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Houston Rockets vs Detroit Pistons Betting Prediction and Odds

Betting NBA fans will be looking to hit pay dirt for their pick on Friday when the Houston Rockets try to run the Detroit Pistons off the court at Toyota Center in NBA betting action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The visiting Detroit Pistons betting line opened this morning as 12.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark (including Bovada), while the total was hovering around 223.5 at BetOnline and other betting odds shops.

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Rockets to win this game 115-104. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Detroit Pistons vs Houston Rockets Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Houston Rockets sport a record of 53-25 and 42-35-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Detroit Pistons sit at 35-43 and 36-41-1 ATS on the NBA season. The OVER/UNDER totals betting records are 40-37-1 for the Houston Rockets and 35-43 for the Detroit Pistons. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs Detroit injuries news.

According to the betting Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 4-rated Houston Rockets and the No. 22-rated Pistons in this NBA basketball matchup.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively the game matches up Houston's No. 2-ranked offense (115.32 PPG) against a Detroit Pistons defense that ranks No. 6 at 102.36 PPG. The Houston Rockets have averaged 46.26% from the field per game, more than the Detroit Pistons have managed so far this NBA season (44.99% on average).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Ishmael Smith scored 16 points in a failed effort to lead the Pistons to victory (they lost 105-102 to Toronto at The Palace of Auburn Hills on Wednesday).

Denver was victimized by James Harden for 31 points as the Rockets defeated the Nuggets 110-104 in NBA action on Wednesday.

Betting Trends
  • Detroit is 2-5-1 ATS in its last 8 games
  • Detroit is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 11 games
  • Detroit is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
  • Houston is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Houston is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games
  • Houston is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Detroit at Memphis, Sunday, April 9th
Houston at Sacramento, Sunday, April 9th