Pelicans vs. Kings Prediction

NBA Predictions: Will Pelicans cover as underdog vs. Kings? 2/12/17

Will the Pelicans cover as a slight road underdog versus the Kings tonight at 9:00PM ET?

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Kings are now just 3.5-point home favorites versus the Pelicans after opening as a 5.5-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 211 and has been bet down to 210.5.

Bet Tonight's NBA Action

New Orleans is just 4-6 over its last 10 games and is 4-6 at the betting window during that same stretch. The Pelicans did beat the Timberwolves 122-106 as a 5-point underdog on Friday, however, and have won two of their last three games overall. In that win at Minnesota, Anthony Davis scored 42 points while adding 13 rebounds, two assists, one block and one steal.

Sacramento has split over its last 10 games, going 5-5 on the hardwood and 5-4-1 at the betting window. The Kings have won back-to-back games, however, upsetting the Celtics and Hawks in consecutive games. In their 108-107 win over Atlanta, Ben McLemore scored a season-high 22 points while adding nine rebounds, three assists and four steals.

NBA Quick Links: Free Matchup Reports|Injuries|Odds Comparison|Scoreboard|Betting Trends

OUR PREDICTION: The Pelicans are 4-0 against the spread in their last four road games when facing a team with a losing home record and have covered in four of their last five games versus the Kings. The underdog is also 5-1 against the spread in the last six meetings between these two teams while the Kings are just 1-4 at the betting window in their last five games versus Western Conference opponents.

 

SUNDAY NBA PREDICTION: NEW ORLEANS PELICANS +3.5

NBA Headlines

NBA Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Nuggets vs. 76ers Prediction & Odds The first-seeded Denver Nuggets travel to Philadelphia to take on the #2 seed 76ers on ABC Saturday afternoon at 3:00 PM ET. Can the 76ers cover the 4.5-point...
Thumbnail Clippers vs. Hawks Prediction & Odds The Clippers and Hawks will square off at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday night and with the game essentially set as a pick’em, what’s the wise play when it comes to...
Thumbnail Suns vs. Spurs Predictiion & Odds The Suns are 6-point road favorites on Saturday night in San Antonio where they’ll take on the Spurs at 8:00 p.m. ET.
Thumbnail Lakers vs. Celtics Prediction & Odds The Lakers and Celtics square off at 8:30 p.m. ET from TD Garden in Boston, MA. Is 7.5 too much to lay with the host Celtics or will Boston roll against its...
Thumbnail Knicks vs. Nets Prediction & Odds The Knicks have been profitable in previous meetings with the Nets, whom they’ll face at 5:30 p.m. ET on Saturday. Is New York the best...