In a non-conference matchup, the Clippers (-1598) are favored by 16 over the Pistons (+894). Detroit is 8-43 on the year and has won two straight games. The Clippers are 34-16 and are third in the Western Conference.

This game will be played at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles and will tip off at 3:30 ET. You can catch the game on BSSC.

DETROIT PISTONS VS LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Los Angeles Clippers -16

This game will be played at Crypto.com Arena at 3:30 ET on Saturday, February 10th.

WHY BET THE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 129-74 in favor of the Clippers.
  • Our projections have Kawhi Leonard finishing with Kawhi Leonard points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Clippers finishing with a field goal percentage of 49.5% and knocking down 13 threes.

Can Detroit Lock in a Road Win?

In Detroit’s last game, they defeated the Trail Blazers by a score of 128-122. The combined scoring total of 250 was well above the O/U line of 226.

As for their ATS record, the Pistons have covered the spread in their last two games and have an overall record of 25-25. On the road, they are 13-11 vs. the spread compared to 12-14 at home.

This season, Detroit has an O/U record of 31-19-1. The over has hit in their last two games, and today’s O/U line of 235 is right around their season average of 235.5 points per game.

Detroit is currently on a two-game winning streak and is 5-39 as the underdog this season. In the Eastern Conference, they are in 15th place with a record of 8-43.

So far, the Pistons have gone 20-13 on the O/U when the line is lower than 235. Overall, their O/U record for the season is 31-19-1.

So far this season, the Pistons are averaging 113.3 points per game, which is 23rd in the NBA. However, they have been better on the road, averaging 114.9 points per game compared to 111.9 at home.

Overall, Detroit has outscored the NBA scoring average in just 33.3% of their games this season. In terms of pace, the Pistons are 8th in the league at 100.2 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Pistons are 15th in field goal percentage at 47%. They have been one of the more efficient teams inside the arc, ranking 8th in two-point field goal percentage at 53%.

On defense, the Pistons come into the game ranked 27th in the league in points allowed at 122.3 per game. Over their last three games, the team is allowing 117.7 points per contest (18th). In terms of two point field goal attempts, the Pistons defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 55.8% while allowing 38.1% from downtown.

Will the Clippers Win at Home?

The Clippers are 16-point favorites at home today against the Pistons. In their games as the favorite this season, LA has gone 33-8 and has an ATS record of 26-15 when favored.

On average, the Clippers have been favored by 9.6 points per game and have a scoring differential of +7.9 PPG at home. Overall, they are 19-5 at home this season.

When looking at their O/U record, the Clippers are 23-27 for the season. Today’s line of 235 is higher than the average O/U line of 230.4 points in their games.

In their last game against the Pelicans, the Clippers lost by a score of 117-106. The O/U line for that game was 234.5 points, and LA was favored by 5.5 points going into the game.

Despite the loss, the Clippers are in a good position in the Western Conference, currently sitting in 3rd place with a record of 34-16. Against other Western Conference teams, they are 21-12.

On the road, the Clippers have an ATS record of 14-12 compared to 14-10 at home. However, they have won four straight games straight-up on the road. This season, their road ATS record is 14-12.

When it comes to scoring, the Clippers are one of the most efficient teams in the NBA. They are 8th in the league in scoring at 118.5 points per game. At home, they are averaging 118.2 points per game this season.

So far this season, the Clippers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 56% of their games. In terms of field goal percentage, the Clippers are 4th in the league at 49%. They are also the best three-point shooting team in the NBA at 39%.

When it comes to pace, the Clippers are 26th in the league at 97.2 possessions per game. In terms of assists, they are 18th in the NBA at 26.2 per game.

The Clippers’ defense is presently ranked 8th in the league, allowing an average of 112.4 points per contest. For the season, Los Angeles is ranked 14th in fewest fouls per game. Team’s are averaging 22.4 free-throws per game vs. the Clippers and have an overall field goal percentage of 46.7%.