The Spurs were definitely helped by the All-Star break since it gave them a break in the middle of the monster 8-game road trip they are on. Basketball betting information tells us that Thursday’s game is the 7th game of the trip for the Spurs.
NBA betting trends favor Detroit a little bit in this matchup. They have won 6 of the last 10 against the Spurs overall and they are 7-3 against the NBA odds in those games. The teams have split their last four meetings in Detroit as NBA betting results show.
The Spurs have been a very good NBA betting team on the road this season while the Pistons have struggled at home. Detroit has been one of the worst teams at home versus the NBA odds this season. Both teams win with defense as they both rank in the Top 10 in the league as NBA betting stats show. The difference between the two teams is on offense where the Spurs rank a little bit higher as NBA betting stats show and have a few more weapons.
There is a big under NBA betting trend in this series. The last three meetings have all gone under the basketball betting total and seven of the last eight have also gone under. At Detroit, three of the last four have gone under the basketball betting number. The teams met earlier this season in San Antonio and the Pistons won 89-77 as NBA betting results indicate. NBA betting numbers tell us that in that contest the Pistons had five players in double figures led by Allen Iverson and Rasheed Wallace who had 19 points each. Basketball betting stats show that the Spurs were held in check in that game as they shot less than 40% from the field. The Pistons shot 50% from the field as NBA betting stats show.
This should be a very competitive game on Thursday that you don’t want to miss. Open your account at SBG Global today and begin NBA betting on the Spurs and Pistons.