Andre Drummond had a career-high 27 rebounds — 17 offensive — to go with 22 points in the Pistons’ eighth straight loss.
In their second straight season out of the playoffs, at least the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers know they can still beat the Detroit Pistons.
“You can’t blame our threes, because we don’t give them a lot of shots,” Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy said.
Jodie Meeks scored 20 points and Reggie Jackson had 14 for Detroit, which has lost four straight.
The 6-foot-9 Miller averaged 11.5 points, 9.0 rebounds and 19.7 minutes in two games with the Grand Rapids Drive.
The Detroit Pistons announced today that the club has recalled forward Quincy Miller from the team’s NBA Development League (D-League) affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive.
Greg Monroe had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Spencer Dinwiddie added 20 off the bench for Detroit, which has lost three straight.
Even though the home team lost to one of the worst squads in the NBA, this game featured everything from half-court shots, shots to the groin and circus shots.
The Pistons led by 18 in the second and by 12 at the half but blew what looked to be an easy game against the team with the NBA’s worst record.
The Pistons played the New York Knicks on Friday and KCP had a chance to showcase what is becoming his signature play — the chase-down block.