NBA 2k20 Sim: Indiana Pacers vs Miami Heat 7/11/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Indiana Pacers vs Miami Heat 7/11/2020 – This is a match between two defensive-minded teams that reside in the NBA Eastern Conference as the Indiana Pacers step inside the same court as the Miami Heat. This match is going to happen this Saturday, July 11 and it can be seen on Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The Indiana Pacers are fifth in the east. They are holding on to a 39-26 record and they did it without Victor Oladipo. Meanwhile, the Miami Heat are just two games above them at 41-24. If the playoffs started now, these two teams will meet up in the first round. It is seen by NBA Games Today Odds that even with a healthy roster, the Indiana Pacers are the underdogs to the Miami Heat.
Indiana Pacers vs Miami Heat 7/11/2020
Indiana Pacers vs Miami Heat 7/11/2020 Betting Odds
Indiana Pacers Betting
The Indiana Pacers found a gem in Domantas Sabonis who at 85 overall rating made his first appearance in the NBA All-Star Game. Victor Oladipo missed most of the season and along with Malcolm Brogdon, they both have an 83 overall. TJ Warren adds dimension to their offense and this three-level scorer and he can provide buckets when he touches the ball at 82 overall. Myles Turner is the man in the paint for the Pacers and this interior force is at 79. Jeremy Lamb is a 79 overall player and he gives the team some depth as a six-foot-five slasher. Doug McDermott and TJ McConnell each has a 77 overall while TJ Leaf and Justin Holiday at 76 round up the core rotation of the team.
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat has returned to contention in the east and much credit to Jimmy Butler who instilled a winning culture to the team with his 88 overall. He and Bam Adebayo made it to the NBA All-Star Game and the young center is at 86 overall. Goran Dragic comes off from the bench of the Heat. He leads the league as the main candidate for sixth man of the year at 81 overall. Kendrick Nunn, Derrick Jones Jr. and Kelly Olynyk each add more firepower to the loaded offensive line of the team. Rookie Duncan Robinson is a steal in the draft as the Heat scored a stretch four who can shoot well from the three-point line. Tyler Herro is another high energy rookie addition and Andre Iguodala adds the championship experience with each both at 76 overall.
Indiana Pacers vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
This is going to be an exciting match and at the same time, Relentless Sportsbook predicts it will be very close between both teams. Having the higher record and a more cohesive roster, Miami is the safer bet but Indiana is capable of pulling a victory as well.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Pacers for this match is -105 while having the edge in this match puts the Heat at -125.
ATS: It is a tight 1.5 points across the spread for both teams with the Pacers at +1.5 while the Heat are at -1.5.
TOTALs: 96.5 points is the given total for this match with the Pacers and Heat likely to go over.
Score Prediction: 101 – 98 Heat