Thunder Blasts Pistons by 27


The Oklahom City Thunder outscored the Pistons by 18 points in the third quarter to pull away for a 110-83 win at Detroit.

Steven Adams scored 21 points for Oklahoma City, which had six players in double-figures.

Paul George finished with 17 points, 10 rebounds and four assists as the NBA's Thunder won their third in-a-row.  OKC is 15-and-7 on the season.

Blake Griffin led Detroit with 20 points, Andre Drummond added 13 points and Jon Leuer came off the bench to score 12 points.  

The Pistons were just 6-of-32 from three and shot only 33-percent from the floor overall.  Detroit had won five straight and dropped to 13-and-8.

The Pistons are on the road Wednesday night to take on the Bucks in Milwaukee.