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Wizards End Losing Streak With 99-95 Win Over Pistons

Given the way things have gone for the struggling Washington Wizards lately, it wasn’t shocking when they squandered a 21-point second-half lead.


Bradley Beal controls the ball against Kentavious Caldwell-Pope of the Detroit Pistons during the game on October 30, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (credit: Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Lose Season Opener To Pistons, 113-102

Greg Monroe had 24 points and 16 rebounds, and the new-look Detroit Pistons won their season opener in convincing fashion, beating the Washington Wizards 113-102 Wednesday night.