Recap - Clippers Defeat Detroit 109-88
|Recap - Clippers Defeat Detroit 109-88|
Detroit was run off the court by the Clippers on Friday as Los Angeles blasted the Pistons 109-88 at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Clippers were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 192.5.
Los Angeles got 24 points from Blake Griffin and another 18 points from Ryan Gomes. Eric Bledsoe contributed 8 assists, while Blake Griffin cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Detroit got 18 points from Charlie Villanueva in a losing cause and another 15 points from Ben Gordon. Tracy McGrady contributed 5 assists for the Pistons, while Charlie Villanueva had 9 rebounds.
The Clippers hit the break leading 51-46 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 45 boards, while Detroit only had 35.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face New Orleans.