Thursday , Dec , 09 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Detroit Pistons Team Report – December 9

=== Detroit Pistons Team Report – December 9 ===

(Sports Network) – The Pistons picked up a 90-86 overtime win over the
Toronto Raptors at the Palace on Wednesday night.

Richard Hamilton scored six of his 19 points in overtime to lift the Pistons
to the win. Rasheed Wallace chipped in 16 points and Chauncey Billups added 12
points.

Ben Wallace posted 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Pistons, who won their
third straight game. Wallace has a double-double in six of the 10 games he has
played in this year and Detroit is 7-3 with its big man in the lineup.

Detroit has tallied a 6-1 mark at the Palace this season.

Antonio McDyess (calf) missed his third straight game for Detroit. McDyess has
been hampered by injuries over the last four years.

Detroit improved to 3-0 in OT, while Toronto fell to 0-2.

The Pistons have a day off before hosting the lowly Atlanta Hawks on Friday
night.

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