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Teams trending in opposite directions will square off on Friday night when the Brooklyn Nets (8-4) visit the New Orleans Pelicans (1-11). The Nets have won six of their last seven games, including a 123-90 win over Orlando on Wednesday. New Orleans has now lost eight games in a row and has only picked up one win this season.

Tipoff is at 8 p.m. ET at the Smoothie King Center. Brooklyn is favored by 7.5 points in the latest Pelicans vs. Nets odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 211.5. Before entering any Nets vs. Pelicans picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every NBA game 10,000 times and has returned over $9,000 in profit on its top-rated NBA picks over the past three-plus seasons. The model enters Week 4 of the 2021-22 NBA season up over $500 on all top-rated NBA picks this season. It’s also on a stunning 110-73 roll on top-rated NBA picks against the spread that dates back to last season. Anyone following it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Pelicans vs. Nets. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several NBA betting lines for Nets vs. Pelicans:

  • Pelicans vs. Nets spread: Nets -7.5
  • Pelicans vs. Nets over-under: 212 points
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What you need to know about the Pelicans

New Orleans will have nothing to lose when it hosts Brooklyn on Friday night. The Pelicans have lost eight consecutive games and are not expected to compete with one of the best teams in the NBA. They have been without power forward Zion Williamson due to a foot injury and small forward Brandon Ingram is questionable with a hip injury.

Ingram, the team’s leading scorer, practiced on Thursday after missing the last six games. His return would give New Orleans a huge boost, especially against a Brooklyn team that is amid a long road trip. The Pelicans have covered the spread in five of their last seven games against an Eastern Conference opponent.

What you need to know about the Nets

Brooklyn got off to a slow start this season, but it has won six of its last seven games. The Nets are coming off a 123-90 blowout victory over Orlando on Wednesday night. James Harden posted a triple-double, recording 17 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists.

The Nets have been able to replace point guard Kyrie Irving with solid bench play. Big man LaMarcus Aldridge scored 21 points in the win over the Magic and Kevin Durant once again led the team in scoring with 30 points. Brooklyn has covered the spread in four of its last six games and is 6-0 ATS in its last six games against New Orleans.

How to make Nets vs. Pelicans picks

The model is leaning over on the total, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in well over 50 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Pelicans vs. Nets? And which side of the spread hits in well over 50 percent of simulations? Visit SportsLine now to find out, all from the model that has crushed its NBA picks



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