Detroit Defeats Orlando 102-95 - Recap
The Pistons got a 22-point performance from Greg Monroe, who added 11 rebounds as Detroit ran past Orlando 102-95 on Tuesday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Bettors who backed the Pistons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 181.5.
Detroit got 18 points from Ben Gordon and another 15 points from Tayshaun Prince. Ben Gordon contributed 7 assists, while Greg Monroe cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Orlando got 31 points from Glen Davis in a losing cause and another 16 points from Hedo Turkoglu. Chris Duhon contributed 5 assists for the Magic, while Glen Davis had 10 rebounds.
Detroit led at halftime, 50-47.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-30.
Detroit heads into a battle against the Wizards. Orlando, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.