Cleveland Cavaliers at New Orleans Pelicans Matchup 3/13/2024

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CLE 116 @ NO 95

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1-5, 2nd West Southwest

CLE 116 @ NO 95

Smoothie King Center, Final

In a contest featuring a pair of the top marksmen in the NBA, McCollum and the New Orleans Pelicans (39-25) will play Mitchell and the Cleveland Cavaliers (41-24) on March 13, 2024 at Smoothie King Center. McCollum drains 3.3 treys per game (fourth in league), and Mitchell makes 3.4 (third). The Pelicans are seven-point favorites for the contest. The matchup's point total is 214.5.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
29-36-1 18-16-1 11-20-0
28-36-1 14-17-0 14-19-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 11-9-0 4-6-0 7-3-0 4-5-0 2-2-0 2-3-0
220.5 to 225 8-6-1 5-4-1 3-2-0 6-3-1 2-2-0 4-1-1
225.5 to 229 3-9-1 2-3-0 1-6-1 8-4-0 4-2-0 4-2-0
229.5 to 235 5-5-0 1-3-0 4-2-0 10-6-0 4-2-0 6-4-0
235.5 to 240 6-1-0 5-0-0 1-1-0 7-9-0 5-6-0 2-3-0
240.5 and over 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
33-31-2 17-17-1 16-14-1
36-28-1 17-14-0 19-14-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 2-3-0 1-3-0 1-0-0 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0
-3.5 to -6.5 13-6-0 7-6-0 6-0-0 12-7-0 6-4-0 6-3-0
-0.5 to -3 4-4-1 4-1-1 0-3-0 3-5-0 1-3-0 2-2-0
0 to 3 4-6-0 1-1-0 3-5-0 5-5-0 3-2-0 2-3-0
+3.5 to +6.5 1-4-0 1-3-0 0-1-0 5-3-0 2-1-0 3-2-0
+7 to +10 6-1-1 2-0-0 4-1-1 6-2-1 1-0-0 5-2-1
+10.5 or more 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 19-11 63.3% 51.7 112.8
Underdog 9-11 45% 55 109.8
After Win 23-11 67.6% 50 116.3
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 18-12 60% 56.7 117.2
Favorite 25-13 65.8% 53.9 118.1
After Win 17-12 58.6% 58.6 115.8

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.9 27.8 25.4 29.4 27.3
114.1 29.5 28.3 28.1 28.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
104.9 27.3 26.9 25.9 24.8
102.2 26.2 25.1 26.3 24.6
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
105.6 27.3 26.6 26.5 25.2
108.9 27.9 27.5 26.7 26.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.2 26.5 26.3 29.3 28.1
109.7 29.1 27 27.2 26.4

Cleveland Cavaliers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 CLE 105 vs BOS 104 +8.5 217 43.3% 11 8 47.6% 8 42.4% 12 14 39.5% 13
2/29/24 CLE 123 @ CHI 132 +5.5 217 43.3% 19 5 40.7% 12 40% 38 25 35.1% 16
2/28/24 CLE 121 vs DAL 119 -4 230.5 53% 18 9 50% 16 52.7% 15 5 42.4% 5
2/11/24 CLE 119 @ TOR 95 +8.5 230 52.2% 13 14 34.1% 10 40.2% 23 12 29% 11
2/9/24 CLE 118 @ BKN 95 +7.5 224 53.8% 17 7 40.5% 15 39.8% 14 12 40% 12

New Orleans Pelicans Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 NO 139 @ TOR 98 +9.5 229.5 50.5% 11 17 49% 11 38.7% 22 11 29.5% 11
2/29/24 NO 114 @ IND 123 -4 239.5 46.7% 23 7 37.9% 10 49% 9 14 36.8% 8
2/28/24 NO 115 @ NY 92 +6.5 214 50.6% 23 10 52.9% 14 37.3% 23 13 30.4% 11
2/8/24 NO 117 @ LAC 106 -5 234.5 53.4% 16 8 37.5% 12 46.2% 26 8 37.5% 19
2/6/24 NO 138 vs TOR 100 -10.5 230.5 51% 13 17 42.2% 7 47.6% 15 10 32.3% 18

Cavaliers vs. Pelicans Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: BSNO
  • Favorite: Pelicans (-7)
  • Total: 214.5

Cavaliers vs. Pelicans Matchup Statistics

  • The Pelicans average 6.7 more points per game (116.4) than the Cavaliers give up (109.7).
  • The Pelicans average 116.4 points per game (13th in the league) while giving up 111.1 per outing (eighth in the NBA). They have a +339 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 5.3 points per game.
  • The Cavaliers outscore opponents by four points per game (posting 113.7 points per game, 18th in league, and conceding 109.7 per outing, fifth in NBA) and have a +264 scoring differential.
  • New Orleans averages 117.2 points per game at home, compared to 115.7 points per game away from home, a difference of 1.5 points per contest.
  • Cleveland is scoring more points at home (114.5 per game) than away (112.8).
  • The Pelicans have been scoring 117.7 points per contest in their last 10 times on the court, an average that's slightly higher than the 116.4 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 campaign.
  • The Cavaliers have performed worse offensively over their previous 10 games, generating 109.7 points per contest, four fewer points their than season average of 113.7.

Cavaliers vs. Pelicans Previous Meetings

Pelicans vs Cavaliers (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/21/2023 Pelicans -3.5 224.5 -166 +140 123-104 NO
2/10/2023 Cavaliers -3 222 -150 +130 118-107 CLE
1/16/2023 Cavaliers -7.5 223 -285 +240 113-103 CLE

Pelicans Leaders

  • Brandon Ingram averages 21.4 points, 5.1 rebounds and 5.9 assists, shooting 49.2% from the floor and 36.3% from downtown, with 1.4 made treys per game.
  • Zion Williamson's numbers on the season are 22.1 points, 5.6 boards and 5.2 assists per game, shooting 57.7% from the field.
  • Jonas Valanciunas averages 13.2 points, 9.5 rebounds and 2.2 assists, shooting 56.5% from the field.
  • CJ McCollum averages 18.5 points, 4.3 boards and 4.4 assists, shooting 45.6% from the field and 41.7% from downtown, with 3.3 made treys per contest (fourth in NBA).
  • Herbert Jones' numbers on the season are 11.3 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists per contest, shooting 51.4% from the field and 43.5% from beyond the arc (eighth in league), with an average of 1.5 made treys.

Cavaliers Leaders

  • Donovan Mitchell averages 28 points for the Cavaliers, plus 5.4 rebounds and 6.2 assists.
  • The Cavaliers receive 16.2 points per game from Jarrett Allen, plus 10.7 boards and 2.7 assists.
  • Caris LeVert averages 13.9 points, 3.9 boards and 5 assists. He is sinking 41.3% of his shots from the floor and 32.8% from beyond the arc, with 1.7 treys per game.
  • The Cavaliers receive 18.8 points per game from Darius Garland, plus 2.3 rebounds and 6.2 assists.
  • Per game, Isaac Okoro gives the Cavaliers 9.8 points, 3.1 boards and 2 assists, plus 0.9 steals and 0.6 blocks.

Cavaliers vs. Pelicans Injury Report

  • Pelicans Injuries: Dyson Daniels: Out (Knee)
  • Cavaliers Injuries: Tristan Thompson: Out (Suspension), Donovan Mitchell: Questionable (Knee), Dean Wade: Out (Personal), Ricky Rubio: Out (Personal), Max Strus: Out (Knee), Evan Mobley: Out (Ankle), Ty Jerome: Out (Ankle)