Recap - Bobcats Defeat Detroit 105-100
D.J. Augustin went off for 27 points and added 1 rebounds leading Charlotte over Detroit, 105-100, on Monday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Even though Charlotte won, nobody won at the betting window as the game was a push (based on the closing point spread of 5). Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 193.5.
Charlotte got 23 points from Stephen Jackson and another 14 points from Tyrus Thomas. Boris Diaw contributed 6 assists, while Stephen Jackson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Detroit got 25 points from Charlie Villanueva in a losing cause and another 17 points from Tayshaun Prince. Will Bynum contributed 7 assists for the Pistons, while Chris Wilcox had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 56-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Charlotte as they grabbed 46 boards, while Detroit only had 32.
Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.