Six of the Piston’s 16 losses this season have been by 7 points or less and you can add last night’s defeat at Philadelphia to the list with the 76’ers beating Detroit 104-to-97.
The game featured 13 lead changes and 12 ties. Greg Monroe and Brandon Knight each scored 22 points in the loss. Detroit had won by 18 points at Philly in mid-November to end their 0-and-8 start to the season. Detroit Coach Lawrence Frank said in spite of another loss, it was a solid effort by his team
The Pistons will take a 7-and-16 record into their game tonight at the Palace against the Denver Nuggets.