IND VS PHX Dream11 Team Prediction, NBA Regular Season: IND vs PHX Dream11 Basketball Match Season match-up: Pacers are one of the hottest teams in the League and are entering the game after defeating the Houston Rockets by 7 points. For Pacers, Malcolm Brogdon and Domantas Sabonis have been stellar and have been able to put up great scoring nights to assist their team. On the other hand, the Phoenix Suns are entering the game after losing a back-and-forth battle with the Detroit Pistons away from home. Despite the loss, the Suns have begun the season on a stellar note and have only lost 3 of their 9 games. For Suns, their young core of Cameron Johnson, Mikal Bridges, DeAndre Ayton, and Devin Booker has performed exceptionally well and the future looks bright for them if these players continue their development. Apart from the young core, they have been lucky to get the services of veteran PG in Chris Paul, who has been an all-around presence for the team. If we talk about the Pacers then Myles Turner has been a spectacular presence on the defensive end and has wreaked havoc in the paint. Both these teams are in great shape right now which will make this encounter interesting and the one that should be watched closely.
IND vs PHX Dream11 Basketball Match Season match-up
Games: 08 | 09
Wins: 06| 06
Defeats: 02| 03
IND vs PHX Dream11 Match Prediction Match Basics:
Host: Indiana Pacers
Visitors: Phoenix Suns
Match Timing: 10 January, @ 05:30 AM
Venue: Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Indiana Pacers vs Phoenix Suns, NBA Team News:
Indiana Pacers team News:
Status out: Jeremy Lamb: The explosive guard is out with a knee injury.
Brian Bowen II: Brian will not participate in the game against the Phoenix Suns.
Goga Bitadze: Goga will not play in the fixture against the Suns.
T.J. Warren: The Forward went through surgery recently and will not participate in this fixture
Jalen Lecque: The young Guard will not play in this game
Status Questionable: Doug McDermott: The Forward is questionable for the fixture because of an ankle issue
Indian Pacers active roster: Malcolm Brogdon, Victor Oladipo, Domantas Sabonis, Myles Turner, TJ McConnell, Jakarr Sampson, Justin Holiday, Aaron Holiday, Cassius Stanley, and Edmond Sumner.
Phoenix Suns team News:
Status out: Jalen Smith: Jalen has been ruled out for the fixture against the Pacers
Status Questionable: No further troubles for the Suns as they remain fewest of the healthy squads.
Phoenix Suns active roster: Chris Paul, Devin Booker, DeAndre Ayton, Jae Crowder, Cameron Johnson, Dario Saric, Cameron Payne, E’twuan Moore, Jonathan Motley, Damion Jones, Langston Galloway, Ty-Shon Alexander, Mikal Bridges, Jevon Carter, Abdul Nader.
IND vs PHX Dream11 Match Prediction
Both teams are having a great season, and have won most of their games so far, but the Phoenix Suns are comparatively a healthier team than the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers are right now thin at the SF spot without T.J. Warren and need production from the likes of Justin Holiday. For the Suns, Cameron Johnson and Mikal Bridges have provided them immense depth at the Small Forward spot, and are primed to be consistent contributors. The Suns can sneak one against the Pacers despite playing away from home, but they do need to watch out for the talented Malcolm Brogdon who is playing like a star player.
Indiana Pacers vs Phoenix Suns, Key Players:
Sabonis has become an all-around player, just like his father Arvydas, and is looking like a terrific player for the future. He has contributed consistently and has helped out Pacers to achieve a winning record. He 22 points, 12 rebounds, 4 assists, and 1 block in the win against the Houston Rockets. He can be used as a Super-Pick player for the Dream11 Fantasy basketball showdown, although he is not a clear-cut favorite.
Contrary to projections, it is not Victor Oladipo or Domantas Sabonis who is the primary scorer for the Pacers right now, it is Malcolm, who is having a breakout season. He has become a terrific scorer and is racking up great scoring games. His last performance indicates his talent as 25 points, 7 assists, 2 rebounds, and 3 steals in the game against the Rockets. He can be considered for the Pro-Player pick.
D-Book has had not similar scoring season like the last one, but he is still the primary scorer for the Phoenix Suns. Although it has not been a poor sign for the Suns, as they have won through team effort and have not over-relied on the talent of Booker. He posted 23 points, 3 assists, 2 steals, and 1 block in the Suns’ OT loss to the Pistons.
Oladipo has been replaced as the primary scorer by Brogdon but he still leaves an impact on the game and can score 20 points on a consistent basis. Oladipo, Sabonis, and Brogdon are the three 20 PPG+ scorers for Pacers making this team a huge threat. Oladipo collected 18 points, 9 rebounds, 2 assists, and 1 steal in the win against the Houston Rockets.
DeAndre Ayton: The young defensive Center has picked up his scoring recently is averaging a double-double with 13.4 PPG and 11.4 RPG. He is coming off 14 points, 12 rebounds, 2 assists, and 2 blocks in the Suns’ OT loss to the Detroit Pistons.
Myles Turner: Myles is a block machine and that will always make him a sought-after Fantasy pick. He is averaging 11.9 PPG, 5.5 RPG, but above all 4.1 BPG.
Mikal Bridges: The young Forward is having a great season, he is averaging 14.0 PPG and 5.4 APG, in addition to 1.4 BPG. He is an enticing pick for the Fantasy Draft.
Myles Turner leads the league in blocks with 4.1 BPG.
Mikal Bridges leads Suns in blocks with 1.4 BPG.
Chris Paul leads the Suns in assists with 8.2 APG.
Justin Holiday posted 20 points in his last outing.
Cameron Johnson is averaging 13.1 PPG for the Suns.