Heat vs. Pistons Prediction

Miami Heat vs. Detroit Pistons 4/12/16 NBA Picks

Trying to avoid drawing the No. 8 seed in the Eastern Conference and thus a first-round date with the Cavs, the Pistons will host the Heat at 7:30PM ET tonight.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, Detroit is a 2-point home favorite against Miami after opening as a 2.5-point favorite. As for the total, the number dropped two full points from 202 down to 200.

Bet Tonight’s Heat vs. Pistons Game

The Heat have won six of their last 10 games and are 5-5 against the spread over that span, while the Pistons are 7-3 over their last 10 contests and are 6-4 at the betting window during that stretch. Miami is also 19-20 against the spread on the road this season while Detroit is an impressive 24-14 ATS at home.

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The home team in this matchup has covered the spread in five of the last six meetings while the favorite is 5-2 against the number in the last seven meetings. The Heat are winless at the betting window in their last five road games while the Pistons are 31-15-2 against the number in the last 48 home games.

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