Detroit Pistons vs Houston Rockets 12/14/19 Spread Picks and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Detroit Pistons vs Houston Rockets 12/14/19 – Detroit Pistons will need to deal with the 4th place Houston Rockets from the Western Conference on Saturday from Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Detroit is holding the 10th position in the Eastern Conference play and they are struggling to get past their opponents with a 10-15 record. Houston slipped to the 4th spot, but they are holding an overall record of 17-8. The Rockets have been battling with the top three teams in the Western Conference play. A safe bet on Houston seems to be a wise decision as the NBA moneyline betting is intact.
Detroit Pistons vs Houston Rockets 12/14/19
Detroit Pistons vs Houston Rockets 12/14/19 Betting Odds
Detroit Pistons Betting
The Detroit Pistons are experiencing major issues against strong teams this season. Detroit was unable to get past Dallas Mavericks in their last game and they were forced to settle with a final score of 122-111. The Mavericks were too strong for the Pistons and now they need to deal with an equally good team. Houston is battling with the Mavericks, Clippers and Lakers in the top three positions and Detroit is the least of their concern.
Players to watch: A. Drummond C (25 GP 25 GS 33.8 MIN 17.7 PTS 4.6 OR 12 DR 16.6 REB 2.9 AST 1.7 STL 1.8 BLK 3.6 TO 3.8 PF 0.8 AST/TO 23.07 PER)
Houston Rockets Betting
The Rockets will take this non-conference game as an opportunity to extend their overall victory. Houston enters this match with a winning record after defeating Orlando Magic in their last game with a final score of 116-110. James Harden has been the bright spot for Houston throughout this season and Russell Westbrook has been the second best in scoring. Houston has several other players averaging in double figures in scoring.
Players to watch: J. Harden PG (24 GP 24 GS 37.9 MIN 38.7 PTS 0.9 OR 5 DR 5.9 REB 7.5 AST 2 STL 0.6 BLK 5.1 TO 3.3 PF 1.5 AST/TO 31.18 PER)
Detroit Pistons vs Houston Rockets 12/14/19 Betting Numbers
Detroit are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Houston are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Reggie Jackson PG Back is out indefinitely
Gerald Green SG Foot is out indefinitely
Detroit Pistons vs Houston Rockets Betting Picks
NBA gambling might be confusing at times, but there game as a clear prediction with Houston holding the upper hand. Detroit Pistons are no match for the mighty Houston and they will be outscored on the road.
Moneyline: The moneyline for the Pistons is +350 and the moneyline for the Rockets is -450.
ATS: Detroit has an ATS of +9 in this game. Whereas, Houston has an ATS of -9.
TOTALs: Detroit has a total of over 227 and Houston has a total of under 227.
Score Prediction: 118 – 113 Rockets