Indiana Pacers at Detroit Pistons Matchup 3/20/2024

The Indiana Pacers (38-31) are nine-point favorites over the Detroit Pistons (12-56) on March 20, 2024 at Little Caesars Arena. It's a contest pitting one of the highest-scoring squads in the NBA (Pacers, first in points scored per game) versus one of the worst defensively (Pistons, 26th in points allowed). The matchup's over/under is set at 232.5.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Indiana Pacers Pacers
84
-9 (-110)
-11 (-110)
233 pts
235.5 pts
-380
-625
line-movement
Detroit Pistons Pistons
69
+9 (-110)
+11 (-110)
+300
+455

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
34-34-2 21-15-0 13-19-2
33-35-1 14-21-1 19-14-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 7-8-0 4-4-0 3-4-0
220.5 to 225 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0 7-4-0 4-2-0 3-2-0
225.5 to 229 2-4-0 2-4-0 0-0-0 5-4-1 2-2-1 3-2-0
229.5 to 235 1-3-0 1-1-0 0-2-0 5-4-0 3-2-0 2-2-0
235.5 to 240 9-7-1 2-1-1 7-6-0 5-7-0 2-5-0 3-2-0
240.5 and over 23-16-2 13-10-1 10-6-1 5-7-0 2-3-0 3-4-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
37-30-3 18-16-2 19-14-1
34-34-1 17-18-1 17-16-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 3-3-0 2-1-0 1-2-0 11-9-0 0-0-0 11-9-0
-7 to -10 7-5-2 4-3-1 3-2-1 3-4-0 0-0-0 3-4-0
-3.5 to -6.5 10-7-0 3-5-0 7-2-0 5-5-0 2-2-0 3-3-0
-0.5 to -3 2-7-0 1-4-0 1-3-0 1-2-0 1-2-0 0-0-0
0 to 3 7-1-0 3-0-0 4-1-0 2-3-0 2-3-0 0-0-0
+3.5 to +6.5 5-4-1 5-2-1 0-2-0 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-0-0
+7 to +10 1-2-0 0-1-0 1-1-0 4-7-1 4-7-1 0-0-0
+10.5 or more 2-1-0 0-0-0 2-1-0 5-3-0 5-3-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 17-16 51.5% 56.1 120.3
Favorite 19-15 55.9% 45.6 123.2
After Win 17-13 56.7% 56.7 122.6
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 7-28 20% 50 111.3
Underdog 9-52 14.8% 51.6 112
After Losses 8-37 17.8% 50 112.8

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.1 25.9 27.6 26.5 27.1
104.4 26.2 26.4 27.3 24.5
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
117.2 30.6 29.9 29.3 27.4
115.4 30.3 28.7 28.5 27.9
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112.5 27.8 29.8 27 27.9
115 28.6 29.3 29.6 27.5
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
116.9 29.8 29.7 29.4 28
110.5 29 26.9 28 26.6

Indiana Pacers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 IND 137 @ DAL 120 -5.5 246.5 53.8% 24 9 46.2% 8 48.4% 21 9 33.3% 9
2/29/24 IND 123 vs NO 114 -4 239.5 49% 9 14 36.8% 8 46.7% 23 7 37.9% 10
2/11/24 IND 125 @ NY 111 +2.5 237.5 61% 19 6 48.3% 15 47.6% 23 5 31.2% 9
2/9/24 IND 109 vs GS 131 -5.5 248.5 48.1% 27 7 38.7% 14 55.9% 13 10 53.1% 17
2/4/24 IND 115 @ CHA 99 +11.5 237 48.9% 18 11 33.3% 11 39.8% 25 11 27.6% 10

Detroit Pistons Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 DET 110 @ MIA 118 -11 218 43.8% 22 10 28.6% 10 49.4% 23 8 45.2% 9
2/28/24 DET 105 @ CHI 95 -10.5 223 49.3% 23 8 37.8% 18 39.8% 18 15 6.9% 6
2/14/24 DET 111 @ LAL 125 -12 244.5 41.7% 17 17 28.6% 10 51.2% 30 7 40% 15
2/10/24 DET 106 @ LAC 112 -17 236 44.1% 7 14 30% 14 45.1% 26 0 33.3% 11
2/9/24 DET 128 @ POR 122 -4.5 226.5 48.4% 31 16 59.3% 16 46.1% 33 11 36.7% 15

Pacers vs. Pistons Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: BSDE
  • Favorite: Pacers (-9)
  • Total: 232.5

Pacers vs. Pistons Matchup Statistics

  • The Pacers put up just 2.7 more points per game (122.8) than the Pistons give up (120.1).
  • The Pacers have a +130 scoring differential, topping opponents by 1.9 points per game. They're putting up 122.8 points per game to rank first in the league and are giving up 120.9 per outing to rank 28th in the NBA.
  • The Pistons are being outscored by 8.4 points per game, with a -569 scoring differential overall. They put up 111.7 points per game (24th in NBA), and give up 120.1 per outing (26th in league).
  • Indiana is averaging 125.1 points per game this year in home games, which is 4.8 more points than it is averaging away from home (120.3).
  • In 2023-24 Detroit is averaging 0.9 fewer points per game at home (111.3) than away (112.2).
  • The Pacers have seen a downturn in scoring recently, putting up 116.3 points per game in their last 10 outings, 6.5 points fewer than the 122.8 they've scored this season.
  • The Pistons have performed worse offensively over their last 10 games, averaging 106 points per contest, 5.7 fewer points their than season average of 111.7.

Pacers vs. Pistons Previous Meetings

Pacers vs Pistons (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
2/22/2024 Pacers -12 246.5 -750 +525 129-115 IND
12/11/2023 Pacers -7 247.5 -290 +235 131-123 IND
11/24/2023 Pacers -9.5 246.5 -410 +320 136-113 IND
4/7/2023 Pacers -6.5 233.5 -250 +210 122-115 DET
3/13/2023 Pacers -4 227 -170 +145 117-97 DET
3/11/2023 Pacers -3.5 228 -155 +135 121-115 IND
10/22/2022 Pacers -1 232 -115 -105 124-115 IND

Pacers Leaders

  • Tyrese Haliburton averages 20.4 points, 3.9 boards and 11.3 assists, shooting 47.6% from the floor and 35.9% from beyond the arc, with 2.8 made treys per game.
  • Myles Turner is averaging 17.2 points, 7 rebounds and 1.3 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.6 steals and 1.8 blocked shots (eighth in league).
  • Pascal Siakam's numbers on the season are 22.2 points, 6.3 rebounds and 4.8 assists per contest, shooting 52.2% from the floor and 31.7% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.2 made 3-pointers.
  • Aaron Nesmith's numbers on the season are 12.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game, shooting 50.3% from the floor and 44% from downtown (fifth in NBA), with an average of 2 made 3-pointers.
  • Obi Toppin is averaging 10.2 points, 1.5 assists and 3.9 boards.

Pistons Leaders

  • Cade Cunningham averages 22.2 points, 4.3 rebounds and 7.6 assists. He is also sinking 45% of his shots from the floor and 35.3% from beyond the arc, with 1.9 triples per game.
  • Jalen Duren's numbers on the season are 13.9 points, 11.9 boards and 2.5 assists per contest. He is making 62.9% of his shots from the floor (third in NBA).
  • Jaden Ivey averages 15.3 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3.8 assists. He is making 43.8% of his shots from the floor and 32.8% from 3-point range, with 1.5 treys per contest.
  • The Pistons are receiving 7.4 points, 1.7 boards and 3.1 assists per game from Marcus Sasser.
  • The Pistons are getting 8.9 points, 3.5 boards and 1.5 assists per game from Simone Fontecchio.

Pacers vs. Pistons Injury Report

  • Pacers Injuries: Bennedict Mathurin: Out (Shoulder), Doug McDermott: Questionable (Calf), Doug McDermott: Questionable (Calf)
  • Pistons Injuries: Danilo Gallinari: Out (Not With Team), Danilo Gallinari: Out (Not With Team), Danilo Gallinari: Out (Not With Team), Ryan Arcidiacono: Out (Trade Pending), Ausar Thompson: Out (Illness), Quentin Grimes: Out (Knee), Quentin Grimes: Out (Knee), Taj Gibson: Questionable (Hamstring), Taj Gibson: Questionable (Hamstring), Isaiah Stewart: Out (Hamstring), Simone Fontecchio: Questionable (Toe), Simone Fontecchio: Questionable (Toe)