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Indiana Pacers vs New York Knicks 2/27/2021 Odds Picks and Previews

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Indiana Pacers vs New York Knicks 2-27-2021 Odds Picks and Previews

Indiana Pacers vs New York Knicks 2/27/2021 – The Indiana Pacers are on back-to-back losses and are hoping to avoid entering a losing streak. Their next game will be against 90’s league rival New York Knicks and both teams are set to clash this Saturday, February 27. The basketball mecca at the Madison Square Garden in New York City will be the battleground for this game and it tips off at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. FOX Sports Indiana and MSG will be the official broadcast partners while the same feed can be seen through online live streaming in NBA League Pass. This is going to be close as seen in NBA Game Odds but the edge is given to the Indiana Pacers than the New York Knicks.

Indiana Pacers vs New York Knicks 2/27/2021

When: February 27, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York
TV: MSG | FOX Sports Indiana
Stream: NBA League Pass

Indiana Pacers vs New York Knicks 2/27/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Indiana Pacers -1 (-110) 216.5 o (-110) -111
New York Knicks +1 (-110) 216.5 u (-110) -105
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Indiana Pacers Betting

The Indiana Pacers are coming in this game from back-to-back losses against the Golden State Warriors and the most recent were with the Boston Celtics. Their record is now at 15-16 and just barely making it into the playoff picture at 8th place. Domantas Sabonis has been inserted to the NBA Eastern Conference All-Star roster to replace Kevin Durant. He gave his team 24 points, nine assists and six rebounds against the Celtics. Justin Holiday followed his efforts with 19 points and five three-pointers while Myles Turner dominated the paint with 17 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks.

Players to watch: D. Sabonis PF 31 GP 31 GS 36.5 MIN 21.6 PTS 2.7 OR 8.8 DR 11.5 REB 5.8 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 3.4 TO 3.6 PF 1.7 AST/TO 20.79 PER

M. Brogdon PG 31 GP 31 GS 35.9 MIN 21.4 PTS 0.8 OR 4 DR 4.8 REB 6.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.9 PF 3.1 AST/TO 17.82 PER

M. Turner C 29 GP 29 GS 31.4 MIN 13.4 PTS 1.3 OR 5.4 DR 6.7 REB 1 AST 1.1 STL 3.4 BLK 1.3 TO 3.7 PF 0.8 AST/TO 16.82 PER.

New York Knicks Betting

The New York Knicks are just above the Indiana Pacers right now in the NBA Eastern Conference standings with 16-17 and they are currently tied with the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat. This team is coming off from a blowout victory over the Sacramento Kings on a high-scoring affair, 140-121. Immanuel Quickley is the top scorer for the team and he came off the bench with 25 points. Alec Burks was not far behind with 24 points along with five three pointers. Julius Randle has been the anchor for this team and he gave the Knicks 21 points, 14 rebounds and four assists in 30 minutes of playing time.

Players to Watch: J. Randle PF 33 GP 33 GS 36.5 MIN 23.2 PTS 1.5 OR 9.5 DR 11 REB 5.5 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 3.3 TO 3.2 PF 1.7 AST/TO 20.71 PER

R. Barrett SG 33 GP 33 GS 33.3 MIN 16.1 PTS 1.3 OR 4.8 DR 6.2 REB 2.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 1.9 TO 2.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 12.68 PER

E. Payton PG 32 GP 32 GS 28 MIN 12.4 PTS 1.3 OR 2.4 DR 3.7 REB 3.7 AST 0.6 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 2 PF 2 AST/TO 12.15 PER.

Indiana Pacers vs New York Knicks 2/27/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Indiana Pacers

Indiana are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Indiana’s last 5 games.
Indiana are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games.
Pacers are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against New York.
Indiana are 9-2 SU in their last 11 games against New York.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Indiana’s last 9 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indiana’s last 6 games when playing on the road against New York.
Indiana are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games this season.
Pacers are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Indiana are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.

New York Knicks

New York are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of New York’s last 15 games.
New York are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York’s last 6 games against Indiana.
New York are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York’s last 6 games when playing at home against Indiana.
New York are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of New York’s last 10 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
New York are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
New York are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games played in February.

Injuries

Indiana Pacers

T.J. Warren PF Foot is out indefinitely
Caris LeVert SF Kidney is out indefinitely

New York Knicks

Elfrid Payton PG Hamstring is downgraded to doubtful Saturday vs Indiana
Mitchell Robinson C Hand is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Indiana Pacers New York Knicks
14-16-0 Against the Spread 18-15-0
16-13-1 Straight Up 11-22-0
113 Points per Game 105
112 Points Allowed per Game 104
47.41 Offensive FG% 45.17
77.62 Offensive FT% 77.52
36.73 Offensive 3PT% 36.43
45.92 Defensive FG% 43.28
78.92 Defensive FT% 76.68
37.39 Defensive 3PT% 32.49

Indiana Pacers vs New York Knicks Betting Picks

The New York Knicks may be short-handed with Elfrid Payton out with an injury but this team is loaded with guards with the addition of Derrick Rose. Even if Online Sportsbook puts them as the underdog against the Indiana Pacers, the New York Knicks are a good risk to take.

Moneyline: The Knicks at their home court is given the ML of -105 while the visiting Pacers are at -111.

ATS: It is just a point in between both teams across the spread. The Knicks have +1 while the Pacers are -1.

TOTALs: 216.5 points is the given total for this matchup. Pacers are the team over and the Knicks are under.

Score Prediction: 111 – 108, Pacers