Raptors Down Detroit 103-93 - Match Report
The Raptors grabbed a 103-93 win over the Pistons on Wednesday, behind a 23-point effort from DeMar DeRozan at Air Canada Centre.
Bettors who backed the Raptors were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 188.5.
Toronto got 17 points from Leandro Barbosa and another 15 points from James Johnson. Jose Calderon contributed 15 assists, while Aaron Gray cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Detroit got 30 points from Greg Monroe in a losing cause and another 16 points from Brandon Knight. Walker Russell Jr. contributed 4 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 14 rebounds.
Toronto led at halftime, 53-45.
The rebound battle favored Toronto as they grabbed 47 boards, while Detroit only had 37.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.