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The Detroit Pistons and the Indiana Pacers will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 111-109 loser as they battled the Trail Blazers at home. The Pistons covered in the match as a 3.5-point underdog, while 220 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Indiana was a 99-94 winner at home against the Bobcats. They failed to cover the 12-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (193) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 11-14 SU, 12-13 ATS
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games on the road
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing Portland are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Team record: 20-3 SU, 16-7 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Detroit
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
is 20-3 SU in its last 23 games
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Charlotte are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Detroit at Boston, Wednesday, December 18
Indiana at Miami, Wednesday, December 18