76ers vs. Pelicans NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for March 8

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76ers vs. Pelicans NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for March 8

76ers vs. Pelicans Game Info

  • Date: Friday, March 8, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • Venue: Wells Fargo Center -- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Coverage: NBCS-PH and WVUE

The New Orleans Pelicans (37-25) are favored by 7.5 points against the Philadelphia 76ers (35-27) on Friday, March 8, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET. The matchup airs on NBCS-PH and WVUE. The matchup's over/under is set at 221.5.

76ers vs. Pelicans Odds & Spread

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76ers vs. Pelicans Prediction & Pick

All NBA win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: 76ers win (58.1%)

76ers vs. Pelicans Betting Trends

  • The Pelicans are 34-26-2 against the spread this season.
  • In the 76ers' 62 games this year, they have 33 wins against the spread.
  • Games involving the Pelicans have hit the over 28 times this season.
  • 76ers games this year have eclipsed the over/under 34 times in 62 opportunities (54.8%).
  • New Orleans has covered the spread in a higher percentage of its home games than away games. It has covered 17 times in 30 opportunities at home, and it has covered 17 times in 32 opportunities on the road.
  • The Pelicans have exceeded the total in a higher percentage of home games (46.7%) than games on the road (43.8%).
  • Against the spread, Philadelphia has had better results on the road (16-13-0) than at home (17-16-0).
  • 76ers games have gone above the over/under less often at home (17 times out of 33) than on the road (17 of 29) this year.

Pelicans Leaders

  • Brandon Ingram averages 21.7 points, 5 rebounds and 5.8 assists, shooting 49.2% from the floor and 35.9% from downtown, with 1.4 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Zion Williamson averages 22 points, 5.5 rebounds and 5.2 assists.
  • Jonas Valanciunas' numbers on the season are 13.4 points, 9.5 boards and 2.2 assists per game, shooting 56.8% from the field.
  • CJ McCollum is averaging 18.7 points, 4.3 rebounds and 4.5 assists.
  • Herbert Jones is averaging 11.5 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists.

76ers Leaders

  • Tobias Harris is averaging 17.5 points, 6.1 boards and 3.2 assists for the 76ers.
  • Kelly Oubre Jr. averages 14.4 points, 4.5 boards and 1.2 assists. He is also making 45.1% of his shots from the field and 30.5% from beyond the arc, with 1.4 treys per game.
  • Buddy Hield averages 12 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.7 assists. He is sinking 44.3% of his shots from the field and 38.4% from 3-point range, with 2.6 triples per game.
  • Per game, Paul Reed gives the 76ers 6.9 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.3 assists, plus 0.7 steals and 0.9 blocks.
  • Kyle Lowry averages 8.2 points, 3.5 rebounds and 4 assists. He is draining 42.6% of his shots from the floor and 38.5% from beyond the arc, with 1.7 treys per game.

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