Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- The Detroit Pistons have experienced too much disappointment this season to feel sorry for the downtrodden Washington Wizards. Greg Monroe and Brandon Knight had 15 points apiece as the Detroit Pistons snapped a six-game losing streak with a 100-68 victory over the depleted Wizards at The Palace Friday night. Washington, which lost its sixth straight, had just nine available players and became the first Pistons opponent since 2008 to score below 70 points. The blowout was the first game of a home-and-home series between the clubs, who own the worst and fourth-worst records in the league. The rematch will be played in Washington Saturday night. "It's good to taste that winning feeling after losing some games in a row," Pistons coach Lawrence Frank said. "Now the challenge gets stiffer because you've got to play the same opponent on their court." Rookie Andre Drummond racked up a career-high 14 rebounds and five blocks to go along with 11 points for the...
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