Pistons Fall 105-82 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
Detroit was run off the court by the Timberwolves on Tuesday as Minnesota blasted the Pistons 105-82 at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 195.5.
Minnesota got 21 points from J.J. Barea and another 18 points from Nikola Pekovic. Ricky Rubio contributed 9 assists, while Nikola Pekovic cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Detroit got 14 points from Jose Calderon in a losing cause and another 11 points from Greg Monroe. Charlie Villanueva contributed 4 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 12 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 44-38.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 41 boards, while Detroit only had 37.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Toronto.