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New Orleans Pelicans vs. Phoenix Suns

The New Orleans Pelicans and the Phoenix Suns will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at US Airways Center.

New Orleans was a 108-89 loser in its last match on the road against the Mavericks. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 197 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Phoenix lost its last outing, a 109-86 result against the Jazz on February 26. The Suns failed to cover in that game as a 2-point underdog, while the 195 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

New Orleans:
Team record: 23-34 SU, 24-29-4 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Phoenix
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Phoenix

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing LA Clippers are 2-8
After playing Dallas are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

Phoenix:
Team record: 33-24 SU, 34-20-3 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against New Orleans
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing New Orleans
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing New Orleans
is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against New Orleans

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Utah are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
New Orleans at LA Clippers, Saturday, March 1
Phoenix home to Atlanta, Sunday, March 2