The Detroit Pistons (2-9) will attempt to turn around an eight-game losing skid when hosting the Atlanta Hawks (5-4) on November 14, 2023 at Little Caesars Arena.
The Hawks enter their matchup against the Pistons as a 4.5-point favorite. The over/under for the matchup is set at 225.5.
Hawks vs. Pistons Odds
Point Spread for Hawks vs. Pistons
The spread for this matchup is set at 4.5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Hawks as the favorite.
Atlanta vs. Detroit Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Atlanta has -185 odds to win the game, while Detroit is listed at +154 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 225.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- When: Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET
- Where: Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan
- TV: BSDE
Hawks vs. Pistons Betting Trends
The Hawks have registered a 3-6-0 record against the spread this season. Atlanta has entered the game as favorites four times this season and won twice. Hawks games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under four times out of 11 chances this season.
The Pistons have covered the spread five times this season (5-6-0). Detroit has been an underdog in 10 games this season and has come away with the win two times (20%) in those contests. Pistons games have gone over the total seven times this season.
Hawks vs. Pistons Key Players to Watch
Trae Young is posting 21.3 points, 10.0 assists and 2.0 boards per game. Dejounte Murray puts up 21.3 points, 4.3 boards and 5.5 assists per contest. Defensively, he averages 1.3 steals and 0.5 blocks. Jalen Johnson averages 14.5 points, 7.0 boards and 2.0 assists per game. At the other end, he averages 1.5 steals and 1.0 block. Clint Capela’s numbers for the season are 10.5 points, 1.0 assists and 10.8 boards per game.
Jalen Duren’s averages for the season are 18.0 points, 15.3 rebounds and 4.0 assists, making 80.0% of his shots from the floor (fourth in league). Cade Cunningham’s averages on the season are 22.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and 8.3 assists per game, making 44.1% of his shots from the floor and 38.9% from 3-point range, with 2.3 treys per contest. Ausar Thompson provides the Pistons 6.3 points, 10.7 boards and 4.7 assists per game, plus 0.3 steals and 2.3 blocks (sixth in NBA). Isaiah Stewart’s averages for the season are 14.3 points, 10.0 rebounds and 1.0 assists, making 50.0% of his shots from the field and 36.4% from 3-point range, with 1.3 treys per game.
What you need to know about the Hawks
The Hawks have been lifted by their offense, as they rank fourth-best in the NBA by averaging 120.3 points per game. They rank 23rd in the league in points allowed (117.0 per contest). The Hawks are eighth in the NBA with 46.7 boards per game this year. Meanwhile, they rank seventh with 42.0 rebounds allowed per game. So far this year, the Hawks rank 10th in the league in assists, dishing out 26.4 per game.
Atlanta averages 121.5 points per game in home games, compared to 119.4 points per game in away games, a difference of 2.1 points per contest. Atlanta ranks 11th in the NBA with 12.9 threes per game this season. Meanwhile, it ranks 18th with a 35.4% shooting percentage from three-point land. Atlanta is 20th in the NBA with 13.0 threes allowed per game this season. Meanwhile, it ranks 19th with a 35.6% shooting percentage allowed from three-point land.
What you need to know about the Pistons
At 109.7 points scored per game and 114.2 points conceded, the Pistons are 24th in the NBA offensively and 19th on defense. In 2023-24, Detroit is 10th in the league in rebounds (46.5 per game) and fourth-best in rebounds conceded (41.3). With 27.3 assists per game, the Pistons are fifth-best in the league.
The Pistons score 108.0 points per game at home, and 111.2 on the road. In 2023-24 the Pistons are fifth-worst in the NBA in 3-point makes (10.8 per game) and rank 12th in 3-point percentage (36.4%). In 2023-24 Detroit is second-best in the league in 3-pointers conceded (10.1 per game) and 13th in defensive 3-point percentage (35.1%).
Hawks vs. Pistons Prediction & Pick
Our pick to win this game is Hawks, and we predict that Hawks will cover the spread (Hawks -4.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 225.5 points.
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