Detroit Pistons at Minnesota Timberwolves Matchup 3/27/2024

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DET 91 @ MIN 106

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DET 91 @ MIN 106

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In a matchup featuring one of the sputtering squads in the NBA, the Detroit Pistons (12-60) face the Minnesota Timberwolves (49-22) at Target Center on March 27, 2024. The Pistons have lost seven in a row and are 2-8 in their past 10 games. They enter this matchup as underdogs by 14.5 points. The point total is 215 for the matchup.

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
35-37-1 15-22-1 20-15-0
34-37-1 14-20-1 20-17-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 9-9-0 5-4-0 4-5-0 20-9-0 10-5-0 10-4-0
220.5 to 225 7-5-0 4-3-0 3-2-0 11-11-0 7-5-0 4-6-0
225.5 to 229 5-4-1 2-2-1 3-2-0 5-6-1 0-3-1 5-3-0
229.5 to 235 5-4-0 3-2-0 2-2-0 3-5-0 0-3-0 3-2-0
235.5 to 240 5-7-0 2-5-0 3-2-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
240.5 and over 5-7-0 2-3-0 3-4-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
36-36-1 18-19-1 18-17-0
40-31-1 18-16-1 22-15-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 12-10-0 0-0-0 12-10-0 6-7-0 5-7-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 3-4-0 0-0-0 3-4-0 7-2-0 7-2-0 0-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 5-5-0 2-2-0 3-3-0 3-8-0 0-5-0 3-3-0
-0.5 to -3 1-2-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 6-5-1 2-2-1 4-3-0
0 to 3 2-3-0 2-3-0 0-0-0 6-4-0 3-0-0 3-4-0
+3.5 to +6.5 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-0-0 7-2-0 0-0-0 7-2-0
+7 to +10 4-7-1 4-7-1 0-0-0 4-1-0 1-0-0 3-1-0
+10.5 or more 6-4-0 6-4-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 5-29 14.7% 50 111.8
Underdog 9-56 13.8% 50 111.3
After Losses 8-37 17.8% 50 112.8
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 25-9 73.5% 54.4 111.6
Favorite 39-14 73.6% 53.8 113.7
After Win 31-11 73.8% 52.4 113.7

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112.8 29.9 28.3 28.4 26.2
112.4 28.7 27.2 29.4 27.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
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
Offense Scoring (Away)
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 (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112 28.1 28.5 27.9 27.5
108.9 27.2 27.1 28.1 26.5

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

Minnesota Timberwolves Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/29/24 MIN 110 vs MEM 101 -11.5 209 49.4% 22 5 40% 13 38.7% 20 17 29.7% 14
2/28/24 MIN 114 vs SA 105 -13 221.5 46.2% 17 11 41.9% 14 47.6% 15 7 39% 22
2/16/24 MIN 128 @ POR 91 +9.5 217 51.7% 27 11 36.7% 13 37.3% 30 9 27.6% 15
2/14/24 MIN 121 @ POR 109 +8.5 213.5 46.4% 34 12 39.4% 12 44.8% 25 12 37.9% 16
2/9/24 MIN 129 @ MIL 105 +2 226.5 55.2% 16 12 51.2% 8 49.4% 16 10 42.4% 13

Pistons vs. Timberwolves Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: BSN
  • Favorite: Timberwolves (-14.5)
  • Total: 215

Pistons vs. Timberwolves Matchup Statistics

  • The 113.2 points per game the Timberwolves average are seven fewer points than the Pistons give up (120.2).
  • The Timberwolves outscore opponents by 6.7 points per game (scoring 113.2 points per game to rank 18th in the league while allowing 106.5 per contest to rank first in the NBA) and have a +470 scoring differential overall.
  • The Pistons have been outscored by 9.1 points per game (posting 111.1 points per game, 24th in league, while giving up 120.2 per contest, 26th in NBA) and have a -653 scoring differential.
  • Offensively Minnesota has played worse in home games this year, putting up 111.6 points per game, compared to 114.6 per game when playing on the road.
  • At home Detroit is scoring 110.5 points per game, 1.3 fewer points than it is averaging away (111.8).
  • The Timberwolves' offense has been less effective over their last 10 games, racking up 112.6 points a contest compared to the 113.2 they've averaged this season.
  • Over their past 10 games, the Pistons are scoring 104.6 points per contest, 6.5 fewer points than their season average (111.1).

Pistons vs. Timberwolves Previous Meetings

Timberwolves vs Pistons (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
1/17/2024 Timberwolves -12.5 223.5 -750 +525 124-117 MIN
1/11/2023 Timberwolves -6 233.5 -250 +210 135-118 DET
12/31/2022 Timberwolves -7.5 232.5 -275 +230 116-104 DET

Timberwolves Leaders

  • Anthony Edwards averages 26.4 points, 5.5 rebounds and 5.2 assists, shooting 46.5% from the floor and 37.4% from beyond the arc, with 2.5 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Rudy Gobert averages 13.6 points, 12.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists, shooting 64.6% from the floor (second in league).
  • Mike Conley is averaging 11.0 points, 6.0 assists and 2.9 rebounds.
  • Naz Reid averages 13.1 points, 5.1 boards and 1.2 assists, shooting 48.4% from the floor and 42.1% from beyond the arc, with 2.1 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Kyle Anderson averages 6.5 points, 3.6 boards and 4.2 assists, shooting 46.8% from the floor.

Pistons Leaders

  • Cade Cunningham averages 22.1 points for the Pistons, plus 4.3 boards and 7.6 assists.
  • Jalen Duren averages 13.8 points, 11.9 rebounds and 2.5 assists. He is also sinking 62.5% of his shots from the floor (fifth in league).
  • The Pistons get 15.2 points per game from Jaden Ivey, plus 3.5 boards and 3.7 assists.
  • The Pistons are getting 7.6 points, 1.7 boards and 3.2 assists per game from Marcus Sasser.
  • Killian Hayes averages 6.9 points, 2.8 boards and 4.9 assists. He is draining 41.3% of his shots from the floor.

Pistons vs. Timberwolves Injury Report

  • Timberwolves Injuries: Jaylen Clark: Out (Achilles), Karl-Anthony Towns: Out (Knee), Rudy Gobert: Questionable (Rib), Anthony Edwards: Questionable (Dislocated Finger)
  • Pistons Injuries: 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), Cade Cunningham: Questionable (Injury Management), Jalen Duren: Probable (Back), 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)