NBA FREE BETTING TIP: New Orleans Pelicans vs Indiana Pacers
- Title : NBA FREE BETTING TIP: New Orleans Pelicans vs Indiana Pacers
The Pelicans and the Pacers have a lot to prove in the second part of the season and a win on Monday night may get them in the right direction
Both the New Orleans Pelicans and the Indiana Pacers are away from the playoff picture even though they have good enough rosters to make the postseason.
The Pelicans are currently 11th in the Western Conference with a 17-28 record. They have won three of the last five games, most recently 102-91 over the New York Knicks.
Jonas Valanciunas led the Pelicans with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Josh Hart added 17 points, Brandon Ingram and Devonte' Graham each had 15 and Herbert Jones scored 11.
The Pelicans have gone 10-11 in home games. New Orleans gives up 109.7 points and has been outscored by 4.2 points per game.
Devonte' Graham is shooting 35.7% from beyond the arc with 3.0 made 3-pointers per game for the Pelicans, while averaging 13.8 points and 4.5 assists. Brandon Ingram is shooting 41.1% and averaging 21.0 points over the last 10 games for New Orleans.
The Indiana Pacers have picked up their form lately defeating the Lakers and the Warriors on the road but are still only 13th in the Eastern Conference with a 17-30 record.
The Pacers are coming off a 113-103 loss to the Phoenix Suns.
Chris Duarte and Lance Stephenson both scored 17 points. Goga Bidatze added 16 points and 11 rebounds.
The Pacers are 5-18 on the road. Indiana is 1-10 in one-possession games.
Justin Holiday averages 2.6 made 3-pointers per game for the Pacers, scoring 11.0 points while shooting 37.5% from beyond the arc. Sabonis is shooting 61.2% and averaging 21.3 points over the last 10 games for Indiana.
New Orleans Pelicans -8.5
|Prediction||New Orleans Pelicans to win|
|Start Time||02:00 : 25-Jan-22|