Who’s Playing

Detroit @ Golden State

Current Records: Detroit 10-30; Golden State 20-18

What to Know

This Wednesday, the Golden State Warriors are hoping to patch up the holes in a defense that has allowed an average of 117.47 points per game. Their homestand continues as they prepare to take on the Detroit Pistons at 10 p.m. ET Jan. 4 at Chase Center. Golden State is out to keep their six-game home win streak alive.

It may have taken double overtime to finish the job, but the Warriors ultimately got the result they were hoping for on Monday with a 143-141 victory over the Atlanta Hawks. Shooting guard Klay Thompson had a stellar game for Golden State as he shot 10-for-21 from downtown and finished with 54 points and eight boards.

Meanwhile, 2023 “welcomed” Detroit with a 135-106 beatdown courtesy of the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday. Detroit was down 102-82 at the end of the third quarter, which was just too much to recover from. Shooting guard Jaden Ivey wasn’t much of a difference maker for Detroit; Ivey picked up five fouls and turned the ball over five times en route to a 3-for-11, 13-point finish.

The Warriors are the favorite in this one, with an expected 7.5-point margin of victory. They might be worth taking a chance on against the spread as they are currently on a three-game streak of ATS wins.

Golden State’s win lifted them to 20-18 while Detroit’s defeat dropped them down to 10-30. We’ll see if Golden State can repeat their recent success or if the Pistons bounce back and reverse their fortune.

How To Watch

  • When: Wednesday at 10 p.m. ET
  • Where: Chase Center — San Francisco, California
  • TV: Bally Sports – Detroit
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Ticket Cost: $59.00


The Warriors are a big 7.5-point favorite against the Pistons, according to the latest NBA odds.

The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Warriors as a 6.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -112

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Series History

Golden State have won nine out of their last 14 games against Detroit.

  • Oct 30, 2022 – Detroit 128 vs. Golden State 114
  • Jan 18, 2022 – Golden State 102 vs. Detroit 86
  • Nov 19, 2021 – Golden State 105 vs. Detroit 102
  • Jan 30, 2021 – Golden State 118 vs. Detroit 91
  • Dec 29, 2020 – Golden State 116 vs. Detroit 106
  • Jan 04, 2020 – Detroit 111 vs. Golden State 104
  • Mar 24, 2019 – Golden State 121 vs. Detroit 114
  • Dec 01, 2018 – Detroit 111 vs. Golden State 102
  • Dec 08, 2017 – Golden State 102 vs. Detroit 98
  • Oct 29, 2017 – Detroit 115 vs. Golden State 107
  • Jan 12, 2017 – Golden State 127 vs. Detroit 107
  • Dec 23, 2016 – Golden State 119 vs. Detroit 113
  • Jan 16, 2016 – Detroit 113 vs. Golden State 95
  • Nov 09, 2015 – Golden State 109 vs. Detroit 95

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