The Indiana Pacers play host to the Los Angeles Clippers at Bakers Life Fieldhouse on Monday evening. The Pacers (15-8) have won eight of their last 10 games, including their most recent contest, where they topped the Knicks in New York on Friday to close out a five-game road trip. They went 3-2 on the road trip and return home for a short, two-game home stand. The Pacers are 9-2 at home, where they have won four in a row. Malcolm Brogdon leads the Pacers with 19.0 points and 7.7 assists per game. Domantas Sabonis is averaging 18.4 points and a team-high 13.1 rebounds per game. T.J. Warren has been solid all around, averaging 18.7 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.1 steals per game. The Pacers are averaging 109.2 points per game and are holding their opponents to an average of 104.5 points per game, which is sixth fewest in the league. They are averaging 9.8 threes per game, which is third fewest in the league. Meanwhile, this marks the second game of a back-to-back for the Clippers (17-7), as they are coming off a convincing, 135-119, win in Washington on Sunday. Kawhi Leonard led the way with 34 points, 11 rebounds, five assists and a steal, while Paul George added 27 points, six rebounds and six assists, in the win. Montrezl Harrell and Lou Williams did their usual business and combined for 38 points off the bench on Sunday. This marks the third game of a six-game road trip for the Clippers, who are 4-6 on the road. The Clippers average 115 points per game, and are holding opponents to an average of 108 points per game. They are averaging 49 rebounds per game, which is second most in the league, including 11.7 offensive rebounds, which is second best in the league.
December 10, 2019