Thunder vs. Pelicans Player Props | Josh Giddey | Wednesday


By Lester Mackay | December 14, 2021 6:16 PM

The Oklahoma City Thunder, Josh Giddey included, face off against the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday at 8:00 PM ET.

With prop bets set for Giddey in this contest, let’s break down the stats and trends, helping you find the best wagers to make.

Welcome to the BestOdds NBA player props betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze Josh Giddey’s chances of cashing in on his player prop totals in this game.

Giddey Season Stats

  • Giddey paces his team in both rebounds (6.7) and assists (5.8) per game, and also averages 10.4 points. At the other end, he puts up 1.0 steals and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Wednesday’s points prop bet for Giddey is 12.5 points. That is 2.1 more than his season average of 10.4.
  • Giddey has averaged 1.2 more rebounds per game (6.7) than his prop bet total in Wednesday’s game (5.5).
  • Giddey has averaged 16.2 combined points and assists per game, 1.3 fewer than his PA prop bet total — 17.5 — for Wednesday’s matchup.
  • Giddey has appeared in 24 games this season, totaling more than 12.5 points in nine of them.
  • Giddey’s single-game rebound output has gone over 5.5 boards 15 times through 24 games played this season.

Giddey’s Notable Teammates

Name PTS PTS Share REB REB Share AST 3PM 3PM Share 3PT % FGM Share FG %
Josh Giddey 10.4 9.8% 6.7 13.6% 5.8 0.9 7.0% 24.7% 11.1% 39.4%
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 21.2 19.0% 4.6 8.9% 5.0 1.9 14.2% 29.5% 17.6% 41.0%
Luguentz Dort 17.0 16.5% 3.8 8.0% 1.8 2.5 20.5% 33.2% 15.4% 42.3%
Darius Bazley 8.8 8.9% 6.5 14.2% 1.3 1.0 8.9% 28.7% 9.1% 37.6%
Jeremiah Robinson-Earl 7.0 7.1% 5.8 12.7% 0.8 1.1 9.6% 34.9% 7.3% 42.1%
Kenrich Williams 6.6 5.9% 3.5 6.8% 2.0 0.7 5.6% 37.0% 6.3% 44.7%

Player Performance vs. New Orleans

  • Giddey is averaging 5.5 fewer points per game against the Pelicans than his point prop bet total for this game.
  • Giddey averages 12 rebounds in games against the Pelicans. That is 6.5 more than his prop total (5.5) for this game.
  • Giddey averages nine assists in matchups with the Pelicans, 3.5 more than his prop bet total for this game.
  • In matchups with the Pelicans, Giddey averages 0.5 fewer made three-pointers (one) than this contest’s over/under (1.5).
  • Giddey’s combined points, rebounds and assists average against the Pelicans is 28, which is 4.5 more than his prop over/under for this matchup.
  • Giddey combines for 19 points and rebounds per game against the Pelicans. That is 1.5 more than his PR prop bet over/under for this game.
  • Giddey has collected 16 combined points and assists per game against the Pelicans, 1.5 more than his prop bet total in this matchup.

New Orleans Pelicans Stat Rankings

Average Per Game Rank
Points Scored 103.7 27
Points Allowed 109.9 24
Assists Allowed 24.5 21
Rebounds Allowed 43.0 6

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