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The division rival Detroit Pistons and Indiana Pacers are set to renew hostilities on Wednesday when they meet at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Detroit won its last outing, a 116-111 result against the Bucks on March 31. The Pistons failed to cover in that game as a 7-point favorite, while the 227 combined points took the game OVER the total.

The Pacers were a 103-77 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Spurs. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (180) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Detroit:
Team record: 27-47 SU, 32-42 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 12 games on the road
is 3-9 ATS in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Indiana

When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Brooklyn are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Indiana:
Team record: 52-23 SU, 35-39-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Detroit
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Detroit

When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing San Antonio are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6

Next up:
Detroit at Brooklyn, Friday, April 4
Indiana at Toronto, Friday, April 4