NBA Match up


nba Preview

Los Angeles Lakers vs. New Orleans Pelicans

The Los Angeles Lakers and the New Orleans Pelicans will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Smoothie King Center.

Oddsmakers opened the Pelicans as -4-point favorites versus the Lakers, while the game's total opened at 226.

New Orleans won its last outing, a 118-103 result against the Pistons on February 12. The Pelicans covered in that game as a +3.5-point underdog, while the 221 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Los Angeles was a 130-123 loser in its last match on the road against the Mavericks. They failed to cover the +3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 253 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 23-32 SU,29-26 ATS
LA Lakers is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
LA Lakers is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Lakers's last 5 games

New Orleans:
Team record: 30-26 SU,28-27-1 ATS
New Orleans is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 14 of New Orleans's last 17 games at home
New Orleans is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing LA Lakers

Next up:
Los Angeles at Minnesota Thursday, February 15
New Orleans home to Miami Friday, February 23