Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Detroit Pistons Match Prediction and Live Streaming

Detroit Pistons vs Cleveland Cavaliers Match Preview and how to watch

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Detroit Pistons Match is Friday, March 1, 2024, by 7:00 PM ET. The game will take place at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan. This will be their fourth meeting this season.

Team Performance Insights:

Cleveland Cavaliers (38–20):

Due to their excellent defense, which ranks second in the NBA at allowing just 109.7 points per game, Cleveland has been successful this season.

They rank 15th in the NBA league offensively, scoring 114.7 points per contest on average.

Rebounding is an area in which the Cavaliers excel; they rank seventh with 44.7 boards per game.

Tenth in the league, they average 27.7 assists per game.

Detroit Pistons (10–48):

The Pistons have had a difficult season with a -498 scoring differential and an 8.6-point per game deficit.

They score 112.7 points per game (ranked 22nd in the NBA) and give up 121.3 points per game (ranked 27th in the league).

The defensively solid Cavaliers team will present a formidable obstacle for Detroit.

Key Players for Cleveland Cavaliers:

1. Donovan Mitchell (Guard):

  • Stat Line: 28.0 points, 5.4 rebounds, 6.2 assists per game
  • Shooting Efficiency: 47.2% from the field, 37.1% from downtown
  • Noteworthy: Averaging 3.4 made 3-pointers per game (third in the league)

2. Jarrett Allen (Center):

  • Stat Line: 15.9 points, 2.7 assists, 10.4 rebounds per game
  • Rebounding Prowess: A significant contributor with a double-double average.

3. Max Strus (Forward):

  • Stat Line: 12.3 points, 4.8 rebounds, 3.8 assists per game
  • Three-Point Threat: Shooting 34.1% from downtown with an average of 2.4 made 3-pointers per game.

4. Caris LeVert (Guard/Forward):

  • Stat Line: 14.1 points, 3.8 rebounds, 4.7 assists per game
  • Defensive Impact: Averaging 0.9 steals and 0.5 blocks per game.

5. Evan Mobley (Forward/Center):

  • Stat Line: 15.8 points, 10.1 rebounds, 2.8 assists per game
  • Efficiency: Shooting an impressive 58.7% from the field.

Key Players for Detroit Pistons:

1. Cade Cunningham (Guard):

  • Scoring Leader: Averaging 22.5 points per game.
  • Playmaking: Leading in assists with an average of 7.4 per game.

2. Simone Fontecchio (Forward):

  • Scoring Contributor: Second in scoring with an average of 15.1 points per game.

3. Jalen Duren (Center):

  • Rebounding Leader: Averaging 12.0 rebounds per contest.
  • Board Dominance: Contributes significantly to Detroit’s rebounding efforts.

4. Ausar Thompson (Guard/Forward):

  • Defensive Standout: Leading in steals with an average of 1.0 per game.
  • Shot Blocker: Also leading in blocked shots with an average of 0.9 per contest.

How to Watch:

You can catch the game on TV on BSDET and BSOH. But if you want to watch the match online, you can catch all the action on Fubo.

Head-to-Head Performance:

This marks the fourth meeting between the two teams this season, with the Cavaliers holding a 14-6 advantage in their head-to-head record. Cleveland has a 30-28-0 record against the spread, while Detroit is 28-29-0 ATS this season.

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