At 8:00 ET in Chicago, the Pistons will take on the Bulls in an Eastern Central division matchup. Detroit is currently 15th in the Eastern Conference and 5th in the Central Division, while Chicago is 9th in the East and 4th in the Central.

The Bulls are favored by 11.5 points and are -648 on the moneyline. The over/under line is currently set at 225.5.

DETROIT PISTONS VS CHICAGO BULLS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Detroit Pistons +11.5

This game will be played at United Center at 8:00 ET on Tuesday, February 27th.

WHY BET THE DETROIT PISTONS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 108-100 in favor of the Pistons.
  • Our projections have Cade Cunningham finishing with Cade Cunningham points, 4 rebounds and 7 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Pistons finishing with a field goal percentage of 46.6% and knocking down 12 threes.

Can the Pistons Pull Off a Road Win?

Detroit is looking to end their six-game losing streak today, and they have gone 2-0 ATS in their last two games. As the underdog, the Pistons are 7-45 this season and 27-24 ATS.

The average scoring line for Detroit's games this season is 234.6, which is higher than today's O/U line of 225.5. The team's O/U record for the season is 31-25-1.

In their last game against the Knicks, the Pistons lost by a score of 113-111. The O/U line for that game was 225 points, and Detroit covered the spread as 11-point underdogs.

Detroit is currently 15th in the Eastern Conference with a record of 8-49. In non-conference games, they are 3-21 and 5-28 against other Eastern Conference teams.

This season, the Pistons are 28-28 ATS, and they have an average ATS scoring differential of -9.9 points per game on the road. Their road record is 15-14 ATS.

This season, the Pistons have been a below-average offensive team, ranking 22nd in the league in scoring at 112.8 points per game. When playing on the road, they have been slightly better, averaging 113.8 points per game.

Overall, the Pistons have scored below the league average in 70.2% of their games this season. Additionally, they have scored less than their season average in each of their last two games.

In terms of shooting, the Pistons are 15th in the league in field goal percentage at 47%. From three-point range, they are 29th in both makes per game (11.3) and three-point shooting percentage (36%).

As they prepare for the upcoming game, the Pistons is focused on shoring up their defense, as they are currently allowing an average of 121.8 points per game (27th). In terms of two point field goal attempts, the Pistons defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 55.6% while allowing 38.2% from downtown.

Can Chicago Lock in a Home Win?

Today, the Bulls are favored by 11.5 points against the Pistons. This season, Chicago has been favored in 25 of their 57 games and has gone 16-9 in those games. As the favorite, they have a scoring margin of +3.3 points per game.

In terms of their ATS record, the Bulls are 30-26 overall and have covered the spread in three straight road games. At home, they are 15-13 ATS, while their overall home record is 15-13.

Chicago's O/U record for the season is 30-26-1, with an average over/under line of 222.3 points. Today's line is set at 225.5, and 42 of their games have had lower O/U lines than that.

The Bulls are currently 9th in the Eastern Conference with a record of 27-30. In their last game, they beat the Pelicans by a score of 114-106. Chicago was a 5.5-point underdog in that game, giving them an ATS win.

At home this season, the Bulls are averaging 112.1 points per game, which is 24th in the league. Overall, they are 25th in scoring at 111.8 points per game.

Chicago has outscored the NBA scoring average in just 36.8% of their games this season. In terms of pace, the Bulls are 27th in the league at 96.9 possessions per game.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Bulls are 20th in the league at 36%. Overall, they are 21st in three-point attempts and 23rd in three-point makes.

Currently, the Bulls' defense holds the 11th rank in the NBA, allowing 113.1 points per game. Opponents are hitting 55.7% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they're also connecting on 36.9% of their three-point attempts.