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The New Orleans Pelicans and the Miami Heat will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Last time out for New Orleans, they were a 99-82 loser as they battled the Pacers on the road. The Pelicans failed to cover in the match as a 12-point underdog, while 181 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Miami won its last outing, a 102-97 result against the Raptors on January 5. The Heat failed to cover in that game as a 6-point favorite, while the 199 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Team record: 15-17 SU, 13-17-2 ATS
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of last 18 games when playing on the road against Miami
is 10-3-2 ATS in its last 15 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games on the road
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Indiana are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
Team record: 26-8 SU, 16-18 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 9 games at home
is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games when playing at home against New Orleans
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing New York are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 9-1
After a win are 7-3
New Orleans home to Washington, Wednesday, January 8
Miami at New York, Thursday, January 9