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The Brooklyn Nets and the Detroit Pistons will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Brooklyn won its last outing, a 102-93 result against the Clippers on December 12. The Nets covered in that game as a 1-point underdog, while the 195 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
The Pistons were a 111-106 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Pelicans. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (217) made winners of OVER bettors.
Team record: 8-14 SU, 9-13 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 9 games when playing Detroit
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 11 games when playing on the road against Detroit
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After playing LA Clippers are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Team record: 10-13 SU, 11-12 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 9 games when playing Brooklyn
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games at home
is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against Brooklyn
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Portland are 3-7
After playing New Orleans are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
Brooklyn home to Philadelphia, Monday, December 16
Detroit home to Portland, Sunday, December 15