On Tuesday, the New Orleans Pelicans will visit the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia to face the Atlanta Hawks. Game time is set at 8:30PM ET.
Pelicans' PG Jrue Holiday has led his team to a 2-0 record. He has been away for weeks to be with his family during his wife's health crisis. He is still has to get back in full shape but scored 21 and 22 points in this first two games.
With him in the lineup, New Orleans has played more cohesively with Jrue Holiday doing the plays and distributing the ball with ease. PF Anthony Davis has only praises for his teammate upon his return.
The Atlanta Hawks will try to regroup as it encountered back-to-back losses against Charlotte and New York. Atlanta must break it losing streak since they will be on the road against Indiana then head to West coast for four games in their loaded schedule.
The basketball handicappers have installed the Atlanta Hawks as a 7.5-point favorite to beat the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night.