2020 Season NBA Basketball Past Picks
January 04, 2021
Indiana vs. New Orleans
Monday 01/04 08:05 PM Eastern
1.5 units on Game Total UNDER 217.5 -115 (risk 1.5 to return 2.8) RESULT: LOSS
New Orleans had gone UNDER its first five games this season before going OVER on Saturday in a 120-116 win over Toronto. The Pelicans are averaging only 104.7 points, but they're allowing just 102.0 points per game on 43.1-percent shooting. Indiana is giving up 106.8 points and a .464 opponent field goal percentage. The Pacers have stayed UNDER their last two games against Cleveland and New York, and they shot only 40.4 percent against the Knicks even with Malcolm Brogdon hitting 12 of 18 and scoring 33 points. The UNDER is 17-5-1 in the Pacers' last 23 games versus teams with winning records, and they have stayed UNDER seven of their last nine playing with one day of rest. The Pelicans have gone UNDER eight of their last 10 after an ATS win. Play the UNDER.