Indiana Pacers vs Golden State Warriors Odds
The Warriors will be trying to slam the Pacers on Saturday when the teams tip off at Oracle Arena in NBA betting action.
The Warriors sit at 9-6 (9-4-2 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Pacers are currently 8-8 (8-8 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Golden State is 9-6 OU, and Indiana is 6-10 OU. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Warriors as 3-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. The total was listed earler at 191, but may be on the move at and other top sites.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 6 (Warriors) and the No. 12 (Pacers) teams in the league, according to our current NBA Power Rankings at Odds Shark. A 95-94 result in favor of the Pacers is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Golden State's No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 98.5 PPG, against a Pacers defense that ranks No. 3 at 91.2 PPG. The Warriors field goal percentage has averaged 45% so far, more than the Pacers shooters have achieved on the year, 41.1% per game.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Pacers own the league's No. 3-rated mark, allowing 90.9 points per game when playing on the road. Golden State, on the other hand, rates No. 15 in scoring on their home court.
Last time out for Indiana, they were a 97-92 winner as they battled the Kings on the road. The Pacers covered in the match as a 1.5-point favorite, while 189 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Sacramento was victimized by David West for 31 points as the Pacers defeated the Kings 97-92 in NBA action on Friday.
Last time out for Golden State, they were a 106-105 winner as they battled the Nuggets at home. The Warriors covered in the match as a 1.5-point underdog, while 211 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Denver was victimized by David Lee for 31 points as the Warriors defeated the Nuggets 106-105 in NBA action on Thursday.
Indiana Pacers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Chicago are 4-6
After playing Sacramento are 2-8
After a win are 3-7
Golden State Warriors Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Orlando are 4-6
After playing Denver are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
A few Pacers at Warriors trends to consider:
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Indiana's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Indiana's last 14 games when playing on the road against Golden State
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Indiana's last 10 games on the road
Golden State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Golden State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Golden State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Golden State's last 14 games when playing at home against Indiana
Indiana at Chicago, Tuesday, December 4
Golden State home to Orlando, Monday, December 3