Lakers vs Pistons Prediction NBA Picks Today 2/13

Lakers vs Pistons Prediction NBA Picks Today 2/13

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crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA; February 13, 2024, 8:30 p.m. EST

 

Game Odds

Odds by ESPN BET

Time Spread Total ML
8:30 PM -11.5 (-115) o236.5 (-105) -800
- +11.5 (-105) u236.5 (-110) +550

Game Overview

The Detroit Pistons (8-44) hit the road to face the Los Angeles Lakers (28-26) at the crypto.com Arena in what promises to be an intriguing cross-conference matchup. Tip-off is scheduled for February 13, 2024, at 8:30 p.m. EST.

 

Team Statistics

Detroit Pistons

The Pistons have struggled this season, especially on the road, where they hold a dismal 4-21 record. Despite the efforts of Cade Cunningham, they have found wins hard to come by and face a tough challenge against the Lakers.

Los Angeles Lakers

The Lakers have been playing better lately and will look to capitalize on their home-court advantage against the struggling Pistons. With LeBron James leading the charge, they have the talent and experience to dominate this matchup.

 

Injuries and Player Matchups

The Pistons will be without Isaiah Stewart, while Evan Fournier, Malachi Flynn, and Quentin Grimes are listed as questionable for the game. The Lakers, meanwhile, have a few players sidelined, including Gabe Vincent, Max Christie, and Cam Reddish.

 

Recent Performances

Detroit Pistons

The Pistons are coming off a loss against the Los Angeles Clippers and have struggled to find consistency throughout the season. Their road woes continue to plague them, and they face a daunting task against the Lakers.

Los Angeles Lakers

The Lakers have shown signs of improvement recently, winning their last game against the New Orleans Pelicans. With LeBron James leading the way, they will look to extend their winning streak against the Pistons.

 

Prediction

Expect the Los Angeles Lakers to dominate the Detroit Pistons in this matchup. The Lakers have been playing much better lately and have the advantage of playing at home.

Furthermore, the Pistons have struggled on the road this season, posting a dismal 4-21 record away from home. They already lost to the Lakers by 26 points earlier this season in Detroit, indicating the vast disparity between the two teams.

Pick: Lakers -11.5 Spread

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