Clippers vs. Pelicans - 1/10/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New Orleans Pelicans (11-24) at Los Angeles Clippers (24-13)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, January 10, 2016 at 3:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Clippers -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: FSN, FSW2
The New Orleans Pelicans and Los Angeles Clippers meet Sunday afternoon at the Staples Center.
The New Orleans Pelicans need a victory after losing five of their last seven games. The New Orleans Pelicans are averaging 101 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 105.7 points on 45.6 percent shooting. Ryan Anderson is averaging 16.7 points and 6.2 rebounds while Tyreke Evans is averaging 15.9 points and 7.1 assists. Jrue Holiday is dishing 4.5 assists and Norris Cole is grabbing 3.3 rebounds. The New Orleans Pelicans are shooting 34.9 percent from beyond the arc and 79.2 percent from the free throw line. The Pelicans are allowing 37.9 percent shooting from deep and are forcing 12.9 turnovers per game. The New Orleans Pelicans have lost eight of their last 12 road games. Anthony Davis and Quincy Pondexter are questionable.
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The Los Angeles Clippers look to build on their current eight-game winning streak. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 103.8 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 100.4 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Chris Paul is averaging 17.7 points and 9.5 assists while J.J. Redick is averaging 16 points and 1.5 rebounds. Jamal Crawford is dishing 2.2 assists and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 13.4 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 69.6 percent from the free throw line. The Clippers are allowing 33.5 percent shooting from deep and are forcing 14 turnovers per game. The Los Angeles Clippers have won seven of their last 10 home games.
The Pelicans are 11-3 ATS in their last 14 Sunday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Clippers are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 vs. NBA Southwest and 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 home games. The Pelicans are 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Los Angeles and 22-10 ATS in the last 32 meetings overall.
Clippers are on a roll right now and have found their groove without Griffin. Pelicans continue to stink up the joint. Take the home team by double digits.