The Malice at the Palace – NBA’s darkest day

Tweet By Joni Ahokas  19th November 2004 will always be remembered as one of the most infamous fights in sports. The Malice at the Palace was probably the darkest day in NBA-history.  It was last season’s Eastern Conference finalists Detroit Pistons and Indiana Pacers who played host to this dark event. The Pistons were the defending champions and Pacers wanted to put their rival’s in their place.  The Pacers were already leading by 15 points and coasting to a win with just 15 seconds left on the clock. Then the incident started.  Pistons-center Ben Wallace tried to execute a layup, when he was fouled…

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