Best Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Prop Bets vs. Dallas Mavericks – Thursday, March 14

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander #2 of the Oklahoma City Thunder in action during a game against the Utah Jazz at Vivint Arena on February 28, 2023 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
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For each game of the NBA season, we provide the best Shai Gilgeous-Alexander prop bets. Gilgeous-Alexander’s next game is Thursday, March 14 against the Dallas Mavericks.

Best Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Player Props Bets vs. the Dallas Mavericks

The Oklahoma City Thunder are set to face the Dallas Mavericks in a thrilling encounter that showcases two of the league’s top scorers. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, the Thunder’s leading man, is expected to play a pivotal role in this matchup. With his impressive season averages and recent performances, all eyes will be on him to see if he can continue his high level of play and lead his team to victory against a formidable Mavericks squad.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Over 5.5 Rebounds (-135)

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s rebounding prop is set at 5.5, and there’s good reason to believe he will exceed this number. Statistically, Gilgeous-Alexander has been pulling down 6.1 rebounds per game over his last ten outings, showing a consistent ability to contribute on the boards. His season average of 5.59 rebounds per game is just above the line, and when playing at home, his numbers are even better, averaging 5.94 rebounds. This suggests that in the comfort of his home court, Gilgeous-Alexander is more likely to be involved in the action under the rim. Additionally, the matchup against Dallas, a team that has had its struggles on the glass, provides an opportunity for Gilgeous-Alexander to exploit any rebounding deficiencies the Mavericks may have. With his athleticism and knack for being in the right position, it’s a solid bet that he’ll grab more than 5.5 rebounds in this game.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Over 0.5 Blocks (-145)

The blocks prop for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is set at a modest 0.5, which he is highly likely to surpass based on his recent performances and season averages. Gilgeous-Alexander has been a defensive presence throughout the season, averaging nearly one block per game. In the last twenty games, he has been even more prolific, with an average of 1.35 blocks per game, hitting the over on this prop 80% of the time. This trend is a strong indicator of his defensive timing and ability to challenge shots. Furthermore, the narrative surrounding the Thunder’s defensive prowess, with Chet Holmgren leading the charge, suggests that Gilgeous-Alexander will be part of a collective effort to protect the rim. Given that he has averaged one block per game against the Mavericks this season, it’s reasonable to expect at least one block from him in this upcoming matchup, making the over on this prop a compelling pick.

All Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Player Prop Picks for Thursday, Mar 14

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection Our Pick
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points 30.5 6/10 -130 +100 31.0 30.45 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Rebounds 5.5 6/10 -135 +105 6.1 6.29 Over
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Assists 6.5 3/10 +114 -145 5.7 5.81 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Three Pointers 1.5 4/10 -115 -115 1.7 1.20 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points, Rebounds & Assists 43.5 6/10 -105 -125 42.8 42.45 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points & Rebounds 36.5 8/10 -120 -110 37.1 36.67 Over
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points & Assists 37.5 5/10 -105 -125 36.7 36.22 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Rebounds & Assists 12.5 3/10 +105 -135 11.8 12.07 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 0.5 8/10 -145 +114 1.2 1.13 Over
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 2.5 5/10 +150 -195 2.9 2.66 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 2.5 4/10 +110 -140 2.3 1.80 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 1.5 4/10 +140 -180 1.7 1.20 Under

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Stats for the 2023/24 NBA Season

  • Points Per Game
    • Season: 31.09
    • Home: 31.34
    • vs. Dallas Mavericks: 21.0
  • Rebounds Per Game
    • Season: 5.59
    • Home: 5.94
    • vs. Dallas Mavericks: 4.5
  • Assists Per Game
    • Season: 6.44
    • Home: 6.84
    • vs. Dallas Mavericks: 7.0

Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, Mar. 14
  • Time: 09:00 PM
  • Location: Paycom Center – Oklahoma City, OK
  • TV: TNT