Sunday, November 29, 2015
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The Indiana Pacers travel to Staples Center to play the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday, November 29, 2015. The opening line for this game has Indiana as 7 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 201.5.
The Pacers come into this game with an overall record of 10-5 and a road record of 4-3. They are 2nd in the Central Division. They currently have a point differential of 6.4 as they are averaging 101.5 points per game while giving up 95.1 per contest. The Lakers have an overall record of 2-12 and a home record of 1-5. They currently are 5th in the Pacific Division. They are averaging 96.7 points per game and surrendering 105.8, good for a point differential of -9.1.
Paul George comes into this contest averaging 26.4 points per game while playing 35.8 minutes per night so far this season for the Pacers. He pulls down 8.4 rebounds per game and dishes out 4.6 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 46% while his free throw percentage is currently at 85%. George Hill averages 13.3 points per game in 36.1 minutes per contest this season. He averages 3.8 assists per contest and 4.3 rebounds per game for Indiana. His field goal percentage is 43% for the year while his free throw percentage is 72%.
Kobe Bryant averages 15.2 points per game while playing 30.5 minutes per contest this year for the Lakers. He grabs 4.3 rebounds per game and has 3.5 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 31% and his free throw percentage currently is at 83%. Jordan Clarkson averages 14.9 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 30.8 minutes per contest. He also averages 2.9 rebounds per contest and 2 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 46% and his free throw percentage is 76%.
Indiana averages 101.5 points per contest this season which ranks them 11th in the NBA. Their average scoring margin is 6.4 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them ranked 13th. Behind the arc they shoot 41% which is good for 2nd in the league. They average 52.5 rebounds per game and 21.6 assists per game which ranks them 19th and 17th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 21st with 15.5 per game. The Pacers allow 95.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 4th in the league. They also allow a 43% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc ranking them 10th and 8th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 53.7 rebounds a game which ranks 21st and they give up 19.8 assists per contest which puts them in 5th place in the league. They force 18 turnovers per game which ranks them 2nd in the league.
Los Angeles averages 96.7 points per game this year which ranks them 24th in the league. Their average scoring margin is -9.1 and their shooting percentage is 41% as a team which has them sitting in the 29th spot in the league. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 26th in the NBA. They average 53.5 rebounds per game and 18.6 assists per contest which ranks them 14th and 26th respectively. In the turnover department the Lakers rank 15th with 15 per game. The Lakers allow 105.8 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 25th in the league. They also allow a 45% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc ranking them 20th and 6th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 55.7 rebounds a game which ranks 28th and they give up 23.9 assists per contest which puts them in 25th place in the league. The Lakers force 11.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 30th in the NBA.
Indiana Pacers Betting Trends
The Indiana Pacers are 11-4-0 against the spread
The Indiana Pacers are 7-8-0 against the over/under
Los Angeles Lakers Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Lakers are 4-10-0 against the spread
The Los Angeles Lakers are 4-10-0 against the over/under
Indiana Pacers Injuries
11/27/15 C Jordan Hill Back "?" Sunday vs. LA Lakers
11/13/15 F Myles Turner Thumb expected to miss 4-6 weeks
Los Angeles Lakers Injuries
No key injuries to report
Tony's Pick: Take Los Angeles
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