Warriors vs. Pelicans Prediction
Will tonight's Warriors and Pelicans game go over the betting total tonight at 8:00PM ET in New Orleans?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Warriors are now 10.5-point road favorites versus the Pelicans after opening as an 11-point favorite when the number was first posted. As for the total, it has climbed from 223 up to 225.
WARRIORS KEY TRENDS: The Warriors are 20-7 against the spread in their last 27 games playing on one day of rest, but are just 2-5 against the number in their last seven games coming off a win. They're also 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games versus Western Conference opponents and have failed to cover in 16 of their last 21 road games against opponents with a losing home record.
PELICANS KEY TRENDS: The Pelicans have failed to cash at the betting window in five of their last six games overall and are 1-4 against the number in their last five games playing on one day of rest. They're also 0-4 against the number in their last four games versus a foe with a winning record and have failed to cover in five of their last six games when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game.
OUR PREDICTION: The over has cashed in four of the last four meetings between these two teams and is 39-13 in the Pelicans' last 52 home games. The over is also 6-0 in the Pelicans' last six home games versus a team with a winning road record, is 4-0 in their last four games against an opponent with a winning record, and has cashed in 14 of their 17 games versus Pacific opponents. On the other side, the over is 4-0 in the Warriors' last four games versus a team with a losing record and is 9-4 in their last 13 games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game.
TUESDAY NBA PREDICTION: WARRIORS/PELICANS OVER 225