X
Lost password?

Don't have an account?
Join the Best Live Fantasy Chat Community!

X

Receive free daily analysis

NFL
NBA
NHL
NASCAR
CFB
MLB
MMA
PGA
ESPORTS
BETTING

Already have an account? Log In

X

Forgot Password


POPULAR FANTASY TOOLS

Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Weekly Rankings
Compare Any Players
Starts and Sit
Daily Fantasy
Who To Pickup
Fantasy Updates
24x7 News and Alerts

Pelicans vs. Clippers Betting Picks - Free NBA Best Bets, Odds, Predictions for 4/1/2023

Welcome RotoBallers to our betting picks for the Los Angeles Clippers vs. New Orleans Pelicans, another article in our weekly series of free NBA betting picks for every game on the schedule. This free NBA betting breakdown article is for Saturday, April 1st.

Attention fellow sports bettors! We have some exciting news to share as we are now partnered with various sportsbooks and have some sweet sports betting promo offers and freebies for you. Get your deposit bonus and also a year of free RotoBaller Premium access for all sports and all tools ($450 value), when you sign up with a new account today! After you're signed up, use our picks in this article for spreads, totals, and props to win big.

In addition to all of our other betting content and advice, we have now added weekly betting analysis articles and betting recommendations for each NBA game. Every single game on the NBA schedule will have its own betting analysis, betting breakdown and betting picks, every single week! We hope you enjoy, and good luck RotoBallers.

Featured Promo: Get any full-season Props Premium Pass for 50% off. Win big with our two new Props Optimizer tools -- one for PrizePicks Props, and one for Sportsbook Betting Props. Find optimal prop bets and get our recommended picks daily! Go Premium, Win More!

 

Today's Betting Overview - Clippers @ Pelicans

The Clippers take on the Pelicans on Saturday, April 1st at Smoothie King Center, New Orleans. RotoBaller provides free handicapping picks and odds for all NBA games throughout the 2022-2023 season.

  • Matchup: Los Angeles Clippers (41-37) vs. New Orleans Pelicans (39-38)
  • Date: Saturday, April 1st
  • Time: 8:30 PM ET
  • Venue: Smoothie King Center

 

Today's NBA Sportsbook Odds - Clippers @ Pelicans

If you are new to any of these sportsbooks, be sure to take advantage of the promo offers:

All new sign-ups also get a free year of RotoBaller's all sports Premium Pass ($450 value)!

Sportsbook Bonus Offer Promo Eligible States
Caesars Risk-Free First Bet Up To $1,500 AZ, CO, IL, IN, IA, KS, LA, MA, MD, MI, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, VA, WV, and WY + ONT (CDN)
BetMGM Risk-Free First Bet Up To $1,000 AZ CO IN IA LA MI NJ NY PA TN VA WV WY
DraftKings Deposit Bonus Booster Up To $1,000 AZ CO CT IL IN IA LA MI NJ NY PA TN VA WV WY
 



 

Featured Promo

Offer is only valid for new users

All new sportsbook sign-ups get a free year of RotoBaller Premium access ($450 value)!

1. Just sign up for a new account
2. Make a minimum deposit of $20 and place any bet
3. Be sure to claim your bonus offer from the sportsbook
4. Email us at [email protected] with your new account details
5. Boom - that's it! We'll email you with your year-long RotoBaller Premium Pass

CLAIM NOW!

 


Clippers & Pelicans Key Injuries

Clippers

Pelicans

 

Los Angeles Clippers - NBA Betting Analysis

In Los Angeles' most recent game, Norman Powell led the team in scoring with 16 points, but the Clippers fell to the Grizzlies by a score of 108-94 to the Grizzlies. Going into the game, oddsmakers had Los Angeles as the 5.5 point underdog, resulting in an ATS loss for the team.

Now, the Clippers' overall record sits at 41-37, placing them 5th in the Western Conference. The team's current record at home is 21-18 and 20-19 on the road. This season, Los Angeles' ATS record sits at 39-38.

Although the Clippers are ranked just 21st in the NBA at 113.1 points per game, they have been playing better of late. Over their previous five games, they have averaged 119 points per contest. So far this season, the Clippers are ranked 20th in pace at 98.0 possessions per game. In terms of three-point shooting, Los Angeles has found success when stepping beyond the arc, ranking 5th in three-point shooting percentage. The team's overall field goal percentage of 47.6% is 13th in the NBA.

This season, the Clippers have allowed an average of 108.4 points per game, good for 12th in the league. In terms of three-point shooting, opponents have knocked down 34.3% of their looks from beyond the arc (19th) and 45.1% of their overall field goal attempts. Los Angeles' overall defensive numbers have been good despite the units struggles on the glass, sitting just 15th in defensive rebounds per game. The Clippers are also a below average group in forced turnovers, at just 13.6 per game.

 

New Orleans Pelicans - NBA Betting Analysis

The Pelicans enter today's game looking to build some momentum after a 107-88 win over the Nuggets. Brandon Ingram and his 31 led the way for the Pelicans. New Orleans was the 2.0 point underdog heading into the game, giving them an ATS win.

With the win, the team has moved to 39-38, placing them 8th in the Western Conference. So far this season, they have gone 24-13 at home and 15-25 on the road. New Orleans' record against the spread is below .500 at 37-40.

In their last five games, the Pelicans have averaging 117 points per contest which is similar to their season average. Overall, New Orleans is ranked 15th in the league with a scoring average of 114.2 points per game. The Pelicans have struggled with three-point shooting, making only 36.3% of their attempts, placing them just 15th in the league. Their overall field goal percentage enters as 48.0% (13th). Additionally, the team's pace of play is slower than the league average, at 99.3 possessions per game, placing them 15th. In terms of getting to the line, the Pelicans are 14th in attempts and 18th in free-throw shooting percentage.

The Pelicans enters today's game ranked 12th in the league with an average of 108.4 points allowed per game. Opponents have a 34.3% success rate from three-point range and have an overall field goal percentage of 45.1%. However, the New Orleans' has shown some weaknesses on the boards, ranking 15th in defensive rebounds per game. They are also a below-average unit at forcing turnovers, at just 14.1 per game.

 

Today's NBA Betting Pick - Clippers vs. Pelicans

The Pelicans currently have the leg up in this year's season series against the Clippers. Across two games, the Pelicans have a record of 2-0. Looking back to the last game between the teams, they combined for 203 points which was below the over/under line of 226.0. The Clippers went into the game as the 2.5 point favorites but lost the game straight-up by a score of 112-91, giving the Pelicans both a straight-up and ATS win.

In the Clippers' previous five games as the favorite, they have a straight up record of 2-3 while going 3-2 against the spread. Across their last three road games, they are 2-1 ATS and 2-1 straight up. Their previous ten games have an over/under mark of 5-5 with an average of 233 points per contest.

Across New Orleans' last five games at home, they have an ATS mark of 4-1 while going 4-1 straight-up. As the favorite, the Pelicans are 3-0 straight up on an average scoring differential of 9 points per game. This has led to an ATS mark of 3-0. Their previous ten games have ended in an average of 225 points per game and an over/under mark of 3-7.

Recommended ATS Betting Pick: NO -3

Recommended OU Betting Pick: Under 223.0



Download Our Free News & Alerts Mobile App

Like what you see? Download our updated fantasy basketball mobile app for iPhone and Android with 24x7 player news, injury alerts, lineup notifications & DFS articles. All free!

More Fantasy Basketball Analysis




POPULAR FANTASY TOOLS

Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Weekly Rankings
Compare Any Players
Starts and Sit
Daily Fantasy
Who To Pickup
Fantasy Updates
24x7 News and Alerts

REAL-TIME FANTASY NEWS

Derek Carr18 mins ago

Back On The Field Wednesday
Puka Nacua37 mins ago

Listed As Limited For Wednesday's Practice
De'Anthony Melton39 mins ago

Will Play On Wednesday
Dean Wade44 mins ago

Will Return Wednesday In Limited Capacity
Landry Shamet47 mins ago

Will Not Suit Up Against 76ers
D'Andre Swift50 mins ago

Practices On Wednesday
Anthony Edwards51 mins ago

Has Been Upgraded To Active On Wednesday
Grant Williams56 mins ago

Receives Questionable Tag Against Jazz
Justin Jefferson1 hour ago

"On Track" To Return On Sunday
Mark Williams1 hour ago

Tagged As Questionable On Wednesday
Breece Hall1 hour ago

Unable To Practice Wednesday
Bam Adebayo1 hour ago

Ruled Out On Wednesday
Dawson Knox1 hour ago

Dalton Kincaid Practicing In Full
DeVante Parker1 hour ago

JuJu Smith-Schuster Both Questionable
Kayshon Boutte2 hours ago

Demario Douglas, Kayshon Boutte Won't Face Steelers
Rhamondre Stevenson2 hours ago

Officially Ruled Out For Week 14
Najee Harris2 hours ago

Questionable To Play Thursday Night
Aaron Judge2 hours ago

Could Be Regular Center Fielder
New York Yankees3 hours ago

Yoshinobu Yamamoto Expected To Meet With Yankees Monday
Dylan Cease3 hours ago

White Sox Have High Asking Price For Dylan Cease
Trent Grisham3 hours ago

Expected To Be Shipped To Yankees
Bryce Harper3 hours ago

Hoping To Discuss Another Long-Term Deal
Craig Kimbrel3 hours ago

Orioles Agree To One-Year Deal
Mason Plumlee3 hours ago

Not Close To Returning
Tari Eason3 hours ago

Iffy To Play With Illness
Dalton Schultz3 hours ago

Returns To Practice
Bradley Beal3 hours ago

Suns Optimistic Bradley Beal Could Return Next Week
Cleveland Browns3 hours ago

Browns Undecided On Starting QB In Week 14
Kyrie Irving3 hours ago

Tim Hardaway Jr. Both Active Against Jazz
DeMar DeRozan4 hours ago

The Best of Both Worlds: NBA DFS Cash, GPP, and Player Prop Targets for 12/6 (Premium Content)
Dorian Thompson-Robinson4 hours ago

Expected To Practice
Kristaps Porzingis4 hours ago

Fully Practices, Targeting Return Friday
Darren Waller4 hours ago

Hopes To Return Next Week
Dallas Goedert4 hours ago

Sounds Ready To Return In Week 14
Hayden Hurst4 hours ago

Returns To Practice Wednesday
D'Onta Foreman4 hours ago

A Full Participant In Practice Off The Bye
A.J. Puk4 hours ago

To Be Stretched Out As A Starter
Eduardo Rodriguez4 hours ago

Expected To Have Decision By Thursday
Trevor Lawrence5 hours ago

Won't Participate In Practice On Wednesday
Kareem Hunt5 hours ago

Missing Wednesday's Practice
Amari Cooper5 hours ago

Won't Take Practice Field On Wednesday
Derrick Rose5 hours ago

Sleeper.com NBA DFS Prop Picks - Over/Under Props for Wednesday, December 6
Isiah Pacheco5 hours ago

No Practice For Isiah Pacheco On Wednesday
DJ LeMahieu5 hours ago

Is The Team's Starting Third Baseman
Jake Cronenworth6 hours ago

Another Trade Candidate For Padres
Juan Soto6 hours ago

To Yankees "Close To Being Finalized"
James Harden7 hours ago

NBA Underdog Predictions - Today's DFS Prop Picks for Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Nathan MacKinnon7 hours ago

Extends Scoring Streak With Three-Point Effort
Tomas Hertl8 hours ago

Posts Sixth Career Hat Trick
Vladimir Tarasenko8 hours ago

Shines In Win Over Rangers
Jeff Green8 hours ago

NBA DFS Prop Picks for PrizePicks: Wednesday, December 6
J.T. Miller8 hours ago

Grabs Three Points In Loss Versus New Jersey
Jack Hughes8 hours ago

Continues Tear Versus Canucks
Matt Boldy8 hours ago

Notches Three Points In Tuesday's Win
Devin Vassell8 hours ago

Probable For Wednesday
Landry Shamet9 hours ago

Questionable For Wednesday's Game
Anze Kopitar9 hours ago

DraftKings, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Hockey Picks (12/06/23): NHL DFS Lineups
Dean Wade9 hours ago

Listed As Questionable Wednesday
Caris LeVert9 hours ago

Sits Out Second Consecutive Game
Jonathan Isaac9 hours ago

Questionable For Wednesday's Matchup
Gregory Santos18 hours ago

Might Not Be Full-Go For Start Of Spring Training
Craig Kimbrel18 hours ago

Orioles "Seriously Engaged" With Craig Kimbrel
San Francisco Giants18 hours ago

Giants Interested In Jung Hoo Lee
Victor Caratini18 hours ago

Astros Reportedly Sign Victor Caratini To Two-Year Deal
Marco Gonzales19 hours ago

Traded To Pirates
Alex Verdugo19 hours ago

Yankees Acquire Alex Verdugo In Four-Player Trade
NHL21 hours ago

NHL DFS Picks and Heat Map (Premium Content) - December 6, 2023
Cleveland Guardians24 hours ago

Guardians Secure First Overall Pick In Upcoming MLB Draft
Chas McCormick1 day ago

Jake Meyers, Chas McCormick To Be Regulars In 2024
Lucas Giolito1 day ago

Drawing Interest From Five Teams
Rhys Hoskins1 day ago

Cubs, Rhys Hoskins Remain In Contact On Potential Deal
Connor Ingram1 day ago

Takes Winning Streak To Five Games With Second Shutout
Drew Doughty1 day ago

DraftKings, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Hockey Picks (12/5/23): Today's Top NHL DFS Lineups
Clayton Keller1 day ago

Records Hat Trick Of Assists
Travis Konecny1 day ago

Logs Two Assists In Monday's Win
Anthony Cirelli1 day ago

Nets Two Goals As Tampa Bay Ends Slide
Andrei Vasilevskiy1 day ago

Bounces Back In Style On Monday
Nikolaj Ehlers1 day ago

Takes Down Hurricanes
Juuse Saros2 days ago

NHL DFS Picks and Analysis for December 5, 2023 (Premium Content)
NHL2 days ago

NHL DFS Picks and Heat Map (Premium Content) - December 5, 2023
Beneil Dariush2 days ago

Suffers First-Round Knockout Loss At UFC Austin
Beneil Dariush2 days ago

Arman Tsarukyan Knocks Out Beneil Dariush In 64 Seconds
Jalin Turner2 days ago

Gets Back In The Win Column
Bobby Green2 days ago

Gets Knocked Out In The First Round
Punahele Soriano2 days ago

Dustin Stoltzfus Submits Punahele Soriano
Punahele Soriano2 days ago

Loses Back-To-Back Fights
Jordan Staal2 days ago

DraftKings, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Hockey Picks (12/04/23): NHL DFS Lineups
Nathan MacKinnon2 days ago

Pushes Point Streak To Eight Games
Quinton Byfield2 days ago

Pots Two Goals Against Colorado
Alex Tuch2 days ago

Exits With Injury
Clay Guida3 days ago

Falls To .500 In The UFC
Joaquim Silva3 days ago

Gets Decision Win At UFC Austin
Kelvin Gastelum3 days ago

Submitted In Welterweight Return
Sean Brady3 days ago

Returns To Win Column
Rob Font3 days ago

1-4 In Last Five Fights After Loss At UFC Austin
Deiveson Figueiredo3 days ago

Wins Bantamweight Debut
Beneil Dariush5 days ago

Arman Tsarukyan A Favorite Over Beneil Dariush At UFC Austin
Beneil Dariush5 days ago

Has A Dangerous Task In Front Of Him
Bobby Green5 days ago

Looking For Third Win In A Row
Jalin Turner5 days ago

A Favorite At UFC Austin
Dustin Stoltzfus5 days ago

In Dire Need Of Victory
Punahele Soriano5 days ago

Looking To Return To Win Column

RANKINGS

QB
RB
WR
TE
K
DEF
RANKINGS
C
1B
2B
3B
SS
OF
SP
RP

MORE RECENT ARTICLES

 
Taysom Hill - Fantasy Football Rankings, Waiver Wire Pickups, Draft Sleepers

Week 14 Half-PPR Tight End Rankings for Fantasy Football: Pat Freiermuth, Isaiah Likely, Taysom Hill, Cole Kmet, more

RotoBallers! Week 14 has arrived. With only one week left until the fantasy playoffs, it's win or go home for some fantasy managers. Tight end has been a very volatile position this season, and for managers playing the streaming game, RotoBaller has you covered with our Week 14 half-PPR tight end rankings for fantasy football.  Fantasy... Read More


Diontae Johnson - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Injury News

Week 14 Half-PPR Wide Receiver Rankings for Fantasy Football: Puka Nacua, Noah Brown, Diontae Johnson, Brandin Cooks

Howdy RotoBallers! The NFL season is flying by, and we are already in the last week of the regular fantasy football season. It's time to lock down that playoff spot and set the most optimal lineup for Week 14. Today, we will review our Week 14 half-PPR wide receiver rankings for fantasy football. Only two... Read More


Week 14 Fantasy Football Start/Sit Analysis: Running Backs, Tight Ends Booms and Busts

Check out our top 2023 fantasy football Start/Sit analysis for Week 14 of the NFL season! Matt Donnelly discusses his top Start/Sit decisions at the Running Back and Tight End positions that will have an impact in Week 14. The 2023 fantasy football season is here - win big with RotoBaller in 2023! Be sure... Read More


Panic Mode: Week 14 Fantasy Football Busts, Start/Sit Concerns and Analysis for Justin Herbert, Terry McLaurin, D'Andre Swift, and more (2023

The 2023 fantasy football season continues with our Week 14 "Panic Mode" analysis. Jorden Hill digs into players that have disappointed so far and have some fantasy football managers in "Panic Mode". He analyzes some difficult Cut List Candidates and Start/Sit decisions for Week 14 of the 2023 fantasy football season. Be sure to tune... Read More


Ezekiel Elliott - Fantasy Football Rankings, Waiver Wire Pickups, NFL Injury News

Week 14 Half-PPR Running Back Rankings for Fantasy Football: Ezekiel Elliott, De'Von Achane, Jaylen Warren, David Montgomery

Hey RotoBallers, Week 14 is here! We are back with more fantasy football advice. It's crunch time, as it's the last week of the fantasy football regular season. Thankfully, only two teams are on the bye, with the Commanders and Cardinals off this week. It's time to set those winning lineups with our NFL team's... Read More


Week 14 Fantasy Football Start/Sit Analysis: Wide Receiver, Quarterback Booms and Busts

Check out our top 2023 fantasy football Start/Sit analysis for Week 14 of the NFL season! Matt Donnelly discusses his top Start/Sit decisions at the Wide Receiver and Quarterback positions that will have an impact in Week 14. The 2023 fantasy football season is here - win big with RotoBaller in 2023! Be sure to... Read More


Gardner Minshew - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Injury News

Week 14 Quarterback Rankings for Fantasy Football: Jordan Love, Joshua Dobbs, Gardner Minshew, Mitch Trubisky, more

Week 14 is finally here, the last week of the fantasy football regular season. Injuries continue to hit the quarterback position. Trevor Lawrence (ankle) is dealing with a high-ankle sprain but has yet to be ruled out for Week 14. At the same time, Kenny Pickett underwent successful tightrope surgery to address a right high-ankle sprain and is expected... Read More


Fantasy Football Playoffs Primer: Troy King's Three Tips To Win Your League's Championship (2023)

The fantasy football season is barreling toward the playoffs! Check out our top tips to prepare for the fantasy playoffs and win your leagues! RotoBaller's Troy King discusses three of his favorite playoff tips and shares strategies that fantasy managers should try to deploy ahead of their league's playoffs. The 2023 fantasy football season is... Read More


Minnesota Vikings Defense D/ST Streamers, Rankings, Waiver Wire - Danielle Hunter Fantasy Football IDP

Week 14 Team Defense Rankings for Fantasy Football: Texans DST, Packers DST, Saints DST, Colts DST, Vikings DST, more

Hey, RotoBallers! Week 14 is here, and some fantasy managers have one more shot to make the fantasy playoffs. The Cardinals and Commanders are the only two teams on bye this week. We churn out rankings week in and week out. Streaming the right defense could be the difference between winning or losing your league... Read More


Dak Prescott - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Injury News

2023 NFL QB Power Rankings: All 32 Starting Quarterbacks After Week 13

Let's be honest...we've seen some downright ugly quarterback play in 2023. Unfortunately, there was more of the same in Week 13. On the flip side, some NFL QBs have been phenomenal this year, elevating their games -- and their teams -- to different levels. While we certainly have some ugly matchups on tap in Week... Read More


Jaylen Warren - Fantasy Football Rankings, Waiver Wire Pickups, Draft Sleepers

Who Should I Start? TNF Fantasy Football Lineup Decisions for Week 14 - Jaylen Warren, Ezekiel Elliott, Chuba Hubbard, Najee Harris, George Pickens, Zack Moss, Raheem Mostert

It's almost time for Thursday Night Football. Who Should I Start? Who Should I Sit? Set you optimal fantasy football lineups for Thursday Night Football and Week 14 of the 2023 NFL season. Our free Who Should I Start? tool will help make your fantasy football lineup decisions. Compare up to four NFL players, and... Read More


DeVon Achane - Fantasy Football Rankings, NFL DFS Picks, Injury News

Updated Fantasy Football Staff Rankings

      Fantasy Football Rankings by NFL¬†Position ALL¬†-¬†QB¬†- RB¬†-¬†WR¬†-¬†TE¬†- DEF Above you will find all of RotoBaller's¬†fantasy football rankings, tiers, player news and stats for your 2023 fantasy football leagues. Our Ranking Wizard displays our staff's fantasy football rankings for various league formats, all in one easy place. Here's what you'll find: Fantasy Football... Read More


Isiah Pacheco - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Rookies

Fantasy Football Risers and Fallers - Week 14

Week 13 has come and gone. The fantasy football playoffs are starting for some and just around the corner for others. In the coming weeks, fantasy managers will have some tough decisions to make. In this weekly column, we'll be looking at fantasy football players whose arrows may be pointing up and players whose arrows... Read More