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Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 12/21/2021 Spread Picks and Previews

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Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 12-21-2021 Spread Picks and Previews

Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 12/21/2021 – Madison Square Garden New York will play host to the Detroit Pistons and the New York Knicks as they enter an exciting Eastern Conference game. The Pistons are currently at the bottom of the table and they hold the worst record in the NBA. The New York Knicks are sitting at the 12th position and they hope to rebound from their last defeat. The online NBA betting websites have every detail available about this exciting and entertaining game. Both teams have a long way to make up for their loss.

Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 12/21/2021

When: December 21, 2021 7:30 PM ET
Where: Madison Square Garden New York, New York
TV: MSG
Stream: NBA League Pass

Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 12/21/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Detroit Pistons +9.5 (-107) 206.5 o (-107) +425
New York Knicks -9.5 (-107) 206.5 u (-107) -600
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Detroit Pistons Betting

The Detroit Pistons are coming into this game holding a terrible 5-24 record. The Pistons are trailing the Orlando Magic by one game after coming to a victory against the Miami Heat. Detroit scored 100 points and gave up 90 to Miami. The Pistons lost 12 of their 14 games on the road and have been struggling to make ends meet. Saddiq Bey took the lead for his team with 26 points after going seven for 13 with his shooting attempts. Hamidou Diallo was the other notable player that tossed in seven rebounds.

Players to watch: J. Grant SF 24 GP 24 GS 33.2 MIN 20.1 PTS 1 OR 3.9 DR 4.8 REB 2.6 AST 1.1 STL 1.1 BLK 2.1 TO 2.3 PF 1.2 AST/TO 17.07 PER

C. Cunningham PG 24 GP 24 GS 32.3 MIN 15.6 PTS 1 OR 5.1 DR 6.1 REB 5 AST 1.5 STL 0.6 BLK 3.8 TO 2.8 PF 1.3 AST/TO 12.48 PER

S. Bey SF 29 GP 29 GS 32.2 MIN 13.3 PTS 1.7 OR 4.1 DR 5.8 REB 2.4 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 1.3 TO 1.7 PF 1.9 AST/TO 11.67 PER

New York Knicks Betting

The New York Knicks are coming into this game holding a 13-17 record on the season. The Knicks are ahead of the Pacers and are currently trailing the Atlanta Hawks. On Sunday, the Knicks lost against the Boston Celtics with a final score of 11-107. New York missed six of their players against Boston in their loss. Evan Fournier recorded a team-high of 32 points after going 13 for 24 with his shooting attempts. Kemba Walker was the other notable player that tossed in six rebounds in their loss.

Players to watch: J. Randle PF 30 GP 30 GS 35.4 MIN 19.6 PTS 1.7 OR 8 DR 9.7 REB 5.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.7 BLK 3.4 TO 2.9 PF 1.5 AST/TO 17.07 PER

R. Barrett SG 25 GP 25 GS 31.4 MIN 15.1 PTS 0.8 OR 4.8 DR 5.6 REB 2.1 AST 0.4 STL 0.3 BLK 1.7 TO 2 PF 1.2 AST/TO 12.04 PER

E. Fournier SG 30 GP 30 GS 28.6 MIN 13.1 PTS 0.4 OR 2.3 DR 2.7 REB 1.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 1.4 TO 1.9 PF 1.2 AST/TO 12.16 PER

Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 12/21/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Detroit Pistons

The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit’s last 8 games.
Detroit are 1-14 SU in their last 15 games.
Detroit are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games against New York.
Pistons are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against New York.
Detroit are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
Detroit are 6-14 ATS in their last 20 games when playing on the road against New York.
Pistons are 1-9 SU in their last 10 games this season.
Detroit are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Detroit’s last 11 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.

New York Knicks

New York are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of New York’s last 10 games.
New York are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
New York are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games at home.
Knicks are 14-6 ATS in their last 20 games when playing at home against Detroit.
New York are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games this season.
New York are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of New York’s last 11 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of New York’s last 9 games played in December.

Injuries

Detroit Pistons

Cory Joseph PG Thumb is probable Tuesday vs New York
Kelly Olynyk C Knee is OUT 6-8 weeks
Jerami Grant SF Thumb is out indefinitely
Hamidou Diallo SG Facial is probable Tuesday vs New York

New York Knicks

Derrick Rose PG Ankle is “?” Tuesday vs Detroit
Kevin Knox SF Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Detroit
RJ Barrett SF Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Detroit
Obi Toppin SF Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Detroit
Immanuel Quickley PG Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Detroit
Quentin Grimes SG Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Detroit
Miles McBride PG Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Detroit

Head-to-Head
Detroit Pistons New York Knicks
14-15-0 Against the Spread 12-18-2
15-13-1 Straight Up 14-16-0
100 Points per Game 106
109 Points Allowed per Game 107
41.57 Offensive FG% 43.68
78.57 Offensive FT% 79.15
30.95 Offensive 3PT% 36.4
47.57 Defensive FG% 44.23
76.71 Defensive FT% 79.77
37.08 Defensive 3PT% 35.46

Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks Betting Picks

The Knicks will be missing Derrick Rose in this game due to his sore right angle. Rose is questionable in this game and a few other players are expected to be out due to the Covid-19 protocols. Despite their situation, the basketball betting odds are intact for the Knicks to win this game.

Moneyline: Pistons are allocated an ML of +425 and the Knicks are allocated an ML of -600.

ATS: A spread of +9.5 (-107) is set for the Pistons and a spread of -9.5 (-107) is set for the Knicks.

TOTALs: Over 206.5 (-107) is out for Detroit and Under 206.5 (-107) is out for the Knicks.

Score Prediction: 111 – 104, Knicks