AUBURN HILLS, Mich. Jarvis Hayes scored 24 points and Tayshaun Prince added 19 points to help the Detroit Pistons beat the Denver Nuggets 109-106 in a preseason game Sunday.
The Nuggets were missing most of their top players, including Carmelo Anthony, Allen Iverson, Kenyon Martin and Nene.
Detroit had its full lineup, but guard Richard Hamilton left the game midway through the third quarter after spraining his left ankle. Chauncey Billups added 16 points and Jason Maxiell had 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Pistons.
Michigan native Anthony Roberson led the Nuggets with 20 points, while Bobby Jones scored 17 and Von Wafer added 16. Marcus Camby was the only Denver starter to reach double figures, finishing with 10 points and 16 rebounds.
TRAIL BLAZERS 102, HAWKS 89: At Atlanta, LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and nine rebounds to lead Portland over Atlanta, the Hawks' first loss in four preseason games. Channing Frye added 14 points and six rebounds, and Joel Przybilla had 12 rebounds for the Trail Blazers (2-1). Marvin Williams led the Hawks with 18 points and seven rebounds, and Joe Johnson added 15.
Two members of last season's NCAA champion Florida team opposed each other, with Al Horford finishing with 14 points and 11 rebounds for Atlanta and Taurean Green scoring seven points in limited action for the Trail Blazers.
WIZARDS 86, 76ERS 80: At Philadelphia, Antawn Jamison scored 17 points and Roger Mason added 11 to help Washington defeat Philadelphia. Andre Iguodala and Louis Williams each had 13 points for Philadelphia, which missed 13 of 33 free throws in the game. The Wizards never trailed until two free throws by former Ute Andre Miller gave the 76ers a 60-59 edge with 1:30 left in the third period. Washington led 66-60 at the end of three quarters but went on a 7-2 run to start the fourth quarter.
CLIPPERS 99, WARRIORS 89: At Oakland, Calif., Al Thornton made his first eight shots, and scored 18 of his 24 points in the second quarter to help the Los Angeles Clippers beat Golden State. Corey Maggette added 18 points and 14 rebounds, Ruben Patterson had 19 points and 11 rebounds, and Sam Cassell had 11 points. Al Harrington scored 17 points to lead the Warriors, who lost for the first time in three games.