NBA DFS Matchup: Hornets-Pelicans (2024-01-17)

In tonight’s NBA DFS basketball match up (Wed, January 17th at 8:00 PM EST), the Southeast Division’s 4th-ranked Charlotte Hornets will face off against the Southwest Division-leading New Orleans Pelicans. The game will take place at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA. Responsible for an away record of 4-13 and an overall standing of 8-29, the Hornets are helmed by Coach Steve Clifford and will be playing with 5 missing players. The Pelicans, led by Coach Willie Green and bearing a home record of 12-8 along with an overall standing of 24-17, will be down by 1 player for the game.

The following records represent season averages up until this point.

Hornets-Pelicans NBA DFS Matchup

At present, the Hornets have accumulated 4,008 points, gathered 1,530 rebounds, made 912 assists, and hold a field goal percentage of 45.6%. On the other hand, the Pelicans have collected 4,776 points, secured 1,810 rebounds, achieved 1,097 assists, and boast a field goal percentage of 48.7%.

Status & Injury Report

No. Player Name Team Status Issue
37 Matt Ryan New Orleans Pelicans Out Soreness (Arm)
20 Gordon Hayward Charlotte Hornets Out Strain (Leg)
5 Mark Williams Charlotte Hornets Out Bruise (Torso)
24 Brandon Miller Charlotte Hornets Day-To-Day Bruise (Torso)
44 Frank Ntilikina Charlotte Hornets Out Fracture (Leg)
7 Bryce McGowens Charlotte Hornets Day-To-Day Sprain (Torso)

Charlotte Hornets Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 LaMelo Ball
Point Guard Active $9,100 $9,300 40.96
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.9 2.9 7.4 0.4 7.1 2.8 19.9 6.3 1.5 3.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
20 Gordon Hayward
Small Forward Out N/A N/A 28.5
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.1 1.4 3.6 0.4 5.4 3.3 15.5 4.5 1.0 2.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Miles Bridges
Small Forward Active $7,400 $7,600 27.51
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.7 1.5 2.3 0.7 5.3 1.9 14.0 5.8 0.8 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
25 P.J. Washington
Power Forward Active N/A $5,700 27.05
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.1 1.8 2.3 1.0 4.8 1.5 12.9 5.5 0.9 1.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 Terry Rozier
Shooting Guard Active $7,500 $8,400 26.23
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
27.5 2.1 3.5 0.2 5.1 1.8 14.1 3.9 1.0 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Mark Williams
Center Out N/A N/A 24.78
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.5 0.0 0.6 1.0 4.2 1.8 10.1 7.9 0.7 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Brandon Miller
Forward Day-To-Day $5,300 $5,500 23.64
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.2 2.0 2.2 0.5 5.2 1.5 13.9 3.7 0.7 1.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Ish Smith
Point Guard Active $3,100 $3,700 17.28
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.3 0.4 3.8 0.2 3.1 0.6 7.2 2.4 0.7 1.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Cody Martin
Small Forward Active $4,700 $5,000 16.25
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.3 0.6 2.1 0.3 2.2 0.8 5.8 3.5 1.0 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Nick Richards
Center Active $5,500 $5,800 14.25
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
14.6 0.0 0.5 0.8 2.2 1.4 5.9 4.5 0.2 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
44 Frank Ntilikina
Point Guard Out N/A N/A 11.96
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.1 0.6 2.2 0.2 1.8 0.6 4.8 1.8 0.7 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Nick Smith Jr.
Guard Active N/A N/A 10.62
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
14.8 1.4 1.0 0.3 2.7 0.1 7.0 1.6 0.1 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
7 Bryce McGowens
Guard Day-To-Day N/A N/A 9.73
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.3 0.7 1.1 0.1 1.8 1.1 5.3 1.9 0.3 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
2 James Bouknight
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 9.26
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
11.9 0.8 1.0 0.1 1.8 0.6 5.0 1.8 0.3 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
21 JT Thor
Forward Active N/A N/A 8.17
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.7 0.5 0.5 0.4 1.2 0.4 3.2 2.1 0.3 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
31 Nathan Mensah
Center Active N/A N/A 7.93
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
13.8 0.0 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.5 1.8 3.4 0.3 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
12 Leaky Black
Forward Active N/A N/A 4.14
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
5.6 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.6 0.0 1.3 0.7 0.2 0.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
10 Amari Bailey
Guard Active N/A N/A 3.2
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
5.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.5 1.0 0.0 0.5

New Orleans Pelicans Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Zion Williamson
Power Forward Active $7,600 $7,900 40.04
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.7 0.2 3.8 0.5 9.6 5.5 25.0 6.7 0.9 2.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Brandon Ingram
Small Forward Active $8,200 $8,000 32.72
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
33.0 1.3 4.2 0.5 7.0 3.9 19.4 5.1 0.7 2.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 CJ McCollum
Shooting Guard Active $7,900 $7,900 31.52
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
32.0 2.4 3.8 0.4 7.4 2.2 19.4 3.6 0.9 1.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
17 Jonas Valanciunas
Center Active $7,500 $7,700 29.45
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.0 0.3 1.3 1.0 5.4 2.5 13.5 9.5 0.4 1.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Herbert Jones
Small Forward Active $5,500 $5,600 23.63
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.6 0.9 2.3 0.8 3.6 1.8 9.9 3.9 1.5 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Larry Nance Jr.
Power Forward Active $4,700 N/A 22.16
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.4 0.4 1.8 0.5 3.2 1.0 7.8 6.3 1.2 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
40 Cody Zeller
Center Active N/A N/A 19.86
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.3 0.1 1.4 0.6 3.1 1.9 8.1 5.8 0.6 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
25 Trey Murphy III
Shooting Guard Active $5,600 N/A 19.42
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.7 2.0 1.2 0.4 3.6 1.6 10.8 3.1 0.8 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Jose Alvarado
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 17.52
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
18.4 1.1 2.8 0.2 2.8 0.9 7.6 2.1 1.2 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Naji Marshall
Small Forward Active $4,200 $4,200 16.65
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.5 0.7 2.1 0.2 2.7 1.6 7.7 3.5 0.7 1.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Jordan Hawkins
Guard Active N/A N/A 16.64
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
22.0 2.1 1.4 0.1 3.5 1.5 10.7 2.7 0.4 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Dyson Daniels
Guard Active $4,700 $4,600 15.35
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.8 0.5 2.5 0.2 1.8 0.6 4.8 3.5 1.0 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
50 Jeremiah Robinson-Earl
Forward Active N/A N/A 15.27
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.2 0.9 0.9 0.3 2.5 0.7 6.7 4.6 0.5 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
13 Kira Lewis Jr.
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 10.86
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
13.8 0.6 1.8 0.1 2.1 0.7 5.4 1.3 0.5 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
37 Matt Ryan
Forward Out N/A N/A 7.54
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.8 1.4 0.6 0.0 1.6 0.5 5.1 1.2 0.2 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Dereon Seabron
Guard Active N/A N/A 4.26
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
6.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.6 0.5 1.8 0.8 0.2 0.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
32 E.J. Liddell
Forward Active N/A N/A 2.2
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
2.8 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.0 0.3

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