Wizards vs Pistons: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – April 1, 2021

Written By Staff on April 1, 2021

The Washington Wizards (17-29) are slightly favored () to break a five-game road losing streak when they visit the Detroit Pistons (13-34) on Thursday, April 1 at 7:00 PM ET. The matchup’s over/under is set at .

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from FanDuel Sportsbook as of April 1, 2021, 11:40 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Wizards vs Pistons Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of April 1

Davis Bertans: Out (Calf),
Bradley Beal: Day To Day (Hip),
Ish Smith: Out (Quad),
Raul Neto: Day To Day (Rib),
Daniel Gafford: Out (Ankle),
Thomas Bryant: Out For Season (Left knee)

Jahlil Okafor: Out (Knee),
Rodney McGruder: Day To Day (Elbow),
Wayne Ellington: Day To Day (Calf),
Sekou Doumbouya: Day To Day (Migraine),
Killian Hayes: Out (Hip),
Dennis Smith Jr.: Day To Day (Spine)

Wizards and Pistons Records ATS

  • Washington has a 23-22 record ATS this year.
  • When favored by at least 3 points, the Wizards are 2-3 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • 23 of 45 Washington games this season (51.1%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.
  • Detroit has outperformed the spread so far this season with a record of 23-20-2.
  • When playing as at least a 3-point underdog, the Pistons meet expectations with 1-1 record against the spread.
  • 23 of Detroit’s 45 games (51.1%) this season have fallen short of the over/under.

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Head to Head

In their last meeting, the Wizards took down the Pistons 106-92. Russell Westbrook led the Wizards with 19 points, and Wayne Ellington paced the Pistons with 15. The Wizards covered the spread as 5.5-point favorites, and the teams put up a total of 198 total points to go under the 224-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/27/2021 Wizards Wizards -5.5 224 -213 176 Regular Season 106-92 WAS
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Scoring Trends

  • Washington and its opponents have hit the over on Thursday’s 222.5 total in 29 out of 46 games (63%) this season.
  • In 18 out of Detroit’s 47 games this season (38.3%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the over/under in Thursday’s matchup.
  • The Wizards have seen a 233.8 average over/under in their games this season, 11.3 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this contest is 4.5 points more than the average over/under in Pistons’ games this season (218 points).
  • The Wizards’ average implied point total this season is 7.1 more points than their implied total in Thursday’s game (120.1 implied points on average compared to 113 implied points in this game).
  • So far this season, Washington has outscored its implied point total for this matchup (113) 24 times.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Pistons (112.4) is 2.4 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (110).
  • Detroit has scored more than 110 points 20 times this season.
  • The Wizards are the league’s ninth-highest scoring team (114.5 PPG), while the Pistons allow the 12th-fewest points per game (111) in NBA play.
  • The Wizards have a negative point differential on the season (-217 total points, -4.8 per game), as do the Pistons (-186 total points, -4 per game).

Wizards Leaders

  • Westbrook leads the Wizards in both rebounds (10.3 per game) and assists (10.6 per game).
  • Westbrook’s assists prop total for the matchup is set at 16.5 assists, 5.9 assists higher than his season average of 10.6.
  • Washington’s scoring leader is Bradley Beal, who averages 31.3 points per game.
  • Beal’s points prop over/under for the game is set at 26.5, 4.8 points less than his season average of 31.3.
  • Davis Bertans is the top three-point shooter for the Wizards, hitting 2.8 per game.
  • Bertans’ three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.3 shots lower than his season average of 2.8.
  • Washington’s blocks leader is Daniel Gafford, who collects 1.2 per game. Westbrook leads the team averaging 1.3 steals a contest.
  • Gafford’s blocks prop over/under for the game is set at 1.5, 0.3 blocks higher than his season average of 1.2.

Pistons Leaders

  • Jerami Grant outpaced his teammates on the Pistons scoring front by putting up 22.8 points per game. He adds 4.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game this season.
  • Grant’s PRA prop over/under for the contest is set at 37.5, 7.1 greater than his season average of 30.4.
  • Mason Plumlee (9.3 rebounds per game) and Dennis Smith Jr. (3.5 assists per game) are the Detroit leaders in rebounds and assists.
  • Smith’s PRA prop over/under for the contest is set at 13.5, 0.5 greater than his season average of 13.0.
  • Ellington makes more threes per game than any other member of the Pistons, averaging 2.7 treys per game.
  • Ellington’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.2 shots less than his season average of 2.7.
  • Detroit’s Smith has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.1 per game and Grant is first in blocks with 1.1 per game.
  • Smith’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.4 steals greater than his season average of 1.1.


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