Pistons Fall 113-86 Against New York - Game Recap
New York cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Detroit out of the gym and running up a 113-86 score at Madison Square Garden.
The Knicks were a 10-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 184.5.
Carmelo Anthony had 25 points for New York and Landry Fields chipped in with 18 points. Carmelo Anthony had 6 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Detroit got 15 points from Jonas Jerebko in a losing cause and another 13 points from Greg Monroe. Rodney Stuckey contributed 3 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 57-45 at the break.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-30.
New York heads into a battle against the Bulls. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.