Indiana Pacers (12-8) at Phoenix Suns (4-15)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 9:00 pm (Talking Stick Resort Arena)
The Line: Phoenix Suns +2.5 -- Over/Under: Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Indiana Pacers and Phoenix Suns meet Tuesday in NBA action at the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
The Indiana Pacers look for another victory after splitting their last 10 games. The Indiana Pacers are averaging 105.6 points on 47.9 percent shooting and allowing 102.8 points on 44.5 percent shooting. Victor Oladipo is averaging 21.4 points and 4.7 assists while Bojan Bogdanovic is averaging 15.6 points and 3.6 rebounds. Domantas Sabonis is the third double-digit scorer and Myles Turner is grabbing 5.4 rebounds. The Indiana Pacers are shooting 36.9 percent from beyond the arc and 71.1 percent from the free throw line. The Indiana Pacers are allowing 38.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.6 rebounds per game. The Indiana Pacers have won five of their last seven road games.
The Phoenix Suns could use a victory here after losing 15 of their last 18 games. The Phoenix Suns are averaging 104.4 points on 46.5 percent shooting and allowing 114.3 points on 48.5 percent shooting. Devin Booker is averaging 24.9 points and 7.1 assists while TJ Warren is averaging 17.4 points and 4.1 rebounds. Deandre Ayton is the third double-digit scorer and Trevor Ariza is dishing 3.5 assists. The Phoenix Suns are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 78 percent from the free throw line. The Phoenix Suns are allowing 33.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.8 rebounds per game. The Phoenix Suns have lost six of their last eight home games.
The Pacers are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Pacific and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference. The Suns are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Central. The Pacers are 2-5 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Phoenix and 4-11 ATS in the last 15 meetings. The over is 5-2 in Pacers last 7 overall. The under is 6-1 in Suns last 7 home games.
The Indiana Pacers may be on the end of a back to back, but they're easily the better team in this matchup and are coming off a monster blowout win over the Utah Jazz. The Phoenix Suns are a joke defensively and are being outscored by 6.4 points in their last five games and 5.9 points at home overall this season. The Pacers have also won five of the last six meetings against the Suns, and neither of those games were close. I'll lay the bucket.