The Hawks and Pistons are set to face off at 7:00 ET on BSDE. The Pistons will host the game at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI. The Hawks are the favorites in this Eastern conference matchup the against the Pistons. The over/under for the game is set at 232 points.
ATLANTA HAWKS VS DETROIT PISTONS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Atlanta Hawks -4
This game will be played at Little Caesars Arena at 7:00 ET on Tuesday, November 14th.
WHY BET THE ATLANTA HAWKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 110-100 in favor of the Hawks.
- Our projections have Trae Young finishing with Trae Young points, 2 rebounds and 7 assists.
- From the field, we have the Hawks finishing with a field goal percentage of 48.2% and knocking down 14 threes.
Will the Hawks Make it Happen in Detroit?
Today, the Hawks are entering the action with an overall record of 5-4 and have achieved a 1-2 record over their last three games. Currently, in the Eastern Conference, the team is ranked 6th, and they are 2nd in the Southeast division.
Atlanta has an ATS record of 3-6 so far this season which includes their current three game losing streak vs. the spread. In their last two home games, Atlanta has been unable to cover the spread, and they maintain an ATS record of 1-3 at home compared to 2-3 on the road.
In contrast to their season average of 120.3 points per game, the Hawks had a below average performance. They scored 109 points against the Heat and had a field goal percentage of 43.7%. Trae Young is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 24.4. Meanwhile, Dejounte Murray also brings a PPG average of 21.9 into the game.
So far, the Hawks’ defense is ranked 23rd in the league at 117.0 points per contest.
Atlanta’s defense is currently forcing 15.1 turnovers per game, which is 23rd in the league. Additionally, they enter the game ranked 23rd in blocked shots, with an average of 4.6 rejections per game.
Can Detroit Pull Off a Home Win?
Facing the Hawks, the Pistons currently hold an overall record of 2-9 and aim to end their eight game losing streak. The team is presently 15th in the Eastern Conference and 5th in the Central division.
Detroit comes in with an overall ATS record of 5-6 so far this season. On the road, the Pistons have an ATS record of 3-3, as opposed to a 2-3 record against the spread when playing at home.
The Pistons’ offense, in their latest game, managed to score just 108 points versus the Bulls. During the game, they attempted 32 three-point shots and had a field goal percentage of 43.2%. Offensively, the Pistons hold a season-long field goal percentage of 46%, placing them 17th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 12th in terms of percentage and 26th in three-pointers made.
The Pistons’ defense is presently ranked 19th in the league, allowing an average of 114.2 points per contest.
When it comes to forced turnovers, the Pistons are forcing 16.6 per game, which is 29th in the league. They also come into the game sitting 11th in blocked shots at 5.5 per game.