ESPN Pistons vs Hornets Game Preview May 1 2021
Fri, 30 Apr 2021 03:00:00 -0700-The Pistons have gone 12-24 against Eastern Conference opponents. Detroit averages 42.9 rebounds per game and is 6-26 when opponents win the rebound …
Charlotte; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Detroit will try to break its six-game road losing streak when the Pistons take on Charlotte.
The Hornets are 17-18 in Eastern Conference games. Charlotte is eighth in the Eastern Conference in team defense, giving up just 111.3 points while holding opponents to 46.7% shooting.
The Pistons have gone 12-24 against Eastern Conference opponents. Detroit averages 42.9 rebounds per game and is 6-26 when opponents win the rebound battle.
The teams square off for the second time this season. The Hornets won 105-102 in the last meeting on March 11. P.J. Washington led Charlotte with 20 points, and Jerami Grant led Detroit with 32 points.
LAST 10 GAMES: Hornets: 3-7, averaging 104.3 points, 39.8 rebounds, 27.3 assists, 6.9 steals and 4.6 blocks per game while shooting 45.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 109.2 points on 47.1% shooting.
Pistons: 3-7, averaging 106.3 points, 45.3 rebounds, 23.5 assists, 6.8 steals and 5.3 blocks per game while shooting 46.6% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 111 points on 46.6% shooting.
Pistons: Cory Joseph: out (injury management), Dennis Smith Jr.: out (knee), Wayne Ellington: out (injury management), Mason Plumlee: out (rest), Rodney McGruder: out (elbow), Jerami Grant: out (injury management).
Pistons vs. Hornets – Game Preview – May 1, 2021 – ESPN Fri, 30 Apr 2021 03:00:00 -0700-
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