The Detroit Pistons scored a season high on Friday night and beat the Indiana Pacers 119-109 at the Palace to end a twelve game home losing streak. Seven players scored in double figures for Detroit led by Andre Drummond's 20. Greg Monroe added 19 with 15 rebounds and Brandon Jennings scored 14 and dished out ten assists. The Pistons play in Cleveland on Sunday.
A six game winless streak came to crashing hault as the Detroit Red Wings stormed back from a 3-1 deficit to beat the Buffalo Sabres 6-3 on Tuesday night. Tomas Tatar scored twice, while Henrik Zetterberg, Stephen Weiss, Dan DeKeyser, and Johan Franzen also scored goals. Gustav Nyquist had three assists. The Wings play at Ottawa on Saturday.
The four game losing streak is over for Michigan. The Wolverines blasted Coppin State on Monday night 72-56 in Ann Arbor. Rickey Doyle had 16 for the Wolverines and Zak Irvin added 13. Michigan opens Big Ten play next Tuesday against Illinois.