Memphis Grizzlies at Indiana Pacers
Monday, November 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
Indiana Pacers -9.0 . Total 217.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Memphis Grizzlies travel to face off against the Indiana Pacers. The Grizzlies are (5-10), coming off a 109-108 loss to the Lakers. The Pacers are (9-6) thus far, after winning 111-106 against the Magic.
In the Grizzlies loss to the Lakers, Memphis was led on offense by Ja Morant. Morant was 10 of 16 from the floor, while making 5 of 6 from the foul line, totaling 26 points. The Grizzlies shot 48% from the floor and 46% from distance. The difference in the game came from the foul line. The Grizzlies were out scored 20 to 8 from the foul line. The Grizzlies led by as many as 15 points in the game.
In the Pacers win over the Magic, Indiana was guided by Domantas Sabonis. Sabonis was 9of 15 from the floor, while making all 7 of his free throw attempts, collecting 25 points. Sabonis had 9 rebounds in the game, 1 shy of a double-double. The Pacers shot 54% from the floor, while holding the Magic to 46%. The Pacers won the battle inside the paint, out scoring the Magic 50 to 46 in the paint.
Recent Betting Trends:
Grizzlies are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Monday games.
Grizzlies are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs the Central.
The under is 14-3 in Grizzlies last 17 Monday games.
Pacers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 vs the Western Conference.
Pacers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs the Southwest.
The under is 4-1 in Pacers last 5 overall.
The underdog is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 meetings. The Pacers have won 6 of their last 8 games and have won 2 in a row. The Grizzlies have controlled this series as of late, winning 6 of the last 10 matchups and going 7-3 ATS during that time. The Grizzlies have been decent offensively, but it has been the defense that has been the issue. The Grizzlies have been giving up over 117 points per game, while the Pacers are allowing just 103 per game. I'll take the Pacers at home, as the Pacers will be able to put up a chunk of points against this defense. Final score prediction, Pacers win and cover, 115-104.