Detroit Pistons vs. Los Angeles Clippers - 11/25/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Clippers (14-2) at Detroit Pistons (7-9)
NBA Basketball: Friday, November 25, 2016 at 7:30 pm (The Palace of Auburn Hills)
The Line: Detroit Pistons +7 -- Over/Under: 198.5 See the Latest Odds
The Los Angeles Clippers and Detroit Pistons meet Friday night in NBA action at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Los Angeles Clippers look for yet another victory to build on their impressive 14-2 record. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 110.9 points on 47.2 percent shooting and allowing 97.1 points on 42.5 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 21.3 points and 9.1 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 18.4 points and 8.5 assists. J.J. Redick is the third double-digit scorer and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 12.1 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 39 percent from beyond the arc and 75.3 percent from the free throw line. The Los Angeles Clippers are allowing 36.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.6 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Clippers have won seven straight road games.
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The Detroit Pistons could use a bounce back victory after losing seven of their last 10 games. The Detroit Pistons are averaging 97.4 points on 43.7 percent shooting and allowing 96.5 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Tobias Harris is averaging 16.7 points and 4.7 rebounds while Andre Drummond is averaging 14.9 points and 14 rebounds. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is the third double-digit scorer and Marcus Morris is grabbing four rebounds. The Detroit Pistons are shooting 32.6 percent from beyond the arc and 76.7 percent from the free throw line. The Detroit Pistons are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.5 rebounds per game. The Detroit Pistons have won six of their last eight home games.
The Clippers are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Pistons are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 home games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Clippers are 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Detroit and 3-0-1 ATS in the last 4 meetings overall.
The Pistons have played their best ball at home and are a tough defensive minded team that could grind out an interesting contest. However, the Clippers continue to play like the best team in the league and have several double-digit victories under their belt already. You can't ignore the hot hand. Give me the Clippers by double digits in this spot.