NBA 2022 Live: Nets vs Pelicans Preview, Team News, Predicted Line-Ups, and BKN vs NOP Dream11 Prediction. The Pelicans are on the road as they travel to face the Brooklyn Nets Sunday, January 15th.
Where to watch the Nets vs Pelicans game?
The Pelicans are on the road as they travel to face the Brooklyn Nets Sunday, January 15th after a win.
In the Big Apple, it’s an interconference fight on the parquet floor between two teams at opposing ends of the standings. In their most recent game, Oklahoma City was defeated 122-118 on the road by Washington on Tuesday night. Brooklyn played Chicago on the road in the first part of a back-to-back match on Wednesday night. Each NBA team has its own distinct viewpoint.
If you have an NBA League Pass membership, you can watch the game on the NBA App, and it will also be broadcast nationally on TNT. Let’s look at the latest team news and our Dream11 predictions for the Brooklyn Nets vs. Pelicans showdown.
Team news and Injuries
Harris underwent arthroscopic surgery on his ankle and is anticipated to be side-lined until late January. Last month, the organization revealed that Kyrie Irving will be a part-time player for away games. On Wednesday, Aldridge (foot) was ruled out, while Harden (knee) was listed as questionable. Keep an eye out for an update on their status for this game.
For the New Orleans Pelicans, Josh Hart is out (not with the club), Kira Lewis Jr. is out for the season (knee), Zion Williamson is out (foot), and Tomas Satoransky is out (health and safety standards). The loss lowered New Orleans to 14-26, putting them in fourth place in the Southwest Division, 13 games behind the first-place Memphis Grizzlies.
Nets vs Pelicans Preview
Brooklyn went on the road against Chicago on Wednesday night in a clash of Eastern Conference division leaders. The Nets entered Wednesday 24-14 on the year and owned the top spot in the Atlantic Division, two games ahead of the 76ers. They are now in second place in the Eastern Conference, 2.5 games behind the Bulls for first place heading into Sunday’s play.
With an average of 105.2 points per game, New Orleans is 25th in the NBA in scoring. The Pelicans are shooting 43.4 percent overall, which ranks them 26th in the NBA, and 33.5 percent from outside the arc, which ranks them 25th. New Orleans’ leading scorer, Brandon Ingram, averages 22.5 points per game but only shoots 44.3 percent.
Nets vs Pelicans: Head to Head record
The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Brooklyn Nets have split their 94 regular-season games, with the Thunder winning 59 and the Nets 35. Thunder have won three of their previous five meetings with the Nets.
Nets vs Pelicans: Predicted Line-ups
G – James Harden | G – Kyrie Irving | F – DeAndre Bembry | F – Kevin Durant | C – Blake Griffin.
New Orleans Pelicans
Point Guard – Devonte’ Graham; Shooting Guard – Josh Hart; Small Forward – Brandon Ingram; Power Forward – Herb Jones; Center – Jonas Valenciunas
BKN vs NOP Dream11 Prediction
Point Guard – J. Harden, S. Alexander
Shooting Guard – K. Irving, J. Giddey
Small Forward – D. Bembry, J. Robinson-Earl
Power Forward – L. Dort
Center – B. Griffin
Disclaimer: The aforementioned Dream11 team and prediction are based on our own research and analysis. We do not guarantee any success on the selection of these players in your team.