Recap - Pacers Defeat Detroit 102-101
Tyler Hansbrough scored 21 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, leading Indiana over Detroit, 102-101, on Wednesday at Conseco Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed the Pacers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 204.5.
Indiana got 18 points from Danny Granger and another 11 points from Darren Collison. Darren Collison contributed 6 assists, while Tyler Hansbrough cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 27-point performance from Greg Monroe, who was supported by 21 points from Rodney Stuckey. Tracy McGrady had 12 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 12 rebounds.
Indiana led at halftime, 51-43.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 45 boards, while Detroit only had 43.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face Utah looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.