Indiana
Pacers
Stadium Bankers Life Fieldhouse
48-34 Overall | EASTERN 5th
TEAM STATSPTS/GOPP PTS/G
Central Division108.0104.7
Schedule
Postseason
Sun  4/14
@
Boston
L74-84
Wed  4/17
@
Boston
L91-99
Fri  4/19
vs
Boston
L96-104
Sun  4/21
vs
Boston
L106-110
Regular season
Mon  4/1
vs
Detroit
W111-102
Wed  4/3
@
Detroit
W108-89
Fri  4/5
vs
Boston
L97-117
Sun  4/7
vs
Brooklyn
L96-108
Wed  4/10
@
Atlanta
W135-134
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

The regular season went better than expected. They won 48 games vs an expected win total of 45.5. Their strength was at home. They went 19-22 on the road and were expected to win 19.2. They won 29 at home and were expected to win 26.3. Our projected record for next season is similar. They are averaging 48 wins per sim and are projected to finish fifth in the East. They have a nice projected cushion over the #6 ranked Magic who are projected for 43 wins.

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STATISTICAL STRENGTHS & WEAKNESSES

SHOOTING (AVERAGE): Their true FG% is 55.8% (#14 in League). The team shooting has declined to 51.6% in their last 7 games. They average 108 pts per game vs an expected average (based on pre-game odds) of 108.1. On the road they average 107.3 (106.5 expected), and at home 108.7 ppg (109.8 expected).

DEFENSE (STRENGTH): They are an above average defensive team holding opponents to 54.9 true FG% (#8 in League). They allow 104.7 pts per game vs an expected value of 106.4. They are allowing 108.3 (107.7 expected) on the road, and at home 101 ppg (105.2 expected).

REBOUNDING (BELOW AVERAGE): They are slightly outrebounded by opponents by 1 per game (#21 in league).

TURNOVERS (STRENGTH): Their average turnover margin is 1.7 per game (#5 in league).

TEAM STATS AND AGAINST THE SPREAD GAMELOG

Below is a recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Pacers in all of their games would have earned a +414 unit profit at a 100 per game risk. Against the spread, they have lost -510 units risking 110 to win 100 (40-41 ATS). The Pacers have lost ATS on the road, but at home they have turned a profit.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
44 Bogdanovic, Bojan SF6-821604/18/19894No College
2 Collison, Darren PG6-017508/23/19879UCLA
12 Evans, Tyreke PG6-622009/19/19899Memphis
3 Holiday, Aaron PG6-118509/30/19960UCLA
24 Johnson, Alize PF6-921204/22/19960Missouri State
6 Joseph, Cory PG6-319308/20/19917Texas
22 Leaf, TJ PF6-1022504/30/19971UCLA
23 Matthews, Wesley SG6-522010/14/19869Marquette
20 McDermott, Doug SF6-822501/03/19924Creighton
10 O'Quinn, Kyle C6-1025003/26/19906Norfolk State
4 Oladipo, Victor SG6-421005/04/19925Indiana
32 Reed, Davon SG6-520806/11/19951Miami (Fla.)
11 Sabonis, Domantas PF6-1124005/03/19962Gonzaga
5 Sumner, Edmond PG6-617612/31/19951Xavier (Ohio)
33 Turner, Myles C6-1125003/24/19963Texas
21 Young, Thaddeus SF6-822106/21/198811Georgia Tech