Rockets vs. Pacers Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Pacers as 5.5-point favorites over the Rockets, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 198.5 points. Houston is 17-9 overall and 6-6 on the road, while Indiana is 20-5 overall and 11-1 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Pacers opened as 5-point favorites but the spread has been bet up to 5.5 at most online and Vegas sports books, while the total opened at 197.5 and has been bet up to 198.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 73% of NBA public bettors currently favor the Pacers. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take Houston . According to latest NBA trends, the Rockets are 4-0 against the spread in their last four Friday games, 5-1 ATS in their last six games versus Eastern Conference and 9-3 ATS in their last 12 games versus Central opponents. While the Rockets have struggled against the Pacers recently, going just 1-6 against the spread in the last seven meetings in Indiana, take the underdog against a team in Indiana coming off a physical game versus Miami.
FRIDAY NBA FREE PICK: HOUSTON ROCKETS +5.5