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Indiana Pacers vs. Philadelphia 76ers

The Indiana Pacers and the Philadelphia 76ers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Wells Fargo Center.

The Pacers were a 99-93 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Lakers. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (192) made winners of OVER bettors.

The 76ers were a 98-94 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Heat. They covered the 8-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (192) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Indiana:
Team record: 40-25 SU, 36-29 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Philadelphia

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing LA Lakers are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3

Philadelphia:
Team record: 24-40 SU, 30-34 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games when playing at home against Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Portland are 5-5
After playing Miami are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8

Next up:
Indiana at Cleveland, Monday, March 18
Philadelphia home to Portland, Monday, March 18