Kristaps Porzingis Luka Doncic Dallas Mavericks
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Dallas Mavericks will be without its two stars Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis agains the Atlanta Hawks. The two scored 33 and 24 points respectively in a win against the Orlando Magic.

The absence of Doncic means that this season he will not face Trae Young in an NBA game, excluding the All-Star Weekend.

Dallas, currently seventh in the West (34-22) is getting closer to securing a playoff spot. Meanwhile the Hawks (16-41) are second from the bottom in the East.