Will Magic keep it close with Pistons?
The Detroit Pistons look to win a fourth straight tonight when they host the Orlando Magic at 7:30PM ET. Can the Pistons win, and win big?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Pistons are favored at home tonight, as they are getting odds of -7 points against the Magic. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 209 points.
Detroit is 37-34 overall, 22-12 at home and 35-34-2 against the spread. Orlando is 29-41 overall, 11-24 on the road and 39-30-1 against the spread. The Pistons have won the lone meeting this season, a 115-89 victory at home back on Jan. 4. Detroit has won and covered in four straight over the Magic.
The Pistons are on a three-game win streak, which they have needed to stay in the playoff mix in the East. Despite the win streak. Detroit is just 1-3-1 against the spread in its last five. The Magic have lost four straight, but they are 4-1 against the spread in their last five. Orlando is also 5-1 ATS in its last 6 conference games while the Pistons are 3-12-1 ATS in their last 16 games when playing on 1 day of rest. Detroit may get the win, but the Pistons haven’t exactly been dominant in recent wins over bad teams. Look for something similar today.
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