The Pacers are first in the league in points allowed at 99.6 and are 20-4 at home. Indianapolis is not an inviting place for a team to go when they are not playing well. The Nets are not playing well, and now they are without Deron Williams who is receiving treatment for his ailing ankles.
Are you an optimist? The Raptors won there on Friday, snapping the Pacers' five game winning streak. Also, the Nets beat the Pacers handily last month at the Barclays.