Detroit sports glance: Pistons lose to Memphis Grizzles on a half-court shot

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Grizzles 93, Pistons 92 – Matt Barnes nailed a half-court shot with 1.1 seconds remaining to lead the Memphis Grizzles over the Pistons on Wednesday night.

LSJ Logo incertThe Pistons took the lead late in the first half and held it until Barnes’ game-winning shot.

Andre Drummond led the Pistons with 18 points and 19 rebounds, while Reggie Jackson had 18 points and seven assists and Marcus Morris added 16 points.Eye on the D

Steve Blake scored 11 points off the bench for Detroit.

The Pistons are now 12-11 on the season, good for fourth place in the Central Division.

Detroit will go on the road to take on the one-win Philadelphia 76ers on Friday night.

Record: 12-11

4th Place in Central Division (3 games behind Cleveland)

10th Place in Eastern Conference (3 games behind Cleveland)

1 game behind Chicago for the last playoff spot

Magic # to clinch a playoff berth: 63

Magic # to clinch Central Division title: 64

Magic # to clinch Eastern Conference title: 64

Next Game: 12/11/2015 @ Philadelphia 76ers 7:00 p.m. @ Wells Fargo Center

Stats: Andre Drummond 18 points 19 rebounds, Reggie Jackson 18 points 7 assists, Marcus Morris 16 points, Steve Blake 11 points.

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