By Dave Hart
Hornets 87, Pistons 77 – The Charlotte Hornets managed to contain the Pistons offense in Wednesday night’s win over Detroit.
The Pistons’ offense was held to 38 percent shooting throughout the contest.
Andre Drummond led Detroit with a game-high 26 points and 20 rebounds while Tobias Harris added 14 points.
The Pistons are now 12-12 on the season, good for an eighth place tie in the NBA’s Eastern Conference.
Tied for 4th Place in Central Division (5 games behind first place Cleveland)
Tied 8th Place in Eastern Conference (5 games behind first place Cleveland)
Tied with Indiana for the final playoff spot
Magic # to clinch a playoff spot: 60
Magic # to clinch a Central Division title: 66
Magic # to clinch a regular season Eastern Conference title: 66
Next Game: 12/09/2016 @ Minnesota Timberwolves 8:00 p.m. @ Target Center
Stats: Andre Drummond 26 points 20 rebounds, Tobias Harris 14 points 7 rebounds, Reggie Jackson 10 points, Marcus Morris 10 rebounds.