The Pistons opened the new season with a 106-94 win over the Hawks in Atlanta Tuesday night.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope led Detroit with 21 points, Andre Drummond added 18 points and grabbed 19 rebounds and Marcus Morris had 18 points and 10 rebounds.
Last season, Atlanta lost only six games on their home court.
The Pistons host the Utah Jazz tonight at The Palace in the home opener. Tip-off is 7:30 p.m.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports