Greg Monroe scored 24 points and 16 rebounds to power the Detroit Pistons to a season-opening 113-to-102 win over the Washington Wizards at The Palace of Auburn Hills Wednesday night.
Will Bynum added 19 points and five assists for Detroit, which won their season-opener for the first time since the 2009-10 season.
Josh Smith chipped in with 19 points, five rebounds and five assists in his debut with the Pistons.
The Pistons play their first road game tomorrow night at Memphis.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports