The Detroit Pistons haven't won since their last game against the Brooklyn Nets. The Pistons will try to end their four-game slide against the same opponent.
Andre Drummond and Tobias Harris scored 22 points apiece in Detroit's 114-80 victory at Brooklyn on Jan. 10. The Pistons will likely need big games again from that duo on Sunday afternoon after falling to .500 in the standings. They have lost to four Eastern Conference teams -- the Chicago Bulls, Charlotte Hornets, Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards -- during the losing streak.
Defensive breakdowns have been common. The Raptors were the only team that didn't shoot at least 48.3 percent against Detroit during that stretch. The Wizards shot 50 percent and scored 45 third-quarter points in their 122-112 win at Little Caesars Arena on Friday.
"Our guys coming off the bench to start the second quarter just were not ready for the pressure that their bench guys brought," Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy said. "The third quarter, I really don't know what the problem was." >> Read more
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