NBA DFS Matchup: Pelicans-Nuggets (2024-01-12)

Tonight’s NBA DFS game (Fri, January 12th at 10:00 PM EST) features the Southwest Division leaders, the New Orleans Pelicans, squaring off against the Denver Nuggets, who currently hold the 3rd position in the Northwest Division. The match will take place at the Ball Arena in Denver, CO. The Pelicans hold an impressive 12-8 away-record and a respectable overall 23-15 record. On the other hand, the Nuggets boast a 15-4 home-record, with an overall standing of 26-13. Willie Green leads the Pelicans’ squad as their coach, even though they will miss 5 of their players for tonight’s match. Meanwhile, the Nuggets, managed by Michael Malone, will be short of 2 players for today’s game.

Find below the teams’ season averages recorded as of this morning.

Pelicans-Nuggets NBA DFS Matchup

At present, the Pelicans have attained 4,425 points, garnered 1,694 rebounds, made 1,017 assists, and have a field goal percentage of 48.7%. On the other hand, the Nuggets have managed to secure 4,522 points, collect 1,706 rebounds, achieve 1,155 assists, and hold a field goal percentage of 49.4%.

Status & Injury Report

No. Player Name Team Status Issue
3 Julian Strawther Denver Nuggets Out Bruise (Leg)
31 Vlatko Cancar Denver Nuggets Out Surgery (Leg)
1 Zion Williamson New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day Bruise (Leg)
14 Brandon Ingram New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day Soreness (Leg)
3 CJ McCollum New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day Sprain (Leg)
25 Trey Murphy III New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day Tendinitis (Leg)
37 Matt Ryan New Orleans Pelicans Out Soreness (Arm)

New Orleans Pelicans Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Zion Williamson
Power Forward Day-To-Day N/A N/A 40.04
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.6 0.2 3.8 0.5 9.6 5.5 24.9 6.7 0.9 2.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Brandon Ingram
Small Forward Day-To-Day N/A N/A 33.02
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
33.0 1.4 4.2 0.5 7.1 3.9 19.4 5.1 0.7 2.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 CJ McCollum
Shooting Guard Day-To-Day N/A N/A 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 N/A N/A 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 N/A N/A 23.93
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.7 0.9 2.3 0.8 3.6 1.8 9.9 3.9 1.6 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Larry Nance Jr.
Power Forward Active N/A 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 Day-To-Day N/A N/A 19.32
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 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Jose Alvarado
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 17.32
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
18.4 1.0 2.8 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 N/A N/A 16.65
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.6 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 16.26
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
22.2 2.1 1.4 0.1 3.4 1.4 10.4 2.8 0.3 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
50 Jeremiah Robinson-Earl
Forward Active N/A N/A 15.47
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.2 1.0 0.9 0.3 2.5 0.8 6.7 4.6 0.5 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Dyson Daniels
Guard Active N/A N/A 15.18
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.6 0.6 2.4 0.2 1.8 0.6 4.8 3.4 1.0 0.9
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 5.5 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 2.08
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
3.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.8 0.4 0.0 0.4

Denver Nuggets Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Nikola Jokic
Center Active N/A N/A 46.32
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.9 1.0 6.8 0.7 7.9 3.8 20.5 10.6 1.2 2.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
27 Jamal Murray
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 29.99
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.5 2.1 4.3 0.3 6.3 2.5 17.1 3.7 1.0 2.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
50 Aaron Gordon
Power Forward Active N/A N/A 27.56
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.2 1.1 2.6 0.6 5.1 2.1 13.4 6.3 0.8 1.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
6 DeAndre Jordan
Center Active N/A N/A 27.07
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.1 0.0 0.9 1.5 3.6 1.7 8.9 10.1 0.5 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Michael Porter Jr.
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 26.77
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.9 2.4 1.1 0.6 5.8 1.3 15.3 6.1 0.6 1.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
7 Reggie Jackson
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 23.28
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
25.4 1.4 4.2 0.1 4.8 1.9 12.8 2.9 0.7 1.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 21.12
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.6 1.7 1.8 0.3 4.1 1.6 11.4 3.1 1.1 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
9 Justin Holiday
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 16.76
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.6 1.6 1.4 0.4 2.9 0.8 8.2 2.8 0.9 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Christian Braun
Guard Active N/A N/A 12.71
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
16.9 0.5 1.1 0.3 2.3 0.8 5.8 2.8 0.5 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Peyton Watson
Forward Active N/A N/A 12.26
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
14.0 0.5 0.8 0.7 2.1 0.8 5.6 2.3 0.4 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 Julian Strawther
Guard Out N/A N/A 11.05
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
13.9 1.1 1.1 0.2 2.2 0.5 5.9 1.5 0.5 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Zeke Nnaji
Power Forward Active N/A N/A 10
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.7 0.5 0.4 0.4 1.8 0.7 4.7 2.5 0.3 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Braxton Key
Forward Active N/A N/A 9.91
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
9.6 0.3 0.7 0.4 1.5 0.5 3.8 2.3 0.5 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
30 Jay Huff
Center Active N/A N/A 8.14
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
8.3 0.4 0.8 0.3 1.1 1.0 3.7 1.7 0.3 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
31 Vlatko Cancar
Small Forward Out N/A N/A 7.99
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
10.7 0.5 0.9 0.2 1.3 0.5 3.5 1.7 0.3 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
21 Collin Gillespie
Guard Active N/A N/A 4.53
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
7.3 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.8 0.3 2.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Jalen Pickett
Guard Active N/A N/A 4.09
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
6.0 0.5 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.1 2.1 0.7 0.2 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Hunter Tyson
Forward Active N/A N/A 1.07
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
2.5 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.0 0.0

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