The 5-10 Pistons are hosting the 5-9 Milwaukee Bucks Friday night at the Palace. The Bucks, will look for a win to avoid their first five game losing streak since the 2008-2009 season.
The Bucks are one of the best defensive teams in the league limiting opponents to a league low 90.5 points per game and a 42% shooting percentage.
The stats prove Detroit’s affinity to collapse in the third quarter. Detroit is shooting a league worst 38.9 percent in the quarter.
The Scouting Report via Pistons.com
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- Detroit went 2-2 against Milwaukee last season.
- Richard Hamilton scored 29 points in the Pistons’ season series finale vs. the Bucks last season at Detroit on 2/19.
- John Salmons (19.0 points) and Brandon Jennings (16.8 points) were the Bucks’ leading scorers against the Pistons last season.
Tip off is at 7:30 pm and will be broadcast on FSN PLUS . If you can’t catch the game on TV, follow it live over at NBA.com or on the radio over at AM 950 WWJ.
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