Orlando vs Detroit Recap - Pistons Win 89-78
Ben Gordon went off for 26 points and added 3 rebounds leading Detroit over Orlando, 89-78, on Monday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Detroit was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 184.5.
Detroit got 14 points from Rodney Stuckey and another 14 points from Tayshaun Prince. Ben Gordon contributed 6 assists, while Jonas Jerebko cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Orlando got 19 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 13 points from Hedo Turkoglu. Jameer Nelson contributed 5 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 46-44 at the break.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-28.
Detroit heads into a battle against the Bulls. Orlando, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.