Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions
The Philadelphia 76ers are fighting to retain the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference points table. Philadelphia 76ers has already qualified for the playoffs. They are on the top spot of the Eastern Conference. They are one of the three teams from Eastern Conference who have already made into playoffs.
Win in the last game against Pistons have pushed their winning streak to eight games. With 5 more games to play, Philadelphia 76ers will be looking to cement their top spot in Eastern Conference points table.
The Indiana Pacers are placed 10th in the Western Conference points table. They are coming of a loss against Wizards in the previous match. The Indiana Pacers exhibited a beautiful display of winning basketball against the 76ers in their previous outing with 3 players scoring in double digits and thereby registering their 27th win.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions: Match Details
Scheduled Date and Time: 12th May, 5:30
Host Team: Indiana Pacers, Bankers Life fieldhouse
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FiveThirtyEight predicts a win for Philadelphia 76ers. However, Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated. The latest Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions will be updated on game day.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
Philadelphia 76ers are set to play their 68th match of the NBA season against Indiana Pacers on Bankers Life fieldhouse. They sit atop in the Eastern Conference with 45 wins and 21 losses and currently are enjoying eight-game winning streak at home.
Philadelphia 76ers are one of three teams from Eastern Conference who have already made into playoffs. In last 10 games, they have maintained a win-loss record of 8-2. Looking at their record playing against Eastern conference teams, they have a record of 10-2. They have won 20 games and lost 14 playing away from home. Philadelphia 76ers currently occupy 1st spot in points table.
The Philadelphia 76ers escaped with an overtime victory over spurs on Sunday night thanks to the heroics of Ben Simmons who tipped in a miss at the buzzer. The win vaulted Philadelphia back into the No. 1 seed with eight games left in the season. The Indiana Pacers will likely be outmatched either way and lose the game.
Indiana Pacers on the other hand will have to put in major effort in order to keep their hopes of making in to playoffs alive. They have lost more games than what they have won. Of 67 games so far, they have lost 36 games and won 31 games. Their latest defeat came against Wizards on Sunday night. In last 10 games that they played this season, they have maintained a 50-50 win-loss record. They have won five and lost five. They will be looking forward to taking advantage of home crowd and return to their winning streak on Tuesday.
Against the team from their own conference, the Pacers have won 17 games while lost 21 games. Their away record has been better than their home campaigns this season. On road, they have 19 wins this season and have lost 15 games while playing at home they have lost 21 games and have won just 12 games. Despite having a bad record while hosting teams, Indiana Pacers will be looking forward to better their home record when they face Brooklyn Nets.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-Head
The head-to-head record between the two teams suggest, Philadelphia 76ers having an edge over Indiana Pacers. The two teams have played a total of 185 games in regular season. Philadelphia 76ers have been successful on103 occasions while Indiana Pacers have won 82 games.
The Philadelphia 76ers have done well against the Indiana Pacers this season. They defeated Pacers on both occasions.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to watch
Tyrese Maxey is an important shooting guard who was on the pitch for 35 minutes in his last outing where he managed just 4 assist and 22 points.
Matisse Thybulle is a shooting guard who was on the pitch for 19 minutes in his last outing where he managed just 2 assist, 2 rebounds.
Joel Embiid who plays as the centre and power forward has a field goal percentage of 51. 2 and a free throw percentage of 85.3. He was the prime contributor in the last outing with 29 points.
Jerami Grant is averaging 22.5 points, 4.6 rebounds and 2.8 assists so far this season.
Caris Levert an important Point Guard for Pacers played for 41 minutes with 8 assists and 14 rebounds in his last outing.
Another crucial Point guard for Pacers D Sabonis managed to score 30 points from 13 assists and 13 rebounds in the last match.
Oshae Brissett central player for pacers was on field for 24 minutes and scored 12 points with 4 rebounds against Wizards.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
Philadelphia 76ers have been on top of their performance this season. Tuesday night they will be up against Pacers. According to FiveThirtyEight, the 76ers have a chance of 89% to secure a win with the visiting team was given only 11% chance.
Looking the outright prediction for this season’s NBA, Brooklyn Nets is favorite to win this season’s NBA. Philadelphia 76ers on the other hand is 5th favorite as per Smarkets and 6th as per Oddschecker. Indiana Pacers fails to feature among Top-10 teams who could win this season’s NBA.