Pistons vs Pacers Final: 96-88 - Recap
|Pistons vs Pacers Final: 96-88 - Recap|
The Pistons got a 20-point performance from Jonas Jerebko, who added 12 rebounds as Detroit ran past Indiana 96-88 on Saturday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Pistons were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 181.5.
Detroit got 19 points from Greg Monroe and another 16 points from Ben Gordon. Rodney Stuckey contributed 7 assists, while Jonas Jerebko cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Indiana got 16 points from George Hill in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tyler Hansbrough. Darren Collison contributed 8 assists for the Pacers, while Darren Collison had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 52-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 49 boards, while Indiana only had 36.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Orlando looking for another win. For Indiana, they head on the road to face New Jersey.