Phoenix Suns vs. Indiana Pacers - 1/19/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Indiana Pacers (22-19) at Phoenix Suns (13-29)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Talking Stick Resort Arena)
The Line: Phoenix Suns +6.5 -- Over/Under: 209.5 See the Latest Odds
The Indiana Pacers pay a visit to the Phoenix Suns tonight at the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
The Pacers have lost four of their last five overall and will be looking to avoid a fourth straight loss after falling to the Nuggets in a 129-126 shootout on Sunday. Myles Turner led the team with a season-high 25 points off the bench, Monta Ellis added 24 points while Paul George had 19, but it still wasn't enough as the Pacers allowed a season-high 45 points in the fourth quarter which was capped by a game-winning clutch three from the Nuggets' Randy Foye. With the painful loss, Indiana drops to 22-19 on the season and 9-13 on the road.
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Meanwhile, the Suns have lost 13 of their last 14 games and are coming off a horrific 117-87 loss to the Timberwolves. Brandon Knight led the Suns with 20 points, Markieff Morris added 17 points while Devin Booker had 11, but the Suns could do little to slow down the Wolves who shot a sizzling 56 percent from the field. With the loss, Phoenix falls to 13-29 on the season and 4-18 on the road where they've lost their last 10 games.
In ATS trends, the Pacers are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last five games overall, while the Suns are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 home games and 8-22 ATS in their last 30 games overall.
Head to head, the Pacers are 1-9 ATS in the last 10 meetings overall and 0-4 ATS in the last four meetings in Phoenix.
Neither team are coming into this game with any form to speak of, but the Pacers desperately need this win to get their season back on track as they've been well below their best lately.