Pistons Slump Continues in L.A.


Kyle Kuzma scored a career-high 41 points as the L.A. Lakers cruised past the Detroit Pistons 113-100 in Los Angeles.

Kuzma shot 16-of-24 from the field and sat out the entire fourth quarter.  Michael Beasley put up 19 points on his 30th birthday and Lonzo Ball dished out 11 assists in the win.

The NBA's Lakers have won their last two games following a three-game slide.  

Blake Griffin scored 16 points for Detroit in his return to the Staples Center.

Detroit has lost six-of-seven and dipped to 17-and-22 overall.  

The Pistons have lost six-of-seven to fall to 17-and-22 and they continue their four-game road swing Thursday night against the Kings in Sacramento.