Memphis Grizzlies vs. New Orleans Pelicans Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks [12/19/2023]

Memphis Grizzlies vs. New Orleans Pelicans Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks  [12/19/2023]

The New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies are scheduled to meet in NBA action at Smoothie King Center on Tuesday, starting at 7:30PM ET.'s in-depth betting preview for Tuesday's Grizzlies vs. Pelicans matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Grizzlies vs. Pelicans Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used advanced machine learning and data to simulate the result of Tuesday's NBA matchup between the Grizzlies and Pelicans 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of NBA picks.

Our independent predictive analytics model gives the Pelicans a 74% chance of beating the Grizzlies, and our predicted final score has the Pelicans winning 118-110.

According to our model, the Grizzlies (+8.5) have a 54% chance of covering the spread, while the 228-point Over/Under has a 51% chance of going over.

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Grizzlies vs. Pelicans Odds

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Grizzlies Pelicans
Spread +8.5 (-108) -8.5 (-110)
Moneyline +300 -355
Total o228 (-108) u228 (-112)
  • The Pelicans are currently -8.5 favorites against the Grizzlies, with -110 at BetMGM Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Grizzlies (+8.5) to cover the spread, FanDuel Sportsbook has the best odds currently on offer at -108.
  • DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Pelicans at -355, which means you can risk $355 to win $100 for a total payout of $455 if they get the W.
  • Elsewhere, BetMGM currently has the best moneyline odds for the Grizzlies at +300, where you can put down $100 to profit $300, earning a total payout of $400 if they win.
  • The Over/Under sits at 228 with DraftKings, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -108, as well as the best odds for the Under at -112.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, make sure you check the sports betting sites you can bet with in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Grizzlies vs. Pelicans Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have found the best betting picks for this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Grizzlies +8.5 -108
Moneyline Grizzlies +300
Total Over 228 -108


While the Pelicans are more likely to win the game, betting on the Grizzlies moneyline is the best option because of the edge found when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently on offer.

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Grizzlies vs. Pelicans Player Props

Looking for Memphis vs. New Orleans NBA prop bets? We uss the best information available to project how each team's leading players will perform at Smoothie King Center.

Ja Morant is expected to step up for the Grizzlies with 27 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists, while Zion Williamson is projected to have 25 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists for the Pelicans.

Grizzlies Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Grizzlies:

Ja Morant 27 5 7 2
Desmond Bane 26 5 6 3
Jaren Jackson 23 7 2 2
David Roddy 9 4 1 1
Santi Aldama 8 5 1 1

Pelicans Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Pelicans:

Zion Williamson 25 6 5 0
Brandon Ingram 24 5 6 2
CJ McCollum 21 4 7 3
Jonas Valanciunas 17 13 3 1
Trey Murphy 13 3 1 3

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out the best NBA betting trends for today's games.

Remember, our model updates often, so refresh this article for any changes to our betting insights before the Grizzlies vs. Pelicans on Tuesday December 19, 2023.

Grizzlies vs. Pelicans Game Information

Tuesday's action between the Pelicans and Grizzlies at Smoothie King Center is scheduled to begin at 7:30PM ET.


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