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Stuckey has 26 as Pistons rally past Celtics, 115-111

  • Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk (41) defends a shot by Detroit Pistons guard Peyton Siva (34) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

    Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk (41) defends a shot by Detroit Pistons guard Peyton Siva (34) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

  • Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings (7) tries going to the basket between Boston Celtics forward Kelly Olynyk, left, and center Joel Anthony (50) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

    Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings (7) tries going to the basket between Boston Celtics forward Kelly Olynyk, left, and center Joel Anthony (50) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

  • Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe (10) drives against Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

    Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe (10) drives against Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

  • Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith (6) goes to the basket against Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

    Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith (6) goes to the basket against Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

  • Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk (41) defends a shot by Detroit Pistons guard Peyton Siva (34) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

    Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk (41) defends a shot by Detroit Pistons guard Peyton Siva (34) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

  • Boston Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski (40) holds up the ball after tagging out Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez, right, as umpire Tim Welke, left, watches during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, April 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

    Boston Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski (40) holds up the ball after tagging out Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez, right, as umpire Tim Welke, left, watches during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, April 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

  • Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk (41) defends a shot by Detroit Pistons guard Peyton Siva (34) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
  • Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings (7) tries going to the basket between Boston Celtics forward Kelly Olynyk, left, and center Joel Anthony (50) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
  • Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe (10) drives against Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
  • Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith (6) goes to the basket against Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
  • Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk (41) defends a shot by Detroit Pistons guard Peyton Siva (34) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
  • Boston Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski (40) holds up the ball after tagging out Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez, right, as umpire Tim Welke, left, watches during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, April 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Rodney Stuckey came off the bench to score 26 points and help the Detroit Pistons rally for a 115-111 win over the Boston Celtics last night.

The Pistons trailed by as many as 19 points in third quarter and were down 95-85 at the start of the fourth before going on a 15-4 run that gave them their first lead since early in the game. The teams traded the lead several times before Stuckey made a pair of free throws with 57 seconds left to break a 111-all tie.

Jerryd Bayless tried for a go-ahead shot in the final seconds but his 3-point try rimmed out.

Greg Monroe scored 21 points, Brandon Jennings had 20 and Andre Drummond added 19 points and 20 rebounds to help Detroit end a two-game skid.

Bayless scored 25 points and Jeff Green had 22 as the Celtics lost their eighth straight and 11th consecutive road game.

The Celtics looked sharp from the field in the first three quarters, but had several droughts in the final period. They had just six field goals and 16 points in the fourth and did not score in the final three minutes

Boston’s Jared Sullinger, one of the worst 3-point shooters (25.3 percent) in the league, made his first four tries from behind the arc. He scored 22 points and had 10 rebounds in place of the injured Kris Humphries.

Boston guard Rajon Rondo, who had a triple double in Friday’s loss to Philadelphia, did not play last night. He’s missed the second game of back-to-back nights since he returned to the roster in January.

Humphries missed the game after injuring his right patella tendon in the loss to Philadelphia.

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