Suns vs. Pelicans - 11/25/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New Orleans Pelicans (3-11) at Phoenix Suns (7-7)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Talking Stick Resort Arena)
The Line: Phoenix Suns -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: FSN, FSAZ
The New Orleans Pelicans and Phoenix Suns square of Wednesday night at the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
The New Orleans Pelicans look for their third straight victory to climb out of their early hole. The New Orleans Pelicans are averaging 102.1 points on 44.4 percent shooting and allowing 108.9 points on 46.5 percent shooting. Anthony Davis is averaging 23.3 points and 10.3 rebounds while Ryan Anderson is averaging 19.3 points and seven rebounds. Jrue Holiday is dishing 4.9 assists and Ish Smith is grabbing four rebounds. The New Orleans Pelicans have found their rhythm as of late and have combined for 226 points in their last two games. Now it’s a of the Pelicans getting the job done on the road. The Pelicans have lost 10 of their last 11 regular season road games. Tyreke Evans is questionable with a knee injury.
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The Phoenix Suns look for a big win to get them a game above a .500 record. The Phoenix Suns are averaging 104.9 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 102.3 points on 45.8 percent shooting. Brandon Knight is averaging 21.4 points and 5.4 assists while Markieff Morris is averaging 13.7 points and 5.5 rebounds. P.J. Tucker is dishing 1.1 assists and T.J. Warren is grabbing 3.2 rebounds. The Phoenix Suns are shooting 39.3 percent from beyond the arc and are getting 37.1 points from the bench. The downside is that the Suns are averaging more than 17 turnovers per game. The Suns have won six of their last 10 home games. Eric Bledsoe is questionable with a knee injury.
The Pelicans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference and 4-10 ATS in their last 14 road games. The Suns are 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games following a S.U. loss and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games. The Pelicans are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Pelicans are playing their best basketball of the season and will have the best player on the court for this game. While the Suns aren't easy to beat at home, the value is with the points and the road team.