Pelicans starting Nickeil Alexander-Walker for inactive Lonzo Ball on Wednesday

New Orleans Pelicans guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker is starting in Wednesday's lineup against the Dallas Mavericks.

What It Means:

Alexander-Walker will make his 11th start this season after Lonzo Ball was ruled out with a right thumb strain. In a revised role without a minutes restriction, our models project Alexander-Walker to score 25.9 FanDuel points at the salary of $6,500.

Alexander-Walker's projection includes 13.9 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 2.6 assists.