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Drummond has 23 points, 19 rebounds; Pistons beat Magic

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Detroit center Andre Drummond has expanded his offensive game dramatically.

Drummond had 23 points and 19 rebounds and the Pistons beat the Orlando Magic 103-96 on Wednesday night to snap a five-game losing streak.

Drummond hit 10 of 16 shots, including a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of the first quarter, and nailed both free throw attempts. He scored 19 points in the first half, then set picks and chased down offensive rebounds for teammates in the final two periods.

''Andre was the player of the game for me,'' Pistons coach Dwane Casey said. ''The way he competed, just playing hard. Not one play was called for him, but he's not worried about touches. He just goes out and plays his butt off and once we all get in our mind what the important things are to win in this league, we're going to be OK.''

The Pistons were especially good at the end of each quarter and needed it to squeeze out a win.

Detroit rallied from a 15-point first quarter and 11-point third quarter deficits to keep within tracking distance of the Magic.

After allowing Orlando to pull to 94-93 with 2:58 left in the game, Detroit ran off nine straight points to seal their first win on this six-game trip.

''We've been struggling with finishing quarters, letting teams go on runs and it's been killing us,'' said reserve Langston Galloway, who had 12 points and six rebounds. ''For us to finish out those quarters was big.''

Evan Fournier led Orlando with 27 points, D.J. Augustin had 16, Aaron Gordon 15 and Nikola Vucevic 14, but the Magic's bench was dismal. Terrence Ross had 15 points, but the rest of the reserves combined to shoot 1-for-14 with 11 turnovers between them.

''The starters were really good and the bench was ... whoa!'' Magic coach Steve Clifford said. ''They were bad, I mean really, really bad, not competitive in either half. That makes it hard to win in this league. Guys have to be professional and be ready to play. The bench was embarrassing, that's it.''

Fournier hit three straight shots and Aaron Gordon added a dunk to pull Orlando to 94-93 with 2:58 left. Griffin made a pair of free throws to start a 9-0 run for Detroit that Jackson finished with a 3-pointer and a layup.

The Magic opened the third period with three straight 3-pointers and a 27-9 run to take a 78-67 lead,

Detroit, as it did the first two periods, rallied in the final minute to get control. Griffin hit a 3-pointer and a layup and Ish Smith had a block and breakaway layup at the buzzer that made it 80-78,

TIP-INS

Pistons: Drummond has 19 or more rebounds in three of the last four games. ... Detroit has attempted a team-record 328 3-pointers in its first 10 games. ... The backups had a plus-82 rating in the game.

Magic: The Magic started the fourth quarter 0 for 7 from the field and committed seven turnovers. ... Orlando got two four-point plays in the first half, one from Ross and another from Augustin. ... The Magic bench had a minus-110 rating.

ISAAC CONCERNS

Orlando hasn't seen much of a return on Jonathan Isaac, the sixth pick in the 2017 draft. Isaac missed 55 games his rookie year with ankle problems. He started the first eight Magic games this season, but missed the last three with another sprained ankle. He took some shots during practice Wednesday, is not expected to play for at least another week. ''It's important we handle this the right way so it's not one of those things where he plays two games and it's sore and he has to miss one,'' Magic coach Steve Clifford said. ''Hopefully he'll feel 100 percent and then just play injury free or pain free the rest of the season.''

UP NEXT

Pistons: Finish a six-game trip at Atlanta on Friday night.

Magic: Host Washington Friday night.

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1st Quarter

Time Team Play Score
12:00   Jumpball  
11:32 +2 Nikola Vucevic made jump shot, assist by D.J. Augustin 0-2
11:24   Reggie Bullock missed 3-pt. jump shot  
11:20   Defensive rebound by Nikola Vucevic  
11:07   Evan Fournier missed floating jump shot  
11:05   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
10:57   Reggie Bullock missed driving layup  
10:54   Defensive rebound by Aaron Gordon  
10:44   Traveling violation turnover on Nikola Vucevic  
10:26 +2 Reggie Jackson made driving layup, assist by Andre Drummond 2-2
10:03 +2 D.J. Augustin made driving layup, assist by Nikola Vucevic 2-4
9:43 +2 Evan Fournier made layup 2-6
9:25 +2 Reggie Jackson made layup, assist by Reggie Bullock 4-6
9:07   Defensive rebound by Blake Griffin  
9:00   Blake Griffin missed 3-pt. jump shot  
8:51   Offensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
8:37 +3 Evan Fournier made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by D.J. Augustin 6-9
8:21   Lost ball turnover on Blake Griffin, stolen by Wesley Iwundu  
8:16 +2 Evan Fournier made dunk 6-11
8:08   Personal foul on Wesley Iwundu  
7:57   Personal foul on Evan Fournier  
7:45   Out of bounds turnover on Blake Griffin  
7:19   Team rebound  
7:19   24-second shot clock violation turnover  
7:07   Shooting foul on Wesley Iwundu  
7:07 +1 Reggie Jackson made 1st of 2 free throws 7-11
7:07 +1 Reggie Jackson made 2nd of 2 free throws 8-11
6:52 +2 Wesley Iwundu made driving layup, assist by Evan Fournier 8-13
6:51   Violation  
6:39   Team rebound  
6:39   Personal foul on Aaron Gordon  
6:33   Bad pass turnover on Reggie Jackson, stolen by Aaron Gordon  
6:21   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
6:15 +2 Blake Griffin made layup, assist by Reggie Jackson 10-13
5:59   Aaron Gordon missed turnaround jump shot  
5:56   Defensive rebound by Reggie Bullock  
5:50 +2 Andre Drummond made layup, assist by Reggie Jackson 12-13
5:31   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
5:27   Bad pass turnover on Reggie Jackson, stolen by Evan Fournier  
5:19   Bad pass turnover on Evan Fournier, stolen by Reggie Bullock  
5:12   Lost ball turnover on Glenn Robinson III, stolen by Aaron Gordon  
5:05 +2 Wesley Iwundu made layup, assist by Aaron Gordon 12-15
4:45   Wesley Iwundu missed jump shot  
4:42   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
4:33   Glenn Robinson III missed driving layup  
4:31   Defensive rebound by Aaron Gordon  
4:23   Personal foul on Reggie Jackson  
4:18 +2 Evan Fournier made alley-oop shot, assist by Aaron Gordon 12-17
3:59   Shooting foul on Nikola Vucevic  
3:59 +1 Blake Griffin made 1st of 2 free throws 13-17
3:59 +1 Blake Griffin made 2nd of 2 free throws 14-17
3:45   Personal foul on Blake Griffin  
3:40 +2 Evan Fournier made jump shot, assist by Aaron Gordon 14-19
3:15 +2 Nikola Vucevic made layup 16-21
3:15   Violation  
2:58   Blake Griffin missed hook shot, blocked by Terrence Ross  
2:54   Defensive rebound by Terrence Ross  
2:47   Aaron Gordon missed 3-pt. jump shot  
2:36 +3 Terrence Ross made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Aaron Gordon 16-24
2:36   Shooting foul on Ish Smith  
2:36 +1 Terrence Ross made free throw 16-25
2:28   Lost ball turnover on Ish Smith, stolen by Jerian Grant  
2:24 +2 Aaron Gordon made dunk, assist by Jerian Grant 16-27
2:11   Ish Smith missed layup  
2:06   Offensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
2:06   Andre Drummond missed dunk  
2:05   Defensive rebound by Jonathon Simmons  
2:01 +2 Terrence Ross made jump shot, assist by Jerian Grant 16-29
1:44   Andre Drummond missed layup  
1:42   Defensive rebound by Aaron Gordon  
1:37   Offensive rebound by Jerian Grant  
1:37   Personal foul on Langston Galloway  
1:30   Jonathon Simmons missed driving layup  
1:30   Team rebound  
1:25 +2 Terrence Ross made jump shot, assist by Jerian Grant 16-31
1:00   Ish Smith missed jump shot  
0:58   Offensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
0:58 +2 Andre Drummond made dunk 18-31
0:41   Defensive rebound by Blake Griffin  
0:39 +2 Andre Drummond made layup, assist by Blake Griffin 20-31
0:28   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
0:24 +3 Stanley Johnson made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Blake Griffin 23-31
0:01   Jumpball  
0:01   Lost ball turnover on Jerian Grant, stolen by Ish Smith  
0:00 +3 Andre Drummond made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Stanley Johnson 26-31
0:00   End of period  

2nd Quarter

Time Team Play Score
11:43   Out of bounds turnover on Zaza Pachulia  
11:30   Jonathon Simmons missed jump shot  
11:27   Defensive rebound by Langston Galloway  
11:19   Defensive rebound by Jonathon Simmons  
11:12   Defensive rebound by Stanley Johnson  
11:01 +3 Langston Galloway made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Stanley Johnson 29-31
10:40   Jonathon Simmons missed jump shot  
10:38   Defensive rebound by Zaza Pachulia  
10:28 +2 Ish Smith made floating jump shot 31-31
10:14   Lost ball turnover on Mo Bamba, stolen by Zaza Pachulia  
10:12   Shooting foul on Mo Bamba  
10:12 +1 Zaza Pachulia made 1st of 2 free throws 32-31
10:12 +1 Zaza Pachulia made 2nd of 2 free throws 33-31
9:51 +2 Terrence Ross made jump shot, assist by Jerian Grant 33-33
9:44   Traveling violation turnover on Jose Calderon  
9:23   Defensive rebound by Ish Smith  
9:21 +2 Ish Smith made layup 35-33
9:06 +2 Mo Bamba made dunk, assist by Jerian Grant 35-35
8:49 +2 Stanley Johnson made reverse layup 37-35
8:33   Defensive rebound by Stanley Johnson  
8:29 +3 Langston Galloway made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Ish Smith 40-35
8:15 +3 Terrence Ross made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Jerian Grant 40-38
8:02   Ish Smith missed floating jump shot  
8:00   Offensive rebound by Zaza Pachulia  
7:58   Zaza Pachulia missed layup, blocked by Mo Bamba  
7:54   Stanley Johnson missed 3-pt. jump shot  
7:43   Mo Bamba missed 3-pt. jump shot  
7:41   Defensive rebound by Stanley Johnson  
7:36 +2 Stanley Johnson made layup 42-38
7:23   Full timeout called  
7:14   Shooting foul on Reggie Jackson  
7:14 +1 Jonathon Simmons made 1st of 2 free throws 42-39
7:14   Jonathon Simmons missed 2nd of 2 free throws  
7:11   Defensive rebound by Stanley Johnson  
6:57   Personal foul on Jerian Grant  
6:48   Defensive rebound by Nikola Vucevic  
6:30   Nikola Vucevic missed hook shot  
6:27   Defensive rebound by Zaza Pachulia  
6:16   Defensive rebound by Aaron Gordon  
6:06   Nikola Vucevic missed layup  
6:02   Defensive rebound by Zaza Pachulia  
5:59   Stanley Johnson missed layup, blocked by Aaron Gordon  
5:59   Team rebound  
5:59   Team rebound  
5:47   Bad pass turnover on Evan Fournier, stolen by Andre Drummond  
5:44   Shooting foul on Aaron Gordon  
5:44 +1 Glenn Robinson III made 1st of 2 free throws 43-39
5:44 +1 Glenn Robinson III made 2nd of 2 free throws 44-39
5:39   Personal foul on Blake Griffin  
5:31   Evan Fournier missed floating jump shot  
5:29   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
5:19 +2 Blake Griffin made hook shot 46-39
5:05 +2 Aaron Gordon made layup, assist by D.J. Augustin 46-41
4:56   Ish Smith missed 3-pt. jump shot  
4:54   Defensive rebound by Nikola Vucevic  
4:42 +2 Aaron Gordon made dunk 46-43
4:27   Personal foul on Aaron Gordon  
4:17   Out of bounds turnover on Reggie Jackson  
4:01   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
3:51   Shooting foul on Jarell Martin  
3:51 +1 Glenn Robinson III made 1st of 2 free throws 47-43
3:51 +1 Glenn Robinson III made 2nd of 2 free throws 48-43
3:41 +2 Evan Fournier made driving layup, assist by D.J. Augustin 48-45
3:40   Violation  
3:30   Out of bounds turnover on Reggie Jackson  
3:21 +2 D.J. Augustin made driving layup 48-47
3:02   Blake Griffin missed driving layup  
3:00   Defensive rebound by D.J. Augustin  
2:55   Jarell Martin missed reverse layup  
2:50   Bad pass turnover on Terrence Ross, stolen by Blake Griffin  
2:47   Glenn Robinson III missed layup, blocked by Jarell Martin  
2:47   Team rebound  
2:45   Personal foul on Evan Fournier  
2:45   Personal foul on Evan Fournier  
2:45   Reggie Jackson missed 1st of 2 free throws  
2:45   Team rebound  
2:45 +1 Reggie Jackson made 2nd of 2 free throws 49-47
2:26   Nikola Vucevic missed jump shot  
2:18 +2 Blake Griffin made dunk, assist by Reggie Jackson 51-47
2:02   Nikola Vucevic missed hook shot  
1:59   Defensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
1:32   Evan Fournier missed jump shot  
1:28   Offensive rebound by Evan Fournier  
1:18   Nikola Vucevic missed 3-pt. jump shot  
1:18   Team rebound  
1:01   Shooting foul on Nikola Vucevic  
1:01   Shooting foul on Nikola Vucevic  
1:01 +1 Andre Drummond made 1st of 2 free throws 54-47
1:01 +1 Andre Drummond made 2nd of 2 free throws 55-47
0:52   Terrence Ross missed jump shot  
0:48   Defensive rebound by Reggie Bullock  
0:41   Reggie Bullock missed layup, blocked by Mo Bamba  
0:38 +2 Andre Drummond made dunk 57-47
0:32 +3 D.J. Augustin made 3-pt. jump shot 57-50
0:32   Shooting foul on Reggie Jackson  
0:32 +1 D.J. Augustin made free throw 57-51
0:20   Unsportsmanlike technical foul  
0:20 +1 Reggie Bullock made free throw 58-51
0:07   Blake Griffin missed hook shot, blocked by Jarell Martin  
0:00   Jonathon Simmons missed jump shot  
0:00   End of period  

3rd Quarter

Time Team Play Score
11:45   Traveling violation turnover on Glenn Robinson III  
11:23   Evan Fournier missed 3-pt. jump shot  
11:20   Defensive rebound by Blake Griffin  
11:13   Reggie Bullock missed reverse layup, blocked by Nikola Vucevic  
11:10   Defensive rebound by Evan Fournier  
11:06 +3 D.J. Augustin made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Evan Fournier 58-54
10:38   Reggie Jackson missed 3-pt. jump shot  
10:38   Team rebound  
10:38   24-second shot clock violation turnover  
10:20 +3 D.J. Augustin made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Aaron Gordon 58-57
10:09   Blake Griffin missed 3-pt. jump shot  
10:05   Defensive rebound by Evan Fournier  
10:04   Personal foul on Glenn Robinson III  
9:54   Nikola Vucevic missed 3-pt. jump shot  
9:52   Defensive rebound by Blake Griffin  
9:37   Andre Drummond missed hook shot  
9:34   Defensive rebound by Nikola Vucevic  
9:30   D.J. Augustin missed 3-pt. jump shot  
9:27   Offensive rebound by Aaron Gordon  
9:18 +3 Evan Fournier made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Nikola Vucevic 58-60
8:29 +2 Evan Fournier made reverse layup 61-62
8:20 +2 Blake Griffin made alley-oop shot, assist by Reggie Jackson 63-62
8:08 +2 Nikola Vucevic made hook shot 63-64
7:57   Unsportsmanlike technical foul  
7:57 +1 Reggie Jackson made free throw 64-64
7:45 +2 Andre Drummond made driving layup 66-64
7:28 +2 Nikola Vucevic made turnaround jump shot, assist by D.J. Augustin 66-66
7:16   Reggie Bullock missed 3-pt. jump shot  
7:14   Defensive rebound by Nikola Vucevic  
7:05 +2 Aaron Gordon made hook shot 66-68
6:56   Reggie Bullock missed floating jump shot  
6:53   Defensive rebound by D.J. Augustin  
6:34 +2 Aaron Gordon made layup, assist by Evan Fournier 66-70
6:07   Defensive rebound by Aaron Gordon  
6:07   Offensive foul on Aaron Gordon  
6:07   Offensive foul on Aaron Gordon  
5:54   Glenn Robinson III missed 3-pt. jump shot  
5:50   Defensive rebound by Nikola Vucevic  
5:36 +2 D.J. Augustin made layup, assist by Nikola Vucevic 66-72
5:14   Shooting foul on Jarell Martin  
5:14   Team rebound  
5:14   Blake Griffin missed 1st of 2 free throws  
5:14 +1 Blake Griffin made 2nd of 2 free throws 67-72
5:07   Personal foul on Stanley Johnson  
5:00 +2 Evan Fournier made layup, assist by Jarell Martin 67-74
4:42   Defensive rebound by Evan Fournier  
4:39   Out of bounds turnover on Evan Fournier  
4:25   Langston Galloway missed 3-pt. jump shot  
4:25   Team rebound  
4:15 +2 Nikola Vucevic made jump shot, assist by Jarell Martin 67-76
4:01   Stanley Johnson missed layup  
4:01   Offensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
4:01   Andre Drummond missed dunk  
4:01   Team rebound  
3:49   Jarell Martin missed 3-pt. jump shot  
3:47   Defensive rebound by Langston Galloway  
3:40   Blake Griffin missed layup  
3:38   Defensive rebound by Nikola Vucevic  
3:29   Personal foul on Langston Galloway  
3:22 +2 Terrence Ross made jump shot 67-78
3:01 +2 Blake Griffin made dunk, assist by Langston Galloway 69-78
2:38   Nikola Vucevic missed jump shot  
2:35   Defensive rebound by Ish Smith  
2:20   Ish Smith missed 3-pt. jump shot  
2:17   Defensive rebound by Terrence Ross  
2:08   Lost ball turnover on Evan Fournier, stolen by Andre Drummond  
2:01   Out of bounds turnover on Andre Drummond  
1:53   Offensive foul on Nikola Vucevic  
1:53   Offensive foul on Nikola Vucevic  
1:30   Blake Griffin missed fade-away jump shot  
1:25 +2 Andre Drummond made dunk 71-78
1:25   Offensive rebound by Andre Drummond  
1:16 +2 Nikola Vucevic made driving dunk 71-80
1:05   Bad pass turnover on Ish Smith, stolen by Terrence Ross  
0:59   Jarell Martin missed layup  
0:56   Defensive rebound by Langston Galloway  
0:38 +3 Blake Griffin made 3-pt. jump shot 74-80
0:28   Jerian Grant missed driving layup