Spurs vs. Pelicans - 2/3/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New Orleans Pelicans (18-29) at San Antonio Spurs (40-8)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 8:30 pm (AT&T Center)
The Line: San Antonio Spurs -12.5 -- Over/Under: 207 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSN, FSSW
The New Orleans Pelicans and San Antonio Spurs meet Wednesday at the AT&T Center.
The New Orleans Pelicans look for a statement win after winning seven of their last 10 games. The New Orleans Pelicans are averaging 102.6 points on 44.6 percent shooting and allowing 105.1 points on 46 percent shooting. Anthony Davis is averaging 22.9 points and 10.3 rebounds while Ryan Anderson is averaging 17.4 points and six rebounds. Jrue Holiday is dishing 5.3 assists and Norris Cole is grabbing 3.4 rebounds. The New Orleans Pelicans are shooting 36.4 percent from beyond the arc and 78.8 percent from the free throw line. The Pelicans are allowing 37.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.7 rebounds per game. The New Orleans Pelicans have lost five of their last seven road games. Tyreke Evans is questionable with a knee injury.
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The San Antonio Spurs look to keep rolling after winning 10 of their last 12 games. The San Antonio Spurs are averaging 104.5 points on 49.1 percent shooting and allowing 91.2 points on 42.9 percent shooting. Kawhi Leonard is averaging 19.8 points and 6.6 rebounds while LaMarcus Aldridge is averaging 16.1 points and 8.5 rebounds. Tony Parker is dishing 5.1 assists and Danny Green is grabbing 3.7 rebounds. The San Antonio Spurs are shooting 38.7 percent from beyond the arc and 79.2 percent from the free throw line. The Spurs are allowing 32 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.8 rebounds per game. The San Antonio Spurs haven’t lost a home game since March 12th. Tim Duncan is questionable with a knee injury.
The Pelicans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest. The Spurs are 27-11 ATS in their last 38 home games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Pelicans are 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Pelicans are playing their best ball of the season, but they've been able to take advantage of those games at home. Winning or even competing with a team such as the Spurs on the road is a different story. Spurs roll by double digits.