|Game||Memphis Grizzlies vs Indiana Pacers|
|Date & Time||Monday December 2, 2019, 8:00 PM (EST)|
FedExForum Memphis, TN
IND -10 Total 218
The Indiana Pacers look to bounce back from a loss when visiting the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday. The Pacers’ five-game winning streak was snapped in a 119-116 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday. Indiana fell to 12-7 and 4 ½ games behind first place Milwaukee in the Central division. T.J. Warren led the Pacers in the loss with 29 points, while Malcolm Brogdon added 28.
Malcolm Brogdon is the leading scorer and leader in assists with averages of 19.4 points and 7.9 assists per game. Domantas Sabonis is the second leading scorer and the leading rebounder with averages of 18.5 points and 13.0 rebounds per game. Five players on the Pacers are averaging double-figures on scoring.
The Grizzlies complete a back-to-back on Monday when hosting the Pacers after playing on the road on Sunday against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Memphis lost its sixth straight and fell to 5-13 with a 103-94 loss to the Utah Jazz. The Grizzlies announced that rookie Ja Morant is listed as week-to-week with back spasms.
Ja Morant leads the Grizzlies in scoring with an average of 18.6 points per game and is first in assists with an average of 6.4 per game. The leading rebounder is Jonas Valanciunas with an average of 9.8 per game. Jaren Jackson Jr. is second in scoring with an average of 15.1 points per game. Six players for the Grizzlies are averaging double-figures in scoring.
Recent Betting Trends
- Indiana is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 versus an opponent from the Southwest division
- The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Pacers last 5
- Memphis is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 versus an opponent from the Central division
- The UNDER has cashed in 14 of the Grizzlies last 18 on Monday
Memphis has lost each of its last 6 and will be without is high scorer and leader in assists rookie Ja Morant, who is out with back spasms. The Grizzlies have failed to cover the number in 15 of the last 19 when playing the second half of a back-to-back. Indiana has covered the number in 5 of its last 7 versus an opponent with a losing record straight up. Final Score Prediction, Indiana Pacers win and cover ATS 109-97.