New York Knicks versus Indiana Pacers Pick Prediction Point Spread Over Under Money Line Betting Odds Preview

| March 16, 2012

The New York Knicks will travel in the back half of a home and away series when they face the Indiana Pacers in an NBA pro basketball game on Saturday night.

Tip off time from Indiana is scheduled for 7PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBA League Pass.

The pointspread opened up in this NBA game with the home team Indiana Pacers lined as a -4 point favorite with an over under of 198 points.

The early money has not moved this betting line as the Indiana Pacers remain favored by -4 points. The total has moved down a notch to current line of 197 ½ points.

Indiana Pacers money line bettors will lay –200 odds with the road underdog New York Knicks returning 170 odds to earn the upset win without the aid of getting the points.

The teams will meet for the second time this regular season.

They first met last night where the New York Knicks earned the 115-100 home win against the Indiana Pacers as a -4 ½ point betting favorite.

The over under landed at well over the closing total of 197 points.

The New York Knicks will travel to Indiana with an overall record of 20-24 on the year. The club is 7-14 on the highway.

New York Knicks average 97 points and hits on 44% from the field with 32.3% coming from the three point line. They make 75% of their free throws.

On the defensive end of the court the club surrenders 96 points and 44.4% shooting. Teams convert on 37.2% from three against them.

The Knicks stormed out to the 19 point lead at the half in the blowout win.

New York shot 50.6% from the field with 11 of 25 from the three point line. They had five more rebounds than the Pacers.

Tyler Chandler led the Knicks with 16 points with 8 of 11 shooting and seven rebounds.

J.R. Smith contributed with 16 points and dished out three assists as he made 6 of his 11 shots.

Jeremy Lin had 13 points and five assists on 3 of 7 shooting from the floor.

New York forced 18 Indiana Pacers turnovers in the win.

New York Knicks versus Indiana Pacers Pick

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The Indiana Pacers will play host to the New York Knicks with a mark of 25-17 this season. The club is 13-5 at home.

Indiana puts up 95 points and hits on 43.2% shooting from the floor with 36.3% from three. The Pacers make 77.4% of their free throws.

On defense the Pacers allow 92 points and 43.1% shooting. Clubs make 34.5% from the three point line against them.

Point guard Darren Collison led the Pacers with 15 points and four assists on 4 of 7 shooting.

A.J. Price off the bench had 14 points as he made 4 of 8 of his shots and 3 of 4 from three.

Dahntay Jones contributed with 13 points on 3 of 6 makes from the field.

Indiana’s defense crumbled allowing the Knicks 52 points in the paint and fell behind by as much as 32 points in defeat.

Trend: New York Knicks are 3-0 ATS in their past three games.

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