Spurs vs. Pistons - 3/2/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Detroit Pistons (31-29) at San Antonio Spurs (50-9)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 8:00 pm (AT&T Center)
The Line: San Antonio Spurs -10 -- Over/Under: 201 See the Latest Odds
TV: ESPN, FSDT, FSSW
The Detroit Pistons and San Antonio Spurs square off Wednesday night at the AT&T Center.
The Detroit Pistons look to build on their solid four-game winning streak. The Detroit Pistons are averaging 101.8 points on 43.7 percent shooting and allowing 100.5 points on 45.8 percent shooting. Reggie Jackson is averaging 19.4 points and 6.2 assists while Tobias Harris is averaging 17 points and 5.5 rebounds. Andre Drummond is grabbing 15 rebounds and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is dishing 1.8 assists. The Detroit Pistons are shooting 34.2 percent from beyond the arc and 64.7 percent from the free throw line. The Pistons are allowing 35.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.4 rebounds per game. The Detroit Pistons have split their last eight road games. Spencer Dinwiddie is questionable with an ankle injury.
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The San Antonio Spurs look to stay hot after winning 10 of their last 11 games. The San Antonio Spurs are averaging 105 points on 49.1 percent shooting and allowing 92.5 points on 43.3 percent shooting. Kawhi Leonard is averaging 20.5 points and 2.4 assists while LaMarcus Aldridge is averaging 16.9 points and 8.4 rebounds. Tony Parker is dishing 5.1 assists and Tim Duncan is grabbing 7.4 rebounds. The San Antonio Spurs are shooting 39.8 percent from beyond the arc and 79.6 percent from the free throw line. The Spurs are allowing 32.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.3 rebounds per game. The San Antonio Spurs haven’t lost a home game since March 12. Andre Miller is probable.
The Pistons are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Spurs are 12-5 ATS in their last 17 home games and 7-1 ATS in their last 8 Wednesday games. The Pistons are 7-2 ATS in the last 9 meetings in San Antonio.
The Spurs are a flat out machine on their home court, which includes covers in 12 of their last 17 games. So, while the Pistons have improved since the trade, it's tough not to pick the Spurs here.