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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Detroit Pistons

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Thursday when the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Detroit Pistons meet at Little Caesars Arena.

Oddsmakers opened the Pistons as -7.5-point favorites versus the Cavaliers, while the game's total opened at 220.

In their last action, Detroit was a 133-132 winner at home against the 76ers. They covered the +1-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (265) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 102-86 loser as they battled the Nets at home. The Cavaliers failed to cover in the match as a -3-point favorite, while 188 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Cleveland:
Team record: 0-4 SU,2-2 ATS
Current Streak: lost 4 straight games.
Cleveland is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
Cleveland is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Cleveland is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road

Detroit:
Team record: 3-0 SU,1-2 ATS
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
Detroit is 11-5 ATS in its last 16 games
Detroit is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games

Next up:
Cleveland home to Indiana Saturday, October 27
Detroit home to Boston Saturday, October 27