Pistons edge Raptors 101-99

Updated: October 10, 2012, 10:27 PM ET
Associated Press

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Rookie ">Andre Drummond's putback with 35 seconds remaining lifted the ">Detroit Pistons to a 101-99 win over the ">Toronto Raptors in a preseason game Wednesday night.

Drummond put the Pistons ahead 100-99 after rebounding teammate ">Will Bynum's miss, and Detroit held on. The Pistons won despite going 0 for 13 from 3-point range. Toronto was 11 of 26.

">Greg Monroe had 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Pistons and ">Brandon Knight added 14 points. Drummond had 12 points on 6-of-8 shooting. The first-round draft pick had seven rebounds.

">DeMar DeRozan led the Raptors with 17 points and ">John Lucas added 16.


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