Pelicans-Nuggets Preview

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The New Orleans Pelicans will be at home at New Orleans Arena when they take on the Denver Nuggets. The Pelicans come into the game with a 12-14 record and have shown signs of being both a good and bad team this season. Over in the other locker room, the Nuggets have been a middling team this season and enter the game with a 14-13 record. This game is scheduled to start at 8:00 pm EST and it will be covered by Altitude2 and FSN-NO.

The Pelicans look for another win today after beating the Kings, 113-100. With 25 points and 12 assists, Tyreke Evans recorded third double-double of the season. The Nuggets, meanwhile, are coming off an 89-81 loss against the Warriors. Andre Miller registered 14 points, as well as 8 assists and 4 rebounds. This will be the second matchup of the season between these two teams, with the Nuggets taking the first game, 102-93. J.J. Hickson put up a double-double in the victory with 19 points and 11 rebounds.

New Orleans should be expected to protect the ball well in this contest. They rank second in the NBA at avoiding errors (TO% of 13.2%). Meanwhile, Denver forces the fourth-fewest turnovers in the league (14.7%).

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