The Pistons grabbed a 107-93 win over the Raptors on Wednesday, behind a 24-point effort from Richard Hamilton at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Bettors who backed the Pistons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 206.5.
Detroit got 22 points from Tayshaun Prince and another 21 points from Greg Monroe. Rodney Stuckey contributed 14 assists, while Greg Monroe cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Raptors got a 20-point performance from Andrea Bargnani, who was supported by 18 points from Leandro Barbosa. Jose Calderon had 6 assists in a losing cause for Toronto, while Reggie Evans grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 63-52 at the break.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-38.
Detroit heads into a battle against the Knicks. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.