NBA Matchups  >>  New Orleans Pelicans vs. Sacramento Kings Preview 04/10/2013

The New Orleans Hornets and the Sacramento Kings will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Power Balance Pavilion.
Oddsmakers currently have the Kings listed as 5½-point favorites versus the Hornets, while the game's total is sitting at 202.
Last time out for New Orleans, they were a 104-96 loser as they battled the Lakers on the road. The Hornets covered in the match as an 8.5-point underdog, while 200 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Sacramento lost its last outing, an 89-87 result against the Grizzlies on April 7. The Kings covered in that game as a 5-point underdog, while the 176 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
New Orleans:
Team record: 27-51 SU, 39-39 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Sacramento
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 11 games when playing on the road against Sacramento
is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games when playing Sacramento
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road

When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Clippers are 4-6
After playing LA Lakers are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6

Sacramento:
Team record: 27-50 SU, 34-42-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing New Orleans
is 17-4 SU in its last 21 games when playing at home against New Orleans
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 11 games when playing at home against New Orleans
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing San Antonio are 5-5
After playing Memphis are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5


NEXT UP:
New Orleans home to LA Clippers, Friday, April 12
Sacramento at San Antonio, Friday, April 12