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Detroit Pistons at New Orleans Pelicans 2/24/21 - NBA Picks & Predictions

New Orleans Pelicans vs Detroit Pistons Odds & Info

Game New Orleans Pelicans vs Detroit Pistons
Date & Time Wednesday February 24, 2021, 8:00 PM (EST)
Location
Smoothie King Arena New Orleans, LA
Latest odds
NO -10 ; Total 223
TV Channel
FSNO

The Detroit Pistons will complete a back-to-back on Wednesday when visiting the New Orleans Pelicans after playing on the road Tuesday against the Orlando Magic. Detroit dropped to 8-22 following a 105-96 loss to the Orlando Magic on Sunday night. Detroit has lost three straight and the Pistons are last in the Central Division 9 ½ games behind first place Milwaukee.

Jerami Grant is leading Detroit in scoring with an average of 23.5 points per game, while Mason Plumlee is the leading rebounder with an average of 9.0 per game and Delon Wright, who is out injured, is the leader in assists with an average of 4.9 per game. In Wright’s absence, the active leader in assists is Grant with an average of 3.0 per game. Detroit is scoring an average of 107.8 points per game.

New Orleans looks for its second consecutive victory when hosting Detroit on Wednesday. The Pelicans improved to 13-17 following a 120-115 overtime victory against the Boston Celtics on Sunday. New Orleans rallied from a deficit of 24 points to send the game to overtime where they beat the Celtics. Brandon Ingram was the leading scorer for New Orleans with 31 points.

Zion Williamson is the leading scorer for New Orleans with an average of 25.1 points per game, while Steven Adams is the leading rebounder with an average of 8.9 per game and Lonzo Ball is the leader in assists with an average of 5.0 per game. New Orleans has four players averaging double-figures in scoring and the Pelicans are scoring an average of 114.8 points per game while shooting 48.1% overall and 36.5% from 3-point territory.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Detroit is 3-7-1 ATS in its last 11 on the road
  • The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Pistons last 6
  • New Orleans is 2-5 ATS in its last 7
  • The OVER has cashed in each of the Pelicans last 7

Free NBA Pick:

New Orleans Pelicans -10

Detroit is going through a difficult stretch, as the Pistons have lost each of their last three and will be playing their second game in as many nights and their third in the last four days. Detroit has failed to cover the number in eight of the last 11 played on the road. New Orleans is coming off a big victory over Boston on Sunday and will have had two full days to rest in anticipation of playing the Pistons. FInal Score Prediction, New Orleans Pelicans win and cover ATS 124-111.

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