Hornets win in Detroit and enter the playoff race

The Charlotte hornets achieved an important 99-102 away win over the Detroit Pistons which places them in eighth place in the Eastern Conference with a game and a half ahead of the Indiana Pacers, who did not play, in the race to the NBA playoffs

LaMelo Ball, with 23 points and 7 assists, he was the top scorer and the most outstanding man of the Hornets, who entered the fourth quarter with a meager income of six points (72-78) and defended it tooth and nail to stay with a 32-33 mark ahead of the Pacers (30-34).

Terry rozier followed with 18 points, Caleb martin added 17 and Jalen McDaniels achieved a double-double of 10 points and 12 rebounds for the Hornets.

Hamidou Diallo scored 35 points, his NBA career record, and Sekou Doumbouya contributed 20 goals, also the maximum of the season, for the Pistons, who lost their fourth consecutive game and remain last in the Eastern Conference with a 19-47 record, already eliminated from the playoffs.