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Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 5/10/2021 NBA Picks and Previews

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Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 5-10-2021 NBA Picks and Previews

Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 5/10/2021 – The Indiana Pacers is coming from a very critical loss but they have time to recover before the season ends. This team is set to go on the road for their next game to battle the Cleveland Cavaliers this coming Monday, May 10 at the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Cleveland, Ohio. The match will start at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time and the live stream is made available for their online live stream subscribers. Bally Sports Ohio and Bally Sports Indiana will be handling the television broadcast. The Indiana Pacers are coming in this match carrying a huge advantage in NBA odds over the lottery bound Cleveland Cavaliers.

Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 5/10/2021

When: May 10, 2021 7:30 PM ET
Where: Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse, Cleveland, Ohio
TV: Bally Sports Ohio | Bally Sports Indiana
Stream: NBA League Pass

Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 5/10/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Indiana Pacers -2.5 (-111) 227.5 o (-110) -138
Cleveland Cavaliers +2.5 (-111) 227.5 u (-110) +115
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Indiana Pacers Betting

The Indiana Pacers had a tough one point overtime loss against the Washington Wizards during their most recent game with the final score at 132-133. Domantas Sabonis gave it all by doing a triple-double of 30 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists while Caris LeVert tallied 35 points, 14 rebounds, eight assists, three triples and two steals. Eric Sumner started at the point guard position and contributed 13 points along with Oshae Brissett with 12 points and four rebounds. Doug McDermott had a tough night shooting the three but was able to contribute 11 points, two rebounds and an assist.

Players to watch: M. Brogdon PG 56 GP 56 GS 34.5 MIN 21.2 PTS 1 OR 4.2 DR 5.3 REB 5.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 2 PF 2.9 AST/TO 18.19 PER

C. LeVert SG 31 GP 31 GS 32.7 MIN 20.7 PTS 0.7 OR 4 DR 4.7 REB 4.5 AST 1.5 STL 0.7 BLK 2 TO 2.4 PF 2.2 AST/TO 17.53 PER

D. Sabonis PF 58 GP 58 GS 36 MIN 20.5 PTS 2.4 OR 9.4 DR 11.8 REB 6.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.5 BLK 3.5 TO 3.3 PF 1.9 AST/TO 20.68 PER.

Cleveland Cavaliers Betting

The Cleveland Cavaliers were not able to compete well against the Dallas Mavericks during their last game and got blown away by 27 points, 124-97. Collin Sexton was the team’s best player doing 24 points, seven assists and three rebounds. Bulk of the Cavs’ scoring came off the bench. Mifioundu Kabengele led the bench mob with 14 points, four rebounds and an assist while Brodric Thomans tallied 13 points, three rebounds and two triples. Rookie Damyean Dotson also chipped in with 10 points. Isaac Okoro as the starting point guard had 12 points but shot 30% from the field.

Players to Watch: C. Sexton PG 55 GP 55 GS 35.7 MIN 24.4 PTS 1 OR 2.2 DR 3.2 REB 4.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 2.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 17.99 PER

D. Garland PG 53 GP 50 GS 33.5 MIN 17.7 PTS 0.4 OR 2 DR 2.4 REB 6.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 3.1 TO 2.1 PF 2 AST/TO 14.32 PER

J. Allen C 46 GP 35 GS 30.2 MIN 13.5 PTS 3.1 OR 6.8 DR 9.9 REB 1.7 AST 0.5 STL 1.5 BLK 1.5 TO 1.5 PF 1.1 AST/TO 20.65 PER.

Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 5/10/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Indiana Pacers

The total has gone OVER in 7 of Indiana’s last 8 games.
Indiana are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
Indiana are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against Cleveland.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Indiana’s last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Indiana’s last 6 games when playing on the road against Cleveland.
Indiana are 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Pacers are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
Indiana are 3-8 SU in their last 11 games played in May.

Cleveland Cavaliers

Cleveland are 0-10 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 5 games.
Cleveland are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 6 games against Indiana.
Cleveland are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 6 games when playing at home against Indiana.
Cleveland are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
Cavaliers are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Cleveland are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 6 games played in May.

Injuries

Indiana Pacers

Jeremy Lamb SG Knee is “?” Monday vs Cleveland
Jakarr Sampson SF Concussion is out indefinitely
T.J. Warren PF Foot is out for season
Myles Turner C Toe is out indefinitely
Malcolm Brogdon PG Hamstring is “?” Monday vs Cleveland

Cleveland Cavaliers

Matthew Dellavedova PG Neck is “?” Monday vs Indiana
Larry Nance Jr. PF Thumb is out indefinitely
Taurean Prince SF Ankle is out for season
Isaiah Hartenstein PF Head is “?” Monday vs Indiana
Cedi Osman SF Ankle is “?” Monday vs Indiana
Dylan Windler SF Knee is out indefinitely
Darius Garland PG Ankle is “?” Monday vs Indiana
Lamar Stevens SF Concussion is “?” Monday vs Indiana

Head-to-Head
Indiana Pacers Cleveland Cavaliers
28-39-0 Against the Spread 24-43-0
41-25-1 Straight Up 30-35-2
115 Points per Game 104
115 Points Allowed per Game 112
47.36 Offensive FG% 45.22
79.21 Offensive FT% 74.42
36.17 Offensive 3PT% 33.76
46.92 Defensive FG% 48.45
78.26 Defensive FT% 77.79
36.76 Defensive 3PT% 38.31

Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Picks

The Indiana Pacers have been steady in their current playoff position and a win will help them relax before the play-in tournament. The Cleveland Cavaliers are seen as the underdogs in this matchup in online betting and will be the riskier pick.

Moneyline: The Cavaliers as the home team are given an ML of +115 while the Pacers is at -138 if they take this win on the road.

ATS: It is a wide 2.5 points across the spread with the Cavaliers getting the +2.5 while the Pacers sit at -2.5.

TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is at 227.5 with the Pacers going over and the Cavaliers are under.

Score Prediction: 116 – 113, Pacers