Portland Trail Blazers at New Orleans Pelicans
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 8:00 PM (Smoothie King Center)
The Portland Trail Blazers hit the road for a clash with the New Orleans Pelicans. The Trail Blazers are (5-8) on the year, having just beat the Spurs 121-116. The Pelicans are (4-9) thus far, coming off a win against the Warriors 108-100.
In the win over the Spurs, the Trail Blazers were led by CJ McCollum. McCollum made 13 of his 25 attempts, recording 32 points in the game. The Trail Blazers trailed by 15 points in the game and led by as many as 23 points, before hanging on for a 5 point victory. Portland out rebounded San Antonio 53 to 52 on the night. Portland had and assist to turnover ratio of 21 to 12. Portland shot 45% from the floor and 33% from distance.
In the Pelicans win over the Warriors, New Orleans was led by J.J. Redick. Redick made 8 of 16 from the floor, including 6 3-pointers, giving him 26 points on the night. The Pelicans never trailed in the game, leading by as many as 17 points. New Orleans shot 41% from the floor and 39% from distance. The Pelicans were out scored in fast break points, 18 to 8. The Pelicans were also out rebounded 58 to 56 in the game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Trail Blazers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 Tuesday games.
Trail Blazers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. the Southwest.
The under is 5-2 in Trail Blazers last 7 Tuesday games.
Pelicans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games.
Pelicans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
The under is 5-1 in Pelicans last 6 overall.
The favorite is 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings. The over is also 4-1 in the last 5 meetings. Both teams rank in the bottom third in points allowed per game, while both teams haven't had any issue in scoring points. The two teams essentially rank in the top third in points per game. Both teams can shoot the 3 ball at a decent clip. Final score prediction, Trail Blazers win and the total goes over.