On Tuesday, the Indiana Pacers will face the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Tip-off is set at 8PM ET.
Reigning MVP Kevin Durant is expected to miss at least a week after undergoing a minor surgery to ease the pain in his right foot. He has miss 27 games due to various injuries.
Without Durant, Russell Westbrook has played at high level averaging 32.8 points and 10.2 assist. The Thunder has won four in a row and seven of their last nine games without Kevin Durant.
The Indiana Pacers could stop the offensive onslaught of Russell Westbrook. Indiana has limited their opponents to 95.4 points on 41.4% FG shooting in their last four games. They held Golden State to 38.2% and took advantage of Stephen Curry's absence to carve a 104-98 win.
The sportsbook handicappers have installed the Oklahoma City Thunder as a 7-point favorite to beat the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night.