Cleveland Defeats Detroit 97-96 - Recap
Matthew Dellavedova scored 21 points leading the Cavaliers to a 97-96 victory over Detroit at The Palace of Auburn Hills on Wednesday.
Cleveland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 205.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cleveland got 18 points from Dion Waiters and another 17 points from Jarrett Jack. Matthew Dellavedova contributed 6 assists, while Anderson Varejao cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Detroit got 24 points from Josh Smith in a losing cause and another 18 points from Kyle Singler. Brandon Jennings contributed 13 assists for the Pistons, while Andre Drummond had 11 rebounds.
The Cavaliers hit the break trailing 51-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
Detroit had a 48-45 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nets. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.