The New Orleans Pelicans (16-27) go on the road to take on the Boston Celtics (22-22) on Martin Luther King Day at 12:30 p.m. ET. Boston is favored by 5.5 points in the latest Pelicans vs. Celtics odds from Caesers Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is set at 214. (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our NBA odds page).
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The model knows Celtics forward Jayson Tatum is one of the top scorers in the league. He is currently ninth in the NBA in scoring (25.5) while grabbing 8.6 boards. Tatum has logged three double-doubles over his past five games. The Duke product dropped 23 points, 12 rebounds, and four assists in the win over the Chicago Bulls.
The model also knows Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram has been an all-around threat. He is averaging 22.9 points, six rebounds, and 5.2 assists. The 2016 second overall pick has scored over 20 points in five games thus far. In the loss to the Brooklyn Nets, Ingram finished with 22 points, four rebounds, and eight assists.
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