Boston
Dallas
115 - 131
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Apr 3, 1988
Dallas
Boston
101 - 110
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Feb 12, 1988
Boston
Dallas
105 - 104
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Feb 18, 1987
Boston
Dallas
113 - 96
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Jan 14, 1987
Dallas
Boston
108 - 117
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Mar 10, 1986
Boston
Dallas
115 - 116
Dallas
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Dec 18, 1985
Dallas
Boston
117 - 137
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Mar 8, 1985
Dallas
Boston
122 - 133
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Nov 27, 1984
Boston
Dallas
114 - 99
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Mar 28, 1984
Dallas
Boston
107 - 114
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Dec 30, 1983
Boston
Dallas
114 - 109
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Jan 8, 1983
Boston
Dallas
114 - 110
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Nov 12, 1982
Dallas
Boston
110 - 118
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Mar 2, 1982
Boston
Dallas
101 - 97
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Dec 16, 1981
Dallas
Boston
92 - 109
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Mar 3, 1981
Boston
Dallas
117 - 105
Boston
Regular Season Reunion Arena
Dec 5, 1980
Dallas
Boston
87 - 97
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden

2020-2021 Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Smart J. Brown J. Tatum T. Thompson D. Theis
Rotation K. Walker P. Pritchard A. Nesmith G. Williams R. Williams
Rotation J. Teague J. Green   S. Ojeleye T. Fall
Lim PT T. Waters C. Edwards      
Lim PT   R. Langford      

2020-2021 Dallas Mavericks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Doncic J. Richardson T. Hardaway Jr. D. Finney-Smith W. Cauley-Stein
Rotation T. Burke J. Brunson W. Iwundu K. Porzingis D. Powell
Rotation     J. Green M. Kleber  
Rotation       J. Johnson  
Lim PT T. Terry   N. Hinton T. Bey B. Marjanovic

Boston Celtics Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
7 Jaylen Brown SF 12 33.6 9.8 18.6 .529 2.4 5.9 .408 3.7 4.6 .800 2.8 2.8 1.2 4.6 5.8 3.8 1.6 0.6 25.8
4 Carsen Edwards PG 4 7.2 1.5 3.8 .400 0.2 1.2 .200 0.0 0.0 .000 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.2 3.2
99 Tacko Fall C 3 11.0 1.7 2.3 .714 0.0 0.0 .000 0.7 1.3 .500 0.0 1.7 1.0 3.3 4.3 0.0 0.0 2.0 4.0
43 Javonte Green G 5 16.3 2.4 4.0 .600 0.2 1.4 .143 1.8 2.8 .643 0.8 0.8 1.4 1.6 3.0 0.6 1.0 0.0 6.8
45 Romeo Langford SG - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
26 Aaron Nesmith F 5 13.2 1.0 4.6 .217 0.6 3.2 .188 0.0 0.0 .000 0.6 2.2 0.2 1.0 1.2 0.6 0.0 0.4 2.6
37 Semi Ojeleye SF 11 18.2 2.3 5.5 .417 1.3 3.5 .359 1.1 1.5 .706 0.5 1.3 0.8 2.6 3.5 0.6 0.0 0.0 6.9
11 Payton Pritchard PG 12 22.6 3.3 6.7 .500 1.3 3.1 .432 0.8 0.8 .900 1.8 1.9 0.5 2.2 2.8 2.8 1.1 0.4 8.8
36 Marcus Smart PG 11 32.5 3.6 10.5 .345 1.9 5.8 .328 3.0 4.1 .733 1.5 2.5 0.5 2.1 2.6 5.6 1.5 0.5 12.2
0 Jayson Tatum SF 10 34.6 10.1 21.3 .474 3.5 8.0 .438 3.2 3.6 .889 2.4 1.8 0.4 6.7 7.1 3.8 1.0 0.8 26.9
55 Jeff Teague PG 10 19.4 2.3 6.8 .338 0.9 1.9 .474 1.8 2.1 .857 1.0 1.5 0.4 2.0 2.4 2.5 1.5 0.2 7.3
27 Daniel Theis C 12 22.2 3.3 5.8 .580 0.5 1.9 .261 0.2 0.8 .333 1.1 2.3 1.2 3.9 5.2 1.2 0.3 0.8 7.4
13 Tristan Thompson F 10 23.1 3.0 6.1 .492 0.0 0.0 .000 1.4 2.2 .636 1.4 2.5 3.1 5.4 8.5 0.7 0.4 0.8 7.4
8 Kemba Walker G 1 19.6 3.0 13.0 .231 1.0 8.0 .125 2.0 3.0 .667 5.0 1.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 4.0 3.0 0.0 9.0
51 Tremont Waters PG 5 9.7 0.8 2.6 .308 0.6 1.4 .429 0.8 0.8 1.000 1.8 0.8 0.2 0.4 0.6 2.8 0.6 0.0 3.0
40 Grant Williams SF 10 20.1 2.0 4.8 .417 0.7 2.2 .318 0.3 0.9 .333 0.8 3.1 1.3 2.0 3.3 0.7 0.6 0.5 5.0
44 Robert Williams PF 8 16.3 3.0 3.9 .774 0.0 0.1 .000 0.8 0.9 .857 1.4 1.2 2.5 4.0 6.5 0.6 1.1 1.5 6.8

Dallas Mavericks Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
2 Tyler Bey PF 3 1.8 0.0 0.7 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.3 0.7 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
13 Jalen Brunson PG 9 20.0 4.0 8.3 .480 1.1 2.9 .385 2.2 2.4 .909 1.9 1.3 0.0 2.4 2.4 3.3 0.6 0.0 11.3
3 Trey Burke G 12 21.7 3.5 8.5 .412 1.8 4.4 .415 1.3 1.7 .800 0.8 1.9 0.2 1.3 1.6 1.9 0.7 0.2 10.2
33 Willie Cauley-Stein C 13 19.3 2.5 4.0 .615 0.0 0.2 .000 1.3 2.2 .607 0.8 2.8 1.5 4.2 5.8 0.8 0.4 0.6 6.2
77 Luka Doncic SF 12 34.5 9.7 21.0 .460 2.1 7.2 .287 5.8 7.7 .750 4.2 1.7 1.3 8.6 9.9 9.3 1.1 0.8 27.2
10 Dorian Finney-Smith SF 8 29.3 3.4 8.1 .415 1.8 5.4 .326 0.8 0.9 .857 0.5 3.0 1.4 3.6 5.0 1.0 1.4 0.6 9.2
8 Josh Green SG 11 12.4 0.6 1.5 .412 0.0 0.5 .000 0.5 0.7 .625 0.7 1.0 0.7 1.5 2.2 0.5 0.2 0.0 1.7
11 Tim Hardaway Jr. SG 12 30.9 6.1 14.1 .432 3.5 8.8 .400 1.5 2.3 .643 1.2 1.5 0.2 3.9 4.1 2.0 0.7 0.2 17.2
14 Nate Hinton SF 4 2.4 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.2 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.0
25 Wesley Iwundu F 9 16.6 1.3 3.6 .375 0.3 1.9 .176 0.3 0.4 .750 0.3 0.9 0.3 2.1 2.4 0.6 0.6 0.0 3.3
16 James Johnson F 13 19.1 2.6 5.6 .466 0.8 2.6 .324 0.8 1.7 .500 1.3 2.2 0.4 2.8 3.2 1.9 1.3 0.7 6.9
42 Maxi Kleber PF 9 24.3 2.0 4.6 .439 1.8 3.8 .471 1.7 1.8 .938 0.7 1.9 0.8 4.6 5.3 1.3 0.3 0.9 7.4
51 Boban Marjanovic C 10 7.5 1.9 3.7 .514 0.0 0.3 .000 0.4 0.6 .667 0.2 0.9 1.3 1.5 2.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.2
6 Kristaps Porzingis FC 4 28.8 7.2 17.0 .426 2.0 7.0 .286 2.0 2.8 .727 1.2 2.8 2.0 5.8 7.8 0.5 0.0 2.0 18.5
7 Dwight Powell PF 9 19.7 1.6 3.3 .467 0.1 0.6 .200 1.8 2.4 .727 0.9 2.6 1.1 2.4 3.6 1.2 1.2 0.6 5.0
0 Josh Richardson G 8 32.5 4.9 11.9 .411 2.0 6.2 .320 2.0 2.1 .941 1.2 3.8 1.1 1.8 2.9 1.6 0.9 0.2 13.8
1 Tyrell Terry PG 8 4.9 0.5 1.4 .364 0.0 0.8 .000 0.0 0.1 .000 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 1.0

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