Pistons Down Cleveland 116-77 - Match Report
The battle between the Pistons and Cavaliers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Cleveland was handed a 116-77 defeat on Tuesday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Detroit was a favorite by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 192.5.
Detroit got 28 points from Brandon Knight and another 15 points from Tayshaun Prince. Brandon Knight contributed 7 assists, while Greg Monroe cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got an 18 -point performance from Manny Harris, who was supported by 12 points from Tristan Thompson. Donald Sloan had 4 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Tristan Thompson grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 61-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 41 boards, while Cleveland only had 34.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Philadelphia.