Detroit was scorched by Joe Johnson for 28 points as the Nets defated the Pistons 107-105 in NBA action on Friday.
Bettors who backed the Nets were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 190.5.
Brooklyn got 25 points from Gerald Wallace and another 17 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams contributed 6 assists, while Gerald Wallace cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 22-point performance from Brandon Knight, who was supported by 19 points from Rodney Stuckey. Tayshaun Prince had 6 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Tayshaun Prince grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Nets hit the break leading 59-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 54 boards, while Brooklyn only had 43.
Brooklyn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.