ORLANDO, Fla. -- It will be tough for the Detroit Pistons to win games this season when they get little from their frontcourt.
Such a scenario was witnessed Friday night when Andre Drummond, Greg Monroe and Josh Smith contributed very little.
The Orlando Magic was the happy recipient as they ran the Pistons off the Amway Center floor with a 109-92 victory.
It was another porous defensive effort for the Pistons (14-17) who allowed the Magic to shoot 52.9 percent as the lead swelled to 22 points in the second half.
Meanwhile Drummond, Monroe and Smith combined for 21 points on 10-for-34 shooting. The Pistons, who normally bully teams on the glass, were lost the rebounding battler, 49-48.
The Pistons looked like a team that was still on Christmas break while the Magic (9-20) looked like a team that had lost 11 of 13 and was desperate for a victory.
Former Piston Arron Afflalo led the Magic with 23 points. Nikola Vucevic had 20 points and 11 rebounds and Tobias Harris had 16 points and 10 rebounds. Magic first-round pick Victor Oladipo had 16 points.
Brandon Jennings kept the Pistons in the game in the first half.
He scored 18 first-half points and his assist to Josh Harrellson for a wide-open triple made the halftime score 55-48.
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