Detroit Falls 105-94 to Thunder - Recap
Detroit was victimized for 25 points and 13 rebounds by Kevin Durant as the Thunder defeated the Pistons 105-94 in NBA action on Friday.
Oklahoma City won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 197.5.
Oklahoma City got 25 points from Serge Ibaka and another 16 points from Kevin Martin. Russell Westbrook contributed 6 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 22-point performance from Andre Drummond, who was supported by 16 points from Tayshaun Prince. Brandon Knight had 6 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 49-42 at the break.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-38.
Oklahoma City 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 at Houston.