Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12/6/2021 NBA Odds and Picks

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Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12-6-2021 NBA Odds and Picks

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

When: December 6, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, Michigan
TV: NBA TV
Stream: NBA League Pass

Oklahoma City Thunder vs Detroit Pistons 12/6/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Oklahoma City Thunder +5 (-111) 209.5 o (-110) +160
Detroit Pistons -5 (-111) 209.5 u (-110) -200
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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

Trends

Oklahoma City Thunder

Oklahoma City are 11-5 ATS in their last 16 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oklahoma City’s last 7 games.
Oklahoma City are 0-8 SU in their last 8 games.
Oklahoma City are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Detroit.
Thunder are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against Detroit.
Oklahoma City are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
Oklahoma City are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games when playing on the road against Detroit.
Thunder are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games this season.
Oklahoma City are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oklahoma City’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.

Detroit Pistons

Detroit are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit’s last 6 games.
Detroit are 0-8 SU in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Detroit’s last 14 games against Oklahoma City.
Detroit are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games at home.
Pistons are 3-8 SU in their last 11 games when playing at home against Oklahoma City.
Detroit are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.
Detroit are 3-10 ATS in their last 13 games played in December.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit’s last 7 games played on a Monday.

Injuries

Oklahoma City Thunder

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander PG Concussion is upgraded to probable Monday vs Detroit

Detroit Pistons

Cory Joseph PG Knee is OUT Monday vs Oklahoma City
Kelly Olynyk C Knee is OUT 6-8 weeks
Hamidou Diallo SG Facial is OUT Monday vs Oklahoma City
Isaiah Livers SF Foot is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Oklahoma City Thunder Detroit Pistons
13-9-0 Against the Spread 11-11-2
8-14-2 Straight Up 10-11-2
98 Points per Game 99
108 Points Allowed per Game 109
40.74 Offensive FG% 40.69
74.3 Offensive FT% 78.47
30.19 Offensive 3PT% 29.93
44.79 Defensive FG% 47.87
80.42 Defensive FT% 76
36.29 Defensive 3PT% 38.2

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