Pistons-Trail Blazers Preview

Automated InsightsDecember 15, 2013

The Palace of Auburn Hills will host a clash between the Portland Trail Blazers (107.8 PPG), the NBA's top scoring team, and the Detroit Pistons. With an 11-13 record, the Pistons look to take another step towards .500 with a win. On the opposite side, the Trail Blazers are looking like a championship caliber squad, entering with a record of 20-4. They have been hot as of late, winning eight of their last 10. This game has a start time of 6:00 pm EST and CSN-NW and FSN-DET will be providing coverage of the contest.

After beating the Nets, 103-99, the Pistons look for another solid effort. Andre Drummond played a key role, recording his 17th double-double on the year with 22 points and 13 rebounds. Meanwhile, the Trail Blazers are coming off a blowout win against the 76ers, 139-105. LaMarcus Aldridge claimed his 13th double-double of the year as he was one of the leaders. He did so by accounting for 20 points and 16 rebounds. This is the second game of the season between these two teams, with the Trail Blazers winning the first matchup, 109-103. In the loss, Andre Drummond had a double-double with 16 points and 16 rebounds.