Indiana earned a 98-79 victory over Detroit on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Roy Hibbert at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Indiana won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 181.5.
Indiana got 15 points from George Hill and another 14 points from David West. Lance Stephenson contributed 5 assists, while Lance Stephenson cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Pistons got an 18 -point performance from Greg Monroe, who was supported by 14 points from Rodney Stuckey. Brandon Knight had 4 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Andre Drummond grabbed 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 54-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 56 boards, while Detroit only had 44.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face Miami looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Cleveland.