Indiana Pacers vs. Miami Heat Game 6 Point Spread Pick
- Updated: May 29, 2014
Time: 8:30 PM EST Friday May 30, 2014, ESPN
Location: American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida
The Miami Heat host the Indiana Pacers in Game 6 in an Eastern Conference finals series.
This Heat lead this best of 7 series 3-2. .
In their last games: In Game 5 the Pacers beat the Heat 93-90.
In Game 5 Paul George went for 37 points and overall the Pacers shot a solid FG% of 47.4%.
Here are some additional handicapping angles to ponder:
In the last 4 games between these 2 teams in Miami the total has gone Over every time.
The Heat are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 home games facing the Pacers.
The home team is 5-1 ATS in the last 6 games between these 2 teams.
Point Spread: Miami -6
Total Line: 183.5
Money Line: Pacers +325 / Heat -400
Straight up and Against the Point Spread Records
Indiana Pacers: 66-34 SU 47-52-1 ATS
Miami Heat: 65-31 SU 46-48-2 ATS
Key Betting Trends
• IND is 7-21 ATS in their last 28 games following a S.U. win.
• IND is 4-12 ATS in their last 16 games following a ATS win.
• IND has an Over record of 4-0 in their last 4 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600.
• MIA is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games.
• MIA is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS loss.
• MIA has an Over record of 6-2 in their last 8 games.
Sagarin Power Rankings
Indiana Pacers: 92.99
Miami Heat: 95.35
Key Player Injuries
Andrew Bynum C Sidelined Mar 17 knee Out indefinitely
Evan Turner G/F Sidelined May 18 illness Day-to-day
Greg Oden C Sidelined May 18 undisclosed Day-to-day
Chris Andersen F/C Sidelined May 26 thigh Day-to-day
Point Spread Pick:
The home team continues to be the play in this series this season with the host winning 8 of 9 straight up and covering the betting line in 6 of the games. The oddsmaker has hung a 6 on the board again matching Game 3 and Game 4 spreads when Miami had no problem padding their backers bankrolls with 12-point margins in both games. No reason to think that won’t be the case again.
Take the Miami Heat -6.