Tuesday , Dec , 07 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Detroit Pistons Team Report – December 7

=== Detroit Pistons Team Report – December 7 ===

(Sports Network) – Chauncey Billups scored 24 points and Richard Hamilton
added 19 to lead the Detroit Pistons to a 101-85 victory over the Dallas
Mavericks on Monday at American Airlines Center.

Ben Wallace grabbed 15 rebounds and Rasheed Wallace contributed 13 points for
the Pistons, who finished a five-game road trip with their third win.

Detroit snapped a three-game road losing streak against the Mavericks.

Billups has scored in double-digits in five of his last six games. He is
averaging 17.1 points and a team-high 6.6 assists in 15 games this season for
the Pistons.

The Pistons are off until Wednesday when they host Vince Carter and the
Toronto Raptors. It will be the second meeting of the season between the two
clubs. On November 5th, the Raptors defeated Detroit, 101-89, at Air Canada