Pelicans vs. Lakers Pick & Sharp Report: How Pros Are Betting LeBron vs. Zion on Tuesday Night

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Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images. Pictured: Zion Williamson #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans

  • Sharp bettors (aka professional bettors) have made their pick clear for Tuesday's Pelicans vs. Lakers game (10 p.m. ET).
  • Pros targeted the spread, which current sits at Lakers -7.5.
  • Did they bet on Zion or LeBron? Check out our full breakdown on the sharp action below.

LeBron, Zion and AD. What else do we need? New Orleans’ exciting rookie leads the Pelicans into Los Angeles to take on the Lakers and, to no surprise, this game will drive a massive betting handle tonight.

Smart money is also finding its way to this key showdown, forcing oddmakers to make market-wide adjustments to the line throughout the day.

Let’s take a detailed look at the pros are betting Pelicans vs. Lakers (10 p.m. ET).


Odds as of Tuesday at 12 p.m. ET and via DraftKings. Get up to a $1,000 sign-up bonus at DraftKings today or see more offers and reviews for the best online sportsbooks.


Pelicans vs. Lakers Sharp Report

Fifty-three percent of bets are hitting the Pelicans, but the percentage of real money wagered, combined with The Action Network’s proprietary betting tools, show wiseguy action continually hitting one side of this spread.

While a very slight majority is taking New Orleans and the points, those tickets account for 67% of the money wagered, which tells us that the bigger bets are backing Zion tonight.

In addition, Sports Insights’ Bet Signals triggered a Steam Move at Pelicans +8, marking a specific instance in which money from respected bettors hit the market and forced oddsmakers to adjust.

Unsurprisingly, this line has dropped from an opener of +8 to +7.5 at DraftKings, and even down to +7 at other sportsbooks across the market.

Sharp angle: Pelicans (moved from +8 to +7.5)

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