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The Indiana Pacers stunned New York with a 102-95 victory in Game 1 of this series as five-point underdogs on the road and now they are in prime position to close this series out in five games. Indiana extended its lead to 3-1 with a rock-solid 93-82 victory as a five-point favorite in Tuesday night’s Game 4 as once again the Knicks had no answer for its stifling defense.
New York could only manage a split at home in the first two games of this best-of-seven Eastern Conference Semifinals matchup so this past Saturday’s 82-71 loss in Game 3 as a five-point road underdog pretty much makes this contest a must-win. Defense has been the key so far in this series and the team that has done the best job on that end of the court has prevailed with the straight-up win in the first three games.
The Indiana Pacers went into Madison Square Garden and took Game One from the Knicks. They then led in the third quarter of Game Two before being thumped the rest of the game. The Knicks ended up winning 105-79 to tie up the series at one game apiece. The series shifts to Indiana now. Who will get the momentum this Saturday in Game Three?
As the No.3 seed in the Eastern Conference, Indiana has very quietly eliminated Atlanta from the playoffs in six games in the opening round and opened-up a one game lead in the conference semifinals with a 102-95 victory over New York as a five-point road underdog in Sunday’s Game 1 of this best-of-seven series. The Pacers are 5-2 against the spread and the total has gone OVER in five of their first seven postseason games.
Less than 48 hours after both teams finished off their first round series, the New York Knicks and the Indiana Pacers are going to be back on the court on Sunday to start the Eastern Conference Semifinals in NBA betting action.
The Boston Celtics have won back to back games on the NBA betting lines to extend their series against the New York Knicks. Can they force the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals to a pivotal Game 7? They’ll have to win at the TD Garden on Friday night to be able to do so.
After finding a way to take Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals to stay alive, the Boston Celtics look to really turn up the heat on the New York Knicks in a pivotal Game 5 in NBA betting action at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night.
The Knicks came into the playoffs as one of the hottest teams in the league with a 16-2 straight-up run to close-out the regular season. They were also extremely profitable to wager on during this run with a 15-3 record against the spread. New York did not take its foot of the gas for a minute in this series with an 85-78 victory in Game 1 as a 7.5-point home favorite followed by a dominating 87-71 rout on Tuesday night as a 6.5-point favorite. The total stayed UNDER in both of these games.
Boston’s current form heading into the first game of this best-of-seven series leaves much to be desired with a 3-6 record both straight-up and against the spread in its last nine games. The end result was an overall 41-40 SU record and a 36-42-3 record ATS. The Celtics really struggled on the road this season with a woeful 14-27 SU record and an extremely costly 15-25-1 record ATS. The total has gone OVER in their last five games.
The Knicks’ 120-99 victory over Washington this past Tuesday night as 8.5-point home favorites extended their current winning streak to 13 games. During this impressive run, they have gone an extremely profitable 12-1 against the spread with the total going OVER in five of the last eight games. New York’s lead over Indiana for the No.2 seed in the Eastern Conference now stands at 2.5 games with five games left on its regular season schedule.