Pelicans vs. Hawks: A High-Flying Showdown of NBA Titans!

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New Orleans Pelicans

Pelicans

38W-25L

New Orleans Pelicans

March 10, 2024

06:00PM EST

Odds: 221.0 o/u

Hawks

29W-34L

Atlanta Hawks
Atlanta Hawks

Alright hoop heads, buckle up! The 38W-25L New Orleans Pelicans are swooping into State Farm Arena to take on the 29W-34L Atlanta Hawks, in what’s shaping up to be a clash of titans. Tipoff’s at 06:00PM EST, so set your alarms, grab your snacks, and get ready for some top-notch action. The Pelicans, sitting pretty at 0.0 games back in the Western conference, are looking to rain on the Hawks’ parade, who are 7.5 games back in the Eastern conference. The betting gods have spoken, setting the over/under at a tantalizing 221.0, with the Pelicans line at -6.5, and the Hawks line at 6.5. Both teams are strutting in fresh off victories, with the Hawks soaring high after a 99-92 win against MEM, and the Pelicans riding the wave of a 103-95 triumph against PHI. Let’s hope they’ve left enough in the tank for tonight’s showdown!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: March 10, 2024 06:00PM EST
Location: State Farm Arena, Atlanta

Vegas Odds

NOP ML ATL ML Over/Under Line
Open -300 +250 223.0 -6.5/6.5
Recent -195 +165 221.0 -7.0/7.0
Difference +105 -85 -2.0

Team Performance

nop Team Logo
LAST 10
7W-3L
AWAY
20W-13L

66.1% Win Probability

atl Team Logo
LAST 10
5W-5L
HOME
15W-15L

33.9% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT Final O/U ATS
11/04/23 Atlanta Hawks ATL 27 26 41 29 123 Over
New Orleans Pelicans NOP 35 25 23 22 105
02/07/23 Atlanta Hawks ATL 35 24 22 26 107 Over
New Orleans Pelicans NOP 33 29 29 25 116
11/05/22 New Orleans Pelicans NOP 28 24 33 24 12 121 Over
Atlanta Hawks ATL 29 31 28 21 15 124
03/20/22 New Orleans Pelicans NOP 35 25 31 26 117 Over
Atlanta Hawks ATL 18 32 26 36 112
10/27/21 Atlanta Hawks ATL 19 34 31 18 102 Under
New Orleans Pelicans NOP 33 26 18 22 99

Pelicans Vs Over/Under

Hawks Vs Over/Under

Starting Lineups

Pelicans Notable Injuries

  • Matt Ryan (SG/SF): Avg: 7.7pts, 2.1reb, 0.8ast, 18.4 minutes. Last game: 03/05/24. Impact: 1.7
  • Cody Zeller (C): Avg: 2.0pts, 2.8reb, 1.0ast, 7.9 minutes. Last game: 03/05/24. Impact: 1.1
  • Jeremiah Robinson-Earl (C): Avg: 3.5pts, 2.2reb, 0.3ast, 9.2 minutes. Last game: 03/05/24. Impact: 1.0
  • Izaiah Brockington (SG): Avg: 4.0pts, 2.0reb, 0.0ast, 3.4 minutes. Last game: 03/05/24. Impact: 1.1
  • Dereon Seabron (PG): Avg: 2.3pts, 1.2reb, 0.8ast, 9.2 minutes. Last game: 02/27/24. Impact: 0.8

Hawks Notable Injuries

  • Jalen Johnson (PF/C): Avg: 15.9pts, 8.7reb, 3.4ast, 33.8 minutes. Last game: 03/06/24. Impact: 5.9
  • Kobe Bufkin (PG/SG): Avg: 3.7pts, 1.6reb, 1.7ast, 9.9 minutes. Last game: 03/02/24. Impact: 1.9
  • Dylan Windler (PF): Avg: 1.4pts, 0.4reb, 0.6ast, 3.2 minutes. Last game: 02/25/24. Impact: 0.5

Top Player Props

This article, published more than 6 hours prior to game time, focuses exclusively on Over prop bets due to the propensity for NBA teams to make last-minute injury adjustments. For the most current prop bets, including any updates closer to tip-off, please refer to the link provided below the table.

Pelicans Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #17 #23 #5 #20 3.8%
PF #20 #10 #12 #16 -0.8%
PG #2 #13 #23 #4 -14.3%
SF #11 #19 #26 #16 0.6%
SG #16 #6 #7 #10 -4.6%

Hawks Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #15 #24 #9 #17 1.1%
PF #1 #19 #16 #7 -9.2%
PG #17 #20 #10 #20 2.6%
SF #27 #8 #7 #20 3.6%
SG #20 #19 #28 #24 4.9%
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Team Comparison

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Points per Game
114.3
112.8
Rebounds per Game
46.0
45.8
Assists per Game
27.2
26.0
Steals per Game
8.2
6.0
Blocks per Game
5.9
5.5
Shots per Game
88.9
90.0
3-Pointers Made per Game
13.5
12.0
2-Pt Percentage per Game
53.4
52.7
3-Pt Percentage per Game
39.3
34.6
Turnovers per Game
13.2
12.1
Fouls per Game
18.2
16.9

Recent Trends

  • Jordan Hawkins (PG/SG): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 37.5% to 11.4, 18.2 min average previous 3 games.
  • The Pelicans have a 2-game winning streak on the road. Overall, they are on a 3-game winning streak. The Hawks have a 1-game winning streak at home. Overall, they are on a 3-game winning streak.

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