Pacers vs Celtics: Odds, Injuries, Lineups & Stats For Game 4 (5/27/24)

Written By Editorial Team on May 27, 2024
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The Boston Celtics are scheduled to play the Indiana Pacers on May 27, at 8:00 PM ET. The game, set to take place at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, will be aired on ESPN. The Celtics will look to close out the series as -7.5 point favorites on the road. The total is 222.5 at most sportsbooks.

Celtics vs. Pacers pregame odds for Game 4

The matchup between the Celtics and the Pacers shows varying pregame odds across different Massachusetts sportsbooks. DraftKings, FanDuel, Caesars, and BetMGM all present their unique lines for the moneyline, point spread, and over/under totals. The point spread ranges from 7.0 to 7.5 in favor of the Celtics, with the over/under hovering around 222.5 to 223.0 points. These odds indicate a competitive game with the Celtics slightly favored to win.

  • DraftKings: Celtics -7.5, over/under 222.5
  • FanDuel: Celtics -7.5, over/under 222.5
  • Caesars: Celtics -7, over/under 222.5
  • BetMGM: Celtics -7.5, over/under 222.5

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

Celtics vs. Pacers projected starting lineups for Game 4

Tyrese Haliburton is officially questionable for Game 4 against the Celtics, after not returning since Game 2 due to a hamstring issue. Pacers may not risk his return this series, impacting increased roles for Andrew Nembhard, Pascal Siakam, T.J. McConnell, and Myles Turner. Luke Kornet’s participation for the Celtics in Game 4 is doubtful following a wrist injury.

Celtics projected starting lineup

  • PG: Jrue Holiday
  • SG: Derrick White
  • SF: Jaylen Brown
  • PF: Jayson Tatum
  • C: Al Horford

Pacers projected starting lineup

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

Celtics vs. Pacers Game 4 injuries

Celtics: Kristaps Porzingis (C) is out with a calf injury since April 29. Luke Kornet (C) is questionable due to a wrist injury from May 23. Jrue Holiday (PG) is questionable with an illness starting May 26.

Pacers: Bennedict Mathurin (SG) is out with a shoulder injury since March 6. Tyrese Haliburton (PG) is questionable for the next game due to a hamstring injury from May 23.

Team standings and stats for Celtics Vs. Pacers

The Boston Celtics led the Eastern Conference with a record of 64-18, showcasing their dominance in the Atlantic Division. The Celtics’ season stats highlight their offensive and defensive prowess, with 120.6 points per game and allowing 109.2 points per game to opponents. Their shooting efficiency is notable with a 48.7 FG% and a 38.8 3PT%.

  • Points per game: 120.6
  • Points allowed per game: 109.2
  • FG%: 48.7
  • 3PT%: 38.8
  • Rebounds per game: 46.3
  • Assists per game: 26.9

On the other side, the Indiana Pacers, sixth in the Eastern Conference with a 47-35 record, are a formidable opponent in the Central Division. The Pacers are known for their high-scoring games, averaging 123.3 points per game, while their defense allows 120.2 points per game. Their field goal percentage stands at 50.7, with a three-point shooting percentage of 37.4.

  • 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 Celtics Vs. Pacers

With multiple injuries to the Pacers side, T.J. McConnell, Andrew Nembhard, and Pascal Siakam will need to pick up the pace. For Boston, Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown continue to be the consistent performers.

Boston Celtics leaders ahead of tonight’s game

Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown have been standout performers for the Celtics, leading their team with impressive stats in their recent game.

  • Jayson Tatum (SF): 36 PTS, 10 RBS, 8 ASTS
  • Jaylen Brown (SG): 24 PTS, 2 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Al Horford (C): 23 PTS, 5 RBS, 0 AST
  • Jrue Holiday (PG): 14 PTS, 9 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Derrick White (SG): 13 PTS, 5 RBS, 7 ASTS

Season leaders for the Celtics show a strong performance across the board:

  • Jayson Tatum: 26.9 PPG, 8.1 RPG, 4.9 APG
  • Jaylen Brown: 23.0 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 3.6 APG
  • Kristaps Porzingis: 20.1 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 2.0 APG
  • Derrick White: 15.2 PPG, 4.2 RPG, 5.2 APG
  • Jrue Holiday: 12.5 PPG, 5.4 RPG, 4.8 APG

Indiana Pacers leaders ahead of tonight’s game

Andrew Nembhard and Myles Turner showcased their skills in the Pacers’ latest game, setting the stage for a competitive clash against the Celtics.

  • Andrew Nembhard (PG): 32 PTS, 4 RBS, 9 ASTS
  • T.J. McConnell (PG): 23 PTS, 9 RBS, 6 ASTS
  • Myles Turner (C): 22 PTS, 10 RBS, 0 AST
  • Pascal Siakam (PF): 22 PTS, 3 RBS, 6 ASTS
  • Aaron Nesmith (PF): 4 PTS, 5 RBS, 4 ASTS

The Pacers’ season leaders bring a mix of scoring and playmaking:

  • Pascal Siakam: 21.7 PPG, 7.1 RPG, 4.3 APG
  • Tyrese Haliburton: 20.1 PPG, 3.9 RPG, 10.9 APG
  • Myles Turner: 17.0 PPG, 6.9 RPG, 1.3 APG
  • Bennedict Mathurin: 14.5 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 2.0 APG
  • T.J. McConnell: 10.2 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 5.5 APG
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