Recap - Pistons Defeat Atlanta 102-95
|Recap - Pistons Defeat Atlanta 102-95|
Rodney Stuckey scored 29 points for Detroit on Tuesday, leading the Pistons to a 102-95 victory over Atlanta at Philips Arena.
The Pistons were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 209.5.
Detroit got 21 points from Greg Monroe and another 19 points from Andre Drummond. Brandon Jennings contributed 6 assists, while Andre Drummond cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
The Hawks got a 24-point performance from Paul Millsap, who was supported by 15 points from Jeff Teague. Jeff Teague had 9 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Paul Millsap grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 58-52 at the break.
Detroit had a 53-48 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Hawks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.