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The division rival Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 90-84 loser as they battled the Bobcats on the road. The Cavaliers failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point favorite, while 174 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Indiana was a 95-90 winner on the road against the Pelicans. They covered the 1.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (185) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 1-1 SU, 1-1 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Minnesota are 2-8
After playing Charlotte are 3-7
After a loss are 1-9
Team record: 2-0 SU, 1-1 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing New Orleans are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
Cleveland home to Minnesota, Monday, November 4
Indiana at Detroit, Tuesday, November 5