Recap - Rockets Defeat Detroit 108-100
The Rockets grabbed a 108-100 win over the Pistons on Tuesday, behind a 20-point effort from Patrick Patterson at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 201.5.
Houston got 16 points from Kevin Martin and another 10 points from Chase Budinger. Aaron Brooks contributed 6 assists, while Luis Scola cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 21-point performance from Will Bynum, who was supported by 19 points from Rodney Stuckey. Will Bynum had 6 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 12 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 50 boards, while Detroit only had 43.
Houston heads into a battle against the Cavaliers. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.