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Detroit Pistons vs New Orleans Pelicans Recap - Pistons Win 98-94

Blake Griffin went off for 37 points and added 9 rebounds leading Detroit to a 98-94 win over New Orleans on Wednesday at Smoothie King Center.

Detroit won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +5.0-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 222.0.

Detroit got 17 points from Reggie Jackson and another 11 points from Jon Leuer. Blake Griffin contributed 7 assists, while Zaza Pachulia cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

New Orleans got 29 points from Jrue Holiday in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jahlil Okafor. Jrue Holiday contributed 7 assists for the Pelicans, while Julius Randle had 13 rebounds.

The Pistons hit the break winning 57-47 before taking care of business in the second half.

Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Dallas looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head on the road to face Oklahoma City.