Knight lifts Pistons past Raptors

Knight lifts Pistons past Raptors
November 23, 2012, 10:14 pm
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Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan (10) puts the pressure on Detroit Pistons forward Kyle Singler (25) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)


AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) Brandon Knight converted a layup with 7.8 seconds left to lead the Detroit Pistons to a 91-90 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night.

Greg Monroe had 19 points and 11 rebounds for the Pistons, who won their second straight at home. Knight and Tayshaun Prince each had 16 points.

Andrea Bargnani scored a season-best 34 points and Kyle Lowry added 19 for the Raptors, who have dropped three in a row.