The Trail Blazers 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 over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 212.5 points, with the Pistons being the favored team playing at home against the Trail Blazers.
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS VS DETROIT PISTONS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Portland Trail Blazers +3.5
This game will be played at Little Caesars Arena at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, November 1st.
WHY BET THE PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 105-100 in favor of the Trail Blazers.
- Our projections have Shaedon Sharpe finishing with Shaedon Sharpe points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists.
- From the field, we have the Trail Blazers finishing with a field goal percentage of 50.6% and knocking down 10 threes.
Do the Trail Blazers Have a Shot at a Win at Detroit?
Most recently, the Trail Blazers faced off against the Raptors and emerged victorious with a final score of 99-91, bringing their overall record to 1-3.
Leading the Trail Blazers against the Raptors, Jerami Grant scored 22 points and secured 6 rebounds, while Malcolm Brogdon contributed 21 points and 3 rebounds. Grant had a shooting percentage of 44.4% from the field and made 2 out of 8 three-point attempts, whereas Brogdon had a shooting percentage of 42.9% from the field and made 3 out of 7 three-point attempts.
Offensively, in their previous game, Portland had a free throw shooting percentage of 80%, a field goal percentage of 44.7%, and a three-point shooting percentage of 31.4%. The team’s effective field goal percentage was 51.8%, with a two-point field goal percentage of 54%.
On defense vs. the Raptors, the Trail Blazers limited them to 91 points, achieved 6 steals, and caused 14 turnovers. Additionally, they secured 38 defensive rebounds and made 7 blocked shots.
Will Detroit Come Through as Home Favorites?
In their previous game, Detroit played the Thunder and were defeated with a score of 124-112, resulting in a 2-2 overall record for the Pistons.
Against Oklahoma City, the Pistons were led by Jaden Ivey, who scored 20 points and Cade Cunningham, the second leading scorer with 17 points and 2 rebounds.
Looking at the most recent game, the Detroit Pistons made 53.6% of their 15 attempted three-point shots. Additionally, they made 79.2% of their 19 attempted free throws and managed to secure 13 offensive rebounds.
Defensively, the Pistons allowed 124 points, recorded 6 steals, and forced 16 turnovers in their most recent game. Additionally, they had 5 blocked shots and 28 defensive rebounds.