2013 Detroit Pistons Preseason Schedule Announced

Tickets On-Sale Saturday, August 17 Beginning At 10:00 A.M.

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – The Detroit Pistons announced today that the club will open their eight-game 2013 preseason schedule at home against Israeli League Champion Maccabi Haifa on Tuesday, October 8 (7:30 p.m.). NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and the NBA Champion Miami HEAT visit the Palace on Thursday, October 10, followed by the Washington Wizards (October 22) and Minnesota Timberwolves (October 24).

Tickets for all four preseason home games at The Palace will go on sale Saturday, August 17 beginning at 10:00 a.m. and will be available at The Palace Box Office (248-377-0100), online at www.pistons.com and at all TicketMaster outlets.

Television and radio broadcast schedules for all preseason games will be announced at a later date.

Following is the Pistons 2013 preseason schedule (all times are Eastern Standard Time):

October 8 Maccabi Haifa The Palace of Auburn Hills 7:30 p.m.
October 10 Miami Heat The Palace of Auburn Hills 7:30 p.m.
October 12 at Brooklyn Barclays Center 7:30 p.m.
October 16 at Chicago United Center 8:00 p.m.
October 17 at Cleveland Quicken Loans Arena 7:00 p.m.
October 20 at Orlando Amway Center 6:00 p.m.
October 22 Washington The Palace of Auburn Hills 7:30 p.m.
October 24 Minnesota The Palace of Auburn Hills 7:30 p.m.

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