Nets Down Detroit 119-82 - Match Report
Brooklyn cruised to victory on Monday, running Detroit out of the gym and running up a 119-82 score at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Brooklyn won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 191.5.
Brooklyn got 31 points from Deron Williams and another 18 points from Brook Lopez. Deron Williams contributed 5 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Detroit got 18 points from Will Bynum in a losing cause and another 17 points from Greg Monroe. Will Bynum contributed 6 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 59-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Brooklyn as they grabbed 41 boards, while Detroit only had 33.
Brooklyn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mavericks. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track at Miami.