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The Denver Nuggets and the New Orleans Pelicans will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at New Orleans Arena.
The Nuggets were an 89-81 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Warriors. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (170) made winners of UNDER bettors.
New Orleans was a 113-100 winner in its last match on the road against the Kings. They covered the 1-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 213 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 14-13 SU, 12-14-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 11 games when playing on the road against New Orleans
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing New Orleans
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Memphis are 6-4
After playing Golden State are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Team record: 12-14 SU, 11-14-1 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 11 games when playing at home against Denver
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Denver
The total has gone OVER in 13 of last 19 games
is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing Sacramento are 2-8
After a win are 6-4
Denver at Memphis, Saturday, December 28
New Orleans at Houston, Saturday, December 28