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New Orleans Pelicans vs. Washington Wizards

The fans at Verizon Center will be treated to a game between the New Orleans Pelicans and the Washington Wizards when they take their seats on Saturday.

The Pelicans were a 90-87 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Bobcats. They earned a push of the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (177) made winners of UNDER bettors.

The Wizards were a 114-97 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Hawks. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (211) made winners of OVER bettors.

New Orleans:
Team record: 23-31 SU, 23-27-4 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 12 of last 18 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing LA Clippers are 3-7
After playing Charlotte are 1-9
After a loss are 5-5

Washington:
Team record: 26-28 SU, 29-24-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing New Orleans
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing New Orleans
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games at home
is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against New Orleans

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Cleveland are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Next up:
New Orleans home to LA Clippers, Monday, February 24
Washington at Cleveland, Sunday, February 23