Boston Celtics vs. Indiana Pacers predicted lineup and injury new as…

The Boston Celtics (3-0) will try to continue a three-game winning streak when they host the Indiana Pacers (2-1) at 7:30 PM ET on Wednesday, November 1, 2023 at TD Garden. The game airs on NBCS-BOS and BSIN.

The Celtics hit the court as double-digit favorites against the Pacers. The Celtics are favored by 11.5 points.

Celtics vs. Pacers Betting Odds

NBA odds courtesy of BetMGM Sportsbook. Odds updated Tuesday at 7:42 PM ET. For a full list of sports betting odds, access USA TODAY Sports Betting Scores Odds Hub.

  • Spread: Boston -11.5
  • Moneyline: Boston -575, Indiana +425

Prediction

  • Pick ATS: Pacers (+ 11.5)
  • Prediction:
    Celtics 120 – Pacers 112

Moneyline

  • Boston was favored on the moneyline 72 total times last season. It went 51-21 in those games.
  • When playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -575 or shorter last year, Boston had a record of 9-3 (75%).
  • Based on this game’s moneyline, Boston’s implied win probability is 85.2%.
  • Indiana was underdogs in 61 games last season and won 23 (37.7%) of those contests.
  • Last season, Indiana won three of its six games when it was the underdog by at least +425 on the moneyline.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that Indiana has a 19.0% chance to win.

Against the spread

  • Last year, the Celtics recorded just 1.6 fewer points per game (117.9) than the Pacers gave up (119.5).
  • Boston went 29-10-2 against the spread and 38-3 overall last season when scoring more than 119.5 points.
  • When it scored more than 111.4 points last season, Indiana went 32-18-2 against the spread and 30-22 overall.
  • Boston’s record was 35-17-1 against the spread and 43-10 overall when it gave up fewer than 116.3 points last season.
  • Last season, the Celtics were at the fourth spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (117.9 PPG), while the Pacers allowed the 29th-fewest points per game (119.5) in the league.
  • Indiana’s squad was the 10th-ranked scoring team (116.3 PPG) in the NBA a season ago, while Boston ranked fourth in terms of allowing points per game (111.4).
  • The Celtics totaled 535 more points than their opponents last season (6.5 per game on average), while the Pacers were out-scored by 261 total points (3.2 per game average differential).

How to watch Celtics vs. Pacers

  • Game Day: Wednesday, November 1, 2023
  • Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: NBCS-BOS and BSIN
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Arena: TD Garden
  • TV Channel: Bally Sports
  • Live stream: Watch on Fubo!
  • NBA League Pass: The most live games plus NBA TV. Free trial

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*