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Pistons vs. Pelicans NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for March 24

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Pistons vs. Pelicans NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for March 24

Pistons vs. Pelicans Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, March 24, 2024
  • Time: 3:00 PM ET
  • Venue: Little Caesars Arena -- Detroit, Michigan
  • Coverage: BSDET and BSNO

The Detroit Pistons (12-58) are heavy underdogs (by 12.5 points) to stop a four-game home losing streak when they host the New Orleans Pelicans (43-27) on Sunday, March 24, 2024 at 3:00 PM ET. The matchup's point total is set at 218.

Pistons vs. Pelicans Odds & Spread

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Pistons vs. Pelicans Prediction & Pick

All NBA win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Pelicans win (82.2%)

Pistons vs. Pelicans Betting Trends

  • The Pelicans have covered the spread in a matchup 40 times this season (40-28-2).
  • In the Pistons' 70 games this season, they have 33 wins against the spread.
  • This season, 30 of the Pelicans' games have gone over the point total.
  • The Pistons have eclipsed the over/under 48.6% of the time this year (34 of 70 games with a set point total).
  • When playing at home, New Orleans owns a better record against the spread (19-14-0) compared to its ATS record on the road (21-14-2).
  • The Pelicans have hit the over on the over/under in a higher percentage of games at home (45.5%) than road games (40.5%).
  • This year, Detroit is 17-20-0 at home against the spread (.459 winning percentage). Away, it is 16-16-1 ATS (.485).
  • In 2023-24 a lower percentage of the Pistons' games have finished above the over/under at home (40.5%, 15 of 37) than away (57.6%, 19 of 33).

Pelicans Leaders

  • Zion Williamson averages 22.3 points, 5.8 boards and 5 assists, shooting 58% from the field (10th in NBA).
  • Jonas Valanciunas is averaging 12.5 points, 2.1 assists and 9.2 rebounds.
  • CJ McCollum's numbers on the season are 18.5 points, 4.2 boards and 4.4 assists per game, shooting 46% from the floor and 41.4% from beyond the arc, with an average of 3.3 made treys (fourth in league).
  • Herbert Jones is averaging 11.1 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists.
  • Trey Murphy III is averaging 14.1 points, 4.4 boards and 2 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.8 steals and 0.5 blocked shots.

Pistons Leaders

  • Cade Cunningham averages 22.1 points for the Pistons, plus 4.3 boards and 7.6 assists.
  • Jaden Ivey's numbers on the season are 15.3 points, 3.5 boards and 3.7 assists per contest. He is making 44% of his shots from the field and 32.7% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.5 treys.
  • The Pistons receive 8.8 points per game from Ausar Thompson, plus 6.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists.
  • Isaiah Stewart's numbers on the season are 10.9 points, 6.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game. He is sinking 48.7% of his shots from the field and 38.3% from 3-point range, with an average of 1.5 triples.
  • The Pistons are receiving 7.4 points, 1.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game from Marcus Sasser.

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