Brooklyn Nets vs. Detroit Pistons Betting Odds & Game Analysis | December 12

By Lester Mackay | December 11, 2021, 11:37 pm

The Brooklyn Nets (18-8) face the Detroit Pistons (4-21) on December 12, 2021 at Little Caesars Arena. The Pistons are underdogs by an 8.5-point margin as they enter the matchup with a 7-3 record in their last 10 games.

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Today, we are looking at the NBA matchup between the Brooklyn Nets and Detroit Pistons in which the Nets are currently the clear pick among bettors at regulated sportsbooks to claim victory.

Brooklyn Vs. Detroit Moneyline Betting Action

Nets vs Pistons Moneyline Action
Nets Pistons
Bet % 82% 18%
Stake % 76% 24%

Nets stats and betting info

Betting trends for Brooklyn

  • Brooklyn’s ATS record is 11-15-0 this season.
  • The Nets have a 4-5 record against the spread in games they were favored by 8.5 points or more this season.
  • A total of 10 of Brooklyn’s 26 games with a set total have hit the over (38.5%).
  • The Nets have won 16 of the 23 games they were the moneyline favorite this season (69.6%).
  • Brooklyn has an 8-1 record (winning 88.9% of its games) when playing as a moneyline favorite of -381 or shorter.
  • The implied moneyline probability in this matchup gives the Nets a 79.2% chance to win.

Key players for Brooklyn

  • James Harden: 20.8 PTS, 7.9 REB, 9.6 AST, 1.4 STL, 40.4 FG%, 33.7 3PT% (64-for-190)
  • Kevin Durant: 28.5 PTS, 7.6 REB, 5.4 AST, 53 FG%, 37.3 3PT% (41-for-110)
  • LaMarcus Aldridge: 13.9 PTS, 1.2 BLK, 57.5 FG%, 34.5 3PT% (10-for-29)
  • Patty Mills: 12.5 PTS, 44.7 FG%, 44.6 3PT% (78-for-175)
  • Bruce Brown: 6.8 PTS, 1.3 STL, 46.3 FG%, 32 3PT% (8-for-25)

Nets Injuries: James Harden: Out (Rest), Joe Harris: Out (Ankle), Kyrie Irving: Out (Not With Team), Paul Millsap: Out (Personal)

BestOdds rating 9.4
$1,001 In Free Bets

Pistons stats and betting info

Betting trends for Detroit

  • So far this season, Brooklyn has compiled an 11-15-0 record against the spread.
  • In games this season they were favored by 8.5 points or more, the Nets have a 4-5 record against the spread.
  • In Brooklyn’s 26 games with a set total, 10 have hit the over (38.5%).
  • The Pistons have entered the game as underdogs 23 times this season and won three, or 13%, of those games.
  • Detroit has a record of 1-9 in games where bookmakers have them as underdogs of at least +293 on the moneyline.
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Pistons have a 25.4% chance to win.

Key players for Detroit

  • Jerami Grant: 20.1 PTS, 1.1 STL, 1.1 BLK, 41.4 FG%, 33.1 3PT% (42-for-127)
  • Saddiq Bey: 12.2 PTS, 34.8 FG%, 30.5 3PT% (47-for-154)
  • Cade Cunningham: 15.3 PTS, 1.4 STL, 37.5 FG%, 30.6 3PT% (44-for-144)
  • Isaiah Stewart: 7.5 PTS, 8 REB, 1.2 BLK, 55.8 FG%
  • Killian Hayes: 6.3 PTS, 1.2 STL, 33.3 FG%, 35.1 3PT% (20-for-57)

Pistons Injuries: Jerami Grant: Out (Thumb), Isaiah Livers: Day To Day (Reconditioning), Kelly Olynyk: Out (Knee)

Pick for Nets vs. Pistons

Our in-depth statistical analysis combined with the betting split data provided by regulated betting sites points to the Nets being favored to win over the Pistons.

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