Heat tip off Game 2 against the Pacers
The Miami Heat find themselves down 1-0 to the Indiana Pacers in the Eastern Conference Finals as those teams hit the hardwood in Game 2 of the series on Tuesday night.
Miami fell 107-96 to Indiana in Game 1 on Sunday afternoon as a 2-point favorite on the road on the NBA betting lines at the sportsbooks. That was the third OVER result for totals bettors in their last four meetings.
Miami Heat vs Indiana Pacers Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Miami Heat betting line opened this morning as -2-point favorites in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark (including Bovada), while the total was hovering around 184 at BetOnline and other betting odds shops.
Computer Prediction: Miami Heat vs Indiana Pacers Pick
Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 94-93 result in favor of the Heat today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Indiana Pacers sport a record of 65-31 and 46-49-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Miami Heat sit at 62-30 and 45-46-1 ATS on the NBA season. The OVER/UNDER totals betting records are 40-53-3 for the Indiana Pacers and 52-40 for the Miami Heat. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Indiana vs Miami injuries news.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 22-rated Indiana Pacers and the No. 12-ranked Miami Heat, according to the NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark.
How Miami Heat vs Indiana Pacers Stats Matchup
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Indiana's No. 10-rated NBA squad against Miami's No. 30-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Indiana rates No. 22 in the league with 6.76 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 14 with 8.18 per outing.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Miami, they were a 107-96 loser as they battled the Pacers on the road. The Heat failed to cover in the match as a -2-point favorite, while 203 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Dwyane Wade went off for 27 points and added 1 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Indiana defeated Miami, 107-96 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Miami Heat vs Indiana Pacers Betting Odds Trends
Miami is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Miami's last 18 games when playing Indiana
Indiana is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Indiana is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Indiana's last 13 games
Indiana is 5-14 ATS in its last 19 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Miami home to Indiana, Saturday, May 24th