NOP vs PHX : New Orleans Pelicans takes the second bottom position in the Western Conference, in NBA Regular Season of 2019/2020. In the total of 21 matches played, NOP has won in 6 games and lost in 15 games so far. Being at the fourteenth place, NOP has got a winning percentage of .286. In the previous match, played against Phoenix Suns, NOP has won the game with the score of 124-121. It was their third consecutive win then. After that win, NOP is losing continuously for the sixth time in a row, which does not seem good in the stats. In the recent match, NOP has played against Dallas Mavericks, NOP has lost its game to the opponent, with the score of 118-97. Even though NOP won their past game with PHX, with an ongoing losing streak of six, NOP does not seem to have a chance against them. If they have to take this win, it needs much greater effort. Kenrich Williams, who is a shooting guard, has an ankle injury. Zion Williamson, who is a small forward player, has a knee injury.
In NBA Standings, Phoenix Suns have been categorized under the Western Conference of the tournament, in which it holds the eight position, with the winning percentage of .474. Even though it seems less, but when in comparison, it does seem high. In the total of 19 matches played so far, PHX has 9 wins and 10 losses. In the last game, played against Charlotte Hornet, PHX has won the game with a score of 109-104. It was their first win after hat-trick loss. It seems like their pattern to take one win and three losses, in sets, as they are showing this pattern more often recently. With more or less equal wins and losses, PHX has a little bit more chance to take on their opponent in the next match. Aron Baynes, who is a central player, has a calf injury.
New Orleans Pelicans vs Phoenix Suns Team News
NEW ORLEANS PELICANS
- Key players of NOP are Brandon Ingram, Jrue Holiday and JJ Redick.
- Brandon Ingram, who is a small forward player of the team, has scored 25.4 points per game.
- Jrue Holiday, who is a shooting guard of the team, has scored 19.3 points per game.
- JJ Redick, who is a shooting guard of the team, has scored 15.1 points per game.
- Key players of PHX are Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton, and Kelly Oubre Jr.
- Devin Booker, who is a shooting guard of the team, has scored 24.4 points per game.
- Deandre Ayton, who is a central player of the team, has scored 18.0 points per game.
- Kelly Oubre Jr, who is a small forward player of the team, has scored 17.8 points per game.
New Orleans Pelicans vs Phoenix Suns – Team Squad
New Orleans Pelicans:
Nickeil Alexander-Walker, Lonzo Ball, Zylan Cheatham, Derrick Favors, Josh Gray, Josh Hart, Jaxson Hayes, Jrue Holiday, Brandon Ingram, Frank Jackson, Nicolo Melli, Darius Miller, E’Twaun Moore, Jahlil Okafor, JJ Redick, Kenrich Williams, Zion Williamson
Aron Baynes, Devin Booker, Mikal Bridges, Jevon Carter, Cheick Diallo, Jared Harper, Ty Jerome, Cameron Johnson, Tyler Johnson, Frank Kaminsky, Jalen Lecque, Elie Okobo, Kelly Oubre Jr., Ricky Rubio, Dario Saric