Can Pistons win at Washington?
The Detroit Pistons look to keep the Washington Wizards from inching closer to them in the playoff picture when they meet at 8PM ET.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Wizards are the slight favorite at home today, as they are getting odds of -2 points against the Pistons. The over/under total for the game has been set at 208.5 points.
Detroit is 34-32 overall, 15-21 on the road and 34-31-1 against the spread. Washington is 30-35 overall, 16-17 at home and 32-33 against the spread. The Wizards have won both meetings this season and three straight over the Pistons, but Detroit is 4-2 against the spread in the last six encounters.
Washington is riding a five-game losing streak right now, failing to cover in all five games, while the Pistons have won three of their last four and are 7-3 against the spread in their last 10. Detroit seems to be making a push for a playoff spot while the Wizards have fallen off, sitting 3.5 games behind Detroit. The Pistons know they need to win road games like this is they are going to make the playoffs, so expect the best from Detroit on the road tonight.
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