Detroit Pistons defeat Boston Celtics, 92-86

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - This is when questions start being asked.

How does a team with championship ambitions let a 12-point lead evaporate? How does it commit 19 turnovers, including seven in the third quarter? How does it choke the life out of a struggling and ailing Pistons team for the first 12 minutes, and slowly let it regain life over the next 36?

How do the Celtics lose, 92-86, to that team when star free agent acquisition and known Celtics killer Ben Gordon is...