Mavericks at Clippers
9:30 p.m. Thursday, Staples Center, Los Angeles
TV: TNT Radio: ESPN/103.3 FM, KFLC/1270 AM (Spanish)
Records: Mavericks 44-31; Clippers 53-22
About the Mavs: After Tuesday’s 122-120 overtime loss at home against the Golden State Warriors, the Mavs must regroup against a Clippers team that beat them 109-103 last Thursday in Dallas. ... The Mavs went a 4-4 on their homestand, which included three overtime losses — 123-122 to Minnesota, 107-104 to Brooklyn and 122-120 to the Warriors.
About the Clippers: They are 3-0 against the Mavs this season, including a 129-127 victory in LA when the Clippers battled back from a 123-106 deficit with 4:48 left without an injured Chris Paul. ... Paul had 31 points and nine assists, and center DeAndre Jordan added 16 points and 15 rebounds in the Clippers’ victory last week in Dallas. ... In two games against the Mavs, Paul has 50 points and 15 assists and is 14-of-26 from the field. — Dwain Price