On Tuesday night, the New Orleans Pelicans (38-37) will face off against the Golden State Warriors (39-37) in a crucial Western Conference matchup. The Warriors are currently sitting in the seventh seed, a half-game ahead of the eighth-seeded Pelicans in the NBA standings. In their last meeting on March 3, the Warriors defeated the Pelicans 108-99, but both teams will be missing key players with Andrew Wiggins (personal) and Zion Williamson (hamstring) still out.Warriors vs. Pelicans prediction,2023 NBA picks,
The Pelicans vs. Warriors game is set to start at 10 p.m. ET at Chase Center in San Francisco. According to the latest odds from Caesars Sportsbook, the Warriors are favored by 8 points, and the over/under for total points is set at 234.5. If you’re considering making any picks for this matchup, it’s recommended to check out the NBA predictions and betting advice from the reliable computer model at SportsLine before placing any bets.
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Here are the current NBA betting lines and trends for the Pelicans vs. Warriors matchup:
- Point spread: The Golden State Warriors are favored by 8 points.
- Over/under: The total points expected to be scored in the game is 234.5.
- Moneyline: The Golden State Warriors are listed as -355 favorites, while the New Orleans Pelicans are the underdogs at +278.
- New Orleans trend: The Pelicans have covered the spread in their last 5 games overall, going 5-0 ATS.
- Golden State trend: The Warriors have covered the spread in 6 of their last 7 home games against a team with a losing road record.
- Picks: To view the Pelicans vs. Warriors picks, visit SportsLine.
Why the Warriors can cover
Jordan Poole, a product of Michigan, is a skilled ball handler with excellent agility. He has the ability to create scoring opportunities at all three levels of the court due to his impressive shot-making ability and court vision. Currently, he is averaging 20.4 points, 4.6 assists, and 2.6 3-pointers per game. In his last two games, Poole has scored at least 27 points, with a standout performance on March 24 against the Philadelphia 76ers, where he scored 33 points, dished out three assists, and made 6-of-11 shots from beyond the arc.
Jonathan Kuminga is a dynamic forward known for his athleticism and ability to score while driving to the rim. He possesses superb explosiveness and a soft touch when finishing near the basket. At only 20 years old, he averages 9.6 points and 3.3 rebounds per game. Recently, Kuminga has scored in double figures in four out of his last six games, including an impressive performance against the Dallas Mavericks on March 22, where he scored 22 points and recorded two steals.
Why the Pelicans can cover
Brandon Ingram, a product of Duke, is a talented forward known for his ability to score at all three levels of the court. He possesses the skill set to penetrate the lane or shoot over defenders with ease. Currently, he averages 24.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, and 5.4 assists per game. In his last four games, Ingram has scored at least 30 points in three of them, with a standout performance on March 25 where he finished with 32 points and 13 assists.
Jonas Valanciunas is a skilled center who is known for his active and assertive rebounding abilities. He possesses relentless energy in the paint and has a soft touch around the rim. Currently, he is averaging 10.1 rebounds and 14.3 points per game, ranking him ninth in the NBA for rebounds. Additionally, Valanciunas is tied for fifth in the league for double-doubles with 40. In his most recent game, he had an impressive performance, scoring 10 points and grabbing 21 rebounds.
How to make Pelicans vs. Warriors picks
According to SportsLine’s model, the total points scored in the Pelicans vs. Warriors game is likely to be under the set line, with a projected total of 232 points when both teams combine their scores. The model also suggests that one side of the spread is likely to hit in more than 50% of simulations. To get the pick and further details, head to SportsLine.