Pistons, Thursday Night Football and Adam Carpenter

Adam Carpenter, Ryan Ranguette and John Thomsen
Adam Carpenter, Ryan Ranguette and John Thomsen

Marquette, MI – There is no denying that the Detroit Pistons road record is terrible, once again another loss on the road. The New York Knicks welcomed the Pistons into Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night. The Knicks Kristaps Porzingis dominated the pistons dropping 35 points (a career high) and raining threes all night. Knicks Carmello Anthony added 22 points to help lead the Knicks to a 105-102 victory. The Pistons now drop to 1-6 in road games while there home record remains at 5-0. The Pistons next shot at winning on the road will come on Friday when they take on the Cleveland Cavaliers, the best team in the NBA.

Thursday Night Football is primed for another big game tonight when the Carolina Panthers host the New Orleans Saints. The Panthers are coming off a win in which they blew a 17 point lead and had two turnovers in the 4th quarter only to survive with a 20-17 win over Kansas City. The Saints is still licking their wounds from a last minute loss to the Denver Broncos on a block extra point attempt. The game begins tonight in Carolina at 8:25 pm.

Adam Carpenter stopped by this morning to discuss lots of sports topics with us and also talked about hunting season. Adam Carpenter is on 103-FXD with his own “Outdoor Show”, which is on Monday through Friday from 3 pm – 7 pm. Adam is very knowledgeable about hunting and fishing, tune into Adam for your outdoor knowledge and good music.

Tune into JR and Friends every morning with Ryan Ranguette and John Thomsen as they bring you up to date on all local and national sports. Tune into Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 and 99.9 or you can stream live at the Fox Sports Marquette website.