Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5/4/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
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
Charlotte Hornets vs Detroit Pistons 5/4/2021 Betting Odds
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
Charlotte are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games.
Detroit are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Wayne Ellington SF Calf is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
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