Wizards look to continue strong start against the Detroit Pistons

The Washington Wizards are 1 and 0 after defeating the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.  The Wizards look to start off the season two and 0 after facing the Detroit Pistons.  Here is a full game preview.  

10-20   Pistons (1-0) vs Wizards (1-0)

7 pm     NBC Sports-Washington

Last game: Pistons defeated Charlotte 102-90

Wizards defeated Philadelphia 120-115

Probable starters:                            Detroit                                                             Washington

PG                                                       Reggie Jackson                                             John Wall

SG                                                    Avery Bradley                                                Bradley Beal

C                                                       Andre Drummond                                       Marcin Gortat

PF                                                     Tobias Harris                                                 Jason Smith

SF                                                      Stanley Johnson                                          Otto Porter, Jr.

 

Injuries:

Detroit-None

Washington-Markieff Morris (sports hernia) out

Jason Smith (shoulder) game time decision

Pistons players to watch

  • Tobias Harris-scored 27 points (11-18 FG) and pulled down 10 rebounds.
  • Avery Bradley-scored 15 points (7-10 FG) and recorded two rebounds.
  • Reggie Jackson-scored 13 points (5-10 FG) and had 8 assists.
  • Andre Drummond-scored 8 points and had a team high 13 rebounds.

Wizards players to watch

  • John Wall-scored 28 points (10-28 FG) and recorded 8 assists.
  • Bradley Beal-scored 25 points (6-17 FG) and was 12-16 from the free throw line.
  • Marcin Gortat-scored 16 points (7-12 FG) and pulled down a game high 17 rebounds.
  • Kelly Oubre Jr.-scored 14 points (5-10 FG) off the bench and pulled down 8 rebounds.

Notes-Reggie Bullock will be serving the second game of his five game suspension.

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