Phoenix, AZ (Sports Network) - Marcin Gortat posted 16 points and 16 rebounds as the Phoenix Suns held on for a 92-89 win over the Detroit Pistons at US Airways Center.
Michael Beasley had 16 points and seven rebounds. Shannon Brown scored 10 of his 14 points in the fourth quarter. Goran Dragic added 15 points and 10 assists for the Suns, who were coming off a two-point loss to Golden State in the season opener on Wednesday.
Tayshaun Prince had 18 points, Jason Maxiell added 16 points and six rebounds while Brandon Knight gave 13 points and 10 assists for the Pistons, who dropped their opener to Houston on Wednesday.