Orlando Magic at Detroit Pistons
Monday, November 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM (Little Caesars Arena)
Detroit Pistons -5.0 . Total 207.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Orlando Magic hit the road for a matchup with the Detroit Pistons. The Magic are (6-9), after losing 111-106 to the Pacers. The Pistons are (5-11), after falling 104-90 to the Bucks.
In the Magic loss to the Pacers, Orlando was led by Evan Fournier. Fournier was 11 of 23 from the floor, registering 26 points in the game. The Magic shot 46% from the floor and 42% 3-point range. The Magic were out rebounded 48 to 40 in the game. The Magic led by 2 points going into the 4th quarter, before being out scored by 7 points. The Magic allowed the Pacers to shoot 54% from the floor.
In the Pistons loss to the Bucks, Detroit was led in scoring by Derrick Rose. Rose was 8 of 17 from the floor, totaling 20 points in the game. The Pistons dropped another road game, as Detroit is just 1-8 on the road. The Pistons shot over 40% from the floor and 28% from deep. The Pistons were out rebounded 60 to 50 in the game. The Pistons had 16 turnovers in the game and trailed by as many as 22 points.
Recent Betting Trends:
Magic are 5-11-1 ATS in their last 17 games overall.
Magic are 2-6 ATS int heir last 8 road games.
The over is 6-0 in Magic last 6 overall.
Pistons are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games.
Pistons are 6-19-1 ATS in their last 26 games overall.
The over is 7-3 in Pistons last 10 Monday games.
The favorite is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 matchups. The over is also 7-2 in the last 9 meetings when playing in Denver. The Magic have lost two in a row and are now without Nikola Vucevic. The Magic already had a poor offense , ranking 29th in points scored per game, now with Vucevic out, it will only get worse. The Pistons are shooting the 3 ball at a 39% success rate, that ranks 2nd in the league. The Magic rank 12th in defending the 3. Due to the lack of offense Orlando has, I will side with Detroit. Orlando is also 0-6 on the road. Final score prediction, Pistons win and cover, 109-103.