Basketball betting controversy has reigned in Detroit over the past couple of weeks as players are rebelling about the coaching situation as the Pistons lag in the online basketball betting race.
The San Antonio Spurs will host the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night with a starting time of 8:30 PM ET. Sports Gambling will have side and total odds on this inter-conference matchup so be sure and open your account and have it ready for action.
San Antonio had a record of 51-11 straight up and 36-24-2 against the spread. The Spurs have an iron grip on the number one seed in the Western Conference for the playoffs. San Antonio had a record of 16-14-1 with the NBA odds at home this season. The Spurs went under the total in 18 of their 31 home games.
San Antonio was a well balanced team as they ranked 6th in the NBA for scoring offense while ranking 11th for scoring defense. Manu Ginobili led San Antonio with 18 points per game while Tim Duncan was the top rebounder with 9.1 per outing.
Detroit had a record of 22-41 straight up and was a surprising 34-29 with the NBA betting line. The Pistons were 18-13 against the spread on the road and were a strong under team as a traveler with just 10 of their 31 away games going over the total.
Detroit was one of the worst offensive teams in the NBA as they ranked 26th for scoring offense while their defense was middle of the pack and ranked 15th in the NBA for points allowed. Tayshaun Prince was Detroit’s leading scorer with 14.1 points per game. The Pistons were 4-6 against the spread from February 11 through March 2.
Detroit has paid out in 10 of their last 16 matchups with San Antonio although the Spurs have gotten the money in 3 of the last 4 meetings between the teams. The series has gone over the total in 3 consecutive games.
Detroit has paid out in 4 of their last 5 basketball betting matchups at San Antonio as the series has gone under the total in 4 of the last 6 games on the Spurs home floor.