Best Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Prop Bets vs. New Orleans Pelicans – Wednesday, April 24

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (2) dribbles the ball up court in the first quarter against the Denver Nuggets at Ball Arena.
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For each game of the NBA season, we provide the best Shai Gilgeous-Alexander prop bets. Gilgeous-Alexander’s next game is Wednesday, April 24 against the New Orleans Pelicans.

Best Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Player Props Bets vs. the New Orleans Pelicans

As the Oklahoma City Thunder prepare to face off against the New Orleans Pelicans, all eyes are on Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, the Thunder’s leading scorer. With an impressive average of 30.1 points per game and a strong performance in Game 1, Gilgeous-Alexander is expected to be a key factor in this playoff matchup. His ability to contribute across the board has been a significant part of the Thunder’s success this season, and his performance in this game will be crucial as they look to build on their series lead.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Over 29.5 Points (-102)

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has been a scoring powerhouse for the Thunder this season, averaging 30.03 points per game, which is well above the prop line of 29.5 points. His scoring prowess has been particularly evident at home, where his average jumps to 30.69 points per game, indicating a comfort level that could see him excel in the upcoming game. Additionally, with a hit rate of 67.11% for the season on this points line, Gilgeous-Alexander has consistently demonstrated his ability to exceed expectations in the scoring department. Despite recent games where he’s scored below this line, his overall season performance and the high stakes of a playoff atmosphere suggest a strong likelihood of an over on the points prop.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Over 5.5 Assists (-105)

While Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s assists per game over the last ten games may not inspire confidence, his season and home averages tell a different story. Averaging 6.18 assists per game this season and 6.49 at home, Gilgeous-Alexander has shown that he can be a prolific playmaker, especially in the comfort of his home court. The prop line of 5.5 assists is well within his reach, considering his season hit rate of 57.89% for this category. Furthermore, with the Pelicans focusing on limiting his scoring, Gilgeous-Alexander may look to distribute the ball more, increasing his assist numbers. His vision and playmaking will be critical in breaking down the Pelicans’ defense, making the over on assists a compelling pick.

All Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Player Prop Picks for Wednesday, Apr 24

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection Our Pick
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points 29.5 2/10 -102 -118 24.1 24.15 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Rebounds 5.5 5/10 -142 +120 4.7 4.40 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Assists 5.5 4/10 -105 -115 5.0 4.74 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Three Pointers 1.5 2/10 +136 -162 0.8 0.90 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points, Rebounds & Assists 40.5 2/10 -115 -105 33.8 33.20 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points & Rebounds 35.5 1/10 -105 -115 28.8 28.54 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Points & Assists 34.5 2/10 -110 -110 29.1 28.86 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Rebounds & Assists 11.5 2/10 -112 -108 9.7 9.11 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 1.5 5/10 -135 +114 1.5 1.33 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 2.5 4/10 -118 -102 2.2 1.80 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 0.5 4/10 -135 +114 0.5 0.39 Under
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander NaN 2.5 4/10 -115 -105 2.0 1.67 Under

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Stats for the 2023/24 NBA Season

  • Points Per Game
    • Season: 30.03
    • Home: 30.69
    • vs. New Orleans Pelicans: 25.75
  • Rebounds Per Game
    • Season: 5.54
    • Home: 5.87
    • vs. New Orleans Pelicans: 5.0
  • Assists Per Game
    • Season: 6.18
    • Home: 6.49
    • vs. New Orleans Pelicans: 6.25

Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, Apr. 24
  • Time: 08:30 PM
  • Location: Paycom Center – Oklahoma City, OK
  • TV: TNT