Hawks vs Pistons: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – December 28, 2020

Posted By Staff on December 28, 2020

Trae Young leads the Atlanta Hawks (2-0) against the Detroit Pistons (0-2) after putting up 36 points in a 122-112 win over the Grizzlies. The Pistons are 9-point underdogs in the game on Monday, December 28, 2020, which tips at 7:30 PM ET on FS-DET. The matchup has an over/under of 225 points.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of December 28, 2020, 12:40 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Hawks vs Pistons Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of December 28

Hawks: Clint Capela: Day To Day (Achilles), Onyeka Okongwu: Out (Foot), Kris Dunn: Out (Right ankle), Danilo Gallinari: Day To Day (Left foot), Tony Snell: Out (Foot)
Pistons: Sekou Doumbouya: Day To Day (Right foot), Blake Griffin: Out (Injury management), Derrick Rose: Out (Rest), Jahlil Okafor: Day To Day (Right ankle)

Hawks and Pistons Records ATS

  • Atlanta managed to cover the spread in less than half its games last season, amassing a record of 29-35-2 against the spread.
  • In 57.6% of its games last season (38/66), Atlanta and its opponents outscored the set over/under.
  • Detroit generally came up short ATS last season, with a 27-37-1 record.
  • 41.5% of Detroit’s 65 games last season stayed under the over/under.

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Head to Head

In the last matchup between the teams on Saturday, the Pistons defeated the Hawks 136-103. John Collins led the Hawks with 20 points, and Derrick Rose paced the Pistons with 27. The Pistons covered the spread as 1-point favorites, and the teams scored 239 total points to finish over on the 227.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/18/2020 Pistons Hawks -1 227.5 -115 -104 Regular Season 136-103 DET*
11/22/2019 Pistons Pistons -6.5 226.5 -254 207 Regular Season 128-103 DET*
10/24/2019 Pistons Pistons -1.5 221.5 -120 101 Regular Season 117-100 ATL*
2/22/2019 Hawks Regular Season 125-122 DET
12/23/2018 Pistons Regular Season 98-95 ATL
11/9/2018 Hawks Regular Season 124-109 DET
2/14/2018 Pistons Regular Season 104-98 DET
2/11/2018 Hawks Regular Season 118-115 ATL
12/14/2017 Hawks Regular Season 105-91 DET
11/10/2017 Pistons Regular Season 111-104 DET
  • 1/18/2020 DNP – Hawks: Jabari Parker; Pistons: Luke Kennard, Blake Griffin, Reggie Jackson
  • 11/22/2019 DNP – Hawks: John Collins, Kevin Huerter; Pistons: Reggie Jackson
  • 10/24/2019 DNP – Pistons: Blake Griffin

Scoring Trends

  • Atlanta and its opponents went over Monday’s 225 total in 41 out of 67 games (61.2%) last season.
  • 27 Detroit games last year (40.9% of its matchups) ended with a final score greater than Monday’s point total of 225 points.
  • The Hawks saw a 231.5 average over/under in their games last season, 6.5 points more than the over/under in this contest.
  • The over/under for this game is seven points more than the average over/under in Pistons’ games last season (218 points).
  • The average implied total for the Hawks last season was 117.3 points, 0.3 more points than their implied total of 117 points in Monday’s game.
  • Last season, Atlanta outscored its implied point total for this matchup (117) 22 times.
  • The Pistons’ average implied point total last season (112.1 points) is 4.1 points higher than their implied total in this matchup (108 points).
  • Detroit scored more than 108 points in 32 games last season.
  • Last season, the Hawks were at the 17th spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (111.8 PPG), while the Pistons allowed the 15th-fewest points per game (110.8) in the league.
  • The Hawks had a negative point differential on the season (-534 total points, -7.9 per game), as did the Pistons (-235 total points, -3.6 per game).

Hawks Leaders

  • Young put up 29.6 points per game last season and recorded 9.3 assists.
  • Clint Capela collected 13.8 rebounds per game.
  • Kris Dunn grabbed 2.0 per game. Capela averaged 1.8 blocks a game.

Pistons Leaders

  • Rose averaged 18.1 points per game last season and dished out 5.6 assists.
  • Mason Plumlee pulled down 5.2 rebounds per game.
  • Delon Wright nicked 1.2 steals per game. Jerami Grant collected 0.8 blocks a game.

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