New Orleans Pelicans will come up against Sacramento Kings on Monday, 09:00 PM EST at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans. The Pelicans are positioned at #9 in the standings of Western Conference with a 6-7 record, while their next opponents are occupying 5th place, after winning 8 and losing 4 so far.
New Orleans Pelicans vs Sacramento Kings Head to Head
Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final
Sacramento Kings were the winners of the previous showdown between the organizations, triumphing with the score of 121-103 on 04/04/2023 on enemy territory. New Orleans failed to deal with the talent of De’Aaron Fox and he concluded the game as his side’s MVP with 23 points, 9 assists and 5 boards. On the other half of the floor, Brandon Ingram was the top performer, concluding with an overall of 22 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. This was not enough for his team to steal the victory. New Orleans Pelicans are boasting a better H2H balance across the last five matches against Sacramento Kings, registering 3 victories, while losing 2 times in the process. There were 229.4 points scored on average across those five encounters.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
New Orleans Pelicans Form
11-18-2023 11-17-2023 11-14-2023 11-12-2023 11-10-2023 11-08-2023 11-06-2023 11-04-2023 11-02-2023 11-01-2023 120:121vs Minnesota Timberwolves 115:110vs Denver Nuggets 131:110vs Dallas Mavericks 124:136vs Dallas Mavericks 104:101@ Houston Rockets 122:101@ Minnesota Timberwolves 134:116@ Denver Nuggets 105:123vs Atlanta Hawks 125:116vs Detroit Pistons 106:110@ Oklahoma City Thunder
The Pelicans were outplayed and lost 120-121 on 11/18 to the Minnesota Timberwolves on home floor. Brandon Ingram dropped 30 points, delivered 4 assists and grabbed 7 boards, but despite his efforts New Orleans eventually lost. The team had a more than decent 51.2% of their field goals hitting the basket, shot 87.0% from the free throw line and an impressive 41.4% from distance. The Pelicans lost 6 of their previous 10 outings, while triumphing 4 times in the process and at the moment are on an L1 streak. The team is performing on a mediocre level at Smoothie King Center with a 4-4 home record. The organization’s next game is scheduled for this coming Wednesday at home versus Sacramento Kings.
New Orleans Pelicans Averages this Season
- Points For113.30
- Points Against114.00
- Points Difference-0.70
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
New Orleans Pelicans Standout Performer
The team's main contributor this season has been Brandon Ingram with 22.7 points, 5.3 assists and 5.4 boards for an average of 34.6 minutes on the court.
New Orleans Pelicans Missing Players
Sacramento Kings Form
11-19-2023 11-17-2023 11-15-2023 11-13-2023 11-10-2023 11-08-2023 11-06-2023 11-04-2023 11-01-2023 10-29-2023 113:129@ Dallas Mavericks 120:129@ San Antonio Spurs 110:125@ Los Angeles Lakers 132:120vs Cleveland Cavaliers 105:98vs Oklahoma City Thunder 121:118vs Portland Trail Blazers 122:97@ Houston Rockets 107:89@ Houston Rockets 102:101@ Golden State Warriors 132:127vs Los Angeles Lakers
In their latest outing Sacramento Kings recorded a 113-129 win versus the Dallas Mavericks, played on 11/19/2023 on the road. 32 points, 6 assists and 13 rebounds for 35 minutes were enough for Domantas Sabonis to lead and be the team’s most valuable player. The Kings as a whole shot an impressive 53.3% field goals, did not excel but still hit 76.2% free throws and 42.5% from long range. Sacramento is 6-4 in the last ten games and currently on a W5 run. The Kings have a neutral 3-3 record when playing on the road this season. Their next showing will be against the New Orleans Pelicans on 11/22/2023 when they will travel to Smoothie King Center.
Sacramento Kings Averages This Season
- Points For115.20
- Points Against115.50
- Points Difference-0.30
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Sacramento Kings Standout Performer
The organization's best player this term has been De'Aaron Fox, as he has aided the cause with 32.2 points, 6.0 dimes and 4.7 boards for an average of 36.8 minutes spent on court.
Sacramento Kings Missing Players
Field Goals Made5033
Field Goals Attempts9287
3 pts Made1211
3 pts Attempts2845
Free Throws Made1716
Free Throws Attempts2124
New Orleans Pelicans
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