Cleveland Cavaliers at Detroit Pistons
January 1, 2020 at 7:00 PM EST
Pistons Look To End Two-Game SlideThe Detroit Pistons play host to the Cleveland Cavaliers at Little Caesars Arena on Monday evening. The Pistons (17-30) have dropped six of their last 10 games, including their last two in a row. This marks their fourth and final game of a home stand, where they are 1-2, as they look to close it out on a high note. The Pistons average 109.4 points per game, but they are giving up an average of 111.2 points against. They are shooting 37.2 percent from long range, which is fifth best in the league, but they are shooting 74.2 percent from the foul line, which is sixth worst in the league. Derrick Rose leads the Pistons with 18.8 points and 6.0 assists per game. Andre Drummond is averaging 17.3 points and team highs with 15.8 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.8 assists per game. Svi mykhailiuk is averaging 14.2 points, while shooting 42.6 percent from long range, over the last 10 games. Meanwhile, the Cavaliers (12-34) have dropped seven straight games, including their last four road games, as they come into Mondays contest looking to build on their 6-17 road record. The Cavs average 105.0 points per game, which is fourth fewest in the league, and they are giving up an average of 114.2 points against. They average 21.7 assists per game, which is third fewest in the league, and they average 15.6 turnovers per game, which is second most in the league. Collin Sexton leads the Cavs with 19.3 points per game. Kevin Love is averaging 17.4 points, 10.0 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game. Darius Garland is averaging 14.6 points, 5.0 assists and 1.0 steals, over the last 10 games. Cedi Osman is averaging 13.6 points, 3.4 rebound and 2.6 assists, over the last 10 games.
By Dan Bruno
Posted on: 1/26/2020 8:21 PM