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Asik On, Asik Off: Warriors 106 Pelicans 99

Man who catch fly with chopstick accomplish anything. — Mr. Miyagi

As I foreshadowed in my preview, it was obvious from this Game 1 that the Pelicans match up much better against the Warriors with Omer Asik off the floor. Asik was -18 on the game, which means… counting fingers… the Pellies were +11 with him sitting. Noting that Ajinca was +3, that means that the Pellies were +8 with Anthony Davis at center.        Continue reading