Detroit got 20 points from Jonas Jerebko en route to a 109-92 victory over New Jersey on Friday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Detroit won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 188.5.
Rodney Stuckey had 19 points for Detroit and Greg Monroe chipped in with 18 points. Rodney Stuckey had 5 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
New Jersey got 16 points from Johan Petro in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jordan Farmar. Sundiata Gaines contributed 6 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 52-33 at the break.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-31.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wizards. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Antonio.