The Washington Wizards (24-26) visit the Detroit Pistons (13-39) on February 1, 2023 at Little Caesars Arena. The Pistons are underdogs by a seven-point margin as they enter the matchup losers of six in a row with a 7-3 record in their last 10 games. The matchup’s point total is set at 237.
How to bet Wizards vs. Pistons
Washington Wizards vs. Detroit Pistons Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with oddsmakers listing the Wizards as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Wizards have -276 odds to pick up the win, while the Pistons are listed at +224 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 237 points.
Wizards vs. Pistons Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, February 1, 2023
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBC
- Location: Detroit, Michigan
- Arena: Little Caesars Arena
Wizards vs. Pistons Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Wizards are 24-25-1 this season. Washington has been victorious in 11, or 64.7%, of the 17 contests it has been chosen as favorites in this season. Wizards games this year have hit the over 24 times in 52 opportunities (46.2%).
Against the spread, the Pistons are 23-28-1 this season. Detroit has compiled a 12-37 record in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 24.5% of those games). Pistons games this year have hit the over on 30 of 52 set point totals (57.7%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Wizards: Daniel Gafford: Questionable (Illness), Anthony Gill: Out (Health Protocols)
Pistons: Hamidou Diallo: Probable (Illness), Cory Joseph: Out (Back), Marvin Bagley: Out (Hand), Cade Cunningham: Out (Shin)
What you need to know about the Washington Wizards
This year, Washington is putting up 113.0 points per game (19th-ranked in NBA) and giving up 113.0 points per contest (14th-ranked). The Wizards are averaging 113.3 points per game in home games. Away from home, they are averaging 112.8 points per contest. The Wizards’ offense has been better over their last 10 games, scoring 116.7 points per contest compared to the 113.0 they’ve averaged this year.
Washington is making 11.2 three-pointers per game (21st-ranked in NBA) this season, while putting up a 35.2% three-point percentage (21st-ranked). The Wizards have taken 63.4% two-pointers and 36.6% from beyond the arc this year. Of the team’s buckets, 73.2% are two-pointers and 26.8% are three-pointers.
What you need to know about the Detroit Pistons
Detroit is 22nd in the league in points scored (112.6 per game) and second-worst in points allowed (120.1). In 2022-23 the Pistons are averaging 3.2 more points per game at home (114.3) than away (111.1). In their previous 10 games, the Pistons are posting 116.3 points per game, 3.7 more than their season average (112.6).
Detroit makes 11.8 3-pointers per game and shoots 35.7% from beyond the arc, ranking 16th and 17th, respectively, in the NBA. The Pistons attempt 62.2% percent of their shots from inside the 3-point line, and 37.8% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 70.3% of the Pistons’ buckets are 2-pointers, and 29.7% are 3-pointers.
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