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The Detroit Pistons and the Milwaukee Bucks will meet on the court at Bradley Center on Wednesday in a battle of division rivals.

In their last action, Detroit was a 112-103 loser at home against the Clippers. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (215) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Milwaukee lost its last outing, a 110-82 result against the Spurs on January 19. The Bucks failed to cover in that game as a 15-point underdog, while the 192 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Detroit:
Team record: 17-24 SU, 18-23 ATS

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 16 of last 21 games
The total has gone OVER in 16 of last 23 games on the road
is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee

When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing New Orleans are 4-6
After playing LA Clippers are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Milwaukee:
Team record: 7-33 SU, 14-26 ATS
Current streak: lost 9 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games when playing at home against Detroit
is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Detroit
is 4-12 ATS in its last 16 games at home

When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 8-2
After playing San Antonio are 3-7
After a loss are 1-9

Next up:
Detroit home to New Orleans, Friday, January 24
Milwaukee at Cleveland, Friday, January 24