New Orleans Pelicans vs Sacramento Kings 8/6/2020 Spread Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New Orleans Pelicans vs Sacramento Kings 8/6/2020 – The New Orleans Pelicans are slowly unleashing Zion Williamson and won their last game with him. They have the playoff-seeking Sacramento Kings next in their hit-list this coming Thursday, August 6 at the HP Field House in Kissimmee, Florida. NBATV is holding the broadcast rights for this match and they will be airing it live at 1:30 PM Eastern Time. The live stream can be seen through NBA League Pass or SofaScore. The Sacramento Kings are coming off a huge win but for this matchup, they are seen by NBA Bracket Betting as the underdogs to the New Orleans Pelicans.
New Orleans Pelicans vs Sacramento Kings 8/6/2020
New Orleans Pelicans vs Sacramento Kings 8/6/2020 Betting Odds
New Orleans Pelicans Betting
The New Orleans Pelicans are coming off from a sound victory over the Memphis Grizzlies, 109-99. Zion Williamson played 25 minutes and had 23 points, seven rebounds and five assists. It was Brandon Ingram who led the team in scoring with 24 points along with seven rebounds, five assists and two steals while J.J. Redick came off the bench with 16 points and three triples. Jrue Holiday contributed a silent 15 points as well as Josh Hard coming off the bench with 15 points of his own. A notable night comes from Derrick Favors who sniffed 13 rebounds for the team.
Players to watch: B. Ingram SF GP 59 GS 59 MIN 34 PTS 24.1 OR 0.8 DR 5.4 REB 6.2 AST 4.2 STL 1 BLK 0.6 TO 3.1 PF 2.9 AST/TO 1.3 PER 19.02
Z. Williamson SF GP 22 GS 22 MIN 28.1 PTS 22.3 OR 2.7 DR 3.7 REB 6.4 AST 2.1 STL 0.7 BLK 0.4 TO 2.6 PF 1.8 AST/TO 0.8 PER 23.52
J. Holiday SG GP 58 GS 58 MIN 34.8 PTS 19.2 OR 1.3 DR 3.6 REB 4.9 AST 6.7 STL 1.7 BLK 0.8 TO 2.9 PF 2.3 AST/TO 2.3 PER 17.28.
Sacramento Kings Betting
The Sacramento Kings engaged the Dallas Mavericks in their last match and they were five points away from winning 110-114. DeAaron Fox had one of his better games flirting with a double-double of 28 points, nine assists, two steals and three triples. He got help from another shooter Buddy Hield who contributed 21 points along with five three-pointers. Kent Bazemore also had a notable night with 16 points from the bench but it was Nemanja Bjelica that made a bubble double-double of 12 points and 13 rebounds. Center Richaun Holmes had 8 points and 12 boards before fouling out.
Players to Watch: D. Fox PG GP 47 GS 45 MIN 31.7 PTS 20.7 OR 0.7 DR 3.3 REB 4 AST 6.7 STL 1.4 BLK 0.5 TO 3.1 PF 2.9 AST/TO 2.1 PER 20.4
B. Hield SG GP 66 GS 44 MIN 31.6 PTS 19.5 OR 0.9 DR 3.9 REB 4.7 AST 3.1 STL 0.9 BLK 0.3 TO 2.4 PF 2.3 AST/TO 1.3 PER 16
B. Bogdanovic SG GP 55 GS 22 MIN 28.6 PTS 14.6 OR 0.3 DR 2.9 REB 3.2 AST 3.2 STL 1 BLK 0.3 TO 1.6 PF 2.2 AST/TO 2 PER 14.56.
New Orleans Pelicans vs Sacramento Kings 8/6/2020 Betting Numbers
New Orleans Pelicans
New Orleans are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Sacramento’s last 7 games.
New Orleans Pelicans
No injuries to report.
M. Bagley III PF – Foot – is out for season
New Orleans Pelicans vs Sacramento Kings Betting Picks
The Pelicans may look to make a final push for the playoffs and they are expected to go all out in every game from this day on. It will be hard to see the Pelicans lose this but the Kings are a high-risk, high-rewards type of bet. Sports Betting sees the Pelicans winning by a fair margin in this game.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Pelicans for this match is at -175 while the Kings are at +145.
ATS: It is four points across the spread with the Pelicans owning a -4 while the Kings are on the opposite side with +4.
TOTALs: It is forecasted that both teams will be hitting the 233.5 total with the Pelicans going over and the Kings are under.
Score Prediction: 117 – 112 Pelicans