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|Boston Celtics vs. Detroit Pistons|
The Boston Celtics and the Detroit Pistons will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Boston lost its last outing, a 111-102 result against the 76ers on April 4. The Celtics failed to cover in that game as a 9-point favorite, while the 213 combined points took the game OVER the total. Detroit lost its last outing, a 116-104 result against the Nets on April 4. The Pistons failed to cover in that game as a 9.5-point underdog, while the 220 combined points took the game OVER the total. Boston:
Team record: 23-53 SU, 36-38-2 ATS
Current streak: lost 7 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Team record: 27-49 SU, 33-43 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Boston at Atlanta, Wednesday, April 9
Detroit at Atlanta, Tuesday, April 8