Anthony Slater reports Andrew Wiggins will play in Monday’s matchup between the Golden State Warriors and New Orleans Pelicans after being listed on the injury report with a sore knee.
Andrew Wiggins will play tonight for the Warriors. Was questionable with a sore knee. He hasn't missed a game this season.
— Anthony Slater (@anthonyVslater) May 3, 2021
Surprisingly, Wiggins has not missed a game this season, last playing in the Warriors 113-87 win against the Houston Rockets on May 1, scoring 20 points, two rebounds and two assists in 34 minutes of action.
Priced at $7,000 on FanDuel, Wiggins has played 64 games this season, averaging 33 minutes, 18 points, five rebounds and two assists per game. His 23% usage rate is second among starters, only behind Steph Curry.
The Warriors play at the second-fastest pace in the league, averaging 102.4 possessions per game, only behind the Washington Wizards. They will face a Pelicans team who allows the sixth-most points to opponents this season, averaging 114.9 points per game, playing at a 99.7 possessions per game pace.
The Warriors are a 2-point road underdog against the New Orleans Pelicans on FanDuel Sportsbook in a game with a 236 total.