Recap - Pistons Defeat Toronto 76-73
|Recap - Pistons Defeat Toronto 76-73|
The Pistons got 19 points from Brandon Knight as Detroit ran past Toronto 76-73 on Sunday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Pistons earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 4.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 187.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Detroit got 19 points from Ben Gordon and another 9 points from Tayshaun Prince. Rodney Stuckey contributed 6 assists, while Greg Monroe cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Toronto got 16 points from DeMar DeRozan in a losing cause and another 12 points from Linas Kleiza. Gary Forbes contributed 4 assists for the Raptors, while Solomon Alabi had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Toronto were victorious, as the score was 34-29 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Toronto as they grabbed 45 boards, while Detroit only had 40.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Raptors will aim to get back on the winning track at Milwaukee.