Indiana Pacers vs. Toronto Raptors NBA Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights & Trends for May 16, 2021

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BetMGM Aug 17, 2021, 5:03 PM

The Toronto Raptors (27-44) will look to break a six-game losing streak when they host the Indiana Pacers (33-38) on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at Amalie Arena as 7-point underdogs. The matchup airs at 1:00 PM ET on BSIN. The matchup has a point total of 229.5.

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Pacers vs Raptors Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds
Pacers-7-110-110229.5-110-110

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Point Total Insights

  • Indiana's games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Sunday's matchup total (229.5 points) in 36 out of 71 opportunities (50.7% of matchups).
  • 24 Toronto games this year (33.8% of its matchups) ended with a final score higher than Sunday's total of 229.5 points.
  • The Pacers average 115.2 points per game against the Raptors' 111.2, amounting to 3.1 points under the game's point total of 229.5.
  • This matchup's over/under is 2.6 fewer points than the 226.9 these two teams combine to give up per game in 2020-21.
  • On average, the Pacers have seen a 230.5 over/under in their games this season, 1.0 more point than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 6.7 points separates this game's over/under (229.5 points) and the average total points bet in Raptors' games (222.8 points) this season.

Pacers Betting Data

  • Indiana has a losing record against the spread this season, going 29-41 ATS.
  • When they play as at least 7-point favorites, the Pacers have a record ATS of 2-8.
  • Indiana typically hits the over, topping the point total in 41 of 70 games (58.6%).

Pacers Key Players

  • The Pacers rebounds and assists leader is Domantas Sabonis. He averages 11.9 rebounds and adds 6.7 assists per game.
  • Malcolm Brogdon paces Indiana with 21.2 points per game.
  • Brogdon hits 2.6 threes per game to lead the Pacers.
  • Indiana's steals leader is T.J. McConnell, who collects 1.9 per game. Myles Turner leads the team averaging 3.4 blocks a game.

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Pacers Last 10 Games

Pacers Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalPacers MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/15/2021Lakers122-115 LALNoHome+9.5227.5500-700Regular SeasonYesOver
5/13/2021Bucks142-133 MILNoHome+15.5255.51200-3000Regular SeasonYesOver
5/11/202176ers103-94 INDNoHome+7.5216.5360-500Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/10/2021Cavaliers111-102 INDYesAway-4.5213.5-300240Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/8/2021Wizards133-132 WASNoHome+2.5249.5125-155Regular SeasonYesOver
Pacers Last 10 Games
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
4-68-26-4-0242.8122.6120.2-2.732.5%

Pacers Injuries

Pacers:Myles Turner: Out (Toe),Domantas Sabonis: Day To Day (Quad),Aaron Holiday: Day To Day (Toe),T.J. Warren: Out For Season (Foot),Edmond Sumner: Day To Day (Knee),Jeremy Lamb: Day To Day (Knee),Malcolm Brogdon: Day To Day (Hamstring)

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Raptors Betting Data

  • Toronto has covered the spread in greater than half of its games, going 35-33-1 ATS.
  • When they play as at least 7-point underdogs, the Raptors have a record ATS of 4-6.
  • Toronto has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 43.5% of matchups this year (30 out of 69 chances).

Raptors Key Players

  • The Raptors' leader in scoring and rebounding is Pascal Siakam with 21.4 points and 7.2 rebounds per game.
  • Toronto's assist leader is Kyle Lowry with 7.3 per game. He also records 17.2 points per game and tacks on 5.4 rebounds per game.
  • Fred VanVleet is the most prolific from distance for the Raptors, hitting 3.3 threes per game.
  • VanVleet (1.7 steals per game) is the steal leader for Toronto while Chris Boucher (1.9 blocks per game) is the block leader.

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Raptors Last 10 Games

Raptors Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalRaptors MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/14/2021Mavericks114-110 DALNoAway+7.5231.51000-2000Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/13/2021Bulls114-102 CHINoAway+16.5220.51300-3000Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/11/2021Clippers115-96 LACNoHome+18.5210.53300-10000Regular SeasonNoOver
5/8/2021Grizzlies109-99 MEMNoHome+5.5204.5310-400Regular SeasonNoOver
5/6/2021Wizards131-129 WASYesHome-4.5222.5-300240Regular SeasonNoOver
Raptors Last 10 Games
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
1-94-64-6-0221.8107.3114.5-5.139.5%

Raptors Injuries

Raptors:Paul Watson: Out (Knee),Pascal Siakam: Out (Shoulder),OG Anunoby: Out (Injury Recovery),Rodney Hood: Out (Hand),Kyle Lowry: Out (Rest),Yuta Watanabe: Out (Ankle),Fred VanVleet: Out (Injury Recovery)

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