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Detroit Pistons vs Washington Wizards 1/20/2020 Odds Picks and Previews

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Detroit Pistons vs Washington Wizards 1-20-2020 Odds Picks and Previews

Detroit Pistons vs Washington Wizards 1/20/2020 – The Detroit Pistons is a team trying to stay afloat and they will battle the Washington Wizards next at the Capital One Arena in Washington, DC this Monday, January 20 at 2 pm Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can catch the game live while SofaScore is another alternative option. NBC Sports Washington will air this game on television. The Wizards are in the same boat as the Pistons but with the homecourt advantage, they are still picked by NBA Over Under Picks as the favorites for to this match.

Detroit Pistons vs Washington Wizards 1/20/2020

When: January 20, 2020 2:00 PM ET
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
TV: NBC Sports Washington
Stream: NBA League Pass / Sofa Score

Detroit Pistons vs Washington Wizards 1/20/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Detroit Pistons +2 (-110) 232 o (-110) +100

Washington Wizards
-2 (-110) 232 u (-110) -110
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Detroit Pistons Betting

It has been a season that Derrick Rose came back to life as he is providing MVP type of numbers to his new team this year. Still, the lack of personnel that can provide the team consistent contributions is still lacking. Reggie Jackson and Luke Kennard are still in the injured list along with Blake Griffin who has been contemplating getting a surgery that will shelf him the entire season. Andre Drummond has been the team’s franchise player for the past decade and he has been on the trade talks more often. Still, the big upside right now is the emergence and progression of “Dr. Doom” Sekou Duomboya who has shown flashes of what he could be in this league as he took over the minutes of Griffin.

Players to watch: D. Rose PG 36 GP 2 GS 25.8 MIN 18.1 PTS 0.6 OR 1.8 DR 2.4 REB 5.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 2.7 TO 1.1 PF 2.2 AST/TO 21.85 PER

A. Drummond C 40 GP 39 GS 33.6 MIN 17.3 PTS 4.3 OR 11.4 DR 15.7 REB 2.7 AST 2 STL 1.8 BLK 3.5 TO 3.7 PF 0.8 AST/TO 21.92 PER

M. Morris PF 34 GP 15 GS 22.1 MIN 10.9 PTS 0.6 OR 3.2 DR 3.8 REB 1.6 AST 0.6 STL 0.2 BLK 1.6 TO 2.4 PF 1 AST/TO 12.8 PER

Washington Wizards Betting

The great news is that the Wizards got Bradley Beal back along with other players that were injured including Davis Bertans and Thomas Bryant. Those three players were critical cogs in the Wizards rotation to start the season. In their last game, they got beaten up by the Toronto Raptors by 29 points. Beal was a little off-tuned shooting 33% from the field to finish with 14 points in 23 minutes. Thomas Bryant only had 3 points and Bertans had 12 points on 3-of-11 shooting. Other players stepped up like Troy Brown JR. who had 22 points, eight rebounds and 3 steals and Isaac Bonga had a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds. The Wizards are slowly getting their core players back but they need to shake some rust.

Players to Watch: B. Beal SG 34 GP 34 GS 35.5 MIN 27.2 PTS 1.1 OR 3.5 DR 4.6 REB 6.4 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 3.3 TO 2.3 PF 1.9 AST/TO 20.85 PER

D. Bertans SF 32 GP 4 GS 29.3 MIN 15.2 PTS 0.8 OR 4.1 DR 4.9 REB 1.7 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 0.9 TO 2.6 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.84 PER

T. Bryant C 21 GP 20 GS 26.4 MIN 12.7 PTS 2.1 OR 5.5 DR 7.6 REB 2.4 AST 0.4 STL 0.9 BLK 1.3 TO 2.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 18.63 PER

Detroit Pistons vs Washington Wizards 1/20/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Detroit Pistons

Detroit are 5-12 ATS in their last 17 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit’s last 6 games.
Detroit are 5-12 SU in their last 17 games.
Detroit are 6-12 SU in their last 18 games against Washington.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit’s last 6 games on the road.
Detroit are 0-9 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against Washington.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit’s last 5 games this season.
Detroit are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.
Detroit are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games against an opponent in the Southeast division.

Washington Wizards

Washington are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington’s last 6 games.
Washington are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Wizards are 9-0 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against Detroit.
Washington are 6-14 SU in their last 20 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.
Washington are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Central division.
Washington are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games played in January.

Injuries

Detroit Pistons

Blake Griffin PF Knee is out indefinitely
Reggie Jackson PG Back is out indefinitely
Luke Kennard SG Knee is out indefinitely

Washington Wizards

John Wall PG Achilles is out indefinitely
Jordan McRae SG Ankle left last game, is “?” Monday vs Detroit
Moritz Wagner PF Ankle is out indefinitely
Rui Hachimura PF Groin is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Detroit Pistons Washington Wizards
16-25 Against the Spread 20-21
26-16 Straight Up 23-17
109 Points per Game 114
110 Points Allowed per Game 120
46.85 Offensive FG% 45.88
73.97 Offensive FT% 77.42
37.31 Offensive 3PT% 36.46
47.37 Defensive FG% 48.99
77.39 Defensive FT% 78.03
36.93 Defensive 3PT% 37

Detroit Pistons vs Washington Wizards Betting Picks

The Wizards are coming in with the upper handing their own home court according to Online Betting and they be snapping their losing streak. Still, it will depend on what type of Detroit Pistons team will come in and if the lazy version plays, the Wizards can use this as a confidence booster.

Moneyline: The ML handed to the Wizards in this game is -110 while the Pistons are at +100 if they win this game.

ATS: Just two points on the spread for this game with the Pistons owning the +2 and the Wizards are on the short end at -2.

TOTALs: Both teams are predicted to reach a total of 232 points with the Wizards the team going under while the Pistons are over.

Score Prediction: 117 – 113 Wizards