The Atlanta Hawks (14-19) take a trip to visit the Indiana Pacers (19-14) Friday with tip-off from Gainbridge Fieldhouse being set for 7 p.m. ET. Let’s analyze FanDuel Sportsbook’s lines around the Hawks vs. Pacers odds and make our expert NBA picks and predictions.
Season series: Indiana leads 1-0
Indiana has won 5 straight games after picking up back-to-back wins over the Milwaukee Bucks, the last a 142-130 outing Wednesday as a 3.5-point underdog. The Pacers have scored 120 or more in each of their last 5 games and have hit the 140 point mark in 2 of their last 3.
Atlanta has now won back-to-back games after beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 141-138 Wednesday while covering as a 1-point favorite. The Hawks have eclipsed 130 points in both wins and continue to have a top offense in the NBA, averaging 122.8 points per game.