Recap - Spurs Defeat Detroit 99-95
|Recap - Spurs Defeat Detroit 99-95|
San Antonio got 18 points from Tim Duncan en route to a 99-95 victory over Detroit on Tuesday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Spurs earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 188.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Tony Parker had 14 points for San Antonio and Richard Jefferson chipped in with 13 points. Tony Parker had 7 assists for the Spurs, while Tim Duncan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Pistons got a 23-point performance from Rodney Stuckey, who was supported by 18 points from Tayshaun Prince. Rodney Stuckey had 8 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Jason Maxiell grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 55-46 at the break.
Detroit had a 43-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, San Antonio takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Boston.