The Pistons fall to another game-winning putback as the clock expires.
Detroit, MI. – While trying their 27th starting lineup of the regular season, the Detroit Pistons remained competitive despite the 119-117 loss to the Washington Wizards. Guard Bradley Beal missed a floater to win in the final possession. Beal luckily had help behind him as forward Daniel Gafford caught the offensive rebound and hit a putback layup at the buzzer to defeat the Pistons.
Why It Matters
Detroit Pistons record: 15-51, last in the Eastern Conference and NBA
Nine-game losing streak for the Pistons
Pistons Vs. Wizards by the Numbers
Points In the Paint: Pistons – 52 Wizards – 62
Field Goal Shooting: Pistons – 43-84, 51.2% Wizards – 47-81, 58%
Pistons started their 27th starting lineup against the Wizards
Guard Jaden Ivey: 26 points, 12 assists, 5 rebounds
Center James Wiseman: 21 points, 10-13 FGs, 5 rebounds
Forward Marvin Bagley: 15 points, 6-9 FGs, 5 rebounds
Forward Eugene Omoruyi: 15 points, 5-11 FGs, 6 rebounds
The Pistons have another Eastern Conference showdown at home this Thursday against the Charlotte Hornets.