AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Al Jefferson did it all with 32 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists Tuesday, powering Charlotte over Detroit 108-96 in the first of a home-and-home series.
Kemba Walker pumped in 22 points as the Bobcats notched a fifth win in eight games.
Josh McRoberts (14 points, 10 rebounds), Gerald Henderson and Ramos Sessions (12 points each) also played big roles for Charlotte.
The Pistons dropped a third straight despite 24 points and seven assists from Brandon Jennings.
Andre Drummond hauled down 22 rebounds to go with 16 points for Detroit.