Pistons head west to face Stephen Curry, Warriors

Derrick Rose, Stephen Curry
Posted at 6:09 PM, Jan 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-30 18:09:24-05

Detroit Pistons (5-14, 14th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Golden State Warriors (10-9, ninth in the Western Conference)
San Francisco; Saturday, 10 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors play the Detroit Pistons. Curry currently ranks fourth in the NBA averaging 27.7 points per game.

The Warriors have gone 7-4 in home games. Golden State averages 44 rebounds per game and is 4-0 when winning the rebound battle.

The Pistons are 1-7 on the road. Detroit averages 43.2 rebounds per game and is 1-9 when opponents win the rebound battle.

The teams meet for the second time this season. The Warriors won 116-106 in the last matchup on Dec. 29. Curry led Golden State with 31 points, and Jerami Grant led Detroit with 27 points.

TOP PERFORMERS: Curry leads the Warriors with 4.4 made 3-pointers, and is averaging 27.7 points while shooting 39.5% from beyond the arc. Andrew Wiggins is averaging 17.9 points and 5 rebounds while shooting 51.8% over the last 10 games for Golden State.

Grant is averaging 23.8 points and 6.2 rebounds for the Pistons. Wayne Ellington is averaging 4.3 made 3-pointers and scoring 15.2 points over the last 10 games for Detroit.

LAST 10 GAMES: Warriors: 5-5, averaging 109.9 points, 44.7 rebounds, 27.7 assists, 7.6 steals and 5.4 blocks per game while shooting 45.1% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 111.4 points on 44.1% shooting.

Pistons: 3-7, averaging 107.4 points, 42.2 rebounds, 24.6 assists, 7.5 steals and 5.3 blocks per game while shooting 43.6% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 107.7 points on 46.2% shooting.

INJURIES: Warriors: Marquese Chriss: out for season (leg), Alen Smailagic: out (knee), Klay Thompson: out for season (right achilles).
Pistons: Killian Hayes: out (hip).

The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.