Pacers strong in conference
The Indiana Pacers have had the Atlanta Hawks number at the betting window. Will that continue when they meet tonight at 7PM ET on ESPN?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Hawks are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -4.5 points against the Pacers. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 205 points.
The Pacers (26-23, 25-23-1 ATS) haven’t had much success on the road, going just 11-15. The Hawks (29-22, 25-25-1 ATS) have been great at home, going 16-8. However, the Pacers have had Atlanta’s number in recent meetings. Indiana has won four of their last seven against Atlanta, going 5-2 against the spread in those seven meetings.
Indiana has also managed to cover in two of its last three road games, including a recent trip to Golden State, while Atlanta has lost five of its last eight games. The Pacers are also very strong on the betting line in conference games. Indiana is 19-7-1 ATS against the East this season, which is the best cover percentage in the conference.