NBA Basketball - Preview

The fans at AmericanAirlines Arena will be treated to a game between the Detroit Pistons and the Miami Heat when they take their seats on Monday.

Last time out for Detroit, they were a 113-96 winner as they battled the 76ers at home. The Pistons covered in the match as a 10-point favorite, while 209 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Miami was a 106-91 winner on the road against the Knicks. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (197) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Detroit:
Team record: 19-27 SU, 20-26 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 18 of last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of last 17 games when playing on the road against Miami

When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Orlando are 7-3
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 4-6

Miami:
Team record: 33-13 SU, 21-25 ATS

is 16-3 SU in its last 19 games at home
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Detroit
is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Detroit
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games

When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing LA Clippers are 7-3
After playing New York are 8-2
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Detroit at Orlando, Wednesday, February 5
Miami at LA Clippers, Wednesday, February 5