Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 Predictions
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are listed as favorites to win the Eastern Conference and return to the NBA Finals according to online sportsbooks. After a game one ugly loss to the Pacers, many sports betting experts are rethinking the Cavs future. The Pacers may be the one team in the East that can beat the Cavs. This is a tough spot for people that bet on the NBA. Betting against the Cavs in game two could be an overreaction, but after the way the Cavs played it is hard to bet on them. Here is a look at the Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 predictions with a pick against the spread.
Basketball Betting Public Giving up on the Cavs
The public has spoken when it comes to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The public believes that LeBron James and Co. will not find a way to rebound and win big in game two. Before making Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 predictions it is important to look at the odds. In game one the Cavs were (-7) point favorites, but that number has went up in game two as sportsbooks show that the Cavs are now (-8) point favorites.
Wise Guys Buying LeBron
The opening odds of (-7) in this game jumped one point to (-8). This point spread jumped although over 62 percent of the wagers coming in on this game are on Indiana to keep it close. This shows just how much the wise guys like Cleveland. Big money moves the line and since the public bets are on the Pacers but the line moved toward the Cavs, the big money is on Cleveland you should be too.
Indiana Pacers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 predictions
Ty Lue has let LeBron off his leash. He called him out in the media and told him to be more aggressive which spells bad news for the Pacers. The Cavs are 10-4 against the spread (ATS) in the last 14 games overall and will be ready to go. The Pacers are happy with home court and will fade away in the second half of this game.