Rodney Stuckey scored 24 points and the Indiana Pacers kept up their playoff push with a victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
The Boston Celtics picked up a key victory and eliminated Detroit from playoff contention, beating the Pistons.
The Pistons, who had won five of six, shot 35.2 percent from the field and were 5 of 22 from 3-point range.
Andre Drummond had 22 points and 13 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons beat the Atlanta Hawks.
Detroit made eight of its first nine shots and grabbed a quick lead, then proceeded to shoot 9 for 31 inr the remainder of the first half.
Reggie Jackson had 28 points and nine assists and Andre Drummond added 21 points and 18 rebounds.
Andre Drummond scored 18 points and grabbed 22 rebounds and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had seven of his 27 points in overtime.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had 20 points for the Pistons, who have lost 11 of 12.
The Detroit Pistons ended a 10-game skid with a comeback victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night.
Portland built a big lead in the first half and cruised to a victory over Detroit Friday, handing the Pistons their ninth straight loss.
Andre Drummond had a career-high 27 rebounds — 17 offensive — to go with 22 points in the Pistons’ eighth straight loss.
Jordan Hill led seven Lakers in double figures with 16 points on Tuesday night in a 93-85 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
Al Jefferson scored 24 points and the streaking Charlotte Hornets beat the Detroit Pistons.
The Houston Rockets snapped a two-game skid with a win over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Anthony Davis had 39 points, 13 rebounds and eight blocks in his first game back from a right shoulder sprain.