Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12/6/2021 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12/6/2021 – The Oklahoma City Thunder are now on an eight-straight losing streak and they hope to stop the bleeding very soon. They will be heading to the east and taking on the rebuilding Detroit Pistons this coming Monday, December 6 at the Little Caesars Arena located in Detroit, Michigan. NBA TV will be putting the game live on television and the broadcast begins at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time while the online live stream can be seen through an NBA League Pass subscription. The Detroit Pistons are seen in NBA game odds to win this matchup and prolong the losing streak of the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12/6/2021
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12/6/2021 Betting Odds
Oklahoma City Thunder Betting
The last time the Oklahoma City Thunder won was way back in November 17 against the Indiana Pacers. Since then, they are on an eight-game losing streak and now second to last in the NBA Western Conference with a record of 6-16. They are above the New Orleans Pelicans as of the moment by a loss would mean they are back at the bottom-most of the standings. This team will have a tough challenge with Shai Gilgeous-Alexander out for this game and will now have to rely on rookie Josh Giddey to lead the. Lou Dort and Darius Bazley are expected to step up as well.
Players to watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander PG 19 GP 19 GS 34.9 MIN 21.2 PTS 0.6 OR 4.5 DR 5.1 REB 4.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.6 BLK 2.4 TO 2.1 PF 1.8 AST/TO 16.95 PER
L. Dort SF 21 GP 21 GS 32.4 MIN 16.8 PTS 0.7 OR 3.3 DR 4 REB 2 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.7 TO 2.8 PF 1.2 AST/TO 14.09 PER
J. Giddey SG 20 GP 20 GS 29.4 MIN 10.4 PTS 1.6 OR 5.6 DR 7.2 REB 5.8 AST 1 STL 0.7 BLK 2.8 TO 1.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 12.94 PER.
Detroit Pistons Betting
The Detroit Pistons are now on an eight-game losing streak as well but looking closer, the defeats have some silver lining to it as their young players are showing cohesion. They sit at the bottom of the NBA Eastern Conference with a record of 4-18 and are just a win behind the Orlando Magic. Their most recent opponents were the Phoenix Suns and suffered an 11-point loss. Jerami Grant had a fantastic night with 34 points, six rebounds and three assists. Top rookie Cade Cunningham had 14 points in the second half to finish with 19 points, five assists and five triples after being in foul trouble early in the first quarter.
Players to Watch: J. Grant SF 21 GP 21 GS 33 MIN 20.1 PTS 1 OR 3.8 DR 4.8 REB 2.5 AST 1.2 STL 1 BLK 2 TO 2.2 PF 1.2 AST/TO 17.28 PER
C. Cunningham PG 17 GP 17 GS 31.4 MIN 14.1 PTS 1 OR 5.3 DR 6.3 REB 4.6 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 3.7 TO 2.5 PF 1.2 AST/TO 10.80 PER
K. Olynyk PF 10 GP 1 GS 22.9 MIN 12.5 PTS 1.3 OR 4 DR 5.3 REB 2.3 AST 1.4 STL 0.7 BLK 1.5 TO 2.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 19.01 PER.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12/6/2021 Betting Numbers
Oklahoma City Thunder
Oklahoma City are 11-5 ATS in their last 16 games.
Detroit are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Oklahoma City Thunder
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander PG Concussion is upgraded to probable Monday vs Detroit
Cory Joseph PG Knee is OUT Monday vs Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons Betting Picks
The Detroit Pistons are looking more cohesive for the past games and it is what the team rebuild Coach Dwayne Casey is dreaming about. Without SGA, the Pistons are expected in the best online sportsbook to win against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Pistons at home is at +160 while the Thunder as the underdogs are +6.
ATS: It is a wide five points on the ATS between both teams with the Pistons owning the -5 while the Thunder are on the other side with +5.
TOTALs: It is 209.5 points on the total for this game with the Pistons going under and the Thunder are over.
Score Prediction: 112 – 104, Pistons