NBA Matchups  >>  Atlanta Hawks vs. Detroit Pistons Preview 01/04/2013

 
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The Atlanta Hawks and the Detroit Pistons will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Odds aren't yet posted for this game, so check back later for the opening line and total.
The Hawks were a 95-86 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Hornets. They covered the 2-point spread as favorites, while the total score (181) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Detroit won its last outing, a 103-97 result against the Kings on January 1. The Pistons failed to cover in that game as a 7-point favorite, while the 200 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Atlanta:
Team record: 20-10 SU, 13-16-1 ATS

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Detroit
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing New Orleans are 7-3
After a win are 6-4

Detroit:
Team record: 12-22 SU, 15-19 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Charlotte are 2-8
After playing Sacramento are 5-5
After a win are 4-6


NEXT UP:
Atlanta home to Boston, Saturday, January 5
Detroit home to Charlotte, Sunday, January 6