The Golden State Warriors (20-18) are 6.5-point favorites against the Detroit Pistons (10-30) on January 4, 2023 at Chase Center. The Pistons are struggling right now, going 2-8 during their past 10 games. The over/under is 232.5 points in the contest.
How to bet Warriors vs. Pistons
Golden State Warriors vs. Detroit Pistons Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 6.5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Warriors as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Warriors have -257 odds to pick up the win, while the Pistons are listed at +210 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 232.5 points.
Warriors vs. Pistons Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, January 4, 2023
- Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBCS
- Location: San Francisco, California
- Arena: Chase Center
Warriors vs. Pistons Betting Trends
The Warriors have played 38 games, with 18 wins against the spread. Golden State has been the favorite in 23 games this season and has come away with the win 15 times (65.2%) in those contests. Warriors games this year have eclipsed the over/under 21 times in 40 opportunities (52.5%).
Against the spread, the Pistons are 19-20-1 this season. Detroit is 9-29 in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 23.7% of those games). Pistons games this season have gone over the total in 24 of 40 opportunities (60%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Warriors vs. Pistons Injury Report
Pistons: Marvin Bagley: Out (Hand), Isaiah Livers: Out (Shoulder), Cade Cunningham: Out (Shin)
What you need to know about the Golden State Warriors
Although Golden State is allowing 117.5 points per game (fifth-worst in NBA) on defense, its offense has been very good, as it ranks fifth-best in the league by averaging 117.1 points per game. At home, the Warriors are averaging 6.8 more points per game (120.5) than they are in away games (113.7). The Warriors’ offense has been less effective over their last 10 games, scoring 116.4 points a contest compared to the 117.1 they’ve averaged this season.
Golden State is top-five this season in three-point shooting, ranking best in the league with 16.1 three-pointers per game. Meanwhile, it ranks seventh with a 37.4% shooting percentage from three-point land. Of the shots attempted by the Warriors in 2022-23, 52.3% of them have been two-pointers (62.2% of the team’s made baskets) and 47.7% have been three-pointers (37.8%).
What you need to know about the Detroit Pistons
On offense Detroit is the 23rd-ranked team in the league (111.6 points per game). On defense it is second-worst (118.9 points allowed per game). At home the Pistons are scoring 113.7 points per game, 3.8 more than they are averaging away (109.9). While the Pistons are putting up 111.6 points per game in 2022-23, they have improved that mark in their past 10 games, producing 113.5 a contest.
At 11.6 made 3-pointers per game and shooting 35.3% from downtown, Detroit is 18th and 16th in the NBA, respectively, in those categories. In 2022-23, the Pistons have taken 37.6% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 62.4% percent from inside it. In terms of made shots, 29.5% of the Pistons’ baskets have been 3-pointers, and 70.5% have been 2-pointers.
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