Bucks vs Pistons: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 13, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 13, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks (7-4) are favorites against Jerami Grant and the Detroit Pistons (2-8) Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at Little Caesars Arena. The matchup begins at 7:00 PM ET on FS-DET. The matchup has an over/under of .

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of January 13, 2021, 12:41 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Bucks vs Pistons Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of January 13

Bucks:
Bobby Portis Jr.: Day To Day (Knee),
Torrey Craig: Out (Nose)

Pistons:
Derrick Rose: Day To Day (Knee),
Killian Hayes: Out (Hip)

Bucks and Pistons Records ATS

  • Milwaukee has a 6-5 record ATS this year.
  • When favored by at least 10.5 points, the Bucks are 3-2 against the spread this season.
  • Milwaukee and its opponents have hit the over in 7 of 11 games this season (63.6%).
  • So far this season, Detroit managed an even 5-5 record ATS.
  • An even amount of Detroit’s 10 games this season have topped the over/under.

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Head to Head

The Bucks got a team-high 25 points from Antetokounmpo on the way to a 130-115 victory over Grant (31 points) and the Pistons in their last matchup on January 6, 2021. The Bucks were 12-point favorites in the game and covered the spread in the win. The teams scored 245 total points to cover the 226.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/6/2021 Bucks Bucks -12 226.5 -810 558 Regular Season 130-115 MIL
1/4/2021 Bucks Bucks -16 224 -3001 1222 Regular Season 125-115 MIL
2/20/2020 Bucks Pistons -13 227 -1039 685 Regular Season 126-106 MIL*
12/4/2019 Bucks Pistons -9 222.5 -452 350 Regular Season 127-103 MIL*
11/23/2019 Bucks Bucks -13.5 226 -1350 773 Regular Season 104-90 MIL*
4/22/2019 Pistons Playoffs 127-104 MIL
4/20/2019 Pistons Playoffs 119-103 MIL
4/17/2019 Bucks Playoffs 120-99 MIL
4/14/2019 Bucks Playoffs 121-86 MIL
1/29/2019 Pistons Regular Season 115-105 MIL
  • 2/20/2020 DNP –
    Pistons: Luke Kennard, Blake Griffin
  • 12/4/2019 DNP –
    Pistons: Luke Kennard, Reggie Jackson
  • 11/23/2019 DNP – Bucks: Khris Middleton;
    Pistons: Blake Griffin, Reggie Jackson

Scoring Trends

  • In Milwaukee’s matchups this season, the Bucks and their opponents have exceeded Wednesday’s total of 227 points 43 times (390.9% of opportunities).
  • In five out of Detroit’s 10 games this year (50%), the competing teams combined for more points than the point total in Wednesday’s matchup.
  • On average, the Bucks have seen a 232.2 over/under in their games this season, 5.2 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • The over/under for this contest is 2.8 points more than the average over/under in Pistons’ games this season (224.2 points).
  • The Bucks have an average implied point total of 118.3 this season, which is 0.7 points lower than their implied total in Wednesday’s game (119).
  • So far this season, Milwaukee has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (119) 41 times.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Pistons (114.1) is 6.1 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (108).
  • This season, Detroit has scored more than this game’s implied total of 108 points six times.
  • The Bucks are the league’s highest-scoring team (121.9 PPG), while the Pistons allow the 24th-fewest points per game (115.4) in NBA play.
  • The Bucks have out-scored their opponents by a total of 128 points this season (11.6 points per game on average), and opponents of the Pistons have out-scored them by 66 more points on the year (6.6 per game).

Bucks Leaders

  • Antetokounmpo leads the Bucks in points and rebounds. He averages 26.6 points per game while tacking on 10.1 rebounds.
  • Antetokounmpo’s PRA prop over/under for the matchup is posted at 66.5, 24.7 greater than his season average of 41.8.
  • Khris Middleton paces the team with 5.6 assists per game.
  • Middleton’s PRA prop total for the game is set at 48.5, 13.7 higher than his season average of 34.8.
  • Middleton is the top three-point shooter for the Bucks, hitting 2.8 per game.
  • Middleton’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 2.5, 0.3 shots less than his season average of 2.8.
  • Milwaukee’s blocks leader is Brook Lopez, who collects 1.5 per game. Jrue Holiday leads the team averaging 2.1 steals a game.
  • Holiday’s steals prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.4 steals greater than his season average of 2.1.

Pistons Leaders

  • The Pistons leader in scoring is Grant with 25.1 points per game. He also adds 6.2 rebounds per game and 1.9 assists per game.
  • Grant’s PRA prop over/under for the matchup is set at 22.5, 10.7 less than his season average of 33.2.
  • When it comes to Detroit leaders in rebounds and assists, the team has two players at the top: Mason Plumlee with 9.1 rebounds per game and Derrick Rose with 5.4 assists per game.
  • Plumlee’s rebounding prop total for the contest is set at 4.5 boards, 4.6 rebounds less than his season average of 9.1.
  • Grant makes more threes per game than any other member of the Pistons, cashing in 2.7 treys per game.
  • Grant’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 1.5, 1.2 shots lower than his season average of 2.7.
  • Detroit’s Plumlee has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.5 per game and Grant is first in blocks with 1.1 per game.
  • Plumlee’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 0.5, 1.0 steal less than his season average of 1.5.

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