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How to Watch New Orleans Pelicans vs. Denver Nuggets: Live Stream, TV Channel, Start Time

Dec 5, 2021; Houston, Texas, USA; Houston Rockets forward Jae'Sean Tate (8) shoots the ball pas New Orleans Pelicans center Jonas Valanciunas (17) defends during the first quarter at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 5, 2021; Houston, Texas, USA; Houston Rockets forward Jae'Sean Tate (8) shoots the ball pas New Orleans Pelicans center Jonas Valanciunas (17) defends during the first quarter at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports

The New Orleans Pelicans (7-19) take on the Denver Nuggets (11-12) at Smoothie King Center on Wednesday, December 8, 2021. The game tips at 8:00 PM ET. Want to stream this matchup? Read on for all the info you need, including how to watch on FuboTV.

How to Watch Pelicans vs. Nuggets

  • Game Day: Wednesday, December 8, 2021
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV: NBA League Pass
  • Arena: Smoothie King Center
  • Live Stream on fuboTV:Start with a 7-day free trial!

Key Stats for Pelicans vs. Nuggets

  • The Nuggets put up 6.4 fewer points per game (103.7) than the Pelicans give up (110.1).
  • Denver has a 4-0 record when scoring more than 110.1 points.
  • When New Orleans allows fewer than 103.7 points, it is 6-2.
  • The Pelicans' 103.3 points per game are just 0.8 fewer points than the 104.1 the Nuggets give up.
  • New Orleans is 5-7 when it scores more than 104.1 points.
  • Denver is 10-2 when it gives up fewer than 103.3 points.
  • The Nuggets make 46.1% of their shots from the field this season, which is 1.3 percentage points lower than the Pelicans have allowed to their opponents (47.4%).
  • Denver has a 6-5 straight-up record in games it shoots higher than 47.4% from the field.
  • The Pelicans are shooting 42.9% from the field, 3.5% lower than the 46.4% the Nuggets' opponents have shot this season.
  • New Orleans has compiled a 2-2 straight up record in games it shoots higher than 46.4% from the field.

Nuggets Players to Watch

  • Nikola Jokic leads the Nuggets in points, rebounds and assists, scoring 25.6 points, pulling down 13.5 boards and dishing out 6.8 assists per game.
  • Will Barton leads the Nuggets in three-point shooting, knocking down an average of 2.5 shots per game from beyond the arc.
  • Jokic is Denver's leader in steals and blocks, racking up 1.2 steals and 0.7 blocks per game.

Pelicans Players to Watch

  • The Pelicans' Brandon Ingram puts up enough points (22.9 per game) and assists (4.7 per game) to top the team's leaderboards.
  • Jonas Valanciunas' stat line of 12.0 rebounds, 18.5 points and 2.4 assists per game helps him grab the top spot on the New Orleans rebounding leaderboard.
  • Devonte' Graham is the most prolific from the three-point line for the Pelicans, hitting 2.7 threes per game.
  • Herbert Jones (1.5 steals per game) is the steal leader for New Orleans while Valanciunas (0.9 blocks per game) is the block leader.

Nuggets Upcoming Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

11/26/2021

Bucks

L 120-109

Home

11/29/2021

Heat

W 120-111

Away

12/1/2021

Magic

L 108-103

Away

12/4/2021

Knicks

W 113-99

Away

12/6/2021

Bulls

L 109-97

Away

12/8/2021

Pelicans

-

Away

12/9/2021

Spurs

-

Away

12/11/2021

Spurs

-

Away

12/13/2021

Wizards

-

Home

12/15/2021

Timberwolves

-

Home

12/17/2021

Hawks

-

Away

Pelicans Upcoming Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

11/27/2021

Jazz

L 127-105

Away

11/29/2021

Clippers

W 123-104

Away

12/1/2021

Mavericks

L 139-107

Home

12/3/2021

Mavericks

W 107-91

Away

12/5/2021

Rockets

L 118-108

Away

12/8/2021

Nuggets

-

Home

12/10/2021

Pistons

-

Home

12/12/2021

Spurs

-

Away

12/15/2021

Thunder

-

Away

12/17/2021

Bucks

-

Home

12/19/2021

76ers

-

Away

How To Watch

December
8
2021

Denver Nuggets at New Orleans Pelicans

TV CHANNEL: NBA League Pass
Time
8:00
PM/EST
Live Stream: FUBOTV
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