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|Houston Rockets vs. New Orleans Pelicans|
The Houston Rockets and the New Orleans Pelicans will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at New Orleans Arena. Houston was a 104-92 winner in its last match on the road against the Celtics. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 196 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Pelicans were a 101-95 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Spurs. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (196) made winners of UNDER bettors. Houston:
Team record: 25-14 SU, 20-16-3 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 11 games when playing on the road against New Orleans
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Team record: 15-22 SU, 15-20-2 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 11 games when playing at home against Houston
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Houston home to Oklahoma City, Thursday, January 16
New Orleans home to Golden State, Saturday, January 18