Rodney Stuckey scored 29 points for Detroit on Wednesday, leading the Pistons to a 109-94 victory over Charlotte at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Detroit won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 189.5.
Brandon Knight had 20 points for Detroit and Greg Monroe chipped in with 19 points. Brandon Knight had 5 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 20 boards.
Charlotte got 17 points from Corey Maggette in a losing cause and another 15 points from DJ White. D.J. Augustin contributed 10 assists for the Bobcats, while Boris Diaw had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 58-43 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 55 boards, while Charlotte only had 37.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Memphis looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head on the road to face San Antonio.