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The Sacramento Kings and the New Orleans Pelicans will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at New Orleans Arena.

Last time out for Sacramento, they were a 108-93 loser as they battled the Thunder on the road. The Kings failed to cover in the match as an 8.5-point underdog, while 201 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

The Pelicans were a 95-92 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Grizzlies. They covered the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (187) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Sacramento:
Team record: 14-25 SU, 17-20-2 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against New Orleans
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing New Orleans
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 16 of last 23 games

When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Houston are 3-7
After playing Oklahoma City are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4

New Orleans:
Team record: 16-24 SU, 17-21-2 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Sacramento
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Sacramento
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Sacramento
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games

When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Detroit are 3-7
After playing Memphis are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

Next up:
Sacramento at Houston, Wednesday, January 22
New Orleans at Detroit, Friday, January 24