The Los Angeles Clippers will take on the New Orleans Pelicans at 8 p.m. ET on Friday at the Smoothie King Center. New Orleans is 2-14 overall and 1-6 at home, while the Clippers are 9-6 overall and 2-3 on the road. The Pelicans have lost 11 of their last 12 games. The Clippers have lost two of their last three.
The Pelicans have won the last two meetings between the teams. Los Angeles is favored by four points in the latest Pelicans vs. Clippers odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 214.5. Before entering any Clippers vs. Pelicans picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Pelicans vs. Clippers spread: Clippers -4
- Pelicans vs. Clippers over-under: 214.5 points
What you need to know about the Pelicans
The Pelicans lost to the Miami Heat on Wednesday, 113-98. New Orleans was up 34-21 at the end of the first quarter but couldn’t hold on to the lead. The Pelicans were outscored 34-18 in the third quarter. Josh Hart had 18 points along with seven boards, and Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 24 points.
New Orleans missed 18 of 22 3-point attempts after the first quarter. Devonte’ Graham (foot) is questionable for Friday’s game.
What you need to know about the Clippers
Los Angeles fell to the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday, 120-108. Paul George shot 5-for-9 from downtown and finished with 23 points, six assists and five rebounds. Reggie Jackson had 18 points. Memphis had led by as many as 20 points in the third quarter.
How to make Clippers vs. Pelicans picks
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