Clippers and Leonard set to face Pelicans and Ingram

Clippers and Leonard set to face Pelicans and Ingram

In Western Conference play, the Los Angeles Clippers will face off against the New Orleans Pelicans. The Pelicans have a record of 39-26 and are currently in fifth place in the Western Conference, while the Clippers have a record of 42-23 and are in fourth place. The game will take place in New Orleans on Friday at 8 p.m. EDT. The FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NBA LINE favors the Pelicans by -6 points with an over/under of 217.5.

New Orleans has a record of 24-18 in Western Conference games and averages 116.1 points per game, outscoring their opponents by 4.9 points. On the other hand, the Clippers are 25-17 against Western Conference opponents and are ninth in the conference in scoring, with 50.4 points per game in the paint. Kawhi Leonard leads the team with 10.4 points per game.

The Pelicans have a field goal percentage of 48.8% this season, which is higher than the Clippers’ opponents’ shooting percentage (46.8%). The Clippers make an average of 13.0 3-pointers per game, which is slightly lower than what the Pelicans allow their opponents. The two teams have faced off three times this season, with the Pelicans winning the most recent matchup.

Zion Williamson leads the Pelicans with an average of 22.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, and 5.1 assists per game. Trey Murphy III has been averaging 17.5 points in the last 10 games. On the Clippers’ side, Leonard is averaging 23.7 points, 6.1 rebounds, 3.7 assists, and 1.7 steals per game. Norman Powell has been making an average of 2.7 3-pointers in the last 10 games.

In their last 10 games, the Pelicans have a record of 6-4, averaging 113.9 points per game. The Clippers have a record of 5-5 in their last 10 games, averaging 113.1 points per game. Both teams have been shooting well from the field, with the Pelicans shooting 48.2% and the Clippers shooting 49.5%.

Pelicans player Dyson Daniels is out with a knee injury, while Clippers players Russell Westbrook and James Harden are also sidelined due to injury.

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