NBA Matchups  >>  Detroit Pistons vs. Indiana Pacers Preview 01/30/2013

 
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The Detroit Pistons and the Indiana Pacers will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Oddsmakers currently have the Pacers listed as 7½-point favorites versus the Pistons, while the game's total is sitting at 185.
In their last action, Detroit was a 117-90 loser at home against the Bucks. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (207) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Indiana lost its last outing, a 102-101 result against the Nuggets on January 28. The Pacers covered in that game as a 5.5-point underdog, while the 203 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Detroit:
Team record: 17-28 SU, 21-24 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 9 games when playing on the road against Indiana
is 5-11 ATS in its last 16 games when playing Indiana

When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Cleveland are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

Indiana:
Team record: 26-19 SU, 23-22 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Detroit

When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Miami are 5-5
After playing Denver are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3


NEXT UP:
Detroit home to Cleveland, Friday, February 1
Indiana home to Miami, Friday, February 1