Detroit hosts Brooklyn after Drummond’s 25-24 game
Brooklyn Nets (2-3, 10th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (2-4, 13th in the Eastern Conference)
Detroit; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
Detroit hosts the Brooklyn Nets after Andre Drummond’s 25-point, 24-rebound performance in the Pistons’ 112-106 loss to the Bulls.
Detroit finished 27-25 in Eastern Conference games and 26-15 at home in the 2018-19 season. The Pistons allowed opponents to score 107.3 points per game and shoot 46.9% from the field last season.
Brooklyn went 42-40 overall and 19-22 on the road in the 2018-19 season. The Nets allowed opponents to score 112.3 points per game and shoot 45.6% from the field last season.
The matchup Saturday is the first meeting this season between the two teams.
Pistons Injuries: Blake Griffin: out (hamstring), Sekou Doumbouya: day to day (concussion), Reggie Jackson: day to day (back).
Nets Injuries: Kevin Durant: out (achilles).