Thunder vs. Pistons Free Pick
The Oklahoma City Thunder look for a ninth straight win tonight when they hit the road to face the Detroit Pistons at 7:30PM ET.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Oklahoma City is favored on the road tonight, as the Thunder are getting odds of -3 points against the Pistons. The over/under total for the game has been set at 216 points.
Oklahoma City is 52-22 overall, 22-13 on the road and 33-40-1 against the spread. Detroit is 39-35 overall, 24-13 at home and 37-35-2 against the spread. The Thunder won the lone meeting this season, 103-87 at home back on Nov. 27. OKC has won nine of the last 10 in this series, but the Pistons have covered in five of the last seven meetings.
OKC picked up a 119-100 win at Toronto last night for its eighth straight win. The Thunder are also 7-2 ATS in their last 9. Detroit had a five-game losing streak snapped on Saturday in a 112-95 loss at home to the Hawks. The Thunder may not have had any rest coming into this game, but they have covered in seven straight against winning teams and in 5 of their last 6 on the road. The Pistons are just 2-5 ATS in their last 7 at home against a team with a winning road record. Look for OKC do enough to win by a few possessions tonight.
TUESDAY’S NBA FREE PICK: OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER -3