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Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Detroit Pistons and the Cleveland Cavaliers meet at Quicken Loans Arena.

Oddsmakers opened the Pistons as -6-point favorites versus the Cavaliers, while the game's total opened at 215.

Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 125-118 winner as they battled the Knicks on the road. The Cavaliers covered in the match as a +1.5-point underdog, while 243 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Detroit was a 105-93 loser on the road against the Spurs. They failed to cover the +4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (198) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Detroit:
Team record: 29-31 SU,28-30-2 ATS
Detroit is 6-3 ATS in its last 9 games
Detroit is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 7 games

Cleveland:
Team record: 15-47 SU,28-33-1 ATS
Cleveland is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Cleveland is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games

Next up:
Detroit home to Toronto Sunday, March 3
Cleveland home to Orlando Sunday, March 3