Andre Drummond finished with 31 points and registered 19 rebounds to lead the Detroit Pistons to a victory over the Philadelphia 76ers, 115-100. Detroit (7-10) gets one in the win column after losing to Los Angeles on Friday.
Drummond went 12-15 from the field, in a quality offensive outing. Other key performers for Detroit were Josh Smith with 20 points and 5 assists, and Brandon Jennings with 20 points and 12 assists. Despite the loss, Thaddeus Young put up 24 points for Philadelphia on 9-17 shooting (2-6 on 3-point attempts), in addition to going 4-5 from the free throw line. Michael Carter-Williams contributed 15 points and 6 steals and Spencer Hawes finished with 11 points and 9 rebounds.
Philadelphia (6-12) has now dropped their last 4 in a row.
Coming up, the Pistons take on the Miami Heat, who are 13-3 on the season. The 76ers match up against the Orlando Magic, currently sitting at 6-10 this year. The 76ers have a 0-1 record against Orlando this season.
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