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(18-6) Golden State Warriors vs. New Orleans Pelicans (12-11)
Date: Monday December 4th
Time: 8:00PM EST
Venue: Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, Louisiana
NBA Moneyline Odds: Off
NBA Betting Odds: Warriors -9.5
NBA Betting Total: 226
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The Golden State Warriors continue their road trip, and travel to Louisiana to take the court against the New Orleans Pelicans. The Warriors are currently riding a three game win streak, while the Pelicans are struggling to stay above .500 this season. The Pelicans most recently beat the Trailblazers in Portland, 123-116.
The last time the Warriors and Pelicans faced each other, was four games ago, at Golden State. The Warriors got the win, 110-95. Golden State shot 41 percent from the field and 30 percent from three point range.
Golden State Warriors
The Warriors are starting to turn it on, and it is showing in how they have been playing. The Warriors are riding a three game win streak. During the short streak, the team has not scored less than 123 points.
Golden State recently defeated the Miami Heat, 123-95. The Warriors shot well from the floor, shooting 56 percent for the game. If the three ball was landing better, the Warriors would have won by 40 or more. They shot 36 percent from three in the win.
Kevin Durant has been playing well through the first part of the season. Durant is averaging 25 points, six rebounds and five assist this year. Steph Curry is also doing his part to get back to the championship this year. Curry leads the Warriors in scoring with 26 points er game on the season.
Defensively, Golden State is limiting teams to 106.8 points per game this season. Not great, but good enough to rank 18th in points allowed this season. As the season progresses so will the defense.
Defensive stars Draymon Green and Klay Thompson have been solid as well this year. Green could repeat as defensive player of the year.
New Orleans Pelicans
The New Orleans Pelicans seem to be one or two pieces away from becoming a contender in the west. The last time New Orleans faced the Warriors, the Pelicans failed to limit the Warriors guards to under 50 percent shooting from the floor, and had 17 turnovers in the 15 point loss. Anthony Davis showed up in the loss, scoring 30 points.
Despite the up and down play, the Pelicans are one game over .500 and most recently won, by seven points on the road against Portland. The Pelicans shot 52 percent from the field and 48 percent from three point land to squeak by for the win. If New Orleans plays like they did against Portland in this game, expect a New Orleans loss.
Golden State hast too much fire power for the Pelicans to keep up with their guard play. New Orleans has no problem scoring the ball averaging 108 points per game this year. Defensively the team is terrible, allowing 109 points per game this season.
NBA Betting Trends:
- Over is 7-2 in GS last 9 Mon. games.
- GS are 12-4 ATS in their last 16 vs. NBA Southwest.
- Over is 8-3 in GS last 11 vs. NBA Southwest.
- Under is 11-4 in NO last 15 vs. NBA Pacific.
- Under is 8-3 in NO last 11 Mon. games.
- Over is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings.
Free Golden State Warriors vs. New Orleans Pelicans NBA Prediction:
Expect the Golden State guards to have a field day against the soft New Orleans defense. The Warriors already beat the Pelicans this season by double digits. Klay Thomson might erupt tonight in this matchup.
The Pelicans are a decent NBA team. If New Orleans can limit the turnovers this time, the game could be interesting. Big men Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins are going to need 35 points or more apiece to keep this one close.
4* Free NBA Betting Pick: Warriors ATS
New Orleans might keep it close, but Golden State will be too much in the 4th quarter for New Orleans. Take the Warriors in this one.
NBA Free Score Prediction: Warriors 120 – Pelicans 103
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