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Nov 23, 8:00 PM | Bankers Life Fieldhouse

San Antonio Spurs vs Indiana Pacers Odds

9-3TEAM RECORD6-7

The visiting Spurs hope to send their backers to the pay window on Friday as they look to cover the spread at Bankers Life Fieldhouse against the Pacers.

This season the Pacers are 6-7 overall and 6-7 ATS against the number, while the Spurs are 9-3 and 7-4-1 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, Indiana is 4-9 on the OU, and San Antonio is 6-6.

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Betting Line:
Bettors looking to back the visiting Spurs before tip-off in this one found them as 3.5-point favorites earlier at Bovada, while the total was sitting at 190 at TopBet.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 7-rated Pacers and the No. 8-rated Spurs in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 99-94 win for the Spurs on Friday.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Spurs rank No. 25 in the league with 40.2 per game. That compares with Indiana’s No. 2 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Indiana is the NBA’s No. 16-ranked team at 6.5 per game, while the Spurs rate No. 9 with 7.6 per contest.

In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Spurs own the league's No. 10-rated mark, allowing 96.3 points per game when playing on the road. Indiana, on the other hand, rates No. 20 in scoring on their home court.

Last time out for San Antonio, they were a 112-100 winner as they battled the Celtics on the road. The Spurs covered in the match as a 1-point favorite, while 212 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Celtics were burned for 26 points by Tony Parker on Wednesday as the Spurs picked up a 112-100 win at TD Garden.

Last time out for Indiana, they were a 115-107 winner as they battled the Hornets at home. The Pacers covered in the match as a 7.5-point favorite, while 222 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. New Orleans was victimized by Paul George for 37 points as the Pacers defeated the Hornets 115-107 in NBA action on Wednesday.

San Antonio Spurs Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a win are 6-4

Indiana Pacers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing LA Lakers are 7-3
After playing New Orleans are 4-6
After a win are 4-6

A few Spurs at Pacers trends to consider:
San Antonio is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Indiana
San Antonio is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
San Antonio is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Antonio's last 9 games when playing on the road against Indiana
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Indiana's last 9 games when playing at home against San Antonio
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indiana's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Indiana's last 20 games when playing San Antonio

Next up:
San Antonio at Toronto, Sunday, November 25
Indiana at LA Lakers, Tuesday, November 27