Boston Celtics at Detroit Pistons Matchup 3/22/2024

16-3, 1st East Atlantic
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BOS 129 @ DET 102

Little Caesars Arena, Final

14-68, 5th East Central

BOS 129 @ DET 102

Little Caesars Arena, Final

In a matchup featuring one of the hottest squads in the NBA, the Boston Celtics (55-14, 8-2 in their last 10) face the Detroit Pistons (12-57) at Little Caesars Arena on March 22, 2024. The Celtics are favorites by 13 points. The matchup's point total is 223.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Boston Celtics Celtics
85
-13 (-110)
-13.5 (-112)
224 pts
223.5 pts
-1200
-950
line-movement
Detroit Pistons Pistons
69
+13 (-110)
+13.5 (-108)
+750
+625

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
34-36-0 18-17-0 16-19-0
34-35-1 15-21-1 19-14-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 2-2-1 2-1-1 0-1-0 7-8-0 4-4-0 3-4-0
220.5 to 225 10-6-0 4-0-0 6-6-0 7-5-0 4-3-0 3-2-0
225.5 to 229 10-6-2 7-4-0 3-2-2 5-4-1 2-2-1 3-2-0
229.5 to 235 7-6-0 3-4-0 4-2-0 5-4-0 3-2-0 2-2-0
235.5 to 240 6-4-0 4-3-0 2-1-0 5-7-0 2-5-0 3-2-0
240.5 and over 3-5-0 0-2-0 3-3-0 5-7-0 2-3-0 3-4-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
38-29-3 20-14-1 18-15-2
34-35-1 17-19-1 17-16-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 10-8-0 10-8-0 0-0-0 11-9-0 0-0-0 11-9-0
-7 to -10 8-4-1 8-4-1 0-0-0 3-4-0 0-0-0 3-4-0
-3.5 to -6.5 3-2-0 2-2-0 1-0-0 5-5-0 2-2-0 3-3-0
-0.5 to -3 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 1-2-0 1-2-0 0-0-0
0 to 3 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 2-3-0 2-3-0 0-0-0
+3.5 to +6.5 7-5-0 0-0-0 7-5-0 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-0-0
+7 to +10 4-4-2 0-0-0 4-4-2 4-7-1 4-7-1 0-0-0
+10.5 or more 4-2-0 0-0-0 4-2-0 5-4-0 5-4-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 23-11 67.6% 52.9 118.6
Favorite 54-13 80.6% 56 120.9
After Losses 12-1 92.3% 65.4 123.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 7-29 19.4% 48.6 111
Underdog 9-53 14.5% 50.8 111.9
After Losses 8-37 17.8% 50 112.8

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.1 25.9 27.6 26.5 27.1
104.4 26.2 26.4 27.3 24.5
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.2 27.3 27.9 28.7 26.3
102.9 25.6 26.4 26.8 24.1
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
117 30.2 29.6 28.6 28.6
111.4 28.2 28.9 28.5 25.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
116.9 29.8 29.7 29.4 28
110.5 29 26.9 28 26.6

Boston Celtics Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 BOS 104 @ CLE 105 +8.5 217 42.4% 12 14 39.5% 13 43.3% 11 8 47.6% 8
2/28/24 BOS 117 vs PHI 99 -11.5 231.5 52.7% 37 9 22.7% 14 39.4% 12 8 33.3% 9
2/14/24 BOS 118 @ BKN 110 +8 226.5 51.8% 23 7 40.5% 13 49.4% 26 7 45.5% 12
2/11/24 BOS 110 @ MIA 106 +8 225 50.6% 17 6 41% 9 41.2% 15 14 30% 7
2/8/24 BOS 125 vs ATL 117 -12 244 52.7% 11 6 34.7% 14 42.2% 20 13 31.7% 9

Detroit Pistons Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 DET 110 @ MIA 118 -11 218 43.8% 22 10 28.6% 10 49.4% 23 8 45.2% 9
2/28/24 DET 105 @ CHI 95 -10.5 223 49.3% 23 8 37.8% 18 39.8% 18 15 6.9% 6
2/14/24 DET 111 @ LAL 125 -12 244.5 41.7% 17 17 28.6% 10 51.2% 30 7 40% 15
2/10/24 DET 106 @ LAC 112 -17 236 44.1% 7 14 30% 14 45.1% 26 0 33.3% 11
2/9/24 DET 128 @ POR 122 -4.5 226.5 48.4% 31 16 59.3% 16 46.1% 33 11 36.7% 15

Celtics vs. Pistons Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Friday, March 22, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Celtics (-13)
  • Total: 223

Celtics vs. Pistons Matchup Statistics

  • The Celtics record just 0.9 more points per game (121) than the Pistons give up (120.1).
  • The Celtics outscore opponents by 11.5 points per game (scoring 121 points per game to rank second in the league while allowing 109.5 per outing to rank sixth in the NBA) and have a +795 scoring differential overall.
  • The Pistons have been outscored by 8.5 points per game (posting 111.6 points per game, 24th in league, while conceding 120.1 per outing, 26th in NBA) and have a -588 scoring differential.
  • Boston is putting up 123.3 points per game when playing at home. In away games, it is averaging 118.6 points per contest.
  • Detroit averages 111 points per game at home, and 112.2 on the road.
  • The Celtics' offense has been better over their last 10 games, putting up 121.2 points per contest compared to the 121 they've averaged this season.
  • The Pistons are scoring 106.3 points per game in their past 10 games, which is 5.3 fewer points than their average for the season (111.6).

Celtics vs. Pistons Previous Meetings

Celtics vs Pistons (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
3/18/2024 Celtics -15 222 -1350 +800 119-94 BOS
12/28/2023 Celtics -17 233 -1350 +800 128-122 BOS
2/15/2023 Celtics -12 227 -700 +510 127-109 BOS
2/6/2023 Celtics -9.5 227 -425 +340 111-99 BOS
11/12/2022 Celtics -8.5 225.5 -365 +300 117-108 BOS
11/9/2022 Celtics -13 226 -850 +600 128-112 BOS

Celtics Leaders

  • Jayson Tatum averages 27.1 points, 8.3 boards and 4.9 assists.
  • Jaylen Brown is averaging 23.2 points, 3.7 assists and 5.6 rebounds.
  • Derrick White's numbers on the season are 15.3 points, 4.3 boards and 5.1 assists per contest, shooting 46.4% from the floor and 40.2% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2.7 made 3-pointers.
  • Kristaps Porzingis is averaging 20.4 points, 7 boards and 1.9 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.6 steals and 1.8 blocked shots.
  • Al Horford averages 8.3 points, 6.4 boards and 2.7 assists, shooting 50.3% from the field and 41.6% from beyond the arc, with 1.6 made treys per game.

Pistons Leaders

  • Cade Cunningham averages 22.2 points for the Pistons, plus 4.3 rebounds and 7.6 assists.
  • Per game, Jalen Duren gives the Pistons 13.8 points, 11.9 boards and 2.5 assists. He also averages 0.5 steals and 0.8 blocks.
  • Per game, Jaden Ivey provides the Pistons 15.3 points, 3.5 boards and 3.8 assists, plus 0.8 steals and 0.6 blocks.
  • Marcus Sasser's numbers on the season are 7.4 points, 1.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists per contest. He is draining 44.6% of his shots from the floor and 39.2% from 3-point range, with an average of 1.2 treys.
  • Per game, Killian Hayes gets the Pistons 6.9 points, 2.8 boards and 4.9 assists, plus 0.9 steals and 0.5 blocks.

Celtics vs. Pistons Injury Report

  • Celtics Injuries: Jay Scrubb: Out (Knee), Jrue Holiday: Out (Shoulder), Al Horford: Questionable (Toe), Kristaps Porzingis: Questionable (Hamstring), Jaylen Brown: Questionable (Ankle), Jayson Tatum: Questionable (Ankle), Sam Hauser: Probable (Ankle)
  • Pistons Injuries: Taj Gibson: Out (Hamstring), Taj Gibson: Out (Hamstring), Isaiah Stewart: Out (Hamstring), Quentin Grimes: Out (Knee), Quentin Grimes: Out (Knee), Simone Fontecchio: Out (Toe), Simone Fontecchio: Out (Toe), Ausar Thompson: Out (Illness), Stanley Umude: Out (Ankle), Danilo Gallinari: Out (Not With Team), Danilo Gallinari: Out (Not With Team), Danilo Gallinari: Out (Not With Team), Ryan Arcidiacono: Out (Trade Pending)