Pistons Fall 111-106 Against New Orleans - Game Recap
New Orleans earned a 111-106 victory over Detroit on Wednesday, getting 22 points from Ryan Anderson at New Orleans Arena.
Bettors who backed the Pelicans were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 204.5.
Jason Smith had 22 points for New Orleans and Jrue Holiday chipped in with 19 points. Jrue Holiday had 8 assists for the Pelicans, while Jason Smith was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
The Pistons got a 28-point performance from Greg Monroe, who was supported by 25 points from Brandon Jennings. Brandon Jennings had 4 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Andre Drummond grabbed 11 rebounds.
New Orleans led at halftime, 57-51.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-43.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Memphis looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Brooklyn.