Pistons

Pistons-Suns Preview 11-2-12

View Comments
(Photo by J.Dennis/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

(Photo by J.Dennis/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Detroit Pistons
Upcoming Games

Buy Pistons Tickets Full Schedule
Wednesday Nov 26
vs. Clippers
Friday Nov 28
vs. Bucks
Sunday Nov 30
vs. Warriors
Pistons Central
Shop for Pistons Gear
Buy Pistons Tickets

NBA Scoreboard
NBA Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

(AP) — It might take some time for the new-look Phoenix Suns to start jelling.

The young Detroit Pistons are hoping it doesn’t take long for them to learn how to win.

Phoenix will try to avoid a second consecutive home loss Friday night when the Pistons also go for win No. 1 as they open a six-game western swing.

With Steve Nash and Grant Hill gone and nine new players on this year’s roster, the Suns are obviously still getting used to each other’s tendencies and learning how they fit in coach Alvin Gentry’s system. Their new starting forwards had very different debuts Wednesday, with Luis Scola going for 15 points and 11 rebounds while Michael Beasley had eight points on 2-of-9 shooting with four boards in an 87-85 loss to Golden State.

Click HERE for the full game preview

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,051 other followers