Most Points Scored by the Detroit Pistons in an NBA Game

This list shows the NBA games in which the Pistons scored the most points in franchise history, including regular season and Playoffs.

RS = Season / PL = Playoffs

Most Points Ever Scored by the Pistons - Top 50
Regular Season and Playoffs

Points
Scored
Game
Details
186
W
186
-
184   3 OT
1983-84 (RS) / Dec 13, 1983 / at Denver
160
W
160
-
117  
1978-79 (RS) / Mar 9, 1979 / at Detroit
158
W
158
-
114  
1968-69 (RS) / Mar 23, 1969 / at Detroit
152
W
152
-
144  
1982-83 (RS) / Nov 3, 1982 / at Detroit
151
W
151
-
132  
1971-72 (RS) / Jan 7, 1972 / at Detroit
148
W
148
-
129  
1984-85 (RS) / Dec 19, 1984 / at Denver
L
153
-
148   2 OT
1969-70 (RS) / Feb 6, 1970 / at Baltimore
147
W
147
-
144   4 OT
2015-16 (RS) / Dec 18, 2015 / at Chicago
W
147
-
129  
1959-60 (RS) / Dec 13, 1959 / at Detroit
146
W
146
-
115  
1962-63 (RS) / Jan 12, 1963 / neutral at Rochester, NY
145
L
151
-
145   3 OT
2006-07 (RS) / Dec 27, 2006 / at New York
W
145
-
119  
1986-87 (PL) / May 24, 1987 / at Detroit /
Eastern Conference Finals
144
W
144
-
132   OT
1987-88 (RS) / Nov 21, 1987 / at Chicago
W
144
-
100  
1972-73 (RS) / Feb 18, 1973 / at Detroit
W
144
-
118  
1968-69 (RS) / Jan 30, 1969 / neutral at Baltimore, MD
W
144
-
128  
1960-61 (RS) / Jan 18, 1961 / neutral at Dayton, OH
143
W
143
-
111  
1987-88 (RS) / Nov 27, 1987 / at Detroit
L
147
-
143   OT
1982-83 (RS) / Feb 8, 1983 / at San Antonio
W
143
-
101  
1962-63 (RS) / Nov 28, 1962 / at Detroit
142
L
151
-
142  
1987-88 (RS) / Jan 2, 1988 / at Detroit
W
142
-
140   OT
1983-84 (RS) / Feb 19, 1984 / at San Antonio
W
142
-
111  
1970-71 (RS) / Oct 26, 1970 / at Detroit
W
142
-
141   OT
1967-68 (RS) / Jan 5, 1968 / at Detroit
W
142
-
135  
1961-62 (RS) / Nov 24, 1961 / neutral at Fort Wayne, IN
141
W
141
-
113  
1972-73 (RS) / Dec 20, 1972 / at Detroit
140
W
140
-
109  
1989-90 (RS) / Feb 21, 1990 / at Detroit
W
140
-
100  
1983-84 (RS) / Dec 27, 1983 / at Detroit
W
140
-
132  
1976-77 (RS) / Jan 7, 1977 / at Detroit
W
140
-
118  
1967-68 (RS) / Mar 6, 1968 / at Detroit
W
140
-
122  
1967-68 (RS) / Dec 18, 1967 / neutral at Tacoma, WA
L
143
-
140   OT
1967-68 (RS) / Nov 10, 1967 / at Detroit
139
W
139
-
129  
1983-84 (RS) / Feb 2, 1984 / at Washington
W
139
-
137  
1977-78 (RS) / Apr 9, 1978 / at Detroit
W
139
-
122  
1971-72 (RS) / Nov 10, 1971 / at Detroit
W
139
-
123  
1967-68 (RS) / Mar 12, 1968 / at Detroit
L
145
-
139  
1961-62 (RS) / Jan 1, 1962 / at Detroit
138
L
147
-
138   2 OT
1982-83 (RS) / Jan 4, 1983 / at Chicago
W
138
-
118  
1962-63 (RS) / Jan 2, 1963 / at Detroit
W
138
-
135   OT
1961-62 (RS) / Jan 5, 1962 / neutral at Philadelphia, PA
L
141
-
138  
1960-61 (RS) / Feb 18, 1961 / at Detroit
W
138
-
125  
1960-61 (RS) / Jan 25, 1961 / at Detroit
137
W
137
-
109  
1987-88 (RS) / Feb 26, 1988 / at Detroit
W
137
-
118  
1984-85 (RS) / Jan 24, 1985 / at Detroit
W
137
-
133   OT
1984-85 (RS) / Nov 14, 1984 / at Philadelphia
W
137
-
106  
1983-84 (RS) / Feb 29, 1984 / at Detroit
W
137
-
128   OT
1979-80 (RS) / Feb 29, 1980 / at Detroit
W
137
-
97  
1965-66 (RS) / Jan 7, 1966 / at Detroit
W
137
-
134  
1960-61 (RS) / Feb 10, 1961 / at Detroit
W
137
-
122  
1960-61 (RS) / Jan 15, 1961 / at Detroit
W
137
-
132  
1960-61 (RS) / Dec 26, 1960 / at Detroit