Hornets vs. Pistons Free Pick
The Detroit Pistons seek a fifth straight win tonight when they host the Charlotte Hornets at 7:30PM ET.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Pistons are a slight favorite at home tonight, as they are getting odds of -2 points against the Hornets. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 205.5
Detroit is 38-34 on the season, 23-12 at home and 36-34-2 against the spread. Charlotte is 41-30 overall, 14-19 on the road and 37-33-1 against the spread. Charlotte has won and covered the spread in both meetings with the Pistons this season and the Hornets are 7-2 ATS in the last 9 of this series.
Both teams have been making strong playoff pushes right now. The Hornets have won 8 of 10 and are tied for the fifth spot with the Hornets and just ½ a game behind the third-seeded Hawks. The Pistons have won four straight and 7 of 10 to hold the eighth spot by 1.5 games over Chicago. Despite the win streak, the Pistons still haven’t been great at covering. They are also just 2-11-1 ATS in their last 14 games on 1 day of rest while the Hornets have covered in 7 of their last 10 on the road. Look for Charlotte to take this game in Detroit.
FRIDAY’S NBA FREE PICK: CHARLOTTE HORNETS +2