Two NBA Championship contenders will meet on Monday March 31st as the San Antonio Spurs will travel to face the Indiana Pacers from pro basketball. The Spurs and Pacers will get underway from Indiana at 7PM Eastern Time and NBA TV will provide the coast to coast broadcast. Check out the NBA betting odds listed at Top Bet sportsbook.
The NBA betting odds from this game has the road side San Antonio Spurs favored by -4 ½ points with a total lined at 188 points. Those who bet on the San Antonio Spurs on the money line will lay -140 odds with the return on the Indiana Pacers at +130 odds with a money line bet.
The key for this game is the home location. The Indiana Pacers are playing on their home court. Indiana is 33-4 this season straight up at home and their recent struggles have come on the road. Their past two home games resulted in win against playoff teams in the Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls. The Pacers are an outstanding defensive team as the rank number one in the league in scoring and field goal shooting defense. Opponents average just 91.7 points per game and hit just 41.7% from the three point line against the Pacers defense. The Pacers and Spurs met back on December 7th this season in San Antonio and the Spurs came away with the 111-100 road victory and covering as a +4 point road underdog. So Indiana was an underdog by 4 at San Antonio and now they are a +4 ½ point underdog on their home court where they play very good basketball. The Spurs have played outstanding basketball no doubt but let’s take a closer look at their past opponents. The during their past ten games they have wins against New Orleans, posted a win home and away to Denver, won at home to Philadelphia, won home and away to the Lakers, won at Sacramento and earned a home win against Utah. Their lone win against a playoff contender in this time frame came in a 9 point win at Golden St. Indiana has played a much tougher schedule meeting six playoff teams over their past seven games.
With our NBA Pro Basketball pick for Monday we will play on the Indiana Pacers +4 ½ points against the San Antonio Spurs but prior to wagering check out the sports odds.