New York Knicks vs Indiana Pacers
October 12, 2022 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: Indiana Pacers +4 / New York Knicks -4
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The New York Knicks and Indiana Pacers meet Wednesday in preseason NBA action at the Gainbridge Coliseum. The New York Knicks have won 8 straight preseason games. The Indiana Pacers have lost 6 of their last 9 preseason games.
The New York Knicks are averaging 117 points on 51.1 percent shooting and allowing 96 points on 40.7 percent shooting. RJ Barrett is averaging 21 points and 5 rebounds, while Jalen Brunson is averaging 16 points and 5 assists. Julius Randle is the third double-digit scorer and Immanuel Quickley is grabbing 3 rebounds. The New York Knicks are shooting 37.8 percent from beyond the arc and 73.3 percent from the free throw line. The New York Knicks are allowing 31 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game.
The Indiana Pacers are averaging 122 points on 48.4 percent shooting and allowing 97 points on 34.4 percent shooting. Aaron Nesmith is averaging 16 points and 4 rebounds, while Isaiah Jackson is averaging 13 points and 6 rebounds. Chris Duarte is the third double-digit scorer and Myles Turner is grabbing 3 rebounds. The Indiana Pacers are shooting 20 percent from beyond the arc and 96.3 percent from the free throw line. The Indiana Pacers are allowing 37 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 53 rebounds per game.
The Knicks are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 road games. The Pacers are 6-13 ATS in their last 19 home games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The under is 4-0 in Knicks last 4 overall. The over is 7-0 in Pacers last 7 overall. The Knicks are 6-14 ATS in the last 20 meetings in Indiana.
The New York Knicks have won 8 straight preseason games, and those teams that pile up meaningless exhibition wins have shown us that they usually keep doing it. Until the tickets stop cashing, you shouldn’t be eager to bet against the Knicks. The Indiana Pacers also just lost to the Knicks on Friday, a game where they allowed 131 points. I’ll lay the reasonable number with the Knicks on the road.