Game Preview: Pistons End Season Versus Magic
The Detroit Pistons(37-44) face the Orlando Magic(28-53) tonight at 8:00 p.m in Orlando. This is Detroit’s final game of the 2016-2017 season.
The Magic were obliterated in their last game, 122-75, a 47-point margin. Nikola Vucevic was the leading scoring for the Orlando, scoring 14 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in the loss. Evan Fournier also scored 14 points. The Magic shot just 34.5 percent from the field. Jeff Green missed his eighth straight game on Monday. This will also be the Magic’s final game of the season.
Detroit fell in their final game at the Palace on Monday night to the Washington Wizards, 105-101. Tobias Harris scored 22 points and added five rebounds in the loss. Ish Smith continued his fantastic end to the season, scoring 16 points and dishing out nine assists. Reggie Bullock came off the bench to contribute 11 points.
Probable Starting Lineups:
PG: Ish Smith
SG: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
SF: Marcus Morris
PF: Henry Ellenson
C: Andre Drummond
PG: Elfrid Payton
SG: Evan Fournier
SF: Terrence Ross
PF: Aaron Gordon
C: Nikola Vucevic
What a year. With the Pistons missing the playoffs, this will be the last game preview of the season. Thanks to all that have read and supported our game coverage.
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