New Orleans Pelicans vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Preview: Point Spread, Moneylines, Odds

Southwest Division foes meet when the New Orleans Pelicans (40-39) host the Memphis Grizzlies (50-29) at Smoothie King Center, starting at 8:00 PM ET on Wednesday, April 5, 2023. The Grizzlies are 5-point underdogs in the game, the fourth matchup between the squads this season. The matchup’s over/under is 232.5.

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Pelicans vs. Grizzlies Game Time and Odds

  • Game Day: Wednesday, April 5, 2023
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: BSNO and BSSE
  • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Arena: Smoothie King Center
  • Moneyline favorite: Pelicans (-204)
  • Spread: Pelicans (-5)
  • Total: 232.5

Pelicans vs. Grizzlies Betting Stats and Trends

  • The Pelicans have covered the spread 38 times in 79 games with a set spread.
  • In games it has played as 5-point favorites or more, New Orleans has an ATS record of 12-9.
  • Games involving the Pelicans have hit the over 37 times this season.
  • New Orleans and its opponents have gone over the current 232.5-point total in 31 of 79 games this season.
  • The Pelicans and their opponents score an average of 226.5 points per game, six fewer than Wednesday’s total.
  • The Grizzlies have gone 36-39-4 against the spread this year.
  • Memphis has an ATS record of 1-4 when playing as at least 5-point underdogs.
  • Grizzlies games have gone over the total 35 times this season.
  • So far this season, 44.3% of Memphis’ games (35-of-79) have had more combined points than Wednesday’s over/under of 232.5.
  • The 229.3 points per game average in Grizzlies games this season is 3.2 lower than this game’s over/under.

Pelicans vs. Grizzlies Statistics and Rankings

Pelicans Rank Pelicans AVG Grizzlies AVG Grizzlies Rank
15th 114.2 Points Scored 116.7 9th
7th 112.3 Points Allowed 112.6 11th
12th 43.6 Rebounds 46.7 2nd
13th 10.7 Off. Rebounds 12 4th
23rd 10.9 3pt Made 12 15th
10th 25.8 Assists 25.8 10th
22nd 14 Turnovers 12.9 11th

Pelicans vs. Grizzlies Stats and Trends

  • The Pelicans have covered the spread seven times in their last 10 contests while putting up a 7-3 record straight-up in those games.
  • The final combined score of the past 10 New Orleans games has exceeded the set total two times.
  • The last 10 New Orleans games averaged 228.3 total points, 4.2 fewer points than this matchup’s over/under.
  • The Pelicans’ per-game scoring average across their last 10 games is 1.7 points higher than their season-long average.
  • The Grizzlies have a 4-5-1 record against the spread while going 8-2 overall in their past 10 games.
  • Five of Memphis’ last 10 outings have hit the over.
  • Memphis’ average total over the last 10 games is 0.5 points greater than the 232.5 total listed for this matchup.
  • In their past 10 games, the Grizzlies’ points per game average is 122.8, 6.1 points higher per game than their season-long scoring average.

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