The battle between the Bulls and Pistons didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Detroit was handed a 92-68 defeat on Monday at United Center.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 14-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 177.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 23 points from Carlos Boozer and another 22 points from Derrick Rose. Derrick Rose contributed 8 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Detroit got 14 points from Greg Monroe in a losing cause and another 13 points from Brandon Knight. Greg Monroe contributed 6 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 10 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 43-34.
Chicago had a 41-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.