Charlotte Defeats Detroit 97-87 - Recap
|Charlotte Defeats Detroit 97-87 - Recap|
The Bobcats got a 39-point performance from Stephen Jackson as Charlotte handed Detroit a 97-87 defeat on Wednesday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Charlotte was an underdog by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
Charlotte got 14 points from Kwame Brown and another 10 points from Gerald Wallace. Boris Diaw contributed 9 assists, while Kwame Brown cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 20-point performance from Ben Gordon, who was supported by 16 points from Tayshaun Prince. Tracy McGrady had 8 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 44-41 at the break.
Charlotte had a 46-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Charlotte heads into a battle against the Heat. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.