AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 26 (UPI) -- Rasheed Wallace, who had 31 points and 11 rebounds, made a three-pointer in overtime Saturday to lead Detroit to a 105-99 victory over Boston.
Richard Hamilton added 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists for the Pistons, who ended a three-game losing streak and won for the seventh time in 11 games. Chauncey Billups scored 20 points for Detroit.
Paul Pierce led the Celtics with 32 points. Pierce scored all 11 of Boston's points in overtime. Boston lost its third straight game and is three games ahead of Philadelphia for first place in the Atlantic Division.