Kristaps Porzingis (rest) sitting out second leg of Mavericks' back-to-back Wednesday

Dallas Mavericks forward/center Kristaps Porzingis (rest) is ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Denver Nuggets.

What It Means:

Porzingis is sitting out the second leg of the Mavericks' back-to-back, as he's done for the majority of the season. Maxi Kleber and Courtney Lee are candidates to replace Porzingis in the starting lineup. Luka Doncic figures to see an uptick in usage.

Per numberFire's NBA Heat Map, the Mavericks-Nuggets game has the highest over/under (218.0 points) on Wednesday's six-game slate.