Hornets vs. Pistons
7 p.m., Time Warner Cable Arena
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G, K. Walker
G, R. Jackson
G, G. Henderson
G, K. Caldwell-Pope
F, J. Taylor
F, C. Butler
F, C. Zeller
F, Greg Monroe
C, A. Jefferson
C, A. Drummond
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Matchup to Watch
Greg Monroe vs. Cody Zeller: Monroe is one of the toughest covers in the NBA among power forwards. He has a tough post-up game and can also hit fadeaway jump shots.
▪ The Pistons have been hot of late with recent victories over Memphis, Chicago, Boston and Toronto..
▪ .The Pistons made a significant trade at the deadline, acquiring point guard Reggie Jackson from the Oklahoma City Thunder.
▪ The Hornets are still playing without small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, who sprained his left ankle Friday in Washington.
.▪ The Pistons have improved dramatically from their 5-23 start to the season.
Did you know?
Monroe and center Andre Drummond are one of just two sets of NBA teammates to each average a double-double. The other set: The Clippers Chirs Paul and DeAndre Jordan.