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Greg Monroe had an outstanding rebounding performance, snagging 18 (5 offensive) boards to accompany his 19 points, 6 assists and 1 block. You can forgive the 6 turnovers, because he’s had double digit rebounds in five of his past six games. The Pistons are just happy to win a game. With Andre Drummond seeing floor time and Monroe being a beast, there were concerns that Jason Maxiell was about to find his way to the curb, eventually dying in a gutter like Edgar Allan Poe (allegedly) did. Well, Maxiell did not take many shots (3) but finished with 8 points and, more importantly, 12 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 blocks. It was his season high in boards and assists and ties his season high for blocks. Can he repeat this performance? Well, the Pistons really beat up on the confusing Sixers team. Just to show how locked in Detroit was and how disorganized Philly was, the Pistons outscored them 47.9% to 28.8%. So, we take a wait and see approach. He is currently averaging 9.3 PPG, 5.6 RPG and...
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