Pacers vs Bulls: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 15, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 14, 2021 - Last Updated on February 15, 2021

The Indiana Pacers (14-13) host the Chicago Bulls (10-15) in a matchup of Central Division teams at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, tipping off at 7:00 PM ET on Monday, February 15, 2021. The Pacers are 5.5-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the squads this season. The over/under for the matchup is set at 229.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from FanDuel Sportsbook as of February 14, 2021, 4:42 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

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Injury Report as of February 14

Pacers:
T.J. Warren: Out (Foot),
Caris LeVert: Out (Kidney)

Bulls:
Otto Porter Jr.: Day To Day (Back),
Chandler Hutchison: Out (Personal),
Wendell Carter Jr.: Out (Quad),
Lauri Markkanen: Out (Shoulder)

Pacers and Bulls Records ATS

  • Indiana’s record against the spread is 13-14 this season.
  • The Pacers are 3-1 against the spread in 2020-21 when they are at least a 5.5-point favorite.
  • Indiana and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 55.6% of its games this season (15/27).
  • Chicago has outperformed the spread so far this season with a record of 14-11.
  • Chicago and its opponents have typically hit the over this season, doing so in 56% (14) of its 25 games played.

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Head to Head

The Pacers got a team-high 23 points out of TJ Warren on the way to a 125-106 victory over Zach LaVine (17 points) and the Bulls in their last matchup on December 26, 2020. The Pacers were 6-point favorites in the game and covered the spread in the win. The teams combined to score 231 total points to go over the 223.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
12/26/2020 Pacers Bulls -6 223.5 -241 195 Regular Season 125-106 IND


Scoring Trends

  • Indiana’s games this season have gone over the point total for Monday’s matchup total (229.5 points) in 37% of opportunities (10 out of 27 matchups).
  • 13 Chicago games this year (52% of its matchups) finished with a final score higher than Monday’s point total of 229.5 points.
  • This season the average total for Pacers games is 223.8 points, 5.7 fewer than the over/under of 229.5 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 1.3 points separates the average total points bet in Bulls’ games (230.8 points) and this matchup’s over/under (229.5 points).
  • The Pacers have an average implied point total of 113.1 this season, which is 4.9 points lower than their implied total in Monday’s game (118).
  • Indiana has outscored its implied point total for this matchup (118) nine times this season.
  • The Bulls’ average implied point total on the season (116.6 points) is 4.6 points higher than their implied total in this matchup (112 points).
  • Chicago has totaled more than 112 points in 15 games on the season.
  • The Pacers are the NBA’s 15th-highest scoring team (112.7 PPG), while the Bulls allow their opponents the 27th-fewest points per game (116.1) in the league.
  • The Pacers have totaled 46 more points than their opponents this season (1.7 per game on average), while the Bulls have been out-scored by 35 total points (1.4 per game average differential).

Pacers Leaders

  • The Pacers scoring leader is Malcolm Brogdon, who averages 21.1 points per game.
  • Brogdon’s PRA prop total for the game is listed at 28.5, 3.5 lower than his season average of 32.0.
  • Indiana is led in rebounding by Domantas Sabonis’ 11.5 rebounds per game and assisting by T.J. McConnell’s 6.8 assists per game .
  • McConnell’s PRA prop over/under for the contest is set at 13.5, 1.9 lower than his season average of 15.4.
  • Brogdon is the top three-point shooter for the Pacers, hitting 2.6 per game.
  • Brogdon’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 1.1 shots lower than his season average of 2.6.
  • Indiana’s steals leader is McConnell, who grabs 1.8 per game. Myles Turner leads the team averaging 3.4 blocks a game.
  • Turner’s blocks prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.9 blocks lower than his season average of 3.4.

Bulls Leaders

  • The Bulls leader in scoring is LaVine with 28.1 points per game. He also adds 5.4 rebounds per game and 5.3 assists per game.
  • LaVine’s points prop over/under for the game is set at 28.5, 0.4 points greater than his season average of 28.1.
  • Wendell Carter Jr. (8.0 rebounds per game) and Coby White (5.4 assists per game) are the Chicago leaders in rebounds and assists.
  • White’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 25.5, equal to his season average of 25.5.
  • LaVine is tops from three-point range for the Bulls, hitting 3.6 threes per game.
  • LaVine’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.1 shots less than his season average of 3.6.
  • Thaddeus Young is at the top of Chicago’s steals hierarchy with 1.3 steals per game and Daniel Gafford leads the squad in blocks with 1.3 per game.
  • Young’s steals prop over/under for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.2 steals greater than his season average of 1.3.

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