Detroit sports glance: Defending NBA Champion Golden St. Warriors too much for the Pistons

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Warriors 109, Pistons 95 – The Golden State Warriors defeated the Pistons late Monday night to remain unbeaten on the season.

LSJ Logo incertReggie Jackson and Stanley Johnson led the Pistons with 20 points each, while Andre Drummond added 14 points and 15 rebounds.

Detroit trailed by four points heading into the final quarter before the Warriors closed the game with a 29-19 fourth quarter run.

The Pistons are now 5-2 on the season, good for second place in the Central Division behind the Cleveland Cavaliers.Eye on the D

Detroit will continue its road trip on Wednesday night against the Sacramento Kings.

Record: 5-2

2nd Place in Central Division (1 game behind Cleveland)

Tied for 3rd Place in Eastern Conference (1 game behind Atlanta and Cleveland)

1.5 games ahead of Washington for the last playoff spot

Magic # to clinch a playoff berth: 75

Magic # to clinch Central Division title: 77

Magic # to clinch Eastern Conference title: 77

Next Game: 11/11/2015 @ Sacramento Kings 10:00 p.m. @ Sleep Train Arena

Stats: Reggie Jackson 20 points 5 assists, Andre Drummond 14 points 15 rebounds 3 blocks, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 15 points, Stanley Johnson 20 points 7 rebounds, Marcus Morris 15 points.

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