Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers 4/2/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers 4/2/2021 – Charlotte Hornets are one of the teams that fought their way through in the Eastern Conference play. The Hornets are sitting at fourth place and are keen on making it to the top three. Charlotte will hit the road in this game to square off against the Indiana Pacers from Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Pacers are now holding the ninth position in the Eastern Conference play. Indiana is riding a two-game losing streak and they have a long way to get back on track. The NBA tips predictions are out as these teams battle to increase their overall record.
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers 4/2/2021
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers 4/2/2021 Betting Odds
Charlotte Hornets Betting
The Hornets are one game ahead of the .500 mark with their 24-23 record on the season. Charlotte will look forward to rebound from their last defeat against the Brooklyn Nets. The Hornets scored 89 and gave up 111 in return. Gordon Hayward tossed in 113 points alongside Devonte’ Graham. Both players went on a combined nine for 20 with their field goal attempts. Terry Rozier was the other notable player to contribute 12 points and five boards for the Hornets in their defeat.
Players to watch: T. Rozier SG 44 GP 44 GS 33.5 MIN 20.7 PTS 0.5 OR 3.5 DR 4 REB 3.5 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 1.9 TO 1.8 PF 1.8 AST/TO 19.76 PER
G. Hayward SF 42 GP 42 GS 34.5 MIN 19.9 PTS 0.8 OR 5 DR 5.9 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 1.9 AST/TO 19.1 PER
L. Ball PG 41 GP 21 GS 28.6 MIN 15.9 PTS 1.3 OR 4.5 DR 5.9 REB 6.1 AST 1.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.8 TO 2.8 PF 2.2 AST/TO 20.19 PER.
Indiana Pacers Betting
The Indiana Pacers were once considered a strong team. The Pacers declined drastically after consecutive defeats. The Pacers are holding a 21-25 record on the season and are riding a two-game losing streak. In their last outing, Indiana gave up 92 to Miami Heat and scored just 87 in return. Myles Turner tossed in 15 points after going six for nine with his field-goal attempts. Turner also contributed six boards while Caris LeVert netted 14 points with six assists in their losing effort.
Players to watch: M. Brogdon PG 44 GP 44 GS 35.2 MIN 21.2 PTS 0.8 OR 3.9 DR 4.8 REB 5.9 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.1 TO 1.9 PF 2.7 AST/TO 19.31 PER
D. Sabonis PF 46 GP 46 GS 36.1 MIN 20.2 PTS 2.6 OR 8.8 DR 11.3 REB 6.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 3.4 TO 3.5 PF 1.8 AST/TO 21.66 PER
D. McDermott SF 44 GP 16 GS 25 MIN 13.4 PTS 1 OR 2.8 DR 3.8 REB 1.4 AST 0.3 STL 0.1 BLK 0.9 TO 1.8 PF 1.6 AST/TO 16.91 PER.
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers 4/2/2021 Betting Numbers
Charlotte are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Indiana are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Malik Monk SG Foot left last game, is “?” Friday vs Indiana
Jeremy Lamb SG Toe is “?” Friday vs Charlotte
Charlotte Hornets vs Indiana Pacers Betting Picks
Indiana Pacers are in desperate need of a victory and Domantas Sabonis is expected to return in this game after his quad injury. Back the Pacers to win and cover the basketball betting lines in their favor.
Moneyline: An ML of +140 is out for the Hornets and an ML of -167 is out for the Pacers.
ATS: Look for a spread of +4 (-110) for Charlotte and look for a spread of -4 (-110) for the Pacers.
TOTALs: The total will go over 224.5 (-110) for Charlotte and the same will go under for the Pacers.
Score Prediction: 117 – 113, Pacers