Detroit Pistons defeat Indiana Pacers, 117-97: Game thread replay

Detroit Pistons (15-53) vs. Indiana Pacers (31-37)

When: 7 p.m. Monday.

Where: Little Caesars Arena in Detroit.

TV: Bally Sports Detroit.

Radio: 97.1 FM (Pistons radio affiliates).

Betting line: Pacers by 4½.

Box score

Injury report: Pistons — They are without a ton of contributors, including rookie Jaden Ivey (health and safety protocols), Marvin Bagley III (right ankle soreness), Bojan Bogdanovic (left Achilles tendinopathy) and Alec Burks (sore foot), with Isaiah Stewart (shoulder) and Hamidou Diallo (ankle) likely out for the season. Pacers — They are again without All-Star Tyrese Haliburton (left knee bruise), rookie Bennedict Mathurin (ankle sprain), Myles Turner (sore back) and T.J. McConnell (sore back).

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Game notes: The Pistons celebrate 313 Day by hosting the Pacers in a rematch of Saturday night's 121-115 Pacers win. The Pistons have lost 11 in a row, own the NBA's worst record and are set up to have the best odds at landing the No. 1 pick in May's draft lottery. ... The Pacers are a half-game back of the final Eastern Conference play-in tournament berth, but are 3-11 when Haliburton sits this season. The two teams play in Indianapolis on April 7 in the second-to-last game of the season.

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