Orlando Magic at New Orleans Pelicans Matchup 4/3/2024

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ORL 117 @ NO 108

Smoothie King Center, Final

1-5, 2nd West Southwest

ORL 117 @ NO 108

Smoothie King Center, Final

The New Orleans Pelicans (45-30) host the Orlando Magic (44-31) at Smoothie King Center, beginning at 8:00 PM ET on Wednesday, April 3, 2024. The Pelicans are 5-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has an over/under of 209.5.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Orlando Magic Magic
80
+4 (-110)
+4.5 (-112)
209 pts
208.5 pts
+145
+154
line-movement
New Orleans Pelicans Pelicans
76
-4 (-110)
-4.5 (-108)
-175
-185

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
31-43-1 15-23-1 16-20-0
32-42-1 17-20-0 15-22-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 19-13-0 12-7-0 7-6-0 8-7-0 4-2-0 4-5-0
220.5 to 225 8-6-0 4-3-0 4-3-0 6-6-1 2-5-0 4-1-1
225.5 to 229 10-5-0 7-1-0 3-4-0 9-4-0 5-2-0 4-2-0
229.5 to 235 5-2-0 2-0-0 3-2-0 10-6-0 4-2-0 6-4-0
235.5 to 240 4-1-0 1-1-0 3-0-0 7-9-0 5-6-0 2-3-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
47-28-0 26-13-0 21-15-0
41-33-1 20-17-0 21-16-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 6-2-0 6-1-0 0-1-0 4-1-0 4-1-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 4-2-0 2-1-0 2-1-0 3-5-0 2-3-0 1-2-0
-3.5 to -6.5 14-7-0 6-3-0 8-4-0 12-7-0 6-4-0 6-3-0
-0.5 to -3 6-9-0 3-2-0 3-7-0 4-6-0 1-4-0 3-2-0
0 to 3 8-4-0 6-4-0 2-0-0 6-7-0 4-3-0 2-4-0
+3.5 to +6.5 4-3-0 3-2-0 1-1-0 5-4-0 2-2-0 3-2-0
+7 to +10 5-1-0 0-0-0 5-1-0 7-2-1 1-0-0 6-2-1
+10.5 or more 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 17-19 47.2% 58.3 108.1
Underdog 16-24 40% 55 108.6
After Win 18-13 58.1% 67.7 112
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 21-16 56.8% 54.1 115.4
Favorite 29-16 64.4% 52.2 116.8
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
111.7 28.4 27.9 28.2 27.2
111.4 28.4 28.1 28.5 26.4
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
105.5 26.1 26.4 26.1 26.9
106.4 26.2 26.1 26.9 27.2
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

Orlando Magic Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 ORL 101 @ CHA 89 +8.5 208 54.1% 15 8 37.1% 17 45.8% 11 3 36.4% 19
2/28/24 ORL 108 vs BKN 81 -6.5 210 52.7% 25 5 36% 17 39.2% 14 9 25.8% 20
2/14/24 ORL 113 vs OKC 127 +3 223 45.1% 25 14 30.6% 16 54.8% 24 4 40.6% 11
2/11/24 ORL 114 vs CHI 108 -5 218 46.6% 26 13 33.3% 15 43.4% 14 18 32.4% 8
2/9/24 ORL 127 vs SA 111 -10.5 224.5 59.8% 20 8 59.3% 16 51.9% 17 4 31.4% 14

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

Magic vs. Pelicans Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: BSNO
  • Favorite: Pelicans (-5)
  • Total: 209.5

Magic vs. Pelicans Matchup Statistics

  • The 115.2 points per game the Pelicans average are seven more points than the Magic give up (108.2).
  • The Pelicans are outscoring opponents by 4.7 points per game with a +354 scoring differential overall. They put up 115.2 points per game (13th in the NBA) and give up 110.5 per contest (eighth in the league).
  • The Magic outscore opponents by 2.2 points per game (posting 110.4 points per game, 26th in league, and conceding 108.2 per contest, third in NBA) and have a +168 scoring differential.
  • New Orleans is putting up 115.4 points per game this year at home, which is 0.4 more points than it is averaging on the road (115.0).
  • In 2023-24 Orlando is averaging 4.5 more points per game at home (112.6) than on the road (108.1).
  • In their last 10 games, the Pelicans have been racking up 109.5 points per contest, an average that's slightly lower than the 115.2 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 season.
  • While the Magic are putting up 110.4 points per game in 2023-24, they have fallen short of that over their last 10 games, producing 109.0 points per contest.

Magic vs. Pelicans Previous Meetings

Pelicans vs Magic (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
3/21/2024 Pelicans -3 208 -142 +120 121-106 ORL
2/27/2023 Pelicans -4.5 230 -205 +175 101-93 ORL
1/20/2023 Magic -1 229.5 -110 -110 123-110 ORL

Pelicans Leaders

  • Zion Williamson averages 22.9 points, 5.8 boards and 5.0 assists, shooting 58.3% from the field (10th in league).
  • Jonas Valanciunas averages 12.4 points, 9.1 boards and 2.1 assists, shooting 55.9% from the floor.
  • CJ McCollum's numbers on the season are 18.8 points, 4.2 rebounds and 4.6 assists per contest, shooting 45.3% from the field and 41.3% from downtown, with an average of 3.3 made treys (fifth in NBA).
  • Herbert Jones is averaging 11.1 points, 3.5 boards and 2.6 assists. At the other end, he averages 1.4 steals (eighth in league) and 0.9 blocked shots.
  • Trey Murphy III is averaging 14.1 points, 2.1 assists and 4.7 rebounds.

Magic Leaders

  • Paolo Banchero is averaging 22.3 points, 6.8 rebounds and 5.3 assists for the Magic.
  • The Magic are getting 19.6 points, 5.3 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game from Franz Wagner.
  • Cole Anthony averages 11.9 points, 4.0 boards and 3.0 assists. He is draining 43.8% of his shots from the field and 34.1% from beyond the arc, with 1.2 triples per game.
  • Jalen Suggs' numbers on the season are 12.4 points, 3.1 boards and 2.7 assists per contest. He is draining 46.5% of his shots from the field and 40.0% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2.1 triples.
  • Moritz Wagner's numbers on the season are 10.8 points, 4.4 boards and 1.2 assists per contest. He is making 60.1% of his shots from the field (seventh in league).

Magic vs. Pelicans Injury Report

  • Pelicans Injuries: Brandon Ingram: Out (Knee), Jose Alvarado: Questionable (Hip)
  • Magic Injuries: Caleb Houstan: Questionable (Ankle)