Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Prediction, Pick and Preview, February 5 (2/5): NBA
- Tactical Picks
- Feb 5, 2023, 12:36:55 PM
|Time||5:00 p.m. EST|
|Pacers money line||+155|
|Pacers spread||+4 (-110)|
|Cavaliers money line||-175|
|Cavaliers spread||-4 (-110)|
|Over / under||225|
2022-2023 season stats
|Indiana Pacers||Cleveland Cavaliers|
|Home / road record||17-11||10-16|
|Points per game||115.00||111.00|
|Points allowed per game||117.33||106.67|
|Rebounds per game||40.00||43.00|
|Rebounds allowed per game||43.67||43.33|
|Over / under record||25-29||25-29|
The Indiana Pacers continue at home and will host the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse on Sunday. These teams already faced each other twice so far this season and they're tied 1-1.
The Pacers are ranking 3rd in the Central Division and get here with a 25-29 record with a 17-11 record at home so far. Indiana is sixth in the NBA with 26.3 assists per game. Tyrese Haliburton leads the Pacers averaging 10.2.
Buddy Hield is shooting 42.5% from beyond the arc with 3.8 made 3-pointers per game for the Pacers, while averaging 17.4 points. Bennedict Mathurin is averaging 18.5 points over the last 10 games for Indiana.
In their last 10 games the Pacers are 2-8, averaging 112.8 points, 41.8 rebounds, 24.7 assists, 9.0 steals and 5.7 blocks per game while shooting 45.7% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 120.9 points per game.
The Cavaliers get here with a 32-22 record and are 10-16 on the road this season ranking 2nd in the Central Division. Cleveland ranks sixth in the Eastern Conference shooting 36.7% from deep.
Darius Garland is averaging 21.4 points and 7.8 assists for the Cavaliers. Mitchell is averaging 23.4 points and 3.2 rebounds while shooting 46.7% over the last 10 games for Cleveland.
In their last 10 games the Cavaliers are 5-5, averaging 111.8 points, 39.5 rebounds, 29.3 assists, 8.4 steals and 5.5 blocks per game while shooting 50.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 106.4 points.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 7 games.
Cleveland are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against Indiana.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cleveland's last 13 games when playing on the road against Indiana.
Indiana are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indiana's last 7 games.
Indiana are 2-11 SU in their last 13 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Indiana's last 6 games against Cleveland.
The Cavs have been up and down lately as they're 5-5 in their last 10 games and have struggled on the road as they have lost 3 of their last 4 games away from home. The Pacers just got their best player back in Haliburton and are coming from a win against the Kings. They already beat the Cavs earlier this season at home so 4 points are a gift. Give me the Pacers.
PICK: Pacers +4 (-110)
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