Dallas is only a 1-point favorite against Indiana when the Mavericks (36-39) and the Pacers (33-42) face off on March 27, 2023 in a game oddsmakers expect to be a tight matchup.
Mavericks vs. Pacers Odds
- Mavericks odds to win: -111
- Pacers odds to win: -109
- Spread: Mavericks (-1)
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Game Time and Information
- When: Monday, March 27, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET
- Where: Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana
- TV: NBA TV, BSIN, and BSSW
Who Will Win Mavericks vs. Pacers?
Mavericks and Pacers Betting Trends, Records Against the Spread
The Mavericks have a 15-32-2 record against the spread in games they were favored by 1 point or more this season.
When they have played as at least 1-point underdogs this year, the Pacers are 32-25 against the spread.
So far this season, Dallas has put together a 27-44-4 record against the spread.
The Pacers are 39-35-1 against the spread this year.
Mavericks Stats & Insights
The Mavericks have a +20 scoring differential, putting up 113.7 points per game (17th in the league) and allowing 113.4 (15th in the NBA).
The Mavericks lose the rebound battle by 5.5 boards on average. They record 38.7 rebounds per game, which ranks 30th in the league, while their opponents pull down 44.2 per contest.
Dallas makes 15.1 three-pointers per game (third-most in the league), 4.1 more than its opponents (11).
The Mavericks average 114.1 points per 100 possessions on offense (eighth in the league), and give up 113.7 points per 100 possessions (20th in the NBA).
The Mavericks’ offense has been much better when playing at home (115.2 PPG) compared to their play on the road (112.1 PPG). Likewise, their defense has been better in home games (111.8 PPG allowed) compared to their play on the road (115.1 PPG allowed).
Pacers Stats & Insights
The Pacers have a -208 scoring differential, falling short by 2.8 points per game. They’re putting up 115.8 points per game, 11th in the league, and are allowing 118.6 per outing to rank 27th in the NBA.
Indiana is 24th in the league at 41.5 rebounds per game. That’s 3.8 fewer than the 45.3 its opponents average.
The Pacers hit 13.7 three-pointers per game (sixth-most in the league) while shooting 36.4% from deep (13th in NBA). They are making 1.3 more threes than their opponents, who drain 12.4 per game at 37.3%.
The Pacers average 110.6 points per 100 possessions on offense (24th in league), and allow 114.8 points per 100 possessions (24th in NBA).
At home Indiana is putting up 118.6 points per game, 5.4 more than it is averaging on the road (113.2).
Mavericks Key Players to Watch
The Mavericks get 33.1 points, 8.7 rebounds and 8.2 assists from Luka Doncic.
The Mavericks get 2.9 three-pointers per game out of Tim Hardaway Jr..
Doncic picks up 1.4 takeaways per game, and Christian Wood records 1.1 rejections per contest.
Pacers Key Players to Watch
Buddy Hield scores 16.9 points per game. He also contributes five rebounds and 2.8 assists per game this season.
This season, Myles Turner is averaging 18 points, 1.4 assists and 7.5 rebounds per game.
Hield knocks down 3.6 threes per game.
The Pacers’ defensive efforts get a boost from Tyrese Haliburton (1.6 steals per game) and Turner (2.3 blocks per game).
Mavericks vs. Pacers Prediction
- Pick ATS: Pacers (+ 1)
- Prediction: –
Pacers 116 – Mavericks 115
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