Richard Hamilton scored 27 points for Detroit on Sunday, leading the Pistons to a 115-110 victory over Washington at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Bettors who backed the Pistons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 194.5.
Detroit got 25 points from Charlie Villanueva and another 15 points from Rodney Stuckey. Rodney Stuckey contributed 7 assists, while Charlie Villanueva cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Washington got 20 points from JaVale McGee in a losing cause and another 20 points from Andray Blatche. Gilbert Arenas contributed 16 assists for the Wizards, while JaVale McGee had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 55-52 at the break.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-41.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Dallas looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Philadelphia.