Detroit Falls 97-72 to Heat - Recap
|Detroit Falls 97-72 to Heat - Recap|
The battle between the Heat and Pistons didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Detroit was handed a 97-72 defeat on Wednesday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami was the ATS victor, as they covered the 11-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 191.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
LeBron James had 18 points for Miami and Dwyane Wade chipped in with 16 points. Mario Chalmers had 6 assists for the Heat, while Chris Bosh was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Detroit got 15 points from Greg Monroe in a losing cause and another 10 points from Charlie Villanueva. Tayshaun Prince contributed 2 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 8 rebounds.
Miami led at halftime, 54-42.
Miami had a 45-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Orlando.