Knicks vs. Pacers Game 3 NBA Preview (5/10/24): Odds, Lineups, Injuries & Stats

Written By Editorial Team on May 10, 2024
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The New York Knicks are set to play against the Indiana Pacers on May 10, at 7:00 PM ET. The game, scheduled for ESPN broadcast, will take place at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. New York is up 2-0 in the series as Indiana will look to bounce back at home. The winner of the series will move on to the Eastern Conference Finals.

Knicks vs. Pacers Game 3 pregame odds

Massachusetts Sportsbooks have set the lines, highlighting the Pacers as favorites at home. Betting odds are consistently set at -7 for the Pacers across multiple platforms, with the over/under hovering around 223 to 223.5 points. This is a swing from the first two games where New York was favored, but injuries have a lot to do with it.

  • DraftKings: Pacers -7, over/under 223.5
  • FanDuel: Pacers -7, over/under 223.5
  • Caesars: Pacers -7, over/under 223.0
  • BetMGM: Pacers -7.5, over/under 223.5

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

Knicks vs. Pacers projected starting lineups

Knicks projected starting lineup

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

Pacers projected starting lineup

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

Knicks vs. Pacers injuries for Game 3

Knicks injuries: Bojan Bogdanovic (SF) and Mitchell Robinson (C) are out with ankle injuries. Julius Randle (PF) out with a shoulder injury. OG Anunoby (SF) is questionable due to a hamstring issue.

Pacers injuries: Bennedict Mathurin (SG) is out with a shoulder injury.

Team stats & standings ahead of tonight’s game

New York Knicks Team Stats

The New York Knicks finished second in the Eastern Conference with a record of 50-32. They have shown a strong performance so far in the series, being up 2-0. Defense and rebounding continues to be a strong point for the team, but are led by Jalen Brunson’s offense. Here are their 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

The Indiana Pacers held the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference with 47-35. They beat the Bucks in round one and are down 2-0 in the series to the Knicks. As they prepare for the Knicks vs. Pacers game, they will need to tighten up defensively. Season stats for the Pacers are:

  • 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

Knicks Leaders Ahead of Tonight’s Game

The Knicks have demonstrated strong performances with Jalen Brunson and Josh Hart leading the charge. Their recent game stats are promising for the upcoming match.

  • Jalen Brunson (PG): 29 PTS, 2 RBS, 5 ASTS
  • Donte DiVincenzo (SG): 28 PTS, 6 RBS, 4 ASTS
  • OG Anunoby (SF): 28 PTS, 4 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Josh Hart (SF): 19 PTS, 15 RBS, 7 ASTS
  • Isaiah Hartenstein (C): 14 PTS, 12 RBS, 8 ASTS

Season leaders for the Knicks show consistent performance from multiple players, stepping up due to injuries.

  • Jalen Brunson: 28.8 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 6.7 APG
  • Donte DiVincenzo: 15.5 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 2.7 APG
  • OG Anunoby: 14.7 PPG, 4.2 RPG, 2.1 APG
  • Josh Hart: 9.4 PPG, 8.3 RPG, 4.1 APG
  • Isaiah Hartenstein: 7.8 PPG, 8.3 RPG, 2.5 APG

Pacers Leaders Ahead of Tonight’s Game

The Pacers are coming in strong with Tyrese Haliburton and Pascal Siakam expected to make significant contributions based on their recent performances.

  • Tyrese Haliburton (PG): 34 PTS, 6 RBS, 9 ASTS
  • Obi Toppin (PF): 20 PTS, 3 RBS, 1 AST
  • Andrew Nembhard (PG): 15 PTS, 0 RBS, 4 ASTS
  • Pascal Siakam (PF): 14 PTS, 9 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Myles Turner (C): 6 PTS, 7 RBS, 1 AST

For the Pacers, season leaders highlight Tyrese Haliburton’s standout contributions alongside consistent performances from other key players.

  • Pascal Siakam: 21.7 PPG, 7.1 RPG, 4.3 APG
  • Tyrese Haliburton: 20.1 PPG, 3.9 RPG, 10.9 APG
  • Myles Turner: 17.1 PPG, 6.9 RPG, 1.3 APG
  • Obi Toppin: 10.3 PPG, 3.9 RPG, 1.6 APG
  • Andrew Nembhard: 9.2 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 4.1 APG
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