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Detroit Pistons (37-34)


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vs. Tor 
W 110-107
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@ Cle 
L 119-126
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@ Pho 
W 118-98
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@ Por 
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@ GS 
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Ellington, Drummond lead Pistons past Suns, 118-98

PHOENIX (AP) The Detroit Pistons turned up the defensive pressure in the second half and turned away the Phoenix Suns.

Wayne Ellington scored 23 points and the Pistons made 17 3-pointers in a 118-98 victory on Thursday night. Detroit held the Suns to 38 second-half points and limited Suns star Devin Booker to six points in the final 24 minutes.

"We locked in and flipped the switch," Pistons coach Dwane Casey said. "Our guys became more disciplined as the game went on."

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Leaders
Points: Blake Griffin24.6
Rebounds: Andre Drummond15.5
Assists: Blake Griffin5.4
FG%: Andre Drummond52.8%
Steals: Andre Drummond1.63
Blocks: Andre Drummond1.65
Defense (Rank)
Points: 107.7 (8)
Rebounds: 43.4 (5)
Assists: 23.6 (10)
FG%: 47.0% (23)
FT%: 75.4% (5)
3P%: 34.5% (9)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 107.6 (23)
Rebounds: 45.3 (15)
Assists: 22.7 (26)
FG%: 44.1% (29)
FT%: 74.1% (25)
3P%: 35.0% (18)
Standings
Central Divison
  W L Pct GB
xy-Milwaukee 53 19 .736 --
Indiana 44 29 .603 9.5
Detroit 37 34 .521 15.5
Chicago 21 52 .288 32.5
Cleveland 19 53 .264 34.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
2/10/2019 Henry Ellenson Waived
2/9/2019 Wayne Ellington Signed as Free Agent
2/6/2019 Svi Mykhailiuk Traded For Reggie Bullock
2/6/2019 Thon Maker Traded Part of a three-team trade
1/15/2019 Keenan Evans Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries for this team
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