Hornets at Pistons
6 p.m., Palace of Auburn Hills
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G, M. Williams
G, R. Jackson
G, G. Henderson
G, K. Caldwell-Pope
F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist
F, T. Prince
F, C. Zeller
F, G. Monroe
C, A. Jefferson
C, A. Drummond
Matchup to Watch
Greg Monroe vs. Cody Zeller: Monroe, a versatile scorer at power forward, will be a very attractive free agent in the off-season.
▪ Stan Van Gundy, now coach and head of the Pistons’ basketball operation, mentored Hornets coach Steve Clifford with the Orlando Magic.
▪ The Pistons made some major changes at the trade deadline, bringing in now-starters Reggie Jackson and Tayshaun Prince.
▪ The Pistons blew out the Hornets by 28 in Charlotte Feb. 10 with a heavy dose of double-teams on Al Jefferson.
▪ This is a challenging span for the Hornets with five games in seven nights.
Did you know?
Van Gundy is six wins short of 400 career NBA victories.