Wizards at Pistons 2/11/19 - NBA Picks & Predictions
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Washington Wizards vs. Detroit Pistons
NBA: 7:00 PM EST
Feb. 11, 2019
Latest Odds : DET -4 Total 220
In Monday night NBA action, the Washington Wizards will travel to Little Caesars Arena to face the Detroit Pistons.
The Wizards have won consecutive games and are currently 2.5 games behind Miami for the final playoff spot in the East. On Saturday, Washington scored 76 points in the first half and cruised to a 134-125 road victory against Chicago. The Wizards connected on 12-for-27 from the three-point line and shot 58 percent overall.
Washington G Bradley Beal tallied a game high 31 points on a 13-for-21 shooting performance. Jabari Parker contributed 20 points and six rebounds against his former team.
The Detroit Pistons have won three straight games and trail Miami by just a half-game for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. On Friday, Detroit scored 41 points during the first quarter and went on to an easy 120-103 home victory versus New York. The Pistons led by 19 points after the first quarter and shot 49 percent overall.
Detroit C Andre Drummond dominated the paint with a game high 29 points and 20 rebounds. Blake Griffin contributed 26 points and six rebounds for the Pistons.
Recent Betting Trends:
Wizards are 19-39 ATS in their last 58 road games.
Pistons are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
Over is 5-0 in Wizards last 5 overall.
Under is 12-4 in Pistons last 16 overall.
Wizards are 9-4 ATS in the last 13 meetings.
Free Betting Pick: Detroit Pistons -4
Washington C Dwight Howard (back) will reportedly spend another month out of action. The Pistons rank ninth in defensive efficiency and hold a significant advantage on the glass. Take Detroit to win and cover at home. Final Score Prediction, Detroit Pistons win and cover ATS 115-105.