Big fourth quarter lifts Raptors past Pistons 87-75
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) - Serge Ibaka had 17 points and eight rebounds and the Toronto Raptors used a fourth-quarter surge to beat the Detroit Pistons 87-75 on Friday night.
Toronto outscored Detroit 27-9 in the final period to take control of a game that appeared to be slipping away. The Pistons missed their final 10 shots of the game.
DeMar DeRozan added 14 points, eight rebounds and six assists for Toronto, which won for the second time in five games.
Reggie Jackson had 20 points for Detroit, which lost its third in a row. Andre Drummond had 22 points, but only had eight before fouling out in the fourth quarter.