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Point Spread, SAC Kings @ NO Pelicans


The Kings are off a loss to Utah. They played with the West Leaders for a half but then faded. They keep tinkering with their lineup and now rookie Tyrese Haliburton is coming off the bench again. He scored 13 as the sixth man but the rest of the bench combined for three points. This team is definitely not strong enough to try and win with just six guys contributing.  I am not sure about the fascination with Mo Harkless and why they want to start him. 

The Pelicans won at Cleveland last night. Beating the Cavaliers is not “impressive” but the Pelicans got down early and then fought their way back to a win. They only allowed 15 points in the fourth quarter, taking advantage of a Cavs team that likely ran out of gas on a back-to-back. Zion Williamson had another monster game with 38 points and nine rebounds. Brandon Ingram was back and chipped in 27 with eight assists. The two of them together are very interesting when they are playing at a high level.

The win last night was a nice effort but New Orleans’ problem all season has been consistency. In situations like this, back-to-backs have not been kind with the Pelicans with just three wins in 10 tries. Sacramento is not an elite team by any stretch but they are not a team you want to face in this spot as they love to play with tempo. They are not a great road team at 13-13 ATS but with De’Aaron Fox they can really put a lot of pressure on you. The Kings might not win the game but they will put up some points. Take Sacramento.

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What is an NBA Best Bet

Our expert NBA handicappers analyze, preview, and predict each of the 2,460 games during the NBA season, and our NBA best bets highlight those top plays on today’s NBA action. Our NBA experts analyze statistics, team news, form, trends, and more for each game of the NBA regular season and playoffs, but you must be selective in your wagering to see long term success.

Each of our NBA predictions, all of which can be found on our NBA Picks and Predictions page, are given a confidence rating ranging from 1 to 3 stars, with 3 stars being the most confident, 1 the least.

The confidence rating alongside each NBA pick is a useful tool as bettors can gauge our confidence in the selection, and the NBA best bets page goes even beyond that.

Our NBA best bets are just that, our most confident selections on today’s NBA action. With a page solely designated to our NBA best bets, it’s a quick and easy way for bettors to find our best NBA picks today, each with detailed analysis and reasoning for the selection.

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With up to 15 NBA matches on any given day during the season, the majority of sports bettors will not want to wager on every game, and those that do, will likely not turn a profit over time.

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Basketball matches come thick and fast during the season and with so many matches live each day it’s good to be selective with your plays. Therefore, right here on our best bets page, we detail our best basketball bets today, from the day’s slate. Our experts research every basketball game thoroughly, using in-depth statistical analysis, team news, odds, trends, and more ahead of previewing and making our predictions on each game. 

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