76ers at Pistons - 1/27/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia 76ers (6-39) at Detroit Pistons (24-21)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 7:30 pm (The Palace of Auburn Hills)
The Line: Detroit Pistons -12 -- Over/Under: 202.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN, FSDT
The Philadelphia 76ers and Detroit Pistons meet Wednesday night at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Philadelphia 76ers look for another win after losing six of their last 10 games. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 94.3 points on 43.1 percent shooting and allowing 104.9 points on 45.8 percent shooting. Jahlil Okafor is averaging 17.4 points and 7.3 rebounds while Ish Smith is averaging 15.9 points and 8.1 assists. Robert Covington is grabbing 5.6 rebounds and Isaiah Canaan is dishing 1.9 assists. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 33 percent from beyond the arc and 67.6 percent from the free throw line. The 76ers are allowing 35.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.1 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have lost six of their last nine road games.
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The Detroit Pistons look for some consistency after splitting their last 10 games. The Detroit Pistons are averaging 101.7 points on 43.3 percent shooting and allowing 100.1 points on 45.4 percent shooting. Reggie Jackson is averaging 19.2 points and 6.6 assists while Andre Drummond is averaging 17.1 points and 15.2 rebounds. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is dishing 1.9 assists and Ersan Ilyasova is grabbing 5.6 rebounds. 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 47.5 rebounds per game. The Detroit Pistons have won six of their last 10 home games.
The 76ers are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 0 days rest and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. Eastern Conference. The Pistons are 21-7-1 ATS in their last 29 home games and 12-5-1 ATS in their last 18 games playing on 1 days rest. The 76ers are 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Detroit.
The 76ers haven't won back-to-back games since March and are playing a rested Pistons team that's been a covering machine at home. No thanks. Detroit should win this in a blowout.