The Suns and Pistons are set to face off at 3:00 ET on BSDE. The Pistons will host the game at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI. The Suns are the favorites in this non-conference matchup against the Pistons. The over/under for the game is set at 222 points.
PHOENIX SUNS VS DETROIT PISTONS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Phoenix Suns -6.5
This game will be played at Little Caesars Arena at 3:00 ET on Sunday, November 5th.
WHY BET THE PHOENIX SUNS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 113-98 in favor of the Suns.
- Our projections have Devin Booker finishing with Devin Booker points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists.
- From the field, we have the Suns finishing with a field goal percentage of 51.9% and knocking down 11 threes.
Can the Suns Grab a Win on the Road?
The Suns, currently holding an overall record of 2-4, aim to end their three game losing streak against the Pistons. In the Western Conference, the team is ranked 13th, and they are 5th in the Pacific division.
So far this season, Phoenix has an overall ATS record of 3-3. When they are the favorites, Phoenix has a 1-2 record against the spread, while as underdogs, they are 2-1.
The Suns’ leading scorer is Kevin Durant, who boasts an average of 3.8 assists, 28 points, and a 52.2% field goal percentage in the 2023-2024 season.
This year’s Phoenix offense ranks 10th in the NBA for field goal percentage (44.8), 6th for free throw attempts per game (20.3), and 14th for points per game (111.2).
Phoenix’s comes into the game with their defense allowing an average of 111.2 points per game, ranking them 14th in the NBA. They also allow 7.7 steals per game, placing them 16th in the league. Furthermore, Phoenix’s opponents have a shooting percentage of 32.7% from three-point range, positioning the Suns 5th in the NBA.
Can the Pistons Secure a Win at Home?
The Pistons, seeking to come out on top vs. the Suns, have a below .500 record of 2-4. In their six games, the Pistons have achieved a 2-1 record in games against Eastern Conference teams, and they have a 0-3 record in non-conference play.
So far this season, Detroit has an overall ATS record of 3-3. On the road, the Pistons have a 2-2 ATS record, while at home they have a 1-1 record vs. the spread.
Detroit Pistons heads into the game with Cade Cunningham currently leading in scoring with a field goal percentage of 40.7%, an average of 3 rebounds per game, and 2 double doubles in the 2023-2024 season.
The Pistons’ offense is ranked 9th in the NBA with a field goal percentage of 44.7. They score an average of 110.5 points per game, placing them 11th in the league. Additionally, they have 28.7 free throw attempts per game, which is the lowest in the NBA during the 2023-2024 season.
Detroit’s defense comes into the game ranked 9th in the NBA for allowing a 44.7% field goal percentage and 7th for allowing a 50.4% effective field goal percentage. They also rank 19th for allowing a 37.4% three-point percentage and 30th for allowing 28.7 free throw attempts per game. In terms of points allowed, the Pistons give up 110.5 points per game, ranking 11th. They have a 20th rank for steals per game with 6, but rank 27th for allowing 6.2 blocked shots per game.