Trail Blazers vs Pelicans Prediction NBA Picks Em 03/27
- Mar 27, 2023, 6:51:21 AM
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The New Orleans Pelicans will be facing off against the Portland Trail Blazers on March 27, 2023, at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. As the Pelicans fight for their playoff spot, they will look to extend their winning streak and secure a victory against the Trail Blazers. KingPin.pro, your go-to sports betting app, provides you with a prediction on this exciting game between two Western Conference teams.
New Orleans Pelicans
The Pelicans have been on a roll lately, winning their last four games. In their most recent victory, they won against the Los Angeles Clippers with a 131-110 score. The Pelicans have been without their star player Zion Williamson, who has been out of the game due to injury since March 22. Despite Williamson's absence, the Pelicans have been performing well and have secured their spot in the playoffs. With the help of their leading scorer, Brandon Ingram, the Pelicans are looking to dominate the Trail Blazers in this matchup.
Portland Trail Blazers
The Trail Blazers have struggled in their recent games, losing their last two matchups against the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Clippers. Their star player, Damian Lillard, is listed as doubtful for the upcoming game, which could have a significant impact on the Trail Blazers' performance. Without Lillard, the Trail Blazers will be relying on their second-leading scorer, CJ McCollum, to carry the team and secure a win against the Pelicans.
Betting Trends and Public Betting Data
According to the SPREAD CONSENSUS PICK, the Pelicans are favored to win this game by 8.5 points. The OVER/UNDER line has not been set yet, but the Pelicans are listed as the favorites to win by -400 on the MONEY LINE, while the Trail Blazers are the underdogs with +310. The public betting data shows that 60.1% of the bets are placed on the Pelicans to cover the spread.
The Pelicans have been in great form, and with the Trail Blazers struggling, they are expected to win this matchup. Despite their injuries, the Pelicans have been performing exceptionally well, and they are expected to extend their winning streak against the Trail Blazers. KingPin.pro's expert staff writer predicts that the Pelicans will cover the spread and win this game by a margin of more than 8.5 points.