Charlotte Hornets vs. New Orleans Pelicans - 11/9/19 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Charlotte Hornets vs. New Orleans Pelicans

Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM (Time Warner Cable Arena)

New Orleans Pelicans -1.5 . total 231.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds

The New Orleans Pelicans hit the road for a matchup with the Charlotte Hornets.  The Pelicans are (1-7) thus far and are coming off a 122-104 loss to the Toronto Raptors.  The Pelicans have lost 3 in a row.  The Hornets are (4-4) on the season and most recently lost to the Boston Celtics, 108-97.

In the loss to the Raptors, the Pelicans were guided by Brandon Ingram.  Ingram had 27 points and 7 rebounds in the game.  Jrue Holiday was 6 of 13 from the floor, while totaling 16 points, 6 assists, and 6 rebounds.  The Pelicans allowed the Raptors to shoot 19 of 43 (44%) from behind the arch.  The Pelicans only shot 24% from 3-point range.  The Pelicans were smoked in fast break points, being out scored 38 to 14.  The games was tied after the first quarter.

In the loss to the Celtics, the Hornets were led by Miles Bridges.  Bridges posted a double-double in the game, netting 18 points and grabbing 10 rebounds.  The only other Hornet player to reach double figures was Devonte' Graham.  Graham finished the game with 15 points and 9 assists.  The Hornets shot a miserable 19% from 3-point range, while shooting 38% from the floor.  The Hornets turned the ball over 21 times.

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Recent Betting Trends:

Pelicans are 6-18 ATS in their last 24 games.

Pelicans are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 road games.

The over is 5-1 in Pelicans last 6 road games.

Hornets are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.

Hornets are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 Saturday games.

The over is 6-1 in Hornets last 7 Saturday games.

The over is 10-4 in the last 14 meetings between the two teams.  The Pelicans are giving up an average of 124 points per game, that ranks 30th in the league.  The Hornets are ranked 22nd in points allowed at 112.  Both teams give up a lot of points per game.  The over has been profitable for both of these teams in the last 7 games situationally.  Final score prediction, Hornets win and the total goes over, 122-116.  

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Chris’s Pick Over 231.5

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