The Pistons not only lost their preseason opener in Miami, they also lost forward Jonas Jerebko and guard Terrico White to serious injuries.
Jerebko, who averaged 9.3 points and 6.0 rebounds in 73 starts last season, will miss five to six months with a ruptured Achilles' tendon.
White, a second-round draft pick, broke a bone in his right foot and will have surgery Friday along with Jerebko.
• Dwyane Wade's ailing right hamstring was no better a day after his debut was cut, but he expects to travel with the Heat to (but not play in) exhibition games this week.
•Commissioner David Stern said that preseason games will be held in...