Knicks vs. Pacers: Game 6 Odds, Lineups, Injuries & Stats (5/17/24)

Written By Editorial Team on May 17, 2024 - Last Updated on May 22, 2024
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The New York Knicks are set to play against the Indiana Pacers in Game 6 of the NBA Playoffs at 8:30 p.m. ET on Friday. The game, airing on ESPN, will be held at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. NBA betting odds favor the Pacers with a -5.5 point spread and an over/under set at 216.0. This Eastern Conference clash showcases teams from the Atlantic and Central Divisions, respectively.

Knicks vs. Pacers Game 6 odds

NBA betting odds for tonight’s game between the Knicks and the Pacers indicate a competitive game. DraftKings, FanDuel, Caesars, and BetMGM all offer lines with the Pacers favored at home. The point spread is consistently set at -5.5 in favor of the Pacers across these sportsbooks, with the over/under hovering around 216. This setup presents a closely contested matchup, making it an appealing choice for those interested in NBA betting odds at Ohio sports betting apps.

  • Bet365: Knicks +5.5, over/under 215.5
  • BetMGM: Knicks +5.5, over/under 215.5
  • Caesars: Knicks +5.5, over/under 216
  • BetRivers: Knicks +5.0, over/under 216

Odds are subject to change and may vary between sportsbooks for the Knicks vs Pacers.

Knicks projected starting lineup

  • PG: Jalen Brunson
  • SG: Donte DiVincenzo
  • SF: Josh Hart
  • PF: OG Anunoby
  • C: Isaiah Hartenstein

Pacers projected starting lineup

  • PG: Tyrese Haliburton
  • SG: Andrew Nembhard
  • SF: Aaron Nesmith
  • PF: Pascal Siakam
  • C: Myles Turner

Projected lineups and injuries are pulled from Sportsdata.

Knicks vs. Pacers injuries for Game 6

For the Knicks, significant injuries include Bojan Bogdanovic (SF) out with an ankle injury since April 28, Julius Randle (PF) out with a shoulder injury since January 27, OG Anunoby (SF) listed as doubtful due to a hamstring injury from May 8, and Mitchell Robinson (C) out with an ankle injury since May 7.

The Pacers report Bennedict Mathurin (SG) out with a shoulder injury since March 6.

Team stats & standings for Game 6

New York Knicks Team Stats and Standings

The New York Knicks, finished with a record of 50-32, are positioned second in the Eastern Conference and second in the Atlantic Division. Defense and rebounding continue to be their specialty as a team, while Brunson does the scoring. Here are the Knicks’ key season stats:

  • Points per game: 112.8
  • Points allowed per game: 108.2
  • FG%: 46.5
  • 3PT%: 36.9
  • Rebounds per game: 45.2
  • Assists per game: 24.4

Indiana Pacers Team Stats and Standings

The Indiana Pacers held a record of 47-35, placing them sixth in the Eastern Conference and third in the Central Division. In a do-or-die game tonight, the offense will need to keep it going as the defense continues to be an issue in the postseason. Below are the Pacers’ season stats:

  • Points per game: 123.3
  • Points allowed per game: 120.2
  • FG%: 50.7
  • 3PT%: 37.4
  • Rebounds per game: 41.5
  • Assists per game: 30.8

Player Stats for Knicks vs. Pacers

Jalen Brunson and Pascal Siakam stand out as pivotal players for their respective teams, while Tyrese Haliburton continues his inconsistent play. Josh Hart and Myles Turner will also be x-factor players to watch.

Knicks leaders ahead of tonight’s game

The Knicks have seen remarkable performances, with Brunson leading the charge. His recent game stats reflect his scoring threat once again. Here are the top New York players from the Knicks’ Game 5 win against the Pacers.

  • Jalen Brunson (PG): 44 PTS, 4 RBS, 7 ASTS
  • Josh Hart (SF): 18 PTS, 11 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Alec Burks (SG): 18 PTS, 5 RBS, 0 AST
  • Miles McBride (PG): 17 PTS, 1 RBS, 4 ASTS
  • Isaiah Hartenstein (C): 7 PTS, 17 RBS, 5 ASTS

Season stats highlight the depth and versatility of the Knicks:

  • Jalen Brunson (PG): 28.7 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 6.7 APG
  • Donte DiVincenzo (SG): 15.5 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 2.7 APG
  • Josh Hart (SF): 9.4 PPG, 8.3 RPG, 4.1 APG
  • Isaiah Hartenstein (C): 7.8 PPG, 8.3 RPG, 2.5 APG
  • Precious Achiuwa (PF): 7.6 PPG, 6.6 RPG, 1.3 APG

Pacers leaders ahead of tonight’s game

The Pacers, with Siakam and Haliburton at the helm, are showcasing strong individual stats that could tip the scales in their favor in the upcoming game. To keep the season alive, the Pacers will need strong performances from both.

  • Pascal Siakam (PF): 22 PTS, 8 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Myles Turner (C): 16 PTS, 5 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Tyrese Haliburton (PG): 13 PTS, 2 RBS, 5 ASTS
  • Andrew Nembhard (PG): 11 PTS, 2 RBS, 4 ASTS
  • Aaron Nesmith (PF): 8 PTS, 4 RBS, 2 ASTS

Season averages for Pacers’ key players:

  • Pascal Siakam (PF): 21.7 PPG, 7.1 RPG, 4.3 APG
  • Tyrese Haliburton (PG): 20.1 PPG, 3.9 RPG, 10.9 APG
  • Myles Turner (C): 17.1 PPG, 6.9 RPG, 1.3 APG
  • Aaron Nesmith (PF): 12.2 PPG, 3.8 RPG, 1.5 APG
  • T.J. McConnell (PG): 10.2 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 5.5 APG
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