Dallas Mavericks vs Detroit Pistons 12/12/19 NBA Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dallas Mavericks vs Detroit Pistons 12/12/19 – Thursday night NBA is all set to take place at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan. Dallas Mavericks will take the road in this game to square-off against Detroit Pistons. The NBA basketball lines are out as these two teams clash in a non-conference match. The Mavericks are holding the 3rd spot in the Western Conference play and their impressive 16-7 overall record has bought them to their position. Detroit Pistons are holding the 9th position in the Eastern Conference play and they are still struggling to get past some of the top opponents.
Dallas Mavericks vs Detroit Pistons 12/12/19
Dallas Mavericks vs Detroit Pistons 12/12/19 Betting Odds
Dallas Mavericks Betting
The Dallas Mavericks proved to be a strong team with their incredible performance this year and they won 11 of their 15 conference games. Mavericks has been a decent shooting team with an equally good defense to provide support. However, they are still three games behind the Los Angeles Clippers and six games behind the Los Angeles Lakers. Playing against Detroit Pistons will bring the Mavericks a good opportunity to sustain their position.
Players to watch: L. Doncic SF (23 GP 23 GS 33.4 MIN 30 PTS 1.3 OR 8.5 DR 9.8 REB 9.2 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 4.6 TO 2.4 PF 2 AST/TO 31.6 PER)
Detroit Pistons Betting
Detroit Pistons have not been too good in their conference play. The Pistons struggled to get past opponents from the Eastern Conference and they hold a record of 8-13. The Pistons need to focus more on their shooting and equally give importance to their defense. Detroit is one game behind Orland Magic in the 8th spot and they are three games behind the Brooklyn Nets. This will turn out to be a hard game for Detroit at home.
Players to watch: B. Griffin PF (12 GP 12 GS 29.3 MIN 18.2 PTS 1 OR 3.9 DR 4.9 REB 3.3 AST 0.4 STL 0.3 BLK 2.8 TO 1.4 PF 1.2 AST/TO 15.31 PER)
Dallas Mavericks vs Detroit Pistons 12/12/19 Betting Numbers
Dallas are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Detroit are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Delon Wright PG Groin is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Detroit
Reggie Jackson PG Back is out indefinitely
Dallas Mavericks vs Detroit Pistons Betting Picks
Best NBA bets today are clearly in favor for Dallas Mavericks to win this game. Despite Detroit playing at home, they are bound to decline against Dallas.
Moneyline: The moneyline for Dallas is -208 and the moneyline for Detroit is +175.
ATS: Both team an ATS of 4 with Dallas holding -4 and Detroit holding +4.
TOTALs: The total is over 221.5 for the Mavericks and under 221.5 for the Pistons.
Score Prediction: 117 – 106 Dallas