Charlotte Hornets (18-17) plays the Indiana Pacers (14-20) at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse in a collision at the Eastern Conference on Wednesday night. Will Malcolm Brogdon and the Pacers win their first match against the Hornets since February 25, 2020?
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers news
When it comes to the fight in the meeting tonight, the wasps are 21-14 against the 2021-22 NBA regular season spread, while the Pacers are 16-17-1 against the spread. The tip-off time for this contest is 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time). The game can be seen live at Bally Sports Indiana, Bally Sports Midwest, Bally Sports South, NBA League Pass, and Bally Sports Southeast. Looking at the Land of Basketball database, these two competing teams have always played 119 times during the regular season. Indiana is 70-49 against Charlotte.
However, the wasp was a perfect 4-0 in the last four matches. On November 19, 2021, at the second meeting of the season, Charlotte won 121-118 at Spectrum Center. In other news, Hornets head coach James Bolego told media reporters that small forward Jalen McDaniels could take over Miles Bridges in a match against the Pacers tonight. This season, third-year players average 6.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game. His field goal shooting rate is also 52.2%.
James Bolego said Jalen McDaniels can resume at the Miles Bridges location # Hornets Play with Indiana tomorrow. He liked how McDaniels fit into the first group last night. He also said he could get smaller and match the larger Pacers with them.
— Rodboone (@rodboone) December 28, 2021
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers Betting lines and odds
Sports book: BetOnline
Top / bottom: 229
Point spread: Pacers-3 (-105)
Best money line: Hornets +125, Hornets-145
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers Injury report
Hornets: PF Miles Bridges (Suspicious) | PF PJ Washington (Suspicious) | SG Scottie Lewis (Suspicious)
Pacers: SF Jeremy Lamb (probably) | SF TJ Warren (indefinitely) | PG TJ McConnell (indefinitely) | PG Malcolm Brogdon (suspicious)
Hornets will leave Miles Bridges, PJ Washington and Scottie Lewis in Indy on Wednesday night. All three are included in the Health and Safety Protocol.
I think Brogdon and Ram are suspicious. They are every day.
— Scott Agness (@ScottAgness) December 28, 2021
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers preview
In addition, on Monday, when the Hornets defeated the Rockets at home 123-99, guard Terry Rozier led the team to score points, scoring 27 points in 27 minutes. Kelly Oubre Jr. finished the performance with 18 points and 3.0 rebounds in 30 minutes on the court. Charlotte scored a total of 64 points in the first half. The rocket has some road losses, but this was still a great victory for the Hornets.
Needless to say, they beat the Rockets 50-38 in the free throw lane. Charlotte shot 47 to 88 (53.4%) from the field and 18 to 41 (43.9%) from behind the arc. After this victory, the team won a series of games. However, they have won only 4 out of the last 10 contests. Wasps are 9-4 at home, 9-13 away, and 10-12 ATS on the road this season.
According to ESPN’s Basketball Power Index, the Pacers have a 50.7% chance of winning.
As for the Pacers, on Sunday’s 113-105 road loss with the Bulls, guard Caris LeVert scored the team’s best 27 points in 39 minutes of action. Forward Myles Turner also contributed 19 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 36 minutes. Indiana rebounded Chicago 45-40 and scored 62 points on the key, but the team’s defensive efforts were not sufficient.
Further review of the box score game statistics, they shot 94 to 41 (43.6%) from the floor and 30 to 8 (26.7%) from the three-point range. In addition, the Pacers surrendered 63 points in the first half. Currently, the team has won 5 of the last 10 games. This season, Indiana is 3-13 away, 11-7 is at home and 10-7-1ATS is at home.
Starting lineup forecast
Hornets: PG LaMelo Ball | SG Terry Rozier | SF Gordon Hayward | PF Jalen McDaniels | C Mason Plumlee
Pacers: PG Malcolm Brogdon | SG Chris Duarte | SF Caris LeVert | PF Domantas Sabonis | C Myles Turner
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers predict
In addition, tonight’s in-meeting contest total is set at 229. Regarding spread consensus, 59% of bettors predict that the Hornets will cover spreads at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse.As for the total consensus of points, 64% of gamblers expect the total to advance. under 229. So far, Charlotte is 6-2 as a favorite, 12-15, 10-12 ATS as a weak, while Indiana is 10-11 as a favorite, 4-9, 10-7-1 ATS as a weak. .. At home.
In the case of imperative Betting trends, Wasps are 9-3 ATS in the last 12 performances. They are also 4-1 ATS in the last five contests with the Pacers. Next, Charlotte has faced Indiana 4 to 1 in the team’s last five matches, and the team has recorded a 7 to 3 ATS in the last 10 games. Finally, when I played the Pacers at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse, I was below the total in 10 of the last 11 contests.
As for the Pacers, it’s 1-4 ATS in the last 5 performances. Also, 10 out of the last 15 contests have exceeded the total. And Indiana is 5-1SU at home in the team’s last six games. Next, the Pacers are 0-4-1 ATS in the last five games against their Southeast Division opponents. Consider these betting statistics and consider choosing the Pacers to win and cover spreads. If you want to test your knowledge of sports betting, Handicap betting guide.
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers Betting pick
Choose the Pacers to win, they will cover the spread and the total will be less than 229.Indiana is a 3 point favorite at home BetOnline..
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