The Grizzlies 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 Grizzlies are favored in this non-conference showdown. The game’s over/under is currently at 218.5 points.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES VS DETROIT PISTONS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Detroit Pistons +1.5

This game will be played at Little Caesars Arena at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, December 6th.

WHY BET THE DETROIT PISTONS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 104-100 in favor of the Pistons.
  • Our projections have Bojan Bogdanovic finishing with Bojan Bogdanovic points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Pistons finishing with a field goal percentage of 49.4% and knocking down 11 threes.

Can the Grizzlies Grab a Win in Detroit?

As they prepare to take on the Pistons, the Grizzlies come in with an overall record of 5-14 and have gone 2-1 in their last three games. In the Western Conference, the Grizzlies are 14th and are currently 4th in the Southwest division.

The Grizzlies have successfully covered the spread in their last three games and hold an overall ATS record of 8-11. During this season, Memphis has a 3-5 record against the spread as favorites and 5-6 as underdogs.

The Grizzlies’ offense, in their latest game, managed to score just 109 points versus the Suns. During the game, they attempted 31 three-point shots and had a field goal percentage of 45.3%. In terms of offense, the Grizzlies have a season-long field goal percentage of 43%, putting them 30th in the NBA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 30th in percentage and 13th in three-pointers made.

Coming into the game, the Grizzlies’ defense has finished two straight games with an increased number of points allowed. Overall, they are 11th in the league at 111.9 points per game allowed.

On two point field goal attempts, the Grizzlies’ defensive unit is allowing a field goal percentage of 50.7% and allowing 39.8% from beyond the arc.

Can the Pistons Lock in a Home Win?

Heading into their game against the Grizzlies, the Pistons are 2-18 overall and are hoping to end their 17 game skid. In their 20 games, the Pistons have gone 2-11 against Eastern Conference teams and are 0-7 in non-conference games.

Detroit comes in with an overall ATS record of 8-11 so far this season. This season, Detroit has a 0-2 record against the spread when they are the favorites, and they are 8-9 as underdogs.

Coming off their recent game, the Pistons offense tallied 101 points in a matchup against the Cavaliers. Their field goal percentage for the game was 47%, and they made 8 threes. Cade Cunningham is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 22.4 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, Isaiah Stewart brings a PPG average of 11.2 into the game.

At present, the Pistons’ defense is ranked 23rd, allowing 118.1 points per game.

The Detroit defense has allowed opponents to shoot 36.6% from beyond the arc this season. Opposing teams are also hitting 47.5% of their field goal attempts vs. Detroit.