The Indiana Pacers will face the Charlotte Hornets in North Carolina, concluding their season series, with the Pacers having won two of the previous three meetings. Both teams have undergone significant changes due to trades ahead of the NBA deadline, with Indiana adding Doug McDermott and holding a 6-4 record in their last 10 games, while Charlotte, after roster shake-ups, has struggled with a 1-9 record. The game will tip off at 7 p.m. Eastern Time at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, and can be watched on NBA League Pass, Bally Sports Indiana, Bally Sports+, and Bally Sports Southeast. The Pacers are currently -11.5 favorites in the SI Sportsbook, with the over/under set at 239.5.

By the Numbers
  • Indiana Pacers' record in their last 10 games: 6-4
  • Charlotte Hornets' record in their last 10 games: 1-9
  • Pacers' spread: -11.5
  • Over/Under: 239.5
Yes, But

The Pacers listed Tyrese Haliburton as questionable due to a hamstring injury, while Jalen Smith is out. The Hornets listed Cody Martin as probable, with key players LaMelo Ball, Kyle Lowry, and Mark Williams out.

State of Play
  • Both teams have been affected by multiple trades ahead of the NBA trade deadline
  • The Pacers have a better recent record compared to the Hornets
  • Injury concerns for both teams may impact the game
What's Next

The outcome of this game could have implications for the standings and playoff race for both teams.

Bottom Line

The Indiana Pacers will face the Charlotte Hornets in a game that holds significant implications for both teams as they navigate the aftermath of multiple trades and aim to secure favorable playoff positions.