Two sides with play-off aspirations face off in Detroit in what promises to be a highly entertaining encounter in the Eastern Conference. With both sides coming into this one off the back of impressive winning streaks of late, confidence in both camps should be high and it looks set to be a real battle in Motor City.
Little Caesars Arena – Monday 11th February 2019
Straight Win Market: Washington Wizards – Odds: +150.00 (Spin Palace) & Detroit Pistons – Odds: -175.00 (Pinnacle)
The Wizards have found consistency difficult to come by all season and as a result find themselves in 11th position in the Eastern Conference table.
They are on a two game winning streak however and have been scoring with ease in recent weeks and will be hoping to keep their good form going here.
Bradley Beal has enjoyed an impressive season for the Wizards and having just been named as an All-Star game reserve, he’ll be keen to show his worth here.
Similarly, the Pistons have struggled to put a consistent run of from together and sit 8th in the table – in touching distance of the play-offs.
They have won their last 3 in the Eastern Conference and will fancy their chances in front of their home faithful here.
Forward Blake Griffin is the go-to man in Detroit’s star-studded team and he’ll be looking to put points on the board here.
Head to Head
Detroit Pistons lead the head to head showdown between the teams with 154 wins in comparison to the Washington Wizards 129 historically.
It has been honours even between the sides this season, with one win each – with their last meeting coming on January 21st – where the Wizards won with ease.
Odds and Predictions
Both sides come into this one full of confidence but the Pistons will want to hit the ground running at home.
Top Betting Tip: Detroit Pistons to be leading at half time. Odds: -137.00 with Bet Online.
With a potential play-off spot on the line, this one could go all the way down to the buzzer.
Top Betting Tip: Point Spread – Detroit Pistons -4. Odds: -110.00 with 888Sport.
Points look almost guaranteed in Detroit with both teams scoring for fun of late.
Top Betting Tip: Over 223 points to be scored in the game. Odds: +130.00 with Leo Vegas.
Whilst the Washington Wizards are a more than capable outfit, the Detroit pistons should make use of home advantage and pick up the win at home here.
Top Betting Tip: Detroit Pistons to win the match. Odds: -175.00 with Pinnacle.