Pacers vs Hornets: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 29, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 29, 2021

The Charlotte Hornets (7-11) host the Indiana Pacers (11-7) after losing three home games in a row. The Pacers are favored by  in the matchup, which starts at 7:00 PM ET on Friday, January 29. The over/under is in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from William Hill Sportsbook as of January 28, 2021, 7:25 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Pacers vs Hornets Betting Odds

Pacers vs Hornets Props

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Injury Report as of January 29

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

Hornets: None

Pacers and Hornets Records ATS

  • Indiana has compiled a 10-8 record against the spread this season.
  • The Pacers have a losing record against the spread when favored by at least 3 points, going 4-5 this season.
  • Indiana and its opponents have hit the over in 11 of 18 games this season (61.1%).
  • So far this season, Charlotte has maintained an even 9-9 record ATS.
  • The Hornets only hold a 1-4 record against the spread this season when they enter a game as at least a 3-point underdog.
  • Charlotte and its opponents have typically been held under the total points bet this season, only reaching the over in 44.4% (8) of their 18 games played.

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Head to Head

The Pacers got a team-high 28 points from Doug McDermott on the way to a 116-106 victory over Terry Rozier (20 points) and the Hornets in their last matchup on January 27. The Pacers were 3-point favorites in the game and covered the spread in the win. The teams scored 222 total points to cover the 221-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/27/2021 Pacers Hornets -3 221 -144 121 Regular Season 116-106 IND*
  • 1/27/2021 DNP – Pacers: TJ Warren

Scoring Trends

  • Indiana’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Friday’s matchup total (220 points) in 12 out of 18 opportunities (66.7% of matchups).
  • In Charlotte’s games this year, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Friday’s matchup total in seven out of 18 matchups (38.9%).
  • The Pacers have seen a 224.6 average over/under in their games this season, 4.6 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • Hornets’ games have an over/under of 217.3 points this season, 2.7 points fewer than the total points bet for this contest.
  • The average implied total for the Pacers this season is 112.6 points, 0.6 more points than their implied total of 112 points in Friday’s game.
  • This season, Indiana has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (112) 11 times.
  • The Hornets’ average implied point total on the season (113.4 points) is 4.4 points higher than their implied total in this matchup (109 points).
  • Charlotte has scored more than 109 points in eight games this season.
  • The Pacers are at the seventh spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (113.7 PPG), while the Hornets allow the ninth-fewest points per game (109.7) in the league.
  • The Pacers have totaled a total of 51 more points than their opponents this year (an average of 2.8 per game), while the Hornets have been out-scored by opponents on average this year (by 36 total points, -2 per game).

Pacers Leaders

  • Malcolm Brogdon leads the Pacers in scoring (22.8 points per game) and assisting (7.1 assists per game).
  • Brogdon’s assists prop over/under for the game is set at 7.5 assists, 0.4 assists higher than his season average of 7.1.
  • Domantas Sabonis paces Indiana with 12.3 rebounds per game.
  • Sabonis’ rebounding prop over/under for the contest is set at 11.5 boards, 0.8 rebounds less than his season average of 12.3.
  • Brogdon knocks down 2.9 threes per game to lead the Pacers.
  • Brogdon’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 1.4 shots lower than his season average of 2.9.
  • T.J. McConnell leads the team with 1.7 steals per game. Myles Turner collects 4.1 blocks an outing to pace Indiana.
  • Turner’s blocks prop total for the game is set at 2.5, 1.6 blocks lower than his season average of 4.1.

Hornets Leaders

  • Gordon Hayward owns the Hornets top spot in scoring with 23.6 points per game and also tacks on 5.1 rebounds and 3.6 assists per contest.
  • Hayward’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 27.5, 4.8 less than his season average of 32.3.
  • Bismack Biyombo (6.9 rebounds per game) and Devonte’ Graham (6.1 assists per game) are the Charlotte leaders in rebounds and assists.
  • Biyombo’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 8.5, 6.8 lower than his season average of 15.3.
  • Rozier leads the Hornets in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 3.1 made threes per game.
  • Rozier’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.6 shots less than his season average of 3.1.
  • Charlotte’s Rozier has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.4 per game and Biyombo is first in blocks with 1.3 per game.
  • Biyombo’s blocks prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.2 blocks higher than his season average of 1.3.


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