Detroit 91, Miami 80
Nice Opening win for Detroit last night in South Beach. They weren't particularly impressive through 3 quarters but they locked things down in the 4th.
Tayshaun Prince had a career high 34 points and matched a career high with 12 boards. He was 13-23 from the floor.
-Rip Hamilton missed the game due to family issues and rookie Aaron Afflalo took his place in the starting lineup, playing 14 minutes
-Chauncey Billups had 19 points and 11 assists
-Shaquille O'Neal was held to just 9 points on 4-6 shooting
-The score was tied 62-62 nearing the end of the 3rd quarter but the Pistons broke things open with a 12-0 run, taking a 74-62 lead on their way to victory
Detroit (1-0) is at Orlando (1-0) next...