Milwaukee Bucks vs Detroit Pistons Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Apr. 8

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Apr 08, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The Bucks are -5.5 favorites vs. the Pistons
  • Total (Over/Under): 228.5 points
  • Friday, April 8, 2022 at 7:00pm EDT
  • Watch the game on NBA TV & NBA TV

The Milwaukee Bucks visit Little Caesars Arena to take on the Detroit Pistons on Friday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:00pm EDT in Detroit.

The Bucks are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -5.5 (-115).

So far this NBA season, the Bucks are against the spread, while the Pistons are against the spread.

The Bucks vs Pistons Over/Under is 228.5 total points for the game.


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Bucks vs. Pistons Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Milwaukee Bucks-5.5 -115O 228.5 -110-250
Detroit Pistons +5.5 -105U 228.5 -110190

Against the spread this NBA season, the Bucks have gone:

  • Away Spread Record against the Spread (Away Spread Units Units / Away Spread ROI ROI)
  • Away Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Away ML Units Units / Away ML ROI ROI)
  • Away Record Over against the Over for game total points (Away Over Units Units / Away Over ROI ROI)
  • Away Under Record against the Under for game total points (Away Under Units Units / Away Under ROI ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 46 of their last 77 games (+13.14 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 25 of their last 39 away games (+12.90 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have covered the 2Q Spread in 46 of their last 78 games (+10.61 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have hit the 1H Moneyline in 52 of their last 78 games (+10.37 Units / 6% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have covered the 1Q Spread in 38 of their last 65 games (+10.33 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only covered the 3Q Spread in 28 of their last 79 games (-28.53 Units / -33% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 37 of their last 75 games (-25.98 Units / -19% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 30 of their last 77 games (-20.85 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the Team Total Under in 27 of their last 70 games (-19.18 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 26 of their last 70 games (-19.06 Units / -25% ROI)
  • Against the spread this NBA season, the Pistons have gone:

    • Home Spread Record against the Spread (Home Spread Units Units / Home Spread ROI ROI)
    • Home Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Home ML Units Units / Home ML ROI ROI)
    • Home Over Record against the Over for game total points (Home Over Units Units / Home Over ROI ROI)
    • Home Under Record against the Under for game total points (Home Under Units Units / Home Under ROI ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have hit the Moneyline in 18 of their last 47 games (+21.55 Units / 41% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have covered the 2Q Spread in 32 of their last 47 games (+15.61 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have covered the Spread in 18 of their last 23 games (+14.70 Units / 58% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have covered the 1H Spread in 18 of their last 24 games (+12.56 Units / 48% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have hit the 2H Moneyline in 16 of their last 27 games at home (+11.02 Units / 38% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 30 of their last 80 games (-23.09 Units / -26% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have only hit the 1Q Game Total Over in 34 of their last 80 games (-13.87 Units / -16% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have only hit the Team Total Under in 32 of their last 71 games (-11.98 Units / -15% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have only hit the 1H Game Total Under in 30 of their last 69 games (-9.70 Units / -13% ROI)
  • The Detroit Pistons have only hit the 1H Moneyline in 9 of their last 28 games at home (-7.95 Units / -26% ROI)
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    Milwaukee Bucks: Keys to the Game vs. the Detroit Pistons

    The Bucks are 38-4 (.905) when forcing an eFG of 50% or worse since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .776

    The Bucks are 36-17 (.679) when shooting 80% or better from the free throw line since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .558

    The Bucks are 23-10 (.697) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .540

    The Bucks are 67-14 (.827) when winning the rebounding margin since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .701

    Detroit Pistons: Keys to the Game vs. the Milwaukee Bucks

    The Pistons are 5-21 (.192) when scoring fewer second chance points than their opponent this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .465

    The Pistons were 7-29 (.194) when they lose the turnover margin last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .446

    The Pistons were 3-34 (.081) when allowing 110 or more points last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .321

    The Pistons are 14-50 (.219) when scoring fewer second chance points than their opponent since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .461

    Injury Report: Pistons vs. Bucks - Friday's Game, Apr. 8

  • Marvin Bagley III (Pistons): Bagley III did not play in Wednesday's (Apr. 6) game against Dallas.
  • Cory Joseph (Pistons): Joseph did not play in Wednesday's (Apr. 6) game against Dallas.
  • Jerami Grant (Pistons): The Pistons announced that Grant will miss the rest of the season with a left calf strain.
  • Rodney McGruder (Pistons): McGruder is out for Wednesday's (Apr. 6) game against Dallas.
  • Hamidou Diallo (Pistons): The Pistons announced that Diallo will miss the rest of the season with a left index finguer avulsion fracture.
  • Grayson Allen (Bucks): Allen is out for Thursday's (Apr. 7) game against Boston.
  • Milwaukee Bucks Offensive Stats & Trends

    The Bucks averaged 120.1 points per game (8,649 points/72 games) last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 111.8

    The Bucks have made 14.1 three-pointers per game this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.3

    The Bucks averaged 59.2 points per game (4,264 points/72 games) in the second half last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 54.8

    The Bucks shot 48% (1,551/3,213) in the second half last season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 46%

    Detroit Pistons Offensive Stats & Trends

    The Pistons have averaged 98.4 points per game (4,328 points/44 games) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 107.8

    The Pistons are shooting 42% (1,560/3,740) this season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 45%

    The Pistons have an eFG% of 48% this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 52%

    The Pistons have averaged 0.49 points per possession (5,878 points/12,489 possessions) at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 0.53

    Milwaukee Bucks Defensive Stats & Trends

    The Bucks averaged 37.8 defensive rebounds per game (2,724 rebounds/72 games) last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

    The Bucks have averaged 37.1 defensive rebounds per game (4,893 rebounds/132 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

    The Bucks have averaged 36.2 defensive rebounds per game (2,169 rebounds/60 games) this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.2

    The Bucks have averaged 4.1 blocks per game (244 blocks/60 games) this season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

    Detroit Pistons Defensive Stats & Trends

    The Pistons have averaged 31.4 defensive rebounds per game (1,383 rebounds/44 games) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

    The Pistons have averaged 32.2 defensive rebounds per game (3,740 rebounds/116 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

    The Pistons averaged 32.7 defensive rebounds per game (2,357 rebounds/72 games) last season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

    The Pistons blocked 371 shots last season — tied for 8th most among NBA teams


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