Bucks vs. Pistons - 2/27/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Detroit Pistons (29-29) at Milwaukee Bucks (24-34)
NBA Basketball: Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Bradley Center)
The Line: Milwaukee Bucks -2 -- Over/Under: 202 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSDT, FSWI
The Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks meet Saturday night at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
The Detroit Pistons need a win after losing six of their last nine games. The Detroit Pistons are averaging 101.6 points on 43.6 percent shooting and allowing 100.7 points on 45.7 percent shooting. Reggie Jackson is averaging 19.4 points and 6.1 assists while Tobias Harris is averaging 18.3 points and 5.5 rebounds. Andre Drummond is grabbing 14.9 rebounds and Marcus Morris is dishing 2.6 assists. The Detroit Pistons are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 64.5 percent from the free throw line. The Pistons are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.5 rebounds per game. The Detroit Pistons have lost six of their last nine road games. Spencer Dinwiddie and Anthony Tolliver are questionable.
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The Milwaukee Bucks also need a win after losing nine of their last 14 games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 98.7 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 103 points on 44.9 percent shooting. Khris Middleton is averaging 17.8 points and 4.1 assists while Greg Monroe is averaging 16.5 points and 9.6 rebounds. Giannis Antetokounmpo is grabbing 7.4 rebounds and Jabari Parker is dishing 1.5 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 34.5 percent from beyond the arc and 75.1 percent from the free throw line. The Bucks are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.1 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have won seven of their last nine home games. Jerryd Bayless is questionable with a knee injury.
The Pistons are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Bucks are 10-2 ATS in their last 12 vs. Eastern Conference and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Pistons are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Milwaukee and 1-7 ATS in the last 8 meetings overall.
We're getting a free bucket with the better team. You can never go wrong with that. The Bucks aren't playing good basketball to where they shouldn't be the favorite to anyone.