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New Orleans Pelicans vs. Charlotte Bobcats

The New Orleans Pelicans and the Charlotte Bobcats will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Time Warner Cable Arena.

In their last action, New Orleans was a 98-91 loser at home against the Knicks. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (189) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

In their last action, Charlotte was a 116-98 winner at home against the Pistons. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (214) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

New Orleans:
Team record: 23-30 SU, 23-27-3 ATS

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Charlotte
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 23 games

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 4-6
After playing New York are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5

Charlotte:
Team record: 25-30 SU, 31-23-1 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games at home
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Memphis are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Next up:
New Orleans at Washington, Saturday, February 22
Charlotte home to Memphis, Saturday, February 22