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@ NO 
W 138-136
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vs. Chi 
L 101-116
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vs. Det 
L 98-118
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Ellington, Drummond lead Pistons past Suns, 118-98

PHOENIX (AP) The Detroit Pistons turned up the defensive pressure in the second half and turned away the Phoenix Suns.

Wayne Ellington scored 23 points and the Pistons made 17 3-pointers in a 118-98 victory on Thursday night. Detroit held the Suns to 38 second-half points and limited Suns star Devin Booker to six points in the final 24 minutes.

"We locked in and flipped the switch," Pistons coach Dwane Casey said. "Our guys became more disciplined as the game went on."

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Leaders
Points: Devin Booker25.5
Rebounds: Deandre Ayton10.3
Assists: Devin Booker6.7
FG%: Deandre Ayton58.7%
Steals: Mikal Bridges1.60
Blocks: Richaun Holmes1.14
Defense (Rank)
Points: 116.1 (28)
Rebounds: 46.8 (26)
Assists: 25.9 (26)
FG%: 48.1% (29)
FT%: 75.4% (6)
3P%: 36.5% (27)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 107.0 (24)
Rebounds: 40.4 (30)
Assists: 23.9 (19)
FG%: 45.8% (16)
FT%: 77.8% (14)
3P%: 32.7% (30)
Standings
Pacific Division
  W L Pct GB
x-Golden State 49 22 .690 --
LA Clippers 42 30 .583 7.5
Sacramento 35 36 .493 14.0
LA Lakers 31 40 .437 18.0
Phoenix 17 56 .233 33.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
3/4/2019 Ray Spalding Contract Extended
2/21/2019 Ray Spalding Signed to 10-Day Contract
2/9/2019 Wayne Ellington Waived
2/6/2019 Tyler Johnson Traded Part of three-player trade
2/6/2019 Wayne Ellington Traded Part of three-player trade
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Injuries
Date Player Status
3/21/2019 Josh Jackson Right Ankle
3/18/2019 Kelly Oubre Jr. Sore thumb
3/14/2019 Tyler Johnson Sore right knee
1/22/2019 T.J. Warren Sore right ankle
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