Nets vs. Pacers - 2/3/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Indiana Pacers (25-23) at Brooklyn Nets (12-37)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm (Barclays Center)
The Line: Brooklyn Nets +7 -- Over/Under: 200.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSMW, YES
The Indiana Pacers and Brooklyn Nets square off Wednesday at the Barclays Center.
The Indiana Pacers need a feel good win after losing seven of their last 10 games. The Indiana Pacers are averaging 102.7 points on 44.6 percent shooting and allowing 100.1 points on 44.1 percent shooting. Paul George is averaging 23.2 points and 7.1 rebounds while Monta Ellis is averaging 14.3 points and five assists. George Hill is grabbing four rebounds and Joe Young is dishing 1.5 assists. The Indiana Pacers are shooting 34.9 percent from beyond the arc and 75.1 percent from the free throw line. The Pacers are allowing 33 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.9 rebounds per game. The Indiana Pacers have lost five of their last six road games. Ian Mahinmi is questionable with a back injury.
USA TODAY Sports
The Brooklyn Nets are desperate for a win after losing 12 of their last 14 games. The Brooklyn Nets are averaging 95.5 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 103 points on 46.8 percent shooting. Brook Lopez is averaging 20.2 points and 8.4 rebounds while Thaddeus Young is averaging 14.9 points and 8.9 rebounds. Joe Johnson is grabbing 3.9 rebounds and Shane Larkin is dishing 3.9 assists. The Brooklyn Nets are shooting 32.9 percent from beyond the arc and 75.6 percent from the free throw line. The Nets are allowing 36.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43 rebounds per game. The Brooklyn Nets have lost 15 of their last 17 home games.
The Pacers are 18-7-1 ATS in their last 26 vs. Eastern Conference and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games. The Nets are 4-11-1 ATS in their last 16 home games and 4-11-1 ATS in their last 16 games overall. The Pacers are 9-3 ATS in the last 12 meetings in Brooklyn and 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings overall.
The Nets continue to lose games and aren't even giving us value by covering. This is a game the Pacers can use to get back on track and have the offense to expose Brooklyn. Give me Indiana by double digits.