Orlando Magic vs New Orleans Pelicans 4/1/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Orlando Magic vs New Orleans Pelicans 4/1/2021 – Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana will play host to Orlando Magic and New Orleans Pelicans as they battle in a non-conference game. The NBA picks and parlays are out with all the odds and lines for this anticipated game. Orlando Magic is holding 14th place in the Eastern Conference play and they are one of the worst teams this season. New Orleans is slightly better as they hold the 12th position in the Western Conference plays. However, both teams are behind the .500 mark and are struggling to make ends meet.
Orlando Magic vs New Orleans Pelicans 4/1/2021
Orlando Magic vs New Orleans Pelicans 4/1/2021 Betting Odds
Orlando Magic Betting
Orlando Magic won just 16 games this season and they dropped 31 in total. Magic is behind the Cavaliers and is ahead of the Pistons. In their last game, they managed to win against the Los Angeles Clippers with a final score of 103-96. It was an important victory for the Magic to defeat a strong clippers team. Orlando has Terrence Ross as their leader in scoring with an average of 16 points per game. From the rebounding department, Wendell Carter Jr. is the leader with eight boards per game. When it comes to assists, Michael-Carter Williams has taken the lead with 4.2 assists per game.
Players to watch: T. Ross SG 37 GP 2 GS 29.5 MIN 15.9 PTS 0.4 OR 3.1 DR 3.5 REB 2.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.6 TO 1.9 PF 1.3 AST/TO 14.41 PER
M. Fultz PG 8 GP 8 GS 26.9 MIN 12.9 PTS 0.6 OR 2.5 DR 3.1 REB 5.4 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.3 TO 2.3 PF 2.4 AST/TO 12.93 PER
C. Anthony PG 25 GP 17 GS 26.7 MIN 11 PTS 0.8 OR 3.6 DR 4.4 REB 3.8 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 10.99 PER.
New Orleans Pelicans Betting
New Orleans Pelicans are four games behind the .500 mark as they hold a 21-25 record on the season. The Pelicans will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. New Orleans is behind the Kings and is ahead of the Thunder. In their last outing, they took out the Boston Celtics with a final score of 115-110. New Orleans has Zion Williamson as their leader in scoring with an average of close to 27 points per game. The second-leading scorer for the Pelicans is Brandon Ingram with close to 24 points per game.
Players to watch: Z. Williamson PF 44 GP 44 GS 32.8 MIN 26.4 PTS 2.6 OR 4.5 DR 7.1 REB 3.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.7 BLK 2.6 TO 2.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 29.91 PER
B. Ingram SF 46 GP 46 GS 34.4 MIN 23.8 PTS 0.6 OR 4.3 DR 4.9 REB 4.7 AST 0.6 STL 0.7 BLK 2.4 TO 2 PF 2 AST/TO 21.51 PER
L. Ball PG 38 GP 38 GS 31.7 MIN 14.2 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.2 REB 5.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.6 BLK 2 TO 2 PF 2.8 AST/TO 16.29 PER.
Orlando Magic vs New Orleans Pelicans 4/1/2021 Betting Numbers
Orlando are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
New Orleans Pelicans
New Orleans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Gary Harris SG Hip is out indefinitely
New Orleans Pelicans
Lonzo Ball PG Hip is “?” Thursday vs Orlando
Orlando Magic vs New Orleans Pelicans Betting Picks
The Pelicans hold the key to success in this game since they have a better shot with their offense. The NBA odds pinnacle is in favor of the Pelicans to win this game and cover the spread. New Orleans came off a big victory against Boston Celtics and the Magic is not a hard team to defeat.
Moneyline: +450 is the set ML for the Magic and -650 is the set ML for the Pelicans.
ATS: +10 (-110) is the spread for Orlando Magic and -10 (-110) is the spread for the Pelicans.
TOTALs: The total will go over 224 (-110) for Orlando and the same will go under for New Orleans.
Score Prediction: 114 – 112, Pelicans