Recap - Wizards Defeat Detroit 106-99
John Wall went off for 29 points and added 4 rebounds leading Washington over Detroit, 106-99, on Monday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 203.5.
Washington got 15 points from Trevor Ariza and another 13 points from Bradley Beal. John Wall contributed 7 assists, while Trevor Ariza cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 22-point performance from Greg Monroe, who was supported by 17 points from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Brandon Jennings had 14 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Andre Drummond grabbed 16 rebounds.
Washington trailed at halftime, 63-53.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 43 boards, while Washington only had 42.
Washington 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 vs Memphis.