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The Miami Heat and the Detroit Pistons will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Last time out for Miami, they were an 84-83 loser as they battled the Pacers on the road. The Heat covered in the match as a 1.5-point underdog, while 167 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Pistons were a 97-96 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Cavaliers. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score (193) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 48-22 SU, 33-36-1 ATS
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Detroit
is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Milwaukee are 8-2
After playing Indiana are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Team record: 26-45 SU, 32-39 ATS
The total has gone OVER in 17 of last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing at home against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Miami
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing Cleveland are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7
Miami at Milwaukee, Saturday, March 29
Detroit at Philadelphia, Saturday, March 29