Brooklyn Nets at Indiana Pacers
Monday, February 10, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
IND -7.5 . Total 220.5 . Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Brooklyn Nets are on the road for a clash with the Indiana Pacers. The Nets are (23-28), coming off a 119-118 loss to the Toronto Raptors. The Pacers are (31-22), after falling at home to the New Orleans Pelicans, 124-117.
In the Nets loss to the Raptors, Brooklyn was guided by Caris LeVert. LeVert collected 37 points, 3 rebounds, and 4 assists. Brooklyn converted on 45% from the floor and 36% from distance. The Nets dug themselves a hole at the start of the 4th quarter, but attempted a comeback and came up just short. The Nets out scored the raptors in the 4th quarter, 30-19.
In the Pacers loss to the Pelicans, Indiana was led throughout the game by Jeremy Lamb. Lamb recorded 26 points, 5 rebounds, and 4 assists. The Pacers shot 53% from the floor and 35% from distance. Indiana struggled to defend the perimeter, allowing the Pelicans to hit 15 3-pointers. Indiana was out scored from distance, 45 to 27. The Pacers were out rebounded, 53 to 37.
Recent Betting Trends:
Nets are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Nets are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against the Pacers.
The over is 5-2 in Nets last 7 games against the Eastern Conference.
Pacers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Pacers are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games.
The over is 7-1 in Pacers last 8 games.
The Nets have won 4 of their last 6 games, while the Pacers have lost 5 straight. Brooklyn is 8-16 on the road, while the Pacers are 18-9 at home. Indiana has had a solid defense, ranking in the top 10 in scoring defense, field goal percentage, and 3-point percentage. The Nets have been average on offense this season, while ranking 19th in scoring defense. The Pacers have a great field goal percentage on offense, but have struggled in offensive production, ranking 20th in points scored. The Pacers should be able to score above their season average of 109, but the Nets should make this a close game. Final score prediction, the Pacers should win, but due to their struggles recently, I'll take Brooklyn to cover, 113-108.