Houston Rockets at New Orleans Pelicans Matchup 2/22/2024

The New Orleans Pelicans (33-22) square off against the Houston Rockets (24-30) as 6.5-point favorites on Thursday, February 22, 2024 at 8:00 PM ET on BSNO. The matchup's point total is 227.5.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
26-28-1 12-15-1 14-13-0
27-28-1 14-13-0 13-15-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 9-6-0 6-1-0 3-5-0 3-3-0 2-0-0 1-3-0
220.5 to 225 12-9-0 8-4-0 4-5-0 4-2-1 2-1-0 2-1-1
225.5 to 229 3-5-0 2-0-0 1-5-0 8-4-0 4-2-0 4-2-0
229.5 to 235 2-4-0 2-3-0 0-1-0 9-6-0 4-2-0 5-4-0
235.5 to 240 1-2-0 1-1-0 0-1-0 6-8-0 4-6-0 2-2-0
240.5 and over 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
28-27-0 19-9-0 9-18-0
31-24-1 16-11-0 15-13-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 9-7-0 4-1-0 5-6-0 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0
-3.5 to -6.5 5-7-0 3-0-0 2-7-0 11-4-0 5-2-0 6-2-0
-0.5 to -3 2-6-0 2-4-0 0-2-0 3-4-0 1-2-0 2-2-0
0 to 3 6-3-0 5-2-0 1-1-0 5-5-0 3-2-0 2-3-0
+3.5 to +6.5 4-2-0 3-2-0 1-0-0 3-3-0 2-1-0 1-2-0
+7 to +10 1-1-0 1-0-0 0-1-0 4-2-1 1-0-0 3-2-1
+10.5 or more 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 5-21 19.2% 34.6 111.3
Underdog 11-25 30.6% 47.2 111
After Losses 8-19 29.6% 44.4 115
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 16-10 61.5% 57.7 117.6
Favorite 19-11 63.3% 48.3 118.6
After Win 16-11 59.3% 59.3 115.9

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.6 27.8 25.5 29.3 27
114.1 29.5 28.3 28.1 28.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
117.2 30.9 30.4 28.9 27
116.4 29.5 30 28.6 28.3
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
106.9 27.2 26.2 26.6 26.9
110.7 28.1 27.7 28.1 26.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.3 26.4 26.6 29.2 28.1
109.7 29.1 27 27.2 26.4

Houston Rockets Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/11/24 HOU 113 @ ATL 122 -7 240.5 44% 19 16 30.2% 17 45.5% 37 9 34.1% 11
2/5/24 HOU 90 @ MIN 111 -7.5 221.5 35.2% 27 10 33.3% 11 44.4% 27 11 36.7% 15
2/1/24 HOU 99 vs NO 110 -1.5 230.5 40.2% 17 5 29.5% 5 50% 24 12 32.4% 16
1/30/24 HOU 135 vs LAL 119 +1 231.5 53.1% 25 14 33.3% 15 49.5% 26 4 37.1% 12
1/27/24 HOU 104 @ BKN 106 -4 222 39.4% 23 15 27% 17 48.6% 37 2 35.3% 19

New Orleans Pelicans Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
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
2/1/24 NO 110 @ HOU 99 -1.5 230.5 50% 24 12 32.4% 16 40.2% 17 5 29.5% 5
1/30/24 NO 112 @ BOS 118 -8 233.5 50.5% 13 9 28.6% 12 50.6% 20 6 37% 11
1/20/24 NO 109 vs PHO 123 -2 237.5 44.1% 23 9 23.8% 11 49.5% 21 7 36.6% 8

Rockets vs. Pelicans Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: BSNO
  • Favorite: Pelicans (-6.5)
  • Total: 227.5

Rockets vs. Pelicans Matchup Statistics

  • The Pelicans average just 3.8 more points per game (116.5) than the Rockets allow (112.7).
  • The Pelicans average 116.5 points per game (14th in the league) while giving up 112.2 per contest (eighth in the NBA). They have a +233 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 4.3 points per game.
  • The Rockets put up 113.3 points per game (22nd in league) while allowing 112.7 per contest (ninth in NBA). They have a +32 scoring differential.
  • New Orleans is scoring 117.6 points per game in home games. In road games, it is averaging 115.4 points per contest.
  • In 2023-24 Houston is scoring four more points per game at home (115.3) than on the road (111.3).
  • The Pelicans have been putting up 115.2 points per game in their last 10 times on the court, an average that's a little lower than the 116.5 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 season.
  • The Rockets have fared worse offensively in their previous 10 games, posting 112.7 points per contest, 0.6 fewer points their than season average of 113.3.

Rockets vs. Pelicans Previous Meetings

Pelicans vs Rockets (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
1/31/2024 Rockets -1.5 231 -115 -105 110-99 NO
12/23/2023 Pelicans -7.5 226.5 -290 +235 106-104 HOU
11/10/2023 Rockets -3 219.5 -148 +124 104-101 HOU
3/19/2023 Pelicans -5.5 225.5 -215 +185 117-107 NO
3/17/2023 Pelicans -5.5 228 -210 +180 114-112 HOU
1/4/2023 Pelicans -7 230 -275 +230 119-108 NO
11/12/2022 Pelicans -10.5 233 -500 +400 119-106 NO

Pelicans Leaders

  • Brandon Ingram's numbers on the season are 21.4 points, 5 boards and 5.8 assists per game, shooting 49% from the floor and 36.2% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.4 made treys.
  • Jonas Valanciunas averages 13.7 points, 9.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists, shooting 57.3% from the floor.
  • Zion Williamson averages 22.4 points, 5.5 boards and 4.8 assists.
  • CJ McCollum is averaging 19 points, 4.6 assists and 4.3 boards.
  • Herbert Jones' numbers on the season are 11 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game, shooting 49.7% from the field and 40.7% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.4 made treys.

Rockets Leaders

  • Alperen Sengun is averaging 21.2 points, 9.1 boards and 5 assists for the Rockets.
  • Per game, Fred VanVleet gets the Rockets 16.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 8.2 assists. He also averages 1.1 steals and 1 block.
  • Jalen Green averages 18 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3.4 assists. He is making 41.1% of his shots from the field and 30.7% from beyond the arc, with 2 treys per game.
  • Jabari Smith Jr.'s numbers on the season are 13.2 points, 8.4 rebounds and 1.4 assists per contest. He is sinking 45.9% of his shots from the field and 35.9% from 3-point range, with an average of 1.6 triples.
  • Dillon Brooks' numbers on the season are 14.2 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game. He is sinking 44.8% of his shots from the field and 39.9% from 3-point range, with an average of 2 treys.

Rockets vs. Pelicans Injury Report

  • Pelicans Injuries: Brandon Ingram: Questionable (Illness), Dyson Daniels: Out (Knee), Cody Zeller: Questionable (Knee)
  • Rockets Injuries: Reggie Bullock: Questionable (Lower Back), Tari Eason: Out (Leg), Steven Adams: Out (Knee)