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Pistons at Magic GameThread: Gametime, TV, odds, and more

Detroit looks to rebound after another embarrassing loss

NBA: Detroit Pistons at Orlando Magic Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Game Vitals:

When: December 30, 3:30 p.m. ET
Where: Amway Center, Orlando, FL
Watch: Fox Sports Detroit, NBA League Pass
Odds: Det +2.5

Projected Lineups:

Detroit Pistons (16-17)
Reggie Jackson, Bruce Brown Jr., Reggie Bullock, Blake Griffin, Andre Drummond

Orlando Magic (15-19):
D.J. Augustin, Evan Fournier, Jonathan Isaac, Aaron Gordon, Nikola Vucevic

Pregame Reading:

After the Pistons got their butts handed to them in Indiana, Rod Beard has the insight on the Pistons’ team meeting - Blake and Zaza Pachulia did the bulk of the talking.

DBB’s Jamie Delaney knows what WON’T fix the ailing Pistons - team meetings.

DBB’s David Fernandez has your preview of this afternoon’s game.

John Wall is out the rest of the season after scheduling season-ending heel surgery:

Unfortunately, this could mean the return of the “Everybody Eats” Wizards - and another bottom-tier playoff contender to the mix for the Pistons to scrap with.

Some Good News? This tweet:

Warms my cold, dead heart.

Let’s have a great game this afternoon, y’all.