Recap - Thunder Defeat Detroit 119-110
|Recap - Thunder Defeat Detroit 119-110|
Detroit was victimized by Kevin Durant for 37 points as the Thunder defeated the Pistons 119-110 in NBA action on Friday.
Bettors who backed the Thunder were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 197.5.
Oklahoma City got 20 points from Russell Westbrook and another 17 points from Steven Adams. Kevin Durant contributed 7 assists, while Steven Adams cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Detroit got 25 points from Josh Smith in a losing cause and another 22 points from Brandon Jennings. Brandon Jennings contributed 11 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 55-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 52 boards, while Detroit only had 42.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wizards. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track at Portland.