10:10 pm
November 3

Pelicans @ Kings

Who will WIN this matchup?

New Orleans Pelicans (1-6)

@ Sacramento Kings (3-3)


Current odds:

New Orleans Pelicans: (+175)

Sacramento Kings: (-210)


The spread for the game is Sacramento by 5 points.

New Orleans, which has won just one of eight games this season, led the host Phoenix Suns by as many as 20 points but wound up losing 112-100 to begin a four-game road trip. Sacramento was in front at Utah with five minutes remaining and trailed by just two points with 23.4 seconds left but ended up losing 119-113 to the Jazz.

The Kings, who start a four-game homestand against the Pelicans, took their final lead of the game, 102-101, on Richaun Holmes’ tip-in with 5:02 remaining, but they couldn’t finish. De’Aaron Fox, who had 23 points on Friday to lead the Kings in a 113-109 victory at New Orleans, managed just 13 points against the Jazz. He made 4 of 15 field-goal attempts and missed all four of his 3-point tries.

Harrison Barnes scored 23 to lead seven Kings scorers in double figures. Sacramento’s bench outscored Utah’s bench 41-19. The Pelicans lost their fourth consecutive game when they were outscored 36-18 in the fourth quarter at Phoenix.

New Orleans’ Jonas Valanciunas had his sixth straight double-double with 23 points and 14 rebounds, Devonte’ Graham added 12 points and Nickeil Alexander-Walker had 10. The Pelicans scored 15 points off eight Phoenix turnovers in the first quarter on their way to the 20-point edge in the second quarter. The rest of the game belonged to the Suns.

StreakSmarter Pick
Sacramento Kings