Friday, November 25, 2016
Bankers Life Fieldhouse
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The Brooklyn Nets travel to Bankers Life Fieldhouse to play the Indiana Pacers on Friday, November 25, 2016. The Nets come into this game with an overall record of 4-10. They are 4th in the Atlantic Division. They currently have a point differential of -7.7 as they are averaging 105.4 points per game while giving up 113.1 per contest. The Pacers have an overall record of 7-9. They currently are 5th in the Central Division. They are averaging 103.4 points per game and surrendering 107.8, good for a point differential of -4.4.
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Sean Kilpatrick comes into this contest averaging 14.1 points per game while playing 25.4 minutes per night so far this season for the Nets. He pulls down 4.3 rebounds per game and dishes out 2.2 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 40% while his free throw percentage is currently at 80%. Brook Lopez averages 20.1 points per game in 26.8 minutes per contest this season. He averages 1.6 assists per contest and 5.1 rebounds per game for Brooklyn. His field goal percentage is 47% for the year while his free throw percentage is 84%.
Myles Turner averages 14.5 points per game while playing 29 minutes per contest this year for the Pacers. He grabs 7.3 rebounds per game and has 0.9 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 54% and his free throw percentage currently is at 78%. Paul George averages 20.8 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 34.9 minutes per contest. He also averages 6.9 rebounds per contest and 3.5 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 44% and his free throw percentage is 93%.
Brooklyn averages 105.4 points per contest this season which ranks them 9th in the NBA. Their average scoring margin is -7.7 and their shooting percentage is 44% as a team which has them ranked 23rd. Behind the arc they shoot 33% which is good for 26th in the league. They average 51.3 rebounds per game and 20.5 assists per game which ranks them 21st and 22nd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 27th with 16.9 per game. The Nets allow 113.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 29th in the league. They also allow a 47% shooting percentage and a 36% average from behind the arc ranking them 28th and 25th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 55.7 rebounds a game which ranks 26th and they give up 25 assists per contest which puts them in 29th place in the league. They force 14.8 turnovers per game which ranks them 13th in the league.
Indiana averages 103.4 points per game this year which ranks them 19th in the league. Their average scoring margin is -4.4 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them sitting in the 16th spot in the league. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 16th in the NBA. They average 50.3 rebounds per game and 22.7 assists per contest which ranks them 26th and 10th respectively. In the turnover department the Pacers rank 22nd with 15.2 per game. The Pacers allow 107.8 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 26th in the league. They also allow a 45% shooting percentage and a 34% average from behind the arc ranking them 16th and 6th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 56.5 rebounds a game which ranks 29th and they give up 23.1 assists per contest which puts them in 23rd place in the league. The Pacers force 16.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 2nd in the NBA.
The Nets have an offensive rating of 103.1 and a defensive rating of 110.7. In terms of pace they average 102.2 possessions per 48 minutes and their effective field goal percentage is 50%. As a team they have a true shooting percentage of 55% and they shoot 3 pointers on 40% of their shots. Brooklyn turns the ball over an average of 14.9 times per 100 possessions and they force 12.7 on the defensive end. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the season currently is 52%.
The Pacers rating on offense is 102.6 and they have a defensive rating of 107. They get 98.2 possessions per 48 minutes and they have an effective field goal percentage of 49%. As a unit they have a true shooting percentage of 53% and they attempt 3 pointers on 26% of their shot attempts. Indiana turns the ball over on 13.5 out of every 100 possessions and their opponents average 14.4 turnovers per 100 possessions. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the year is 51%.
Brooklyn Nets Betting Trends
The Brooklyn Nets are 7-6-1 against the spread
The Brooklyn Nets are 9-5-0 against the over/under
Indiana Pacers Betting Trends
The Indiana Pacers are 5-11-0 against the spread
The Indiana Pacers are 8-8-0 against the over/under
Brooklyn Nets Injuries
11/03/16 PG Jeremy Lin Hamstring out indefinitely
10/22/16 G Caris LeVert Foot out indefinitely
Indiana Pacers Injuries
11/22/16 F C.J. Miles Knee "?" Wednesday vs. Atlanta
11/22/16 PG Jeff Teague Ankle injured last game, probable Wednesday vs. Atlanta
11/22/16 F Myles Turner Ankle doubtful Wednesday vs. Atlanta
11/22/16 F Paul George Ankle "?" Wednesday vs. Atlanta
Guy's Pick: Take Indiana -8.5
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