New Orleans Pelicans at New York Knicks Matchup 2/27/2024

The New Orleans Pelicans (34-24) visit the New York Knicks (35-23) at Madison Square Garden, tipping off at 7:30 PM ET on Tuesday, February 27, 2024. The Pelicans are 6.5-point favorites in the game. The point total is 215 for the matchup.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
New Orleans Pelicans Pelicans
76
-2.5 (-110)
-6.5 (-112)
219 pts
214 pts
-135
-265
line-movement
New York Knicks Knicks
74
+2.5 (-110)
+6.5 (-108)
+114
+215

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
27-31-1 14-15-0 13-16-1
22-36-0 9-21-0 13-15-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 4-4-0 2-1-0 2-3-0 5-9-0 1-7-0 4-2-0
220.5 to 225 4-3-1 2-2-0 2-1-1 12-7-0 9-3-0 3-4-0
225.5 to 229 8-4-0 4-2-0 4-2-0 3-3-0 1-2-0 2-1-0
229.5 to 235 9-6-0 4-2-0 5-4-0 8-4-0 3-1-0 5-3-0
235.5 to 240 6-8-0 4-6-0 2-2-0 2-1-0 0-1-0 2-0-0
240.5 and over 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-3-0 1-1-0 0-2-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
32-26-1 16-13-0 16-13-1
31-28-0 15-15-0 16-13-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-0-0 3-4-0 3-4-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0 4-2-0 4-0-0 0-2-0
-3.5 to -6.5 11-5-0 5-3-0 6-2-0 6-9-0 2-4-0 4-5-0
-0.5 to -3 3-5-0 1-3-0 2-2-0 6-3-0 2-1-0 4-2-0
0 to 3 5-5-0 3-2-0 2-3-0 4-4-0 3-3-0 1-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 4-3-0 2-1-0 2-2-0 4-6-0 1-3-0 3-3-0
+7 to +10 4-2-1 1-0-0 3-2-1 3-0-0 0-0-0 3-0-0
+10.5 or more 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 17-12 58.6% 53.4 115.4
Favorite 20-13 60.6% 47 117.8
After Win 16-11 59.3% 59.3 115.9
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 20-9 69% 51.7 113.8
Underdog 11-15 42.3% 46.2 114
After Losses 12-9 57.1% 61.9 114.4

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.2 28.1 28.1 27.1 25.9
110.1 28.5 27.8 27.5 26.3
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
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
Offense Scoring (Away)
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 (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.4 28.2 26.9 26.5 25.8
107.8 26.7 27.5 27.5 26.1

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

New York Knicks Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/11/24 NY 111 vs IND 125 +2.5 237.5 47.6% 23 5 31.2% 9 61% 19 6 48.3% 15
2/9/24 NY 108 vs DAL 122 +6 228 44.7% 11 14 37.8% 14 52.4% 23 6 42.9% 8
2/2/24 NY 109 vs IND 105 -2 235 39.8% 25 24 21.1% 10 45.2% 13 9 39.4% 13
1/31/24 NY 118 vs UTA 103 -3 229 46.8% 18 14 38.2% 5 45.3% 17 15 33.3% 14
1/30/24 NY 113 @ CHA 92 +9 219 52.4% 16 7 32.4% 9 45.7% 14 9 34.4% 13

Pelicans vs. Knicks Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: MSG
  • Favorite: Pelicans (-6.5)
  • Total: 215

Pelicans vs. Knicks Matchup Statistics

  • The Pelicans record 116.1 points per game, 6.3 more points than the 109.8 the Knicks allow.
  • The Pelicans average 116.1 points per game (14th in the league) while allowing 112 per contest (eighth in the NBA). They have a +236 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 4.1 points per game.
  • The Knicks are outscoring opponents by 4.4 points per game, with a +252 scoring differential overall. They put up 114.2 points per game (19th in NBA) and give up 109.8 per outing (third in league).
  • Offensively New Orleans has played better at home this year, putting up 116.8 points per game, compared to 115.4 per game when playing on the road.
  • New York is scoring fewer points at home (113.8 per game) than away (114.6).
  • The Pelicans' offense has been worse over their last 10 games, scoring 114.1 points a contest compared to the 116.1 they've averaged this year.
  • While the Knicks are scoring 114.2 points per game in 2023-24, they have fallen short of that over their past 10 games, producing 108.4 points per contest.

Pelicans vs. Knicks Previous Meetings

Pelicans vs Knicks (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
10/28/2023 Pelicans -3 223.5 -155 +130 96-87 NO
4/7/2023 Pelicans -7.5 223 -320 +265 113-105 NO
2/25/2023 Knicks -4 223.5 -170 +145 128-106 NY

Pelicans Leaders

  • Brandon Ingram averages 21.4 points, 4.9 boards and 5.8 assists.
  • Jonas Valanciunas averages 13.8 points, 9.6 rebounds and 2.3 assists, shooting 57.1% from the field.
  • Zion Williamson's numbers on the season are 22.4 points, 5.6 rebounds and 5.1 assists per game, shooting 58% from the field.
  • CJ McCollum is averaging 18.8 points, 4.3 rebounds and 4.6 assists.
  • Herbert Jones is averaging 11.3 points, 3.7 boards and 2.5 assists. At the other end, he averages 1.3 steals and 0.8 blocked shots.

Knicks Leaders

  • Jalen Brunson is averaging 27.7 points, 3.7 boards and 6.7 assists for the Knicks.
  • The Knicks receive 13.8 points per game from Donte DiVincenzo, plus 3.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists.
  • Josh Hart's numbers on the season are 8.4 points, 7.2 boards and 3.3 assists per contest. He is draining 43.3% of his shots from the field and 32% from 3-point range, with an average of 1 triples.
  • The Knicks are getting 7 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game from Isaiah Hartenstein.
  • Alec Burks' numbers on the season are 12.6 points, 2.6 boards and 1.6 assists per contest. He is draining 39.4% of his shots from the floor and 40.1% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2.3 treys.

Pelicans vs. Knicks Injury Report

  • Pelicans Injuries: Dyson Daniels: Out (Knee), Jose Alvarado: Out (Suspension), CJ McCollum: Questionable (Ankle), Zion Williamson: Questionable (Foot)
  • Knicks Injuries: Mitchell Robinson: Out (Ankle), OG Anunoby: Out (Elbow), OG Anunoby: Out (Elbow), Julius Randle: Out (Shoulder)