Los Angeles visits Detroit, looks to break road losing streak | Sports
Los Angeles Lakers (8-9, 9th in the Western Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (4-11, 14th in the Eastern Conference)
Detroit; Sunday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles takes on Detroit to stop their four game road slide.
The Pistons lost 2-6 in home games. Detroit is the last in the league, recording 41.9 rebounds per game, led by Isaiah Stewart averaging 7.5.
The Lakers left home 1-4. Los Angeles ranks sixth in the Western Conference with 35.7 defensive rebounds per game, led by Anthony Davis averaging 7.2.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jerami Grant shoots 40.1% and an average of 18.1 points for the pistons. Cade Cunningham averages 2.2 3-pointers in their last 10 games for Detroit.
Davis averages 24.2 points, 10.5 rebounds and 2.1 blocks for the Lakers. Russell Westbrook averaged 19.4 points in their last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 MATCHES: Pistons: 3-7, averaging 99.1 points, 40.7 rebounds, 21.5 assists, 8.8 steals, and 4.7 blocks per game while 40.7% are shot out of the field. Your opponents have an average of 108.5 points per game.
Lakers: 4-6, averaging 106.9 points, 46.6 rebounds, 23.2 assists, 8.3 steals, and 5.6 blocks per game while shooting 44.8% off the field. Your opponents averaged 114.2 points.
INJURIES: Butt: Isaiah Livers: out (conditioning), Kelly Olynyk: out (knees).
Lakers: Trevor Ariza: off (ankle), Austin Reaves: off (thigh), Kendrick Nunn: off (knee).
The Associated Press created this story using Data Skrive and Sports Radar technology.
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