Wesley Matthews News Archive
Matthews scored 11 points Tuesday in a loss to the Grizzlies. He finished 3-of-8 from the field, including 3-of-7 from three-point range. He added four rebounds and four assists.
Matthews scored seven points Monday in a win over Philadelphia. He finished 2-of-10 from the field, including 1-of-6 from behind the arc. He added two rebounds, two steals, and one assist.
Matthews (rest) will return to the lineup Monday against the 76ers, Earl K. Sneed of Mavs.com reports.
Matthews (rest) won't play Saturday, Mavs radio announcer Chuck Cooperstein reports.
Matthews posted 25 points (9-13 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 4-4 FT), six rebounds, three assists, and one steal in 33 minutes of action Wednesday against the Clippers.
Matthews' minutes restriction has been upgraded to roughly 30 minutes per night, the Dallas Morning News reports.
Matthews scored a season-best 13 points (4-10 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 3-3 FT) in a win over the Pelicans on Saturday. He added two rebounds and two assists in 29 minutes.
Matthews scored 11 points on 2-of-9 shooting Thursday. He particularly struggled with his outside shot, hitting just 2-of-7 attempts from three-point range.
Matthews, playing before the Dallas crowd for the first time as a Maverick, failed to get going Tuesday. He finished with eight points (3-7 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 1-2 FT) and added three rebounds and three assists in a loss to the Raptors.
Coach Rick Carlisle plans to play Matthews around 26-to-28 minutes per game as he returns from injury.