Pistons Down Boston 104-92 - Match Report
|Pistons Down Boston 104-92 - Match Report|
Tracy McGrady scored 21 points leading the Pistons to a 104-92 victory over Boston at The Palace of Auburn Hills on Wednesday.
The Pistons were a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 186.5.
Tayshaun Prince had 18 points for Detroit and Charlie Villanueva chipped in with 14 points. Tracy McGrady had 8 assists for the Pistons, while Chris Wilcox was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Boston got 33 points from Paul Pierce in a losing cause and another 12 points from Ray Allen. Paul Pierce contributed 8 assists for the Celtics, while Ray Allen had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 45-37 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 29 boards, while Boston only had 28.
Detroit heads into a battle against the Suns. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Orleans.