New Orleans Pelicans Odds: NBA Championship, Game Lines & More

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With just a handful of games remaining, the New Orleans Pelicans are looking to make the playoffs for the second time in three seasons. I'll be tracking the latest Pelicans odds across the best Louisiana sportsbooks, including the Pels' NBA Championship odds, playoff chances, and more.

Pelicans Championship Odds

Latest New Orleans Pelicans Odds

Here's a quick overview of the Pelicans odds for several futures markets along with which Louisiana sportsbook apps offer the best price.

🏆 Pelicans Championship Odds:+10000 (BetRivers)
👑 Pelicans Western Conference Odds:+5000 (BetRivers)
🚩 Pelicans Southwest Division Odds:N/A
⭐️ Pelicans Playoff Odds:-455 (BetRivers)
✅ Odds Last Updated:July 17, 2024

Futures odds tend to fluctuate much more wildly between operators compared to other bets like moneylines and totals, so I always advise checking out multiple betting sites before placing any wager. As of April 10, Southwest division odds have been pulled from the majority of legal sportsbooks as the Mavericks could clinch with a win.

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Pelicans NBA Championship Odds

BetRivers Louisiana has the best price for the Pelicans NBA Finals odds at +10000. Among the "bigger name" sportsbooks, FanDuel and BetMGM have the Pelicans championship odds at +8000, While the Pelicans' odds to win the championship fluctuate across operators, they generally have the 15th-shortest odds, placing them in the middle of the pack.

Pelicans Western Conference Odds

The Pelicans Western Conference odds are between +3000 and +4000 on most operators, including BetMGM and ClutchBet Louisiana

Pelicans Playoff Chances

If the playoffs were to start today, the Pelicans would be the No. 6 seed in the Western Conference. Using odds of -650 from DraftKings Louisiana, this comes out to an implied probability of 86.7%. This is down from a 99% implied probability just two weeks ago.

Pelicans' Odds Tonight

The Pelicans' next game will be Thursday, April 11 against the Sacramento Kings. If you're betting on the Pels tonight, here is where you can find the best odds:

Where Can I Bet on the Pelicans?

As long as you are at least 21 years old and located in one of the 55 parishes where sports betting is approved, you can bet on the Pelicans. This includes both online and retail sportsbooks, although not every parish has an in-person location for bettors.

Pelicans Betting Promos

Currently, there are no new user Louisiana betting promos specifically for the Pelicans. Any of the sign up bonuses can be used to bet on the Pelicans and most operators will have ongoing promos to take advantage of, especially during the playoffs. Pels fans can expect to find odds boosts, parlay boosts, and bet insurance offers throughout the NBA postseason.

Pelicans Playoff History

In the 22 seasons that the Pelicans have been an NBA franchise, postseason success has evaded them. The Pelicans have been to the playoffs eight times and have only made it past the first round twice. In those two seasons, they were bounced the very next round in the conference semifinals.

Have the Pelicans Ever Won Their Division?

The Pelicans have won their division once, which came back in the 2007-2008 season. The Pels held a slim lead in the Southwest a few weeks ago, but have since seen the Dallas Mavericks go on a strong run and overtake the top spot.

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Cody Kutzer

Cody Kutzer has been covering the sports betting and gambling space for several years and has been losing his parlay bets for even longer. He currently serves as an editor and fact-checker for to ensure readers have the latest and most accurate information about Louisiana sports betting.

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