Milwaukee Falls 88-80 to Pistons - Recap
The Pistons got a 26-point performance from Brandon Knight as Detroit ran past Milwaukee 88-80 on Friday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Pistons were a 5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 183.5.
Detroit got 18 points from Greg Monroe and another 13 points from Tayshaun Prince. Brandon Knight contributed 7 assists, while Jason Maxiell cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Milwaukee got 20 points from Brandon Jennings in a losing cause and another 14 points from Shaun Livingston. Beno Udrih contributed 3 assists for the Bucks, while Ersan Ilyasova had 12 rebounds.
The Pistons hit the break leading 51-41 before taking care of business in the second half.
Detroit had a 47-41 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Detroit heads into a battle against the Hornets. Milwaukee, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.