Spurs vs. Pacers Prediction
Following their loss Sunday in New York, are the Spurs a good bet to beat the Pacers tonight at 7:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Pacers are now 2.5-point home underdogs versus the Spurs after opening as a 4.5-point dog. As for the total, the number hit the board at 209.5 and has been bet down to 207.
SAN ANTONIO KEY TRENDS: The Spurs are a perfect 4-0 against the spread in their last four games playing on zero rest and are 5-1 against the number in their last six games when playing an opponent with a winning record. They've also cashed in nine of their last 13 games when playing Eastern Conference foes.
INDIANA KEY TRENDS: The Pacers are 4-1 against the spread in their last five home games when playing a team with a road winning percentage of greater than .600. They're also 9-4 against the number in their last 13 games playing on one day of rest. That said, they're 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games when playing a team with a winning record.
OUR PREDICTION: The best play on the board is the under, which is 5-1 in the last six meetings between these two teams in Indiana and 4-1 in the last five meetings overall. The under is also 5-1 in the Spurs' last six games and is 4-1 in their last five games when playing on no rest. On the other side, the under is 6-2 in the Pacers' last eight games playing on one day of rest and 8-2 in their last 10 home games versus a team with a winning road record.
MONDAY NBA PREDICTION: SPURS/PACERS UNDER 207