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2004-05 Detroit Pistons Schedule and Results

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Record: 54-28, Finished 1st in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Larry Brown (54-28)

PTS/G: 93.3 (24th of 30) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 89.5 (2nd of 30)
SRS: 3.31 (6th of 30) ▪ Pace: 87.2 (30th of 30)
Off Rtg: 105.6 (17th of 30) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.2 (3rd of 30)
Expected W-L: 53-29 (6th of 30)

Arena: The Palace of Auburn Hills ▪ Attendance: 905,116 (1st of 30)

NBA 2005 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Finals (3-4) versus San Antonio Spurs  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Finals (3-4) versus Miami Heat  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (2-4) versus Indiana Pacers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference First Round (1-4) versus Philadelphia 76ers  (Series Stats)

Regular Season

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Tue, Nov 2, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score Houston Rockets W 87 79 1 0 W 1
2 Fri, Nov 5, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ Toronto Raptors L 89 101 1 1 L 1
3 Sat, Nov 6, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 99 91 2 1 W 1
4 Mon, Nov 8, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers W 2OT 99 96 3 1 W 2
5 Thu, Nov 11, 2004 8:30p EST Box Score @ Denver Nuggets L 109 117 3 2 L 1
6 Sat, Nov 13, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 93 108 3 3 L 2
7 Wed, Nov 17, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score Minnesota Timberwolves W 93 85 4 3 W 1
8 Fri, Nov 19, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score Indiana Pacers L 82 97 4 4 L 1
9 Sun, Nov 21, 2004 6:00p EST Box Score Charlotte Bobcats W 2OT 117 116 5 4 W 1
10 Tue, Nov 23, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ Charlotte Bobcats L 89 91 5 5 L 1
11 Wed, Nov 24, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 76 92 5 6 L 2
12 Fri, Nov 26, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score Miami Heat W 78 77 6 6 W 1
13 Sat, Nov 27, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks L 90 96 6 7 L 1
14 Tue, Nov 30, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score @ Houston Rockets W 93 72 7 7 W 1
15 Fri, Dec 3, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 77 80 7 8 L 1
16 Sat, Dec 4, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ New Orleans Hornets W 92 69 8 8 W 1
17 Mon, Dec 6, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks W 101 85 9 8 W 2
18 Wed, Dec 8, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score Toronto Raptors W OT 90 86 10 8 W 3
19 Fri, Dec 10, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score Atlanta Hawks L 72 88 10 9 L 1
20 Sat, Dec 11, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ Memphis Grizzlies L 68 72 10 10 L 2
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
21 Wed, Dec 15, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score @ New York Knicks W 94 93 11 10 W 1
22 Thu, Dec 16, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers W 81 69 12 10 W 2
23 Sat, Dec 18, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score Portland Trail Blazers L 74 75 12 11 L 1
24 Wed, Dec 22, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score Chicago Bulls L 82 89 12 12 L 2
25 Sat, Dec 25, 2004 12:30p EST Box Score @ Indiana Pacers W 98 93 13 12 W 1
26 Mon, Dec 27, 2004 7:30p EST Box Score New Jersey Nets W OT 100 90 14 12 W 2
27 Wed, Dec 29, 2004 7:00p EST Box Score @ Washington Wizards W 107 105 15 12 W 3
28 Thu, Dec 30, 2004 8:00p EST Box Score Miami Heat L 78 89 15 13 L 1
29 Sun, Jan 2, 2005 6:00p EST Box Score Boston Celtics W 100 88 16 13 W 1
30 Mon, Jan 3, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Chicago Bulls W 87 80 17 13 W 2
31 Thu, Jan 6, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Memphis Grizzlies L 79 101 17 14 L 1
32 Fri, Jan 7, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Boston Celtics W 110 104 18 14 W 1
33 Tue, Jan 11, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ New Jersey Nets W 89 80 19 14 W 2
34 Wed, Jan 12, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score New Orleans Hornets W 90 76 20 14 W 3
35 Fri, Jan 14, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Orlando Magic W 101 94 21 14 W 4
36 Sat, Jan 15, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 99 95 22 14 W 5
37 Mon, Jan 17, 2005 3:30p EST Box Score Phoenix Suns W 94 80 23 14 W 6
38 Tue, Jan 18, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Orlando Magic L 101 103 23 15 L 1
39 Fri, Jan 21, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks L 86 89 23 16 L 2
40 Sat, Jan 22, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Chicago Bulls L 89 100 23 17 L 3
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
41 Mon, Jan 24, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Minnesota Timberwolves L 83 86 23 18 L 4
42 Wed, Jan 26, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Denver Nuggets W 87 70 24 18 W 1
43 Thu, Jan 27, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Indiana Pacers W 88 76 25 18 W 2
44 Sat, Jan 29, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score New York Knicks W 91 61 26 18 W 3
45 Tue, Feb 1, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Washington Wizards W 105 96 27 18 W 4
46 Wed, Feb 2, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Atlanta Hawks W 99 84 28 18 W 5
47 Sat, Feb 5, 2005 1:00p EST Box Score @ New Jersey Nets L 85 107 28 19 L 1
48 Thu, Feb 10, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Los Angeles Lakers W 103 81 29 19 W 1
49 Sat, Feb 12, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Washington Wizards W 107 86 30 19 W 2
50 Mon, Feb 14, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Milwaukee Bucks W 107 83 31 19 W 3
51 Wed, Feb 16, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers W 93 75 32 19 W 4
52 Tue, Feb 22, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score New York Knicks W 97 88 33 19 W 5
53 Fri, Feb 25, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers W 111 90 34 19 W 6
54 Sun, Feb 27, 2005 6:00p EST Box Score @ Golden State Warriors W 94 88 35 19 W 7
55 Tue, Mar 1, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers W 103 93 36 19 W 8
56 Thu, Mar 3, 2005 8:30p EST Box Score @ Phoenix Suns L 97 100 36 20 L 1
57 Fri, Mar 4, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Seattle SuperSonics L 87 95 36 21 L 2
58 Sun, Mar 6, 2005 12:30p EST Box Score @ Sacramento Kings L 85 100 36 22 L 3
59 Wed, Mar 9, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Golden State Warriors W 92 88 37 22 W 1
60 Fri, Mar 11, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Boston Celtics L 2OT 113 115 37 23 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
61 Sun, Mar 13, 2005 6:00p EST Box Score Utah Jazz W 64 62 38 23 W 1
62 Mon, Mar 14, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks W OT 114 108 39 23 W 2
63 Wed, Mar 16, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Seattle SuperSonics W 102 95 40 23 W 3
64 Fri, Mar 18, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Toronto Raptors W 103 92 41 23 W 4
65 Sun, Mar 20, 2005 3:30p EST Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 110 101 42 23 W 5
66 Tue, Mar 22, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 76 91 42 24 L 1
67 Wed, Mar 23, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers L 84 107 42 25 L 2
68 Fri, Mar 25, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Indiana Pacers L 81 94 42 26 L 3
69 Sat, Mar 26, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Boston Celtics W OT 105 99 43 26 W 1
70 Mon, Mar 28, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Dallas Mavericks L 88 95 43 27 L 1
71 Wed, Mar 30, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Sacramento Kings W 99 82 44 27 W 1
72 Fri, Apr 1, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Los Angeles Clippers W 97 84 45 27 W 2
73 Sun, Apr 3, 2005 6:00p EST Box Score @ Toronto Raptors W 113 103 46 27 W 3
74 Wed, Apr 6, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Washington Wizards W 105 93 47 27 W 4
75 Fri, Apr 8, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Orlando Magic W 114 102 48 27 W 5
76 Sun, Apr 10, 2005 1:00p EST Box Score @ Miami Heat W 80 72 49 27 W 6
77 Mon, Apr 11, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Chicago Bulls W OT 85 84 50 27 W 7
78 Wed, Apr 13, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Orlando Magic W 103 94 51 27 W 8
79 Fri, Apr 15, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Milwaukee Bucks W 99 73 52 27 W 9
80 Sun, Apr 17, 2005 1:00p EST Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers W 90 87 53 27 W 10
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
81 Tue, Apr 19, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks W 95 68 54 27 W 11
82 Wed, Apr 20, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Charlotte Bobcats L 86 97 54 28 L 1

Playoffs

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Sat, Apr 23, 2005 3:00p EST Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 106 85 1 0 W 1
2 Tue, Apr 26, 2005 7:30p EST Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 99 84 2 0 W 2
3 Fri, Apr 29, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers L 104 115 2 1 L 1
4 Sun, May 1, 2005 1:00p EST Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers W OT 97 92 3 1 W 1
5 Tue, May 3, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 88 78 4 1 W 2
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
6 Mon, May 9, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Indiana Pacers W 96 81 5 1 W 3
7 Wed, May 11, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Indiana Pacers L 83 92 5 2 L 1
8 Fri, May 13, 2005 6:00p EST Box Score @ Indiana Pacers L 74 79 5 3 L 2
9 Sun, May 15, 2005 2:30p EST Box Score @ Indiana Pacers W 89 76 6 3 W 1
10 Tue, May 17, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score Indiana Pacers W 86 67 7 3 W 2
11 Thu, May 19, 2005 7:00p EST Box Score @ Indiana Pacers W 88 79 8 3 W 3
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
12 Mon, May 23, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ Miami Heat W 90 81 9 3 W 4
13 Wed, May 25, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ Miami Heat L 86 92 9 4 L 1
14 Sun, May 29, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Miami Heat L 104 113 9 5 L 2
15 Tue, May 31, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Miami Heat W 106 96 10 5 W 1
16 Thu, Jun 2, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ Miami Heat L 76 88 10 6 L 1
17 Sat, Jun 4, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score Miami Heat W 91 66 11 6 W 1
18 Mon, Jun 6, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ Miami Heat W 88 82 12 6 W 2
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
19 Thu, Jun 9, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 69 84 12 7 L 1
20 Sun, Jun 12, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 76 97 12 8 L 2
21 Tue, Jun 14, 2005 9:00p EST Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 96 79 13 8 W 1
22 Thu, Jun 16, 2005 9:00p EST Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 102 71 14 8 W 2
23 Sun, Jun 19, 2005 9:00p EST Box Score San Antonio Spurs L OT 95 96 14 9 L 1
24 Tue, Jun 21, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs W 95 86 15 9 W 1
25 Thu, Jun 23, 2005 8:00p EST Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 74 81 15 10 L 1