Fact or Fiction: ESPN doubleheader

Originally Published: January 8, 2014

In tonight's ESPN doubleheader, the San Antonio Spurs host the Dallas Mavericks (7 ET), while the Minnesota Timberwolves host the Phoenix Suns (9:30 ET). Our panel of experts examines a few key topics surrounding each showdown.

1. Fact or Fiction: The Mavs will make the playoffs (currently 8th in West).

Amin Elhassan, ESPN Insider: Fact, but it won't be easy. They're currently 2.5 games up on the Nuggets and Wolves for that eighth spot, and ...

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