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Former Bulls All-Star guard Derrick Rose came off the bench to lead Detroit with a game-high 28 points (8/19 FG, 2/3 3Pt, 10/10 FT), five assists, three rebounds, one steal and one block in 29 minutes of action in the Pistons’ 99-106 loss over the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on Sunday night. The Pistons fell to 13-24.

After the game, Lakers’ Dwight Howard shared some of his thoughts on Rose, who has successfully moved from an MVP caliber player to a reliable reserve: