Brooklyn Nets vs Indiana Pacers in NBA odds tilt
Indiana Pacers vs Brooklyn Nets Odds
The Nets will hit the floor running against the visiting Indiana Pacers on Sunday, looking to bolster their record and bolster wagering bankrolls in the process.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The Nets currently sports a record of 21-15, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 17-18-1 ATS. The Pacers are 23-14 and 19-18 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Nets post a 15-21 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Pacers have gone 14-23 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game pits the Nets, currently No. 18 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Pacers, who rate No. 7 in the most recent survey. Meanwhile, math and computer handicapping models run on this game predict a 97-95 victory for the Nets.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Pacers rank No. 2 in the league with 46.3 per game. That compares with Brooklyn’s No. 15 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Brooklyn is the NBA’s No. 12-ranked team at 7.5 per game, while the Pacers rate No. 18 with 6.5 per contest.
Defensively, the Pacers feature the league's No. 1-rated defense on the road, giving up 91.3 points per game. Brooklyn, meanwhile, comes in at No. 17 in the league in scoring at home.
Indiana won its last outing, a 96-88 result against the Bobcats on January 12. The Pacers failed to cover in that game as a 11.5-point favorite, while the 184 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Pacers grabbed a 96-88 win over the Bobcats on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from George Hill at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
In their last action, Brooklyn was a 99-79 winner at home against the Suns. They covered the 7.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (178) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Brooklyn cruised to victory on Friday, running Phoenix out of the gym and running up a 99-79 score at Barclays Center.
Indiana Pacers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Charlotte are 6-4
After playing Charlotte are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Brooklyn Nets Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Toronto are 3-7
After playing Phoenix are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few Pacers at Nets trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indiana's last 5 games
Indiana is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Brooklyn
Indiana is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Indiana is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Brooklyn
Brooklyn is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Brooklyn is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Brooklyn's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Brooklyn's last 7 games at home
Indiana at Charlotte, Tuesday, January 15
Brooklyn home to Toronto, Tuesday, January 15