Boston vs Detroit
7:30 P.M. ET
Boston: 102.7 points/100 possessions (16th)
Detroit: 95.4 points/100 possessions (26th)
Boston: 109.3 points allowed/100 possessions (25th)
Detroit: 113.1 points allowed/100 possessions (29th)
Key Injuries: Chris Wilcox (shoulder) is out. Mickael Petrius (knee) is still not quite ready.
Probable Detroit Starters: Rodney Stuckey (PG), Ben Gordon (SG), Tayshaun Prince (SF), Jonas Jerebko (PF), Greg Monroe (C)
View From The Opposing Bench: Piston Powered
There’s nothing like getting to finally play a home game after three straight road losses. Seriously, I say this because I can’t remember when this has ever happened. Luckily, the Celtics get their Captain, and last year’s leading scorer, Paul Pierce back. Barring any ridiculous injury/natural disaster, the Celtics look primed to pick up their first win of the season.
This is said with cautious confidence. I would never guarantee a win because that is stupid. I will say, however, that our buddy Dan Feldman over at Piston Powered ends his preview with an obligatory “0 and 10 Watch”. A welcome sign for tonight’s game.
Some Things to Watch For:
I need to make this quick because BRobb and I need to get to the court but here are a few things that are kicking around my head:
Enjoy the game!