New Jersey vs Detroit Recap - Pistons Win 116-109
Detroit got 25 points from Richard Hamilton en route to a 116-109 victory over New Jersey on Wednesday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Pistons won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Detroit got 22 points from Rodney Stuckey and another 20 points from Greg Monroe. Rodney Stuckey contributed 10 assists, while Greg Monroe cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New Jersey got 39 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 18 points from Jordan Farmar. Jordan Farmar contributed 11 assists for the Nets, while Brook Lopez had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Jersey were victorious, as the score was 59-54 at the break.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-30.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.