Brooklyn Nets vs. Detroit Pistons - 1/29/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction
Detroit Pistons at Brooklyn Nets
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 7:30 PM (Barclays Center)
Nets -8.5, O/U 217.5
The Detroit Pistons are traveling to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York to face off against the Brooklyn Nets. The Pistons are 17-31 on the year and 8-15 away, following a 15 point loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Brooklyn Nets are coming into this game off of a 13 point loss to the New York Knicks, dropping them to 19-26 on the year and 11-12 at home.
The Detroit Pistons enter this game averaging 109.2 points per game and also allow 111.3 points per game. The Pistons are led by 31 year old, Derrick Rose. Rose is leading the Pistons in scoring and assist, averaging 18.8 points per game and 6.0 assist per game. Detroit is going to need Rose to step up if the Pistons want to grab the points.
The Brooklyn Nets enter this matchup averaging 109.4 points per game and also allow 111.9 points per game. The Nets are led by 26 year old, Spencer Dinwiddie. Dinwiddie is leading the Nets in scoring and assist, averaging 21.2 points per game and 6.5 assist per game. Dinwiddie is able to score the ball well and will need to continue to play well if the Nets want to cover the spread.
Recent Betting Trends
The Detroit Pistons are 17-29-2 ATS this year
The Pistons are1-4 ATS their last 5 games.
The Brooklyn Nets are 19-26 ATS this year.
The Nets are 1-6 ATS their last 7 games.
In this matchup I like the Brooklyn Nets to win and cover the spread. Although neither team is good ATS, the Brooklyn Nets are at home and have a slightly better overall record ATS. The Nets have more star power and will be able to win big. Final score prediction, the Brooklyn Nets will win and cover the spread 118-102.