Charlotte Hornets vs. Indiana Pacers Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks [12/20/2023]

Charlotte Hornets vs. Indiana Pacers Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks  [12/20/2023]

The Indiana Pacers and Charlotte Hornets are scheduled to meet in NBA action at Gainbridge Fieldhouse on Wednesday, starting at 7:00PM ET.'s full betting preview for Wednesday's Hornets vs. Pacers matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Hornets vs. Pacers Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used innovative machine learning and statistical analysis to simulate the outcome of Wednesday's NBA game between the Hornets and Pacers 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of NBA predictions.

Our proven predictive analytics model gives the Pacers a 77% chance of defeating the Hornets, and our predicted final score has the Pacers winning 125-117.

According to our model, the Hornets (+10.5) have a 55% chance of covering the spread, while the 245.5-point Over/Under has a 56% chance of going under.

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Hornets vs. Pacers Odds

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Hornets Pacers
Spread +10.5 (-110) -10.5 (-110)
Moneyline +390 -500
Total o245.5 (-105) u245.5 (-110)
  • The Pacers are -10.5 favorites against the Hornets, with -110 at BetMGM Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Hornets (+10.5) to cover the spread, BetMGM also has the best odds currently on offer at -110.
  • BetMGM currently has the best moneyline odds for the Pacers at -500. That means you can risk $500 to win $100 for a total payout of $600 if they get the W.
  • Meanwhile, DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Hornets at +390, where you can bet $100 to profit $390, earning a total payout of $490 if they win.
  • The Over/Under for total points scored sits at 245.5 with DraftKings, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -105, while BetMGM currently has the best odds for the Under at -110.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, make sure you check all of the legal sportsbooks available in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Hornets vs. Pacers Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have found the best betting picks for this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Hornets +10.5 -110
Moneyline Hornets +390
Total Under 245.5 -110


While the Pacers are more likely to win the game, betting on the Hornets moneyline is the best option because of the 2.7% edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently available.

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Hornets vs. Pacers Player Props

Betting on Hornets vs. Pacers NBA prop bets? We uss the best information available to project key individual stats for each team, such as points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers.

Terry Rozier is expected to lead the Hornets with 25 points, 4 rebounds and 6 assists, while Tyrese Haliburton is projected to finish with 24 points, 4 rebounds and 13 assists for the Pacers.

Hornets Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Hornets:

Terry Rozier 25 4 6 3
Miles Bridges 20 7 4 1
P.J. Washington 17 4 2 2
Gordon Hayward 15 4 4 1
Brandon Miller 14 4 2 1

Pacers Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Pacers:

Tyrese Haliburton 24 4 13 3
Myles Turner 20 8 1 1
Buddy Hield 15 4 3 3
Bennedict Mathurin 15 4 2 1
Obi Toppin 14 4 2 2

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out the best NBA betting trends for today's games.

Don't forget, our model updates regularly, so check this article for any changes to our betting analysis before the Hornets vs. Pacers on Wednesday December 20, 2023.

Hornets vs. Pacers Game Information

Wednesday's action between the Pacers and Hornets at Gainbridge Fieldhouse is scheduled to begin at 7:00PM ET.


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This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on Wednesday's Hornets vs. Pacers clash, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control are performed to ensure the content meets our editorial guidelines.

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