Oklahoma City Thunder at New Orleans Pelicans Matchup 4/29/2024

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The New Orleans Pelicans will look to prove the oddsmakers wrong as 5-point underdogs in a decisive Game 4 of the first round of the NBA Playoffs against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Smoothie King Center on Monday, tipping off at 8:30 PM ET on NBA. The Thunder are up 3-0 in the series. The point total is 204.5 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
N/A (N/A)
N/A (N/A)
N/A pts
N/A pts
N/A
N/A
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Oklahoma City Thunder Thunder
73
N/A (N/A)
N/A (N/A)
N/A
N/A

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
34-45-1 18-22-0 16-23-1
40-37-2 20-18-1 20-19-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 10-10-0 5-4-0 5-6-0 3-4-0 2-1-0 1-3-0
220.5 to 225 6-6-1 2-5-0 4-1-1 7-3-0 4-1-0 3-2-0
225.5 to 229 9-4-0 5-2-0 4-2-0 6-3-1 3-3-0 3-0-1
229.5 to 235 10-6-0 4-2-0 6-4-0 14-9-0 7-5-0 7-4-0
235.5 to 240 7-9-0 5-6-0 2-3-0 9-10-0 5-4-0 4-6-0
240.5 and over 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 4-5-0 2-1-0 2-4-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
43-37-1 21-20-0 22-17-1
45-34-1 24-15-0 21-19-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 4-1-0 4-1-0 0-0-0 8-2-0 8-2-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 4-6-0 2-3-0 2-3-0 4-5-0 4-4-0 0-1-0
-3.5 to -6.5 12-8-0 6-5-0 6-3-0 8-6-0 5-5-0 3-1-0
-0.5 to -3 4-6-0 1-4-0 3-2-0 5-6-1 2-2-0 3-4-1
0 to 3 7-8-0 5-4-0 2-4-0 10-8-0 3-1-0 7-7-0
+3.5 to +6.5 5-5-0 2-3-0 3-2-0 7-2-0 2-1-0 5-1-0
+7 to +10 7-2-1 1-0-0 6-2-1 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
+10.5 or more 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 1-5-0 0-0-0 1-5-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 24-16 60% 56.2 113.8
Underdog 16-18 47.1% 55.9 109.8
After Losses 18-16 52.9% 52.9 111.9
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 31-8 79.5% 61.5 122.2
Favorite 46-14 76.7% 56.7 120
After Win 36-18 66.7% 56.5 118.6

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.4 27.7 28.3 28.2 27.2
109.4 27.1 27.5 28.5 26.3
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.2 26.4 26.1 29.5 28.2
109.3 28.9 26.9 27.1 26.4
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.4 27.5 25.4 29.2 27.3
113.5 29.4 28.2 27.9 28
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
118.2 31.2 29.9 29.8 27.3
109.1 28.1 28.3 26.3 26.4

New Orleans Pelicans Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
4/30/24 NO 89 vs OKC 97 +4 37.6% 20 12 23.5% 18 42.7% 24 8 30% 14
4/27/24 NO 85 vs OKC 106 +1 211 38.1% 14 11 28.1% 20 48.2% 13 9 47.2% 16
4/25/24 NO 92 @ OKC 124 -8 213.5 45.2% 21 8 26.9% 17 59% 20 5 48.3% 8
4/22/24 NO 92 @ OKC 94 -8 215 38.5% 9 18 28.2% 14 43.5% 13 8 31.2% 13
4/20/24 NO 105 vs SAC 98 -1.5 210 51.8% 13 11 36.8% 15 40.9% 22 14 26.8% 15

Oklahoma City Thunder Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
4/30/24 OKC 97 @ NO 89 +4 42.7% 24 8 30% 14 37.6% 20 12 23.5% 18
4/27/24 OKC 106 @ NO 85 +1 211 48.2% 13 9 47.2% 16 38.1% 14 11 28.1% 20
4/25/24 OKC 124 vs NO 92 -8 213.5 59% 20 5 48.3% 8 45.2% 21 8 26.9% 17
4/22/24 OKC 94 vs NO 92 -8 215 43.5% 13 8 31.2% 13 38.5% 9 18 28.2% 14
4/14/24 OKC 135 vs DAL 86 -19.5 225 55.7% 16 11 41.2% 14 33% 17 12 20.5% 14

Thunder vs. Pelicans Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Monday, April 29, 2024
  • Time: 8:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBA
  • Favorite: Thunder (-5)
  • Total: 204.5

Thunder vs. Pelicans Matchup Statistics

  • The Thunder put up 120.1 points per game, 9.4 more points than the 110.7 the Pelicans give up.
  • The Thunder have a +608 scoring differential, topping opponents by 7.4 points per game. They're putting up 120.1 points per game to rank third in the league and are allowing 112.7 per contest to rank 11th in the NBA.
  • The Pelicans have a +362 scoring differential, topping opponents by 4.4 points per game. They're putting up 115.1 points per game, 13th in the league, and are allowing 110.7 per outing to rank eighth in the NBA.
  • Oklahoma City is posting 123.1 points per game at home. Away from home, it is averaging 117.0 points per contest.
  • At home New Orleans is scoring 114.9 points per game, 0.4 fewer points than it is averaging on the road (115.3).
  • The Thunder have been putting up 115.6 points per contest in their last 10 appearances, an average that's slightly lower than the 120.1 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 campaign.
  • The Pelicans are putting up 106.6 points per game over their last 10 games, which is 8.5 fewer points than their average for the season (115.1).

Thunder vs. Pelicans Previous Meetings

Thunder vs Pelicans (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
4/27/2024 Thunder -1.5 209.5 -125 +105 106-85 OKC
4/24/2024 Thunder -7.5 211 -310 +250 124-92 OKC
4/21/2024 Thunder -9 216 -375 +295 94-92 OKC
3/26/2024 Thunder -1 223 -115 -105 119-112 OKC
1/26/2024 Thunder -1 237.5 -122 +102 107-83 OKC
11/1/2023 Thunder -3.5 227.5 -162 +136 110-106 NO
3/11/2023 Thunder -1 232 -110 -110 110-96 OKC
2/13/2023 Thunder -3 235 -150 +130 103-100 NO
12/23/2022 Thunder -1.5 233 -125 +105 128-125 NO
11/28/2022 Pelicans -5.5 232.5 -210 +180 105-101 NO

Thunder Leaders

  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander averages 30.1 points, 5.5 rebounds and 6.2 assists.
  • Chet Holmgren is averaging 16.5 points, 7.9 rebounds and 2.4 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.6 steals and 2.3 blocked shots (fourth in league).
  • Jalen Williams averages 19.1 points, 4.0 boards and 4.5 assists, shooting 54.0% from the floor and 42.7% from beyond the arc (ninth in NBA), with 1.5 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Josh Giddey is averaging 12.3 points, 6.4 rebounds and 4.8 assists.
  • Luguentz Dort averages 10.9 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists, shooting 43.8% from the floor and 39.4% from downtown, with 2.0 made 3-pointers per contest.

Pelicans Leaders

  • Brandon Ingram is averaging 20.8 points, 5.1 boards and 5.7 assists for the Pelicans.
  • The Pelicans get 20.0 points per game from CJ McCollum, plus 4.3 boards and 4.6 assists.
  • Per game, Jonas Valanciunas gives the Pelicans 12.2 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.1 assists, plus 0.4 steals and 0.8 blocks.
  • The Pelicans get 11.0 points per game from Herbert Jones, plus 3.6 boards and 2.6 assists.
  • Trey Murphy III averages 14.8 points, 4.9 boards and 2.2 assists. He is sinking 44.3% of his shots from the field and 38.0% from beyond the arc, with 3.0 triples per contest.

Thunder vs. Pelicans Injury Report

  • Thunder Injuries: None
  • Pelicans Injuries: Jeremiah Robinson-Earl: Questionable (Ankle), Zion Williamson: Out (Hamstring)