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Hawks vs Pacers Betting Preview

Bettors following NBA trends will be looking at the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday as they play on the road against the Indiana Pacers.

The Hawks are 8-2 SU and 7-3 ATS over their past 10 games against the Pacers dating back to 2009. As well, Atlanta beat Indiana 97-87 and covered a 3.5-point spread when they met in February.

No line had been posted at press time but it opened at +7 at 5Dimes this morning.

The Hawks will try to spoil to the party on Tuesday; they are 18-17-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Pacers are 17-19 ATS. Atlanta is 13-22-2 on the totals; Indiana is 15-20-1.

View Atlanta vs Indiana Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 6-rated Pacers and the No. 15-rated Hawks in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 96-95 win for the Pacers on Tuesday.

How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Indiana's No. 4-rated squad against Atlanta's No. 16-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Indiana rates No. 21 in the league with 5.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 7 with 7.2 per outing.

In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Hawks own the league's No. 3-rated mark, allowing 90.6 points per game when on the road. Indiana, on the other hand, rates No. 11 in home scoring.

Atlanta won its last outing, a 97-90 result against the Thunder on March 3. The Hawks covered in that game as a 6-point underdog, while the 187 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Atlanta got 30 points from Josh Smith en route to a 97-90 victory over Oklahoma City on Saturday at Philips Arena.

Indiana lost its last outing, a 92-72 result against the Bulls on March 5. The Pacers failed to cover in that game as a 7-point underdog, while the 164 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Indiana was run off the court by the Bulls on Monday as Chicago blasted them 92-72 at United Center.

Atlanta Hawks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Miami are 5-5
After playing Oklahoma City are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Indiana Pacers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Miami are 5-5
After playing Chicago are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4

 

A few Hawks at Pacers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Atlanta's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 7 games
Atlanta is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 7 games when playing Indiana
Indiana is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Indiana's last 5 games at home
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Indiana is 17-5 SU in its last 22 games when playing at home against Atlanta

Next up:
Atlanta at Miami, Wednesday, March 7
Indiana at Miami, Saturday, March 10

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