Recap - Nets Defeat Detroit 93-90
|Recap - Nets Defeat Detroit 93-90|
Brooklyn earned a 93-90 victory over Detroit on Wednesday, getting 17 points from Brook Lopez at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Brooklyn won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 190.5.
Brooklyn got 16 points from Joe Johnson and another 14 points from Gerald Wallace. Deron Williams contributed 9 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 23-point performance from Greg Monroe, who was supported by 13 points from Will Bynum. Jose Calderon had 9 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 10 rebounds.
Brooklyn trailed at halftime, 46-40.
Brooklyn won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-41.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face San Antonio.