Andre Drummond had 19 points and 14 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons shot a season-best 55 percent to blow by the Utah Jazz 114-94 Monday night.
Burke, who was the national player of the year at Michigan last season and led the Wolverines to the Final Four, had plenty of supporters in the crowd at the Palace
When many Detroit Pistons fans think about Trey Burke, they contemplate what might have been.
During the first 14 games of the season, the Utah Jazz offense was often politely described as sputtering and disjointed.
Trey Burke had the biggest game of his young NBA career, and the Utah Jazz finally have a victory on the road.
Mo Williams scored 20 points, Al Jefferson had 16 and the Utah Jazz snapped a four-game losing streak with a 103-90 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Monday night.
The Utah Jazz have fallen out of eighth place in the Western Conference following a disappointing road trip.
Detroit’s Brandon Knight missed a 3-pointer in the final seconds that would have tied the game after the Pistons trailed by 13 points with 3:26 left.
The Pistons’ 105-90 loss at Utah Monday was their ninth consecutive defeat in Salt Lake City.
After a miserable start to this season, the Detroit Pistons have quietly moved into contention for a playoff berth.