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Detroit Pistons' Ish Smith shoots over the Houston  Rockets' Sam Dekker in the second quarter. of their game at the Palace of Auburn Hills Monday.

 

PISTONS VS. ROCKETS

What: Detroit Pistons (6-8) vs. Houston Rockets (8-5)

When: Monday, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Palace of Auburn Hills, Detroit

Local TV: Fox Sports Detroit

Local radio: 105.1 FM

Outlook: Marcus Morris led Detroit with 24 points and Andre Drummond had 20 points and 17 rebounds in the Pistons' 94-92 loss at home against Boston on Saturday. “We were in position to come out of here with a victory, but we let them get off two extra shots,” Harris said. “Nobody, including myself, turned around to keep someone off the glass.” . . . James Harden had 31 points and 10 assists and Clint Capela scored a career-high 20 points to lead the Rockets to a 111-102 victory over the Jazz on Saturday. “He (Capela) had a monster game, and I don’t think he did anything that he can’t keep repeating,” Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni said.

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