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Greg Monroe. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images) FILE

Pistons Fall To Wizards 106 – 82

Greg Monroe scored 14 points and Brandon Jennings had 13 for Detroit, which has dropped four of five.

97.1 The Ticket–12/28/2013

Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons controls the ball against David West #21 of the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on December 16, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.2013 NBAE (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Top Pacers 101-96

The Pistons were tougher inside, tougher on defense and tougher at fending off challenges.

97.1 The Ticket–12/16/2013

Josh Smith #6 of the Detroit Pistons saves the ball against the Minnesota Timberwolves on December 10, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan.(Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Pounded By Timberwolves 121-94

Brandon Jennings had 20 points for Detroit, but Greg Monroe and Andre Drummond were held to a combined total of 18 points and 10 rebounds.


Brandon Jennings #7 of the Detroit Pistons (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images) FILE

Jennings Leads Pistons Over Bulls 92-75

Andre Drummond (14 rebounds), Greg Monroe (12) and Josh Smith (10) helped Detroit to a 51-44 rebounding edge as the Pistons (10-10) stretched their road winning streak to four games dating to Nov. 24.

97.1 The Ticket–12/07/2013

Kyle Singler #25 of the Detroit Pistons drives on LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat during a game at American Airlines Arena on December 3, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Pistons Douse Heat 107-97

The Pistons led by 18 before Miami got within three points in the fourth, but never trailed in the game’s final 47 minutes.

97.1 The Ticket–12/03/2013

Brooklyn Nets Mason Plumlee (R) defends against Detroit Pistons Greg Monroe during their NBA game at the Barclays Center on November 24, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Pistons 109, Brooklyn Nets 97

Reserve Rodney Stuckey scored a season-high 27 points and the Detroit Pistons sent the Brooklyn Nets to a fifth straight loss and sole possession of last place in the Atlantic Division with a 109-97 victory Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–11/24/2013

Andre Drummond #0 of the Detroit Pistons .(Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kid Gets Into Dance-Off With Usher At Detroit Pistons Game [VIDEO]

Some of the best moments of a sporting event can come during the TV timeouts.

CBS Detroit–11/23/2013

Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons drives to the basket against Andrea Bargnani #77 of the New York Knicks on November 19, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Beat The Knicks 92-86

Rodney Stuckey scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half, and the Detroit Pistons beat the New York Knicks for the first time in eight meetings, 92-86 on Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–11/19/2013

Pau Gasol #16 and Jordan Hill #27 of the Los Angeles Lakers reach for a rebound against Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons at Staples Center on November 17, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jordan Hill Leads Lakers Past Pistons 114-99

Jordan Hill barely played for coach Mike D’Antoni when they were together with the New York Knicks four years ago, and he started this season on D’Antoni’s bench again with the Los Angeles Lakers.

97.1 The Ticket–11/18/2013

Josh Smith #6 of the Detroit Pistons takes the ball to the basket against Chuck Hayes #42 of the Sacramento Kings at Sleep Train Arena on November 15, 2013 in Sacramento, California. (Credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Smith, Pistons Snap 4-Game Skid, Beat Kings 97-90

After having his worst game in a Detroit Pistons uniform earlier in the week, free agent Josh Smith erased that memory with his best game Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–11/16/2013