Detroit Pistons vs San Antonio Spurs 4/22/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Detroit Pistons vs San Antonio Spurs 4/22/2021 – The San Antonio Spurs are hanging on to their place in the NBA Western Conference standings but hope to improve it before the season ends. The NBA lottery bound team Detroit Pistons are going to be their next opponents this coming Thursday, April 22. This game will tip-off at exactly 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time inside the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. Bally Sports SW-SA along with Bally Sports DET+ will be putting the match live on television while both telecast are available to view at NBA League Pass. The San Antonio Spurs are expected by NBA betting lines to dominate the Detroit Pistons.
Detroit Pistons vs San Antonio Spurs 4/22/2021
Detroit Pistons vs San Antonio Spurs 4/22/2021 Betting Odds
Detroit Pistons Betting
The Detroit Pistons may be the worst team in the NBA Eastern Conference right now with their record of 18-41 but they have won four of their last ten games. Ater securing a win over the Cleveland Cavaliers, this team failed to bring the momentum and lost to the Dallas Mavericks by ten points, 117-127, during their most recent match. Jerami Grant did his part leading the team with 26 points while veteran guard Cory Joseph tallied 24. The best stat line came from Mason Plumlee doing 13 points, 16 boards and seven dimes. Josh Jackson as the starting guard contributed 12.
Players to watch: J. Grant SF 51 GP 51 GS 34.2 MIN 22.5 PTS 0.7 OR 4 DR 4.6 REB 2.9 AST 0.7 STL 1.1 BLK 2 TO 2.4 PF 1.4 AST/TO 17.33 PER
J. Jackson SG 54 GP 19 GS 24.9 MIN 13.4 PTS 0.9 OR 3.2 DR 4.1 REB 2.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.7 BLK 2.2 TO 2.8 PF 1 AST/TO 12.65 PER
S. Bey SF 57 GP 40 GS 25.7 MIN 11.4 PTS 0.5 OR 3.5 DR 4.1 REB 1.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 0.8 TO 1.7 PF 1.6 AST/TO 12.69 PER.
San Antonio Spurs Betting
The San Antonio Spurs are the 10th best team in the NBA Western Conference right now and they sit on a 3.5 game cushion over the New Orleans Pelicans. Their record is now at 28-29 and they are a good run away to overtake the Golden State Warriors or even the Memphis Grizzlies. This team has lost its most recent match with the Miami Heat prevailing by 20 points, 87-107. DeMar DeRozan had only 15 points as the team’s leading scorer. Derrick White chipped in with 13 points, seven assists and five rebounds while Dejounte Murray did 11 points, five rebounds and four assists.
Players to Watch: D. DeRozan SF 49 GP 49 GS 33.9 MIN 21 PTS 0.7 OR 3.7 DR 4.4 REB 7.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.9 TO 2 PF 3.8 AST/TO 22.05 PER
D. Murray PG 55 GP 55 GS 31.6 MIN 15.5 PTS 0.7 OR 6.2 DR 6.9 REB 5.3 AST 1.5 STL 0.1 BLK 1.7 TO 2 PF 3.1 AST/TO 16.58 PER
D. White PG 33 GP 29 GS 29.6 MIN 15 PTS 0.3 OR 2.5 DR 2.8 REB 3.5 AST 0.7 STL 1 BLK 1.3 TO 2.6 PF 2.7 AST/TO 14.24 PER.
Detroit Pistons vs San Antonio Spurs 4/22/2021 Betting Numbers
Detroit are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
San Antonio Spurs
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Antonio’s last 5 games.
Rodney McGruder SG Elbow is “?” Thursday vs San Antonio
San Antonio Spurs
Trey Lyles PF Ankle is OUT Thursday vs Detroit
Detroit Pistons vs San Antonio Spurs Betting Picks
The Detroit Pistons may have some good things running for their team but they are the huge underdogs in this matchup against the San Antonio Spurs as seen in online sports betting. Expect the Spurs to go hard as they want a better place in the west standings.
Moneyline: It is -350 points on the ML for the Spurs for this matchup while the visiting Pistons are +280.
ATS: A wide eight points is what separates both teams in the ATS. Pistons have the +8 while the Spurs take the -8.
TOTALs: The total for both teams to reach is set at 217.5 with the Spurs the team under and the Pistons are over.
Score Prediction: 112 – 106, Spurs