Recap - Suns Defeat Detroit 92-89
|Recap - Suns Defeat Detroit 92-89|
Phoenix got 16 points from Michael Beasley en route to a 92-89 victory over Detroit on Friday at US Airways Center.
The Suns earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 4.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 195.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Phoenix got 16 points from Marcin Gortat and another 15 points from Goran Dragic. Goran Dragic contributed 10 assists, while Marcin Gortat cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Detroit got 18 points from Tayshaun Prince in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jason Maxiell. Brandon Knight contributed 10 assists for the Pistons, while Andre Drummond had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 54-46 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-39.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Orlando looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.