The Oklahoma City Thunder (8 – 18) play host to the New Orleans Pelicans (8 – 21) at 8:00pm EST on Wednesday 15th December 2021.
Oklahoma City open as 1.5 point underdogs. So far this season the Thunder are 15-11-0 against the spread (ATS) and 7-6-0 ATS when playing at home. The Thunder are on a 2-game losing streak.
The visiting Pelicans are 12-17-0 ATS and 5-11-0 ATS on the road. They’re 5-5 in their last 10 games and are seeking to get back to winning ways after a loss in their last outing.
Thunder vs Pelicans Betting Odds
The Oklahoma City Thunder are -117 and the New Orleans Pelicans are -115 to cover the spread. Use our calculator to estimate your potential winnings.
Thunder and Pelicans Betting Trends
- The Thunder are 2-8 in their last 10 games.
- Oklahoma City are 15-11-0 ATS and 7-6-0 ATS at home.
- Totals have gone under in 16 of the Thunder’ 26 games
- The Pelicans are 5-5 in their last 10 games.
- New Orleans are 12-17-0 ATS and 5-11-0 ATS on the road.
- Totals have gone under in 18 of the Pelicans’ 29 games
Thunder and Pelicans Head to Head
- Nov 10, 2021: Oklahoma City Thunder 108 @ New Orleans Pelicans 100
Thunder vs. Pelicans Team Statistics
|98.5 30th||Points Per Game||103.7 27th|
|41% 29th||Field Goal %||43.2% 26th|
|30.7% 30th||3PT %||33.7% 22nd|
|45.6% 9th||Rebounds||46.3% 6th|
|20.2% 30th||Assists||24.3% 11th|
|14.1% 16th||Turnovers||15.1% 23rd|
|7.3% 21st||Steals||7.6% 16th|
|4.9% 14th||Blocks||4.1% 28th|
|17.2% 3rd||Fouls||20% 25th|
Thunder vs. Pelicans Injury Report
Oklahoma City Thunder Injuries
|Luguentz Dort||SF||Ankle||Expected to be out until at least Dec 18|
New Orleans Pelicans Injuries
|Zion Williamson||PF||Foot||Expected to be out until at least Jan 15|
|Kira Lewis Jr.||PG||Knee||Out for the season|
|Daulton Hommes||SF||Leg||Expected to be out until at least Dec 21|
Key players to watch
Oklahoma City Thunder Key Player
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 21.9 ppg, 5.1 apg, 4.8 rpg
New Orleans Pelicans Key Player
Brandon Ingram 22.6 ppg, 4.7 apg, 6.3 rpg
Who plays tonight in the NBA?
The Oklahoma City Thunder are hosting the New Orleans Pelicans at 8:00pm EST on Wednesday 15th December 2021.
What TV channel is Thunder vs Pelicans game on?
The Thunder vs Pelicans game is available on NBA TV.
What time is the Thunder vs Pelicans NBA game tonight?
Tonight’s NBA game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and New Orleans Pelicans is at 8:00pm EST.
Who is the betting favorite in the Thunder vs Pelicans NBA game tonight?
New Orleans Pelicans are the -127 betting favorites. Calculate your potential winnings from a $100 bet using our NBA odds calculator below.
Why is Luguentz Dort not playing in tonights NBA game?
Luguentz Dort is dealing with an injury to the Ankle and is expected to be out until at least dec 18.
Why is Zion Williamson not playing in tonights NBA game?
Zion Williamson is dealing with an injury to the Foot and is expected to be out until at least jan 15.
Why is Kira Lewis Jr. not playing in tonights NBA game?
Kira Lewis Jr. is dealing with an injury to the Knee and is out for the season.
Why is Daulton Hommes not playing in tonights NBA game?
Daulton Hommes is dealing with an injury to the Leg and is expected to be out until at least dec 21.