Kings vs Pistons Betting Matchup Report
Detroit Pistons vs Sacramento Kings Odds
Sacramento looks to cover the Kings-Pistons pointspread on Wednesday and improve its overall 1-3 mark when they host Detroit in NBA action.
The Pistons will look to vanquish their hosts on Wednesday, as they are 1-3 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Kings are 1-2-1 ATS. Detroit is 2-2 against the total, while Sacramento is 1-3 versus the number. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Kings - Pistons odds would favor the Kings if the lines were set according to power ranks. Sacramento is rated No. 23 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Pistons sit at No. 27. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 89-82 win for the Kings.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Sacramento's No. 28-ranked offense, averaging 89.8 PPG, against a Pistons defense that ranks No. 26 at 103.5 PPG. The Kings field goal percentage has averaged 39.3% so far, less than the Pistons shooters have achieved on the year, 41.4% per game.
Defensively, the Pistons feature the league's No. 23-rated defense on the road, giving up 103 points per game. Sacramento, meanwhile, comes in at No. 19 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Detroit was a 109-97 loser on the road against the Nuggets. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (206) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Greg Monroe scored 27 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, but his team still lost 109-97 against Denver in NBA action at Pepsi Center.
The Kings were a 94-92 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Warriors. They earned a push of the 2-point spread as favorites, while the total score (186) made winners of UNDER bettors. Sacramento got 23 points and 15 rebounds from DeMarcus Cousins en route to a 94-92 victory over Golden State on Monday at Power Balance Pavilion.
Detroit Pistons Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Oklahoma City are 6-4
After playing Denver are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Sacramento Kings Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing San Antonio are 3-7
After playing Golden State are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
A few Pistons at Kings trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Sacramento
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Sacramento
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Detroit's last 19 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 7 games when playing Sacramento
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Sacramento's last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Sacramento's last 7 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Sacramento's last 10 games when playing at home against Detroit
Sacramento is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games when playing at home against Detroit
Detroit at Oklahoma City, Friday, November 9
Sacramento home to San Antonio, Friday, November 9