NBA DFS Matchup: Rockets-Pelicans (2024-02-22)

Tonight’s NBA DFS matchup (scheduled for Thursday, February 22nd at 8:00 PM EST) will see the Houston Rockets, currently 3rd in the Southwest division, go head-to-head with the New Orleans Pelicans, who are leading the Southwest division. This highly anticipated game will take place at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA. Boasting an away record of 19-9 and an aggregate record of 24-30, the Rockets are led by coach Ime Udoka. On the other hand, the Pelicans, whose records stand at 16-10 (home) and 33-22 (overall) are coached by Willie Green. Please note that each team will be missing 3 players for tonight’s game.

The following summaries detail the average performance metrics for this season as of now.

Rockets-Pelicans NBA DFS Matchup

At the moment, the Rockets hold a tally of 6,120 points, 2,468 rebounds, 1,340 assists and a field goal success rate of 46.2%. On the other hand, the Pelicans enter this basketball matchup with a record of 6,405 points, 2,432 rebounds, 1,489 assists and a field goal accuracy of 48.9%.

Status & Injury Report

No. Player Name Team Status Issue
14 Brandon Ingram New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day (Other)
40 Cody Zeller New Orleans Pelicans Day-To-Day Soreness (Leg)
11 Dyson Daniels New Orleans Pelicans Out Surgery (Leg)
12 Steven Adams Houston Rockets Out Surgery (Leg)
17 Tari Eason Houston Rockets Out Soreness (Leg)
25 Reggie Bullock Jr. Houston Rockets Day-To-Day Soreness (Torso)

Houston Rockets Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
28 Alperen Sengun
Center Active $8,600 $8,700 32.61
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.9 0.4 3.7 0.9 5.7 2.9 14.6 7.8 0.9 2.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Fred VanVleet
Point Guard Active $6,700 $7,800 30.98
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.4 2.4 5.6 0.5 5.0 2.4 14.8 3.4 1.3 1.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Jalen Green
Shooting Guard Active $7,400 $7,400 29.48
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
32.5 2.3 3.2 0.3 6.6 3.8 19.4 3.9 0.7 2.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
10 Jabari Smith Jr.
Power Forward Active $6,000 N/A 27.17
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.3 1.6 1.3 0.9 4.7 1.9 12.9 7.6 0.6 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
12 Steven Adams
Center Out N/A N/A 25.39
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.8 0.0 1.5 1.0 3.8 1.5 9.2 8.2 0.9 1.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
9 Dillon Brooks
Small Forward Active $5,000 $5,600 23.59
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.0 1.7 2.1 0.3 5.4 2.0 14.5 3.2 0.9 1.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
17 Tari Eason
Forward Out N/A N/A 22.69
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.6 0.7 1.1 0.6 3.7 1.3 9.4 6.2 1.2 1.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Amen Thompson
Forward Active $6,500 $7,900 21.35
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.2 0.2 2.5 0.4 3.1 1.3 7.6 5.5 1.2 1.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Jae’Sean Tate
Small Forward Active $3,200 $3,800 21.29
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.6 0.7 2.3 0.4 3.8 1.3 9.7 4.7 0.9 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
32 Jeff Green
Power Forward Active $3,800 $3,900 21.27
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
28.0 1.0 1.5 0.5 4.4 2.4 12.1 4.1 0.6 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
7 Cam Whitmore
Forward Active $4,700 $5,100 18.67
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.0 1.7 0.5 0.2 4.4 1.5 11.9 3.6 0.6 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
25 Reggie Bullock Jr.
Small Forward Day-To-Day N/A N/A 13.92
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.1 1.6 1.2 0.1 2.7 0.5 7.5 2.6 0.6 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Aaron Holiday
Guard Active $3,700 $4,800 13.64
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.3 0.9 2.2 0.2 2.5 0.9 6.7 1.7 0.6 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
51 Boban Marjanovic
Center Active N/A N/A 11.47
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
8.8 0.0 0.5 0.3 2.1 1.3 5.6 3.6 0.2 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
2 Jock Landale
Center Active N/A N/A 11.39
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.1 0.3 0.9 0.4 2.0 0.8 5.2 3.2 0.2 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
19 Nate Williams
Guard Active N/A N/A 10.02
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
13.4 0.3 1.0 0.1 2.5 0.4 5.7 1.6 0.3 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Nate Hinton
Guard Active N/A N/A 4.32
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
4.5 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.3 2.1 0.6 0.3 0.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
00 Jermaine Samuels Jr.
Forward Active N/A N/A 3.7
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
4.8 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.2 1.6 1.0 0.1 0.0

New Orleans Pelicans Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Zion Williamson
Power Forward Active $7,800 $8,200 40.17
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.6 0.2 3.9 0.5 9.6 5.5 24.9 6.6 0.9 2.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Brandon Ingram
Small Forward Day-To-Day $8,300 $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 Active $7,000 $7,700 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 $6,400 $6,300 29.45
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
25.9 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 $4,600 $5,500 23.43
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.5 1.0 2.3 0.7 3.6 1.8 10.0 3.9 1.5 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Larry Nance Jr.
Power Forward Active $3,900 N/A 22.41
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.3 0.4 1.9 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 $4,800 N/A 19.54
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.9 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 Day-To-Day N/A N/A 19.39
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.1 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 Active $3,400 $4,300 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 $3,300 $4,400 16.5
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.4 0.7 2.0 0.2 2.7 1.6 7.6 3.5 0.7 1.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Jordan Hawkins
Guard Active N/A N/A 15.59
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.2 2.0 1.3 0.1 3.2 1.3 9.6 2.7 0.4 0.8
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
50 Jeremiah Robinson-Earl
Forward Active N/A N/A 15.05
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
18.7 0.9 0.9 0.3 2.4 0.8 6.5 4.5 0.5 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
37 Matt Ryan
Forward Active N/A N/A 7.44
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.6 1.3 0.6 0.0 1.6 0.5 5.0 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

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