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Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5/4/2021 Odds Picks and Previews

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Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5-4-2021 Odds Picks and Previews

Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5/4/2021 – The Charlotte Hornets’ time is running out and holding on to their current playoff position is the priority. They will have a chance to bounce back from the tough loss when they face the Detroit Pistons on the road this Tuesday, May 4. The game will start at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be inside the halls of the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan. Bally Sports DET+ and Bally Sports SE-CHA will be covering the game live on television while NBA League Pass will host the online live stream. The Charlotte Hornets are seen by NBA Game odds as the team taking the victory in this matchup against the Detroit Pistons.

Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5/4/2021

When: May 4, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, Michigan
TV: Bally Sports DET+ | Bally Sports SE-CHA
Stream: NBA League Pass

Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5/4/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Charlotte Hornets -6.5 (-111) 214.5 o (-111) -230
Detroit Pistons +6.5 (-111) 214.5 u (-111) +190
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Charlotte Hornets Betting

The Charlotte Hornets life just became harder as they lost a critical game against the Miami Heat during their last match, 121-111. PJ Washington was the team’s best scoring option during that game with 21 points, six rebounds, three steals and three triples. Miles Bridges shot only 33% from the field but managed to finish with 15 points along with five assists and two three-pointers. LaMelo Ball and Terry Rozier had subpar nights as both players scored 14 points each. Coming off the bench was Jalen McDaniels with 12 points and nine boards along with Malik Monk doing 11.

Players to watch: T. Rozier SG 61 GP 61 GS 34.1 MIN 20.3 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.2 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.9 TO 1.7 PF 2.2 AST/TO 17.58 PER

G. Hayward SF 44 GP 44 GS 34 MIN 19.6 PTS 0.8 OR 5 DR 5.9 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2 AST/TO 17.84 PER

L. Ball PG 43 GP 23 GS 28.7 MIN 15.7 PTS 1.3 OR 4.6 DR 5.9 REB 6.1 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.48 PER.

Detroit Pistons Betting

The Detroit Pistons lost to the Orlando Magic during their most recent match and that will make them have a better advantage in the NBA lottery odds. It was only a four-point loss, 110-114. Saddiq Bey was the team’s best scorer finishing with 24 points, eight rebounds and five three-pointers. Frank Jacson came off the bench during 19 while Hamadou Diallo chipped in with 14 points and six boards as the starting shooting guard. Isaiah Steward manned the center position and had 10 points, eight rebounds and three blocks. Tyler Cook also had a good night doing 13.

Players to Watch: J. Grant SF 53 GP 53 GS 34.1 MIN 22.5 PTS 0.7 OR 4 DR 4.6 REB 2.8 AST 0.7 STL 1.1 BLK 2 TO 2.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 17.05 PER

J. Jackson SG 58 GP 23 GS 25.1 MIN 13.5 PTS 0.9 OR 3.1 DR 4 REB 2.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 2.3 TO 2.9 PF 1 AST/TO 12.27 PER

C. Joseph PG 16 GP 8 GS 26.1 MIN 11.9 PTS 0.5 OR 2.6 DR 3.1 REB 5.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.8 TO 2.1 PF 3.1 AST/TO 17.92 PER.

Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5/4/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Charlotte Hornets

Charlotte are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Charlotte’s last 20 games.
Charlotte are 4-9 SU in their last 13 games.
Charlotte are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games against Detroit.
Hornets are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games against Detroit.
Charlotte are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.
Charlotte are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Charlotte’s last 9 games this season.
Charlotte are 3-8 SU in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Charlotte’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.

Detroit Pistons

Detroit are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit’s last 6 games.
Detroit are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Detroit’s last 10 games against Charlotte.
Detroit are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games when playing at home against Charlotte.
Pistons are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
Detroit are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit’s last 9 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
Detroit are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games played in May.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit’s last 9 games played on a Tuesday.

Injuries

Charlotte Hornets

Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Devonte’ Graham PG Knee is OUT Tuesday vs Detroit
Cody Martin SF Ankle is OUT Tuesday vs Detroit

Detroit Pistons

Wayne Ellington SF Calf is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
Cory Joseph PG Ankle is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
Mason Plumlee C Rest is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
Jerami Grant SF Knee is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
Jahlil Okafor C Personal is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
Rodney McGruder SG Ankle is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
Dennis Smith Jr. PG Knee is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Charlotte Hornets Detroit Pistons
33-30-1 Against the Spread 33-29-2
28-35-1 Straight Up 29-34-1
110 Points per Game 107
111 Points Allowed per Game 111
45.87 Offensive FG% 44.96
76.3 Offensive FT% 76.48
37.73 Offensive 3PT% 35.47
46.64 Defensive FG% 47.55
75.12 Defensive FT% 76.13
36.38 Defensive 3PT% 36.71

Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons Betting Picks

The Charlotte Hornets are hungry to take as many victories they can before the NBA season ends. Meanwhile, every game for the Detroit Pistons is non-bearing and it will be good for them to improve their NBA lottery odds. Online betting puts the Hornets as the best pick to win.

Moneyline: The ML given to the underdog Pistons if they pull an upset is at +190 while the Rockets are at -230.

ATS: It is a wide 6.5 points between both teams across the spread with the Pistons getting the +6.5.

TOTALs: 214.5 points is the total for both teams to reach with the Hornets going over and the Pistons are under.

Score Prediction: 114 – 104, Hornets