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NBA Betting Line Favors Boston Celtics over New Orleans Pelicans

New Orleans looks to cover the Pelicans-Celtics 4 point betting spread on Monday and improve its overall 1-9 mark when they host Boston in NBA basketball action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

New Orleans Pelicans opened as 4-point underdogs at online sportsbook BetOnline, while the NBA total line was sitting around 211.5 at Bovada for those who prefer OVER/UNDER betting on the total amount of points scored.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 109-105 win for the Celtics. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Boston Celtics vs New Orleans Pelicans Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Boston Celtics have seen them go 5-4 and 5-4 ATS so far this NBA season, while the New Orleans Pelicans are at 1-9 and 3-7 ATS. In Over/Under totals betting, the Pelicans are 7-3, while the Boston Celtics are 3-6. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New Orleans vs Boston injuries news.

This game pits the New Orleans Pelicans, currently No. 30 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Boston Celtics, who rate No. 20 in the most recent survey update.

Statistical Matchup

When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Boston Celtics rank No. 28 in the league with 41.33 per game. That compares with New Orleans's No. 18 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where New Orleans is the NBA's No. 26-ranked team at 6.9 per game, while the Boston Celtics rate No. 6 with 10.67 per contest.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Boston earned a 105-99 victory over Indiana on Saturday, getting 23 points from Isaiah Thomas at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

New Orleans was run off the court by the Lakers on Saturday as Los Angeles blasted them 126-99 at Smoothie King Center.

Betting Trends
  • Boston is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston's last 8 games
  • Boston is 6-13 ATS in its last 19 games on the road
  • Boston is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
  • New Orleans is 3-9-1 ATS in its last 13 games
  • New Orleans is 1-12 SU in its last 13 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Orleans's last 5 games
  • New Orleans is 1-5-1 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Boston home to Dallas, Wednesday, November 16th
New Orleans at Orlando, Wednesday, November 16th