Detroit lost 129-107 to the Atlanta Hawks, their fourth straight loss, as they were unable to hold them off the offensive boards. Atlanta dominated the glass in large part because to Clint Capela. He pulled down 16 rebounds, 12 of which came on the offensive end, resulting in additional possessions. The 12 points he added. Overall, the Hawks outrebounded the Pistons 61 to 35.
With a double-double of 30 points and 12 assists, Trae Young led the Hawks. He completed 13 of 15 free throw attempts, which was how he made his money. Saddiq Bey, a former Pistons forward, recorded 14 points and 11 rebounds in his first matchup with his old team. With 26 points, eight rebounds, three steals, and two blocks, Marvin Bagley III led Detroit. On four of his five 3-point shots, he was successful. His four field goals matched a season-high.