Pistons Top Raptors 76-73

AUBURN HILLS (WWJ/AP) – The Raptors had the last shot but the Detroit Pistons walk away with the win, beating Toronto 76-73 on Sunday.

Reserve Ben Gordon scored 19 points, including the go-ahead basket, to help the Detroit Pistons beat the Raptors.

Gordon’s 3-pointer with less than 3 minutes to play broke a 68-all tie and he added four subsequent free throws to keep Detroit ahead.

Rookie Brandon Knight also had 19 points to help the Pistons end a two-game losing streak.

DeMar DeRozan had 16 for the Raptors, who lost their third straight.

The Detroit Pistons take on the Indiana Pacers on Monday night – game time 7 p.m.

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