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Bucks vs. Pistons Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Monday, March 27, 2023

Milwaukee is a huge favorite against Detroit when the Giannis Antetokounmpo-led Bucks (53-21) and the Jaden Ivey-led Pistons (16-58) square off on March 27, 2023. The Bucks are 16-point favorites.

Bucks vs. Pistons Odds

  • Bucks odds to win: -1800
  • Pistons odds to win: +1000
  • Spread: Bucks (-16)

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Game Time and Information

  • When: Monday, March 27, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET
  • Where: Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan
  • TV: BSDET and BSWI

Who Will Win Bucks vs. Pistons?

Bucks and Pistons Betting Trends, Records Against the Spread

The Bucks are 1-0 against the spread so far when playing as at least 16-point favorites.

The Pistons are 0-1 against the spread when an underdog by 16 points or greater this year.

Milwaukee has a 40-29-5 record against the spread this season.

The Pistons have gone 31-42-1 ATS this year.

Bucks Stats & Insights

The Bucks average 116.7 points per game (eighth in the league) while giving up 112.4 per outing (ninth in the NBA). They have a +318 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 4.3 points per game.

The Bucks win the rebound battle by an average of 4.3 boards. They are collecting 48.8 rebounds per game (first in the league) compared to their opponents’ 44.5 per outing.

Milwaukee connects on 14.8 three-pointers per game (fourth-most in the league), 2.9 more than its opponents (11.9).

The Bucks rank ninth in the league by averaging 113.9 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively are third in the NBA, allowing 108.4 points per 100 possessions.

The Bucks’ offense has been much better in home games (119.9 PPG) compared to away games (113.4 PPG). Likewise, their defense has been better when playing at home (111.9 PPG allowed) compared to their play on the road (112.9 PPG allowed).

Pistons Stats & Insights

The Pistons have a -589 scoring differential, falling short by 7.9 points per game. They’re putting up 110.7 points per game, 28th in the league, and are giving up 118.6 per outing to rank 27th in the NBA.

The 42.5 rebounds per game Detroit accumulates rank 21st in the NBA, 2.5 fewer than the 45.0 its opponents record.

The Pistons hit 11.4 three-pointers per game (20th in the league), while their opponents have made 12.0 on average.

The Pistons rank 28th in the league averaging 107.8 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively are 27th, allowing 115.8 points per 100 possessions.

Detroit averages 112.5 points per game at home, and 108.7 away.

Bucks Key Players to Watch

Antetokounmpo averages 31.1 points and 11.7 rebounds per game, with 5.6 assists.

Jrue Holiday’s averages this season are 18.9 points, 5.0 rebounds and 7.3 assists per game.

Holiday makes more threes per game than any other (active) member of the Bucks, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.3 per contest.

Holiday averages 1.2 steals per game, while Brook Lopez has 2.5 blocks per contest.

Pistons Key Players to Watch

Ivey racks up 15.4 points per game. He also contributes 3.9 rebounds and 4.9 assists per game this season.

This season, Jalen Duren has a statline of 8.7 points, 1.2 assists and 8.7 rebounds per game.

Ivey cashes in on 1.5 treys per game.

Killian Hayes’ 1.4 steals and Duren’s 0.9 blocks per game are important to the Pistons’ defensive performance.

Bucks vs. Pistons Prediction

  • Pick ATS: Pistons (+ 16)
  • Prediction:
    Bucks 121 – Pistons 108

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