NBA DFS Matchup: Pelicans-Knicks (2024-02-27)

For tonight’s NBA DFS match-up (Tue, February 27th at 7:30 PM EST), the New Orleans Pelicans, currently leading the Southwest Division, are set to face the New York Knicks, who cling onto the 2nd position in Atlantic Division. The game will unfold at Madison Square Garden, New York, NY. The Pelicans carry an away track of 17-12 and a total scoreline of 34-24 while the Knicks hold a home win-loss ratio of 20-9 and a comprehensive record of 35-23. Willie Green heads the Pelicans with 4 players benched due to injuries while Tom Thibodeau leads the Knicks with the same number of players out.

The statistics given below are based on season averages up to this point.

Pelicans-Knicks NBA DFS Matchup

Entering the game, the Pelicans have accumulated 6,733 points, 2,578 rebounds, 1,569 assists, and a shooting accuracy of 48.6%. Meanwhile, the Knicks step into the game with a total of 6,622 points, 2,650 rebounds, 1,377 assists, and a field goal percentage of 46.7%.

Status & Injury Report

No. Player Name Team Status Issue
30 Julius Randle New York Knicks Out Dislocated (Arm)
23 Mitchell Robinson New York Knicks Out Surgery (Leg)
8 OG Anunoby New York Knicks Out Surgery (Arm)
1 Duane Washington Jr. New York Knicks Out Fracture (Arm)
1 Zion Williamson New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day Bruise (Leg)
3 CJ McCollum New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day Sprain (Leg)
15 Jose Alvarado New Orleans Pelicans Suspension N/A
11 Dyson Daniels New Orleans Pelicans Out Surgery (Leg)

New Orleans Pelicans Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Zion Williamson
Power Forward Day-To-Day $8,300 $8,700 40.12
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.7 0.2 4.0 0.5 9.6 5.4 24.8 6.6 0.9 2.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Brandon Ingram
Small Forward Active $8,000 $8,000 33.59
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
33.0 1.4 4.3 0.6 7.1 3.9 19.4 5.2 0.7 2.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 CJ McCollum
Shooting Guard Day-To-Day $7,200 $7,500 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 $6,300 $6,700 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 $5,400 $6,000 23.78
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.6 1.0 2.4 0.7 3.7 1.8 10.1 3.9 1.5 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Larry Nance Jr.
Power Forward Active $4,000 N/A 22.26
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.2 0.4 1.8 0.5 3.2 1.0 7.7 6.3 1.2 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
25 Trey Murphy III
Shooting Guard Active $5,500 N/A 19.54
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.1 2.0 1.2 0.4 3.6 1.6 10.9 3.2 0.8 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
40 Cody Zeller
Center Active N/A N/A 19.39
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.0 0.1 1.3 0.6 3.0 1.9 8.0 5.7 0.6 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Jose Alvarado
Point Guard Suspension N/A N/A 17.27
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
18.2 1.1 2.7 0.2 2.8 0.8 7.5 2.1 1.2 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Naji Marshall
Small Forward Active $3,500 $4,000 16.3
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.4 0.7 2.0 0.2 2.6 1.6 7.6 3.5 0.7 1.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Dyson Daniels
Guard Out N/A N/A 15.18
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.6 0.5 2.4 0.3 1.8 0.5 4.6 3.4 1.0 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Jordan Hawkins
Guard Active $4,300 $3,900 14.92
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.1 2.0 1.2 0.1 3.1 1.3 9.5 2.6 0.3 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
50 Jeremiah Robinson-Earl
Forward Active N/A N/A 14.83
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
18.5 0.9 0.9 0.3 2.4 0.7 6.4 4.4 0.5 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
37 Matt Ryan
Forward Active N/A N/A 7.54
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.5 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
33 Malcolm Hill
Guard Active N/A N/A 6.77
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
9.2 0.6 0.3 0.1 1.1 0.5 3.2 1.6 0.3 0.1
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 2.87
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
2.9 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
17 Jalen Crutcher
Guard Active N/A N/A 0
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

New York Knicks Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
30 Julius Randle
Power Forward Out N/A N/A 36.43
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
32.0 1.2 3.7 0.4 6.9 4.1 19.1 9.4 0.7 2.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Jalen Brunson
Point Guard Active $9,600 $9,500 27.64
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
28.0 1.4 4.6 0.1 6.0 2.7 16.1 3.2 0.7 1.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
23 Mitchell Robinson
Center Out N/A N/A 26.3
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.8 0.0 0.6 1.9 3.5 1.1 8.1 8.0 0.9 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 OG Anunoby
Small Forward Out N/A N/A 23.66
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.0 1.7 1.6 0.5 4.5 1.3 12.0 4.3 1.3 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 Josh Hart
Shooting Guard Active $6,700 $6,700 23.41
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
28.6 1.3 2.5 0.3 3.5 1.4 9.7 6.3 0.9 1.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
44 Bojan Bogdanovic
Small Forward Active $6,100 $5,600 22.87
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.4 2.1 1.7 0.1 5.4 2.7 15.8 3.6 0.6 1.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Donte DiVincenzo
Shooting Guard Active $7,300 $7,200 21.93
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.5 1.9 2.7 0.2 3.5 0.9 9.9 4.4 1.2 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
67 Taj Gibson
Forward Active N/A N/A 20.56
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.5 0.1 1.0 1.0 3.6 1.4 8.6 5.8 0.5 1.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
18 Alec Burks
Shooting Guard Active $5,100 $4,900 19.48
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
22.8 1.2 2.0 0.2 3.6 2.5 10.9 3.4 0.7 1.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
55 Isaiah Hartenstein
Center Active $6,100 $6,400 18.55
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.4 0.1 1.5 0.9 2.4 1.0 5.8 5.5 0.7 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Precious Achiuwa
Power Forward Active $7,000 $7,300 18.42
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.7 0.4 1.0 0.6 3.2 1.1 7.8 5.6 0.5 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Duane Washington Jr.
Point Guard Out N/A N/A 14.05
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.2 1.5 1.9 0.1 3.4 0.8 9.1 1.5 0.4 1.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
45 Jericho Sims
Center Active $4,000 $4,000 9.85
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
13.9 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.2 0.3 2.7 4.0 0.2 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
2 Miles McBride
Point Guard Active $4,500 $4,400 8.13
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
11.4 0.7 1.1 0.1 1.4 0.4 3.9 0.9 0.5 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
21 DaQuan Jeffries
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 7.07
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
11.4 0.4 0.5 0.2 1.3 0.2 3.2 1.6 0.3 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Charlie Brown Jr.
Guard Active N/A N/A 5.07
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
7.8 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.6 0.4 1.8 1.1 0.4 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
00 Jacob Toppin
Forward Active N/A N/A 3.53
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
4.9 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.3 1.9 0.9 0.0 0.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
29 Dmytro Skapintsev
Center Active N/A N/A 0
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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