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The (13-13) Detroit Pistons of the Eastern Conference Central Division are in the “METROPLEX” for an out of Conference matchup.
Detroit will play the (6-18) Dallas Mavericks of the Western Conference Southwest in 2016-17 NBA action.
Tip-off is 8:30 PM EST. The game is on Wednesday. December 14, 2016. The teams will play at the American Airlines Center in downtown Dallas, Texas.
The best Sports Handicapper believes the Detroit Pistons were supposed to be an up and coming team in the National Basketball Association. However, the injury to Point Guard Reggie Jackson is rearing its ugly head.
The Dallas Mavericks ownership will probably unload some hefty salaries in the offseason. Dallas is going nowhere fast.
The Opening Betting line has the Dallas Mavericks as a Four Point Home Underdog Against The Spread. The Betting Odds Total is 190 Points for Wednesday’s contest.
The Detroit Pistons are one game in front of last-place Milwaukee in the Central Division.
Detroit has won their last two games in Dallas after dropping the previous six.
The team plays just twice per season. Detroit Head Coach and General Manager Stan Van Gundy believes the return of Jackson, who is just getting back in shape will put the Pistons near the elite of the League.
The former Boston College standout is averaging double figures in his first five games back of the floor.
Shooting Guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is also back in the lineup after a one-game absence with a minor knee injury.
The Detroit offense ranks twenty-fifth in the NBA scoring the basketball. Defensively, the team is second in the league, allowing opponents 96.1 points per contest.
Small Forward Tobias Harris is the team’s leading scorer. All Star Center Andre Drummond is still one of the best shot blockers in the Association in the post.
Bovada.Lv list the 2016-17 Detroit Pistons at +4,000 to win the NBA Eastern Conference Title.
The 2016-17 Dallas Mavericks began the season looking like they would get the first pick in the 2017 NBA draft.
However, the Mavericks are looking to get their third victory in their last four games.
Head Coach Rick Carlisle told reporter after a December 12 home win against Denver that is was the best game his team has played this season.
Dallas is in a competitive division with San Antonio, Houston, and Memphis.
Carlisle understands long time star Dirk Nowitzki is not the player he one was but he can still point the ball in the basket.
Dallas ranks last in the NBA scoring the basketball, averaging 93.5 points per game. Defensively the Mavericks are among the best league wide.
Former Golden State forward Harrison Barnes is the team’s leading scorer, and Wesley Matthews is second.
Owner Mark Cuban understands the dynamics of the league and will make some moves to upgrade his roster after the season.
Bovada.Lv list the 2016-17 Dallas Mavericks at +25,000 to win the Western Conference Southwest Division Championship.
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