The Detroit Pistons took a 107-100 loss to the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Friday night. Up 76-54, midway through the 3rd quarter, the Pacers chipped away with an abundance of 3-pointers. Indiana went 11 of 16 beyond the arc in the 2nd half. Olidipo went 5-10 from downtown, Bogdanovic 3-6, Collison 2-3 and Lance Stephenson came off the bench with two 3-pointers of his 13pts.
Detroit’s backcourt, Avery Bradley and Reggie Jackson finished with 16 points each. Ish Smith and rookie, Luke Kennard came off the bench to contribute 15 and 13 points, respectively. Eric Moreland proved to be a bit of a spark plug in his 13 minutes, collecting 3 rebounds and 2 blocks.
The Pistons continue their road trip in Minneapolis tonight versus Minnesota Timberwolves. Tip-off, 7 PM.