Portland vs Detroit Wrap - Detroit Wins 108-101
Portland was scorched by Brandon Knight for 26 points as the Pistons defated the Trail Blazers 108-101 in NBA action on Monday.
Detroit was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 193.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 20 points from Greg Monroe and another 16 points from Kyle Singler. Kyle Singler contributed 5 assists, while Greg Monroe cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Portland got 32 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 19 points from Wesley Matthews. Damian Lillard contributed 7 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Nicolas Batum had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 54-49 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 47 boards, while Portland only had 42.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Portland, they head on the road to face Washington.