Sunday , Dec , 05 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Detroit Pistons Team Report – December 5

=== Detroit Pistons Team Report – December 5 ===

(Sports Network) – The Detroit Pistons evened the record at. 500 with
Saturday’s win in New Orleans.

Ben Wallace scored a career-high 22 points with eight rebounds in his second
game back from suspension, leading Detroit to a 92-69 drubbing of the Hornets.
The win improved the defending NBA champs record to 8-8 on the year.

Richard Hamilton added 21 points and Tayshaun Prince scored 14 with a game-
high 11 rebounds for the Pistons, winners in three of their last five. Detroit
never trailed in the game.

The Pistons are 2-2 on their current five-game road trip and will complete the
swing on Monday night in Dallas.