|2013 NBA Playoffs Second Round Series Odds: Pacers vs. Knicks|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Sunday, 05 May 2013 09:30|
Pacers vs. Knicks Series Odds
(TheSpread) – The New York Knicks hope to continue a run to the NBA Finals on Sunday when they begin the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Indiana Pacers. Here is a look at the odds for this series.
This series is part of the Eastern Conference playoffs with the Knicks as the No. 2 seed and the Pacers as the No. 3 seed (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Knicks are favored to win this series, as they have odds of -200 to win, while the Pacers have been given a money line of +175 for the series. Game 1 of the series will be played on Sunday at 3:30PM ET in New York.
The Knicks beat the seventh-seeded Boston Celtics in six games to open the playoffs while the Pacers disposed of the sixth-seeded Atlanta Hawks in six games. New York is now 58-30 overall this season, 33-11 at home, 25-19 on the road and 49-37-2 against the spread. Indiana is 53-34 overall, 20-23 on the road, 33-11 at home and 46-41 against the spread. These two teams met four times this season and the home team won all four meetings while the Knicks covered the spread in three of the four contests.
For the odds to win this series and the schedule for each game, see below
2013 NBA Playoffs Series Odds – Pacers vs. Knicks
875 Indiana Pacers +175
876 New York Knicks -200
Pacers vs. Knicks Playoff Schedule
Game 1: IND at NYK, Sunday, May 5 3:30PM ET
Game 2: IND at NYK, TBA
Game 3: NYK at IND, TBA
Game 4: NYK at IND, TBA
Game 5: IND at NYK, TBA (if necessary)
Game 6: NYK at IND, TBA (if necessary)
Game 7: IND at NYK, TBA (if necessary)