Detroit Pistons at Washington Wizards odds, picks and predictions

Detroit Pistons at Washington Wizards odds, picks and predictions

The Detroit Pistons (16-53) visit the Washington Wizards (31-37) on Tuesday. Tip from Capital One Arena is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET. Below, we analyze Tipico Sportsbook’s lines around the Pistons vs. Wizards odds, and make our expert NBA picks and predictions.

Detroit beat the Indiana Pacers 117-97 Monday as a 4-point home underdog. The victory snapped an 11-game losing skid. The Pistons are 5-5 against the spread (ATS) in their last 10 games and sit at 30-36-3 ATS this season.

Washington fell 112-93 on the road to the Philadelphia 76ers Sunday, failing to cover as a 7-point underdog. It has now lost 3 games in a row and is 3-7 in its last 10. The Wizards are also 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games to fall to 31-34-3 on the season.

Washington has been victorious in both meetings with Detroit season, winning 120-99 at home on Oct. 25 and 119-117 in Detroit last Tuesday.

Can you survive? New pro and college basketball survivor pools are here at USA TODAY Sports! Free to play; terms and conditions apply. Join now!

Pistons at Wizards odds

Provided by Tipico Sportsbook; access USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Odds hub for a full list. Lines last updated at 9:53 a.m. ET.

  • Moneyline (ML): Pistons +575 (bet $100 to win $575) | Wizards -850 (bet $850 to win $100)
  • Against the spread (ATS): Pistons +12.5 (-108) | Wizards -12.5 (-112)
  • Over/Under (O/U): 222.5 (O: -108 | U: -112)

Catch the excitement and bet with Tipico

Double Down, Ohio! Deposit $200, Get $250. Bet now!

In Colorado and New Jersey, claim your 100% Deposit Match up to $250 now. Bet now! 21+, see for Terms and Conditions.

Pistons at Wizards key injuries



  • F Taj Gibson (illness) questionable
  • F Kyle Kuzma (knee) questionable

For most recent updates: Official NBA injury report.

Pistons at Wizards picks and predictions


Wizards 111, Pistons 104



Washington (-850) should make it 3-for-3 against Detroit this season, but you should never risk 8 1/2 times your potential return on a moneyline wager.

Against the spread

BET PISTONS +12.5 (-108).

The Wizards are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games following an outright loss, 0-4 ATS in their last 4 playing on 1 day of rest, 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games after allowing 100 or more points in their previous game.

The Pistons are 10-6-1 ATS as double-digit underdogs this season, and they have played marginally better against the spread on the road than at home.

This is just too many points for a Washington cover, BET PISTONS +12.5 (-108).


LEAN UNDER 222.5 (-112).

The Under is 4-0 in the Pistons’ last 4 games following an ATS win and 4-1 in their last 5 games following a straight-up win. The Wizards are cashed the Under in back-to-back games and 3 of their last 5.

The Under is 7-3 in the last 10 games between these teams and 15-5-2 in their last 22 meetings in Washington.

Play our free daily Pick’em Challenge and win! Play now!

Want action on this NBA game or any other matchups? Bet legally online with a trusted partner: Tipico Sportsbook, SportsbookWire’s official sportsbook partner in OH, CO and NJ. Bet now!

If you’re looking for more sports betting picks and tips, access all of our content at and BetFTW, or try out our USA TODAY Parlay Calculator. Please gamble responsibly.

Follow @seth_orlemann on Twitter. Follow SportsbookWire on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

Access more NBA coverage:
HoopsHype | Bulls Wire | Celtics Wire | Nets Wire | Rockets Wire | Sixers Wire | Thunder Wire | Warriors Wire | LeBron WireRookie Wire | List Wire

Gannett may earn revenue from sports betting operators for audience referrals to betting services. Sports betting operators have no influence over nor are any such revenues in any way dependent on or linked to the newsrooms or news coverage. Terms apply, see operator site for Terms and Conditions. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, help is available. Call the National Council on Problem Gambling 24/7 at 1-800-GAMBLER (NJ, OH), 1-800-522-4700 (CO), 1-800-BETS-OFF (IA), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN). Must be 21 or older to gamble. Sports betting and gambling are not legal in all locations. Be sure to comply with laws applicable where you reside.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *