The Dallas Mavericks (36-39) visit the Indiana Pacers (33-42) on Monday. Tip from Gainbridge Fieldhouse is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET (NBA TV). Below, we analyze Tipico Sportsbook’s lines around the Mavericks vs. Pacers odds, and make our expert NBA picks and predictions.
Dallas fell on the road 110-104 against Charlotte on Sunday failing to cover as a 12.5-point favorite. It has now lost 4 games in a row and is just 3-7 over its last 10. In that span, the Mavericks are 4-5-1 against the spread (ATS) and are 28-44-3 ATS this season.
Indiana fell 143-130 against Atlanta failing to cover as a 10-point road underdog. It has now lost back-to-back games and has won just 1 of its last 5. The Pacers are 4-6 in their last 10 and 4-6 ATS in that stretch. This season, they are 39-36 ATS.
The Pacers beat the Mavericks 124-122 on Feb. 28 in Dallas to cover as 8.5-point underdogs while the Over 235.5 hit.
Mavericks vs. Pacers odds
Provided by Tipico Sportsbook; access USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Odds hub for a full list. Lines last updated at 10:40 a.m. ET.
- Moneyline (ML): Mavericks -105 (bet $105 to win $100) | Pacers -115 (bet $115 to win $100)
- Against the spread (ATS): Mavericks +1.5 (-118) | Pacers -1.5 (-102)
- Over/Under (O/U): 233.5 (O: -112 | U: -108)
Mavericks at Pacers key injuries
- SG Chris Duarte (ankle) out
- PG Tyrese Haliburton (ankle) questionable
- C Myles Turner (questionable) back
For most recent updates: Official NBA injury report.
Mavericks at Pacers picks and predictions
Pacers 116, Mavericks 111
The spread presents better value on the Pacers in this matchup.
BET PACERS -1.5 (-102).
The Pacers have played their best basketball at home this season with a 19-17 home record as opposed to a 14-25 road record. At home this season, they are 21-15 ATS while the Mavericks are 15-21-1 ATS on the road.
Dallas will be playing on no day’s rest and it has not done well in the past few games when that has happened, going 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games playing on no day’s rest. The Mavs are also 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 Monday games and are currently on a 2-game ATS skid.
LEAN UNDER 233.5 (-108).
The Under is 6-1 in the Mavs’ last 7 road games and 7-1-1 in their last 9 games after scoring 100 or more points in their previous game. Thr Under is also 5-0 in their last 5 road games against a team with a winning home record and 4-1 in their last 5 games overall.
For Indiana, the Under is 4-1 in its last 5 games after allowing more than 125 points in its previous game and the Under is 2-2 in its last 4 games.
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