4/6/2021 Denver v. Detroit Game Preview

April 6, 2021 at 9:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Pepsi Center
Denver, Colorado

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Season Series - Denver leads 1-0

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 1, 2021
Detroit
Denver
0 - 0 - Regular Season Pepsi Center
Apr 6, 2021
Detroit
Denver
119 - 134
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
May 14, 2021
Denver
Detroit
- - Regular Season Little Caesars Arena

2020-2021 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
Detroit5448.638.786.1.45012.133.8.35818.323.6.77414.620.69.832.442.324.77.85.1107.8
Denver5448.643.489.0.48813.033.7.38515.119.1.78913.619.010.633.844.427.18.14.4114.9
DET Opponents5448.641.486.2.48011.831.3.37717.022.4.76114.720.69.734.444.124.97.65.9111.6
DEN Opponents5448.640.285.8.46812.835.5.36016.921.6.78014.119.39.431.741.126.17.34.3110.1


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 1, 2021
Detroit
Denver
0 - 0 - Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 25, 2020
Detroit
Denver
98 - 115
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 2, 2020
Denver
Detroit
123 - 128
Detroit
Regular Season Little Caesars Arena
Mar 26, 2019
Detroit
Denver
92 - 95
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 4, 2019
Denver
Detroit
103 - 129
Detroit
Regular Season Little Caesars Arena
Mar 15, 2018
Detroit
Denver
113 - 120
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 12, 2017
Denver
Detroit
103 - 84
Denver
Regular Season Little Caesars Arena
Nov 12, 2016
Detroit
Denver
106 - 95
Detroit
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 5, 2016
Denver
Detroit
86 - 103
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Feb 10, 2016
Denver
Detroit
103 - 92
Denver
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Jan 23, 2016
Detroit
Denver
101 - 104
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 6, 2015
Denver
Detroit
88 - 98
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Oct 29, 2014
Detroit
Denver
79 - 89
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 19, 2014
Detroit
Denver
109 - 118
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 8, 2014
Denver
Detroit
109 - 126
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Dec 11, 2012
Denver
Detroit
101 - 94
Denver
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov 6, 2012
Detroit
Denver
97 - 109
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 21, 2012
Detroit
Denver
115 - 116
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 12, 2011
Detroit
Denver
101 - 131
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 26, 2011
Denver
Detroit
109 - 100
Denver
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Feb 26, 2010
Detroit
Denver
102 - 107
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 10, 2009
Denver
Detroit
99 - 101
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 3, 2009
Denver
Detroit
95 - 100
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Jan 9, 2009
Detroit
Denver
93 - 90
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 18, 2008
Denver
Detroit
120 - 136
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Feb 25, 2008
Detroit
Denver
98 - 93
Detroit
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 26, 2007
Denver
Detroit
109 - 113
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 9, 2007
Detroit
Denver
95 - 82
Detroit
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 1, 2006
Detroit
Denver
87 - 98
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 23, 2005
Denver
Detroit
89 - 114
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Jan 26, 2005
Denver
Detroit
70 - 87
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov 11, 2004
Detroit
Denver
109 - 117
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 19, 2004
Denver
Detroit
75 - 94
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 6, 2004
Detroit
Denver
97 - 66
Detroit
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 16, 2002
Denver
Detroit
53 - 74
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov 7, 2002
Detroit
Denver
89 - 63
Detroit
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 31, 2002
Denver
Detroit
82 - 86
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 18, 2002
Detroit
Denver
98 - 91
Detroit
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 6, 2001
Denver
Detroit
83 - 94
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Dec 20, 2000
Detroit
Denver
106 - 108
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 8, 2000
Denver
Detroit
116 - 130
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Dec 1, 1999
Detroit
Denver
96 - 100
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 21, 1998
Detroit
Denver
87 - 67
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 9, 1997
Denver
Detroit
83 - 92
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 13, 1997
Detroit
Denver
102 - 82
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 13, 1996
Denver
Detroit
94 - 95
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 17, 1996
Denver
Detroit
81 - 91
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Dec 4, 1995
Detroit
Denver
82 - 85
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 10, 1995
Denver
Detroit
99 - 88
Denver
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov 17, 1994
Detroit
Denver
94 - 92
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 29, 1994
Detroit
Denver
110 - 128
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 11, 1994
Denver
Detroit
94 - 86
Denver
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 11, 1993
Denver
Detroit
104 - 112
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov 19, 1992
Detroit
Denver
87 - 99
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 6, 1992
Detroit
Denver
106 - 91
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 16, 1991
Denver
Detroit
89 - 103
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Mar 25, 1991
Detroit
Denver
118 - 94
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 2, 1991
Denver
Detroit
107 - 118
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Feb 13, 1990
Denver
Detroit
96 - 106
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Dec 12, 1989
Detroit
Denver
121 - 108
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 6, 1989
Denver
Detroit
112 - 129
Detroit
Regular Season The Palace of Auburn Hills
Feb 20, 1989
Detroit
Denver
101 - 103
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 18, 1988
Detroit
Denver
123 - 116
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 2, 1988
Denver
Detroit
151 - 142
Denver
Regular Season Silverdome
Mar 28, 1987
Detroit
Denver
121 - 109
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 6, 1986
Denver
Detroit
113 - 128
Detroit
Regular Season Silverdome
Mar 19, 1986
Detroit
Denver
98 - 114
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 17, 1986
Denver
Detroit
113 - 129
Detroit
Regular Season Silverdome
Dec 19, 1984
Detroit
Denver
148 - 129
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 7, 1984
Denver
Detroit
115 - 122
Detroit
Regular Season Silverdome
Mar 14, 1984
Denver
Detroit
125 - 121
Denver
Regular Season Silverdome
Dec 13, 1983
Detroit
Denver
186 - 184
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 25, 1983
Detroit
Denver
120 - 131
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 23, 1982
Denver
Detroit
135 - 127
Denver
Regular Season Silverdome
Mar 10, 1982
Denver
Detroit
124 - 113
Denver
Regular Season Silverdome
Dec 23, 1981
Detroit
Denver
124 - 119
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 7, 1981
Denver
Detroit
121 - 109
Denver
Regular Season Silverdome
Jan 27, 1981
Detroit
Denver
123 - 143
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 2, 1980
Detroit
Denver
116 - 135
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 28, 1979
Denver
Detroit
98 - 114
Detroit
Regular Season Silverdome
Mar 28, 1979
Denver
Detroit
115 - 110
Denver
Regular Season Silverdome
Feb 14, 1979
Denver
Detroit
107 - 111
Detroit
Regular Season Silverdome
Jan 22, 1979
Detroit
Denver
121 - 117
Detroit
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 1, 1978
Detroit
Denver
120 - 125
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Apr 9, 1978
Denver
Detroit
137 - 139
Detroit
Regular Season Cobo Center
Feb 3, 1978
Detroit
Denver
102 - 115
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 15, 1977
Detroit
Denver
113 - 123
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Oct 22, 1977
Denver
Detroit
106 - 126
Detroit
Regular Season Cobo Center
Mar 20, 1977
Detroit
Denver
104 - 133
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 1, 1977
Denver
Detroit
110 - 94
Denver
Regular Season Cobo Center
Feb 4, 1977
Denver
Detroit
111 - 124
Detroit
Regular Season Cobo Center
Dec 30, 1976
Detroit
Denver
106 - 123
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena

2020-2021 Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters W. Ellington J. Jackson S. Bey J. Grant M. Plumlee
Rotation C. Joseph H. Diallo   S. Doumbouya I. Stewart II
Rotation K. Hayes F. Jackson     T. Cook
Rotation D. Smith R. McGruder     J. Okafor
Rotation S. Lee        
Lim PT     D. Sirvydis    

2020-2021 Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray W. Barton M. Porter, Jr. A. Gordon N. Jokic
Rotation M. Morris P. Dozier   P. Millsap  
Rotation F. Campazzo     J. Green  
Rotation       Z. Nnaji  
Lim PT M. Howard   V. Cancar   J. McGee
Lim PT S. Harrison       B. Bol

Detroit Pistons Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
41 Saddiq Bey F 52 25.1 3.6 8.8 .411 2.3 6.0 .382 1.6 1.8 .884 0.8 1.7 0.5 3.4 4.0 1.3 0.7 0.1 11.2
25 Tyler Cook C 12 12.3 1.6 2.5 .633 0.0 0.0 .000 0.5 1.0 .500 0.7 1.3 0.8 1.8 2.6 0.5 0.3 0.0 3.7
6 Hamidou Diallo SG 9 21.1 3.9 7.7 .507 0.8 1.7 .467 2.1 2.7 .792 1.2 2.3 1.1 3.3 4.4 1.3 0.7 0.6 10.7
45 Sekou Doumbouya F 45 13.1 1.4 4.2 .346 0.4 1.8 .241 0.6 0.8 .778 0.7 1.6 0.5 1.6 2.1 0.6 0.4 0.1 4.0
8 Wayne Ellington SG 39 22.2 3.4 7.5 .447 2.6 6.1 .424 0.7 0.8 .788 0.7 1.4 0.3 1.6 1.8 1.5 0.4 0.2 9.9
9 Jerami Grant F 48 34.4 7.4 17.3 .429 2.2 6.3 .359 5.4 6.3 .854 2.0 2.3 0.7 4.1 4.8 2.9 0.7 1.1 22.5
7 Killian Hayes G 11 20.9 2.0 6.3 .319 0.6 2.5 .259 0.3 0.4 .750 2.5 1.8 0.2 1.8 2.0 3.5 0.6 0.4 4.9
5 Frank Jackson SG 25 14.7 2.5 5.5 .449 1.2 3.0 .419 1.3 1.5 .865 0.8 1.0 0.4 1.4 1.7 0.7 0.3 0.0 7.5
20 Josh Jackson SF 49 24.6 4.8 11.2 .426 1.3 4.1 .312 2.3 3.2 .716 2.1 2.8 0.9 3.1 4.1 2.1 0.9 0.7 13.1
18 Cory Joseph PG 11 24.8 4.5 8.5 .527 0.5 1.4 .333 2.4 2.6 .897 1.9 2.3 0.5 2.7 3.3 6.1 1.2 0.5 11.7
38 Saben Lee PG 32 15.4 2.0 4.2 .478 0.2 0.4 .500 1.4 2.2 .657 1.0 1.6 0.5 1.5 1.9 3.3 0.6 0.2 5.7
17 Rodney McGruder SG 16 12.1 2.3 4.4 .529 0.7 1.5 .458 0.4 0.5 .750 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.9 1.4 1.0 0.5 0.1 5.7
13 Jahlil Okafor C 14 10.3 2.1 3.6 .600 0.1 0.3 .250 0.5 0.6 .875 0.4 1.1 0.9 1.4 2.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 4.9
24 Mason Plumlee PF 50 27.1 4.2 6.9 .603 0.0 0.1 .000 2.0 3.0 .662 1.9 3.3 2.6 6.4 9.1 3.5 0.8 0.9 10.3
91 Deividas Sirvydis GF 12 2.2 0.3 1.0 .333 0.3 0.8 .400 0.2 0.3 .750 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.0 1.2
4 Dennis Smith PG 20 19.6 2.8 6.8 .415 0.9 2.7 .352 0.7 1.0 .700 1.2 1.6 0.6 2.0 2.6 3.7 1.0 0.7 7.2
28 Isaiah Stewart II C 52 19.7 2.8 5.0 .569 0.2 0.5 .423 0.7 1.1 .667 0.9 2.4 2.2 3.7 5.9 0.9 0.5 1.0 6.6

Denver Nuggets Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
5 Will Barton GF 51 31.4 4.7 10.9 .432 1.7 4.5 .379 1.6 2.0 .779 1.7 1.7 0.7 3.4 4.2 3.2 0.9 0.4 12.8
10 Bol Bol C 22 5.1 0.9 1.8 .487 0.4 0.9 .474 0.2 0.4 .556 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.4 2.4
7 Facundo Campazzo PG 48 18.7 1.6 4.1 .385 1.1 2.8 .378 0.9 1.0 .837 1.0 2.0 0.3 1.3 1.5 2.8 1.0 0.2 5.0
31 Vlatko Cancar SF 28 5.6 0.5 1.3 .417 0.2 0.7 .263 0.2 0.2 .833 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.9 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.1 1.4
12 Gary Clark SF 2 2.0 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
35 P.J. Dozier PG 39 19.9 2.5 6.1 .415 0.8 2.5 .340 0.9 1.5 .614 0.8 1.8 0.7 2.9 3.6 1.6 0.6 0.4 6.8
50 Aaron Gordon F 9 27.9 4.6 8.0 .569 0.8 2.6 .304 1.4 2.0 .722 1.0 1.7 0.9 3.4 4.3 2.6 0.9 0.8 11.3
0 JaMychal Green PF 41 18.4 2.9 6.4 .455 1.4 3.4 .397 0.8 1.0 .829 1.0 2.6 1.5 3.6 5.1 0.8 0.5 0.3 8.0
00 Markus Howard SG 25 3.3 0.4 1.7 .233 0.2 1.2 .167 0.0 0.1 .500 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.0 1.0
15 Nikola Jokic C 54 35.4 10.3 18.2 .565 1.4 3.4 .418 4.1 4.8 .854 3.1 2.7 2.9 8.1 10.9 8.8 1.5 0.6 26.2
6 JaVale McGee C 4 9.9 1.8 3.2 .538 0.0 0.0 .000 0.5 1.0 .500 1.5 2.8 1.5 3.5 5.0 0.2 0.5 0.5 4.0
4 Paul Millsap FC 42 22.1 3.4 6.9 .495 1.0 2.6 .382 1.2 1.8 .703 0.9 2.1 1.4 3.3 4.7 1.6 0.9 0.6 9.0
11 Monte Morris G 42 26.3 4.0 8.3 .479 1.1 3.0 .381 1.3 1.6 .783 0.8 1.0 0.2 2.0 2.2 3.3 0.7 0.3 10.4
27 Jamal Murray SG 48 35.5 7.9 16.5 .477 2.7 6.6 .408 2.8 3.2 .869 2.2 2.0 0.8 3.3 4.0 4.8 1.3 0.3 21.2
22 Zeke Nnaji PF 34 10.0 1.3 2.6 .506 0.6 1.5 .400 0.4 0.4 .800 0.2 0.8 0.4 1.3 1.6 0.2 0.1 0.1 3.5
1 Michael Porter, Jr. PF 44 30.5 6.7 12.5 .534 2.4 5.6 .421 1.6 2.1 .763 1.1 2.1 1.9 5.9 7.8 1.0 0.6 0.9 17.3
3 Greg Whittington PF 4 3.0 0.0 0.8 .000 0.0 0.5 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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