Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 3/4/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 3/4/2021 – The Detroit Pistons managed to pick up a rare win and will have a tough challenge ahead of them. This team is set to meet the New York Knicks this coming Thursday, March 4 and it will be at the Madison Square Garden in New York City. MSG and FOX Sports Detroit will be sharing the television broadcast rights which will both air live at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass is set to air both telecasts at their online live stream platform. The Detroit Pistons have been the worst team in the east and are huge underdogs in NBA Betting Covers against the New York Knicks.
Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 3/4/2021
Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 3/4/2021 Betting Odds
Detroit Pistons Betting
The Detroit Pistons are the bottom-dwellers right now in the NBA Eastern Conference standings with their record at 10-25. They are 2.5 games behind the second worst which are the Orlando Magic. Wayne Ellington was the best player for the team when they picked up a win over the Toronto Raptors. He managed to drop 25 points while shooting 8-for-11 from the three-point line. Svi Mykhailiuk chipped in 17 points and four rebounds while Mason Plumlee tallied a triple-double of 14 points, 11 rebounds and ten assists. This team played the Raptors without Jerami Grant.
Players to watch: J. Grant SF 33 GP 33 GS 36.2 MIN 23.4 PTS 0.7 OR 4.6 DR 5.3 REB 2.9 AST 0.8 STL 1.1 BLK 1.9 TO 2.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 17.83 PER
J. Jackson SG 32 GP 6 GS 24.9 MIN 13.5 PTS 1.1 OR 3.3 DR 4.4 REB 1.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 2.3 TO 2.9 PF 0.8 AST/TO 12.66 PER
B. Griffin PF 20 GP 20 GS 31.3 MIN 12.3 PTS 0.4 OR 4.9 DR 5.2 REB 3.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 1.6 TO 2.1 PF 2.4 AST/TO 9.96 PER.
New York Knicks Betting
The New York Knicks is getting some attention already as they are now the fifth best team in the NBA Eastern Conference with an even record of 18-18. This team got their three-game winning streak snapped by the San Antonio Spurs during their last game by a very wide margin, 93-119. Julius Randle had a tough night shooting 6-of-16 from the field but was able to finish with 14 points, 11 rebounds and five assists. Immanuel Quickley picked up the scoring slack off the bench doing 26 points while dropping six three-pointers. RJ Barrett shot only nine times in the game to tally 15 points.
Players to Watch: J. Randle PF 36 GP 36 GS 36.6 MIN 23.1 PTS 1.4 OR 9.5 DR 10.9 REB 5.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 3.3 TO 3.2 PF 1.7 AST/TO 20.66 PER
R. Barrett SG 36 GP 36 GS 33.3 MIN 16.4 PTS 1.2 OR 4.8 DR 6 REB 2.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 1.9 TO 2.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 13.11 PER
I. Quickley SG 32 GP 0 GS 18.9 MIN 12.6 PTS 0.4 OR 1.9 DR 2.3 REB 2.4 AST 0.5 STL 0.3 BLK 1 TO 2 PF 2.3 AST/TO 18.81 PER.
Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks 3/4/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Detroit’s last 8 games.
New York Knicks
New York are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
Blake Griffin PF Possible Trade is out indefinitely
New York Knicks
Derrick Rose PG Quarantine is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Detroit
Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks Betting Picks
The Detroit Pistons are just undermanned in a lot of positions and they just don’t stand a chance with Jerami Grant out of this game. The New York Knicks should be able to bounce back from the loss as seen in Best Sportsbook.
Moneyline: The Knicks as the home team is given an ML of -182 while the Pistons are at +150 if they pull an upset.
ATS: It is 4.5 points between both teams across the spread with the Knicks getting the -4.5 while the Pistons are at +4.5.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is 210.5 with the Pistons going over and the Knicks are under.
Score Prediction: 107 – 99, Knicks