NBA Basketball - Preview
The New Orleans Pelicans and the Indiana Pacers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Pelicans were a 95-92 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Celtics. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (187) made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Indiana was a 95-82 loser on the road against the Raptors. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (177) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 15-16 SU, 13-16-2 ATS
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Indiana
is 2-5-1 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 3-7
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Team record: 25-6 SU, 22-9 ATS
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing New Orleans
is 17-1 SU in its last 18 games at home
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a loss are 9-1
New Orleans at Miami, Tuesday, January 7
Indiana at Cleveland, Sunday, January 5