Greg Monroe scored a team high 18 points and the Detroit Pistons beat the Washington Wizards 99-94 on Thursday.
The Detroit Pistons edge the Washington Wizards 79-77 on Monday night.
The Detroit Pistons have admitted that the latest twists in this topsy-turvy NBA schedule have affected them, but they won’t be the more fatigued team in their next game.
The Detroit Pistons fail to show up in the 2nd half – losing to the Washington Wizards 98-77 on Sunday night.
Flip Saunders was fired Tuesday as coach of the NBA-worst Washington Wizards and replaced by assistant Randy Wittman, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press.
The new uniforms for the Washington Wizards are available to check out. I like them much better than the current ones.
John Wall scored 16 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter, and the Washington Wizards have their first three-game winning streak since 2008 following Tuesday night’s 107-105 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
Neither the Washington Wizards nor the Detroit Pistons will be in the playoffs.
The Pistons had 29 assists against Washington, one shy of their season high. They racked up 30 against Toronto Dec. 11. Their shooting guard combo of Ben Gordon and Richard Hamilton made the extra pass, combining for 10 assists.
Last week, the Detroit Pistons insisted a postseason berth was still an attainable goal. Consecutive defeats have made that task even more difficult.