Hornets Down Detroit 105-86 - Match Report
Ryan Anderson went off for 31 points and added 4 rebounds leading New Orleans to a 105-86 win over Detroit on Monday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
New Orleans was an underdog by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
New Orleans got 23 points from Robin Lopez and another 14 points from Roger Mason. Greivis Vasquez contributed 13 assists, while Al-Farouq Aminu cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Detroit got 19 points from Rodney Stuckey in a losing cause and another 17 points from Greg Monroe. Jose Calderon contributed 9 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 55-41 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 49 boards, while Detroit only had 41.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Portland looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Washington.