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Indiana Pacers vs. Brooklyn Nets

The Indiana Pacers and the Brooklyn Nets will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Barclays Center.

The Pacers were a 106-79 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Celtics. They covered the 12-point spread as favorites, while the total score (185) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Brooklyn lost its last outing, a 121-120 result against the 76ers on December 20. The Nets failed to cover in that game as a 5.5-point favorite, while the 241 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Indiana:
Team record: 22-5 SU, 19-8 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Brooklyn
is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games when playing Brooklyn

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Brooklyn are 6-4
After playing Boston are 8-2
After a win are 7-3

Brooklyn:
Team record: 9-17 SU, 11-15 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Indiana

When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Chicago are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6

Next up:
Indiana home to Brooklyn, Saturday, December 28
Brooklyn home to Chicago, Wednesday, December 25