Detroit Pistons top Wizards, 105-99, in Summer League game

LAS VEGAS — The Detroit Pistons went 2-0 up in the Las Vegas Summer League game after beating the Washington Wizards 105-99 on Saturday. But it wasn’t a good day for the franchise thanks to injuries.

Both Jaden Ivey and Saben Lee left the game with ankle injuries and their future status is unknown. Isaiah Livers led the Pistons with 20 points while adding five rebounds, and Isaiah Stewart had 14 points and nine rebounds while putting down two of five 3-point attempts. Through two games in Vegas, Stewart is 5-for-9 behind the arc. Jalen Duren also had a solid night with 13 points, six rebounds and three assists, and Braxton Key added 14 points and seven rebounds.

Before their injuries, Ivey and Lee each had 11 points. Ivey scored his points in just five minutes.

Wizards guard Johnny Davis drives against Pistons forward Isaiah Livers during the Summer League game Saturday, July 9, 2022 in Las Vegas.

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Ivey, Lee left with ankle injuries

It’s been a bad day for Piston’s injuries. Ivey’s electric start came to an untimely end after pinching his ankle midway through the first quarter. Lee followed Ivey’s lead in the fourth quarter and was out to play at 7:27 after injuring his left ankle.