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LOS ANGELES -- Chris Paul scored 24 points and made five of the Clippers season-high 13 3-pointers in a 114-80 rout of the Pistons on Monday night, their 11th consecutive victory against Detroit. Authentic Custom Twins Jersey .The Clippers streak is their second-longest active winning streak against any opponent.Andre Drummond had 15 points and 13 rebounds to lead Detroit, which shot 37 percent and made just 4 of 12 3-point attempts in its worst loss of the young season.J.J. Redick added 20 points, including three 3-pointers and all five of his free throws for the Clippers, who shot 54 percent for the game. Blake Griffin just missed a triple-double with 13 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists.Paul made 8 of 10 field goals, 3 of 4 free throws and had eight assists and six rebounds for the Clippers in a game featuring the NBAs two top-ranked defenses.Los Angeles came in allowing an average of 90.7 points, while the Pistons were giving up an average of 93.0.Both teams starters rested in the fourth quarter, when Detroits reserves never got closer than 34 points in the final minute.The Clippers put the game away in the first quarter, scoring 17 straight points as part of a 24-2 run that extended their lead to 28-8. Griffin had eight in the 17-0 spurt in which five players scored. Los Angeles shot 67 percent in the period, which ended with it leading 33-15.The Clippers bench kept up the pace in the second quarter, building a 47-19 lead to open the period, helped by consecutive 3-pointers from Wesley Johnson, Raymond Felton and Jamal Crawford. The team had five 3s in the period, which ended with a 10-0 run that sent the Clippers into the half ahead 62-32.Los Angeles hit five 3-pointers in the third, stretching its lead to 91-53. The Clippers scored six straight on Griffins free throw, Pauls step-back 3 in front of Detroits bench and DeAndre Jordans dunk off Griffins alley-oop pass.TIP-INSPistons: They fell to 0-3 on the road. ... Their 15 points in the first quarter were the fewest theyve scored in any period this season, and their 32 at halftime was also a season low.Clippers: They hit a season-high seven 3-pointers in the first half, with Paul making all three of his attempts. ... Their only loss so far was to Oklahoma City by two points. ... Jordan had 10 rebounds and the Clippers controlled the boards 46-39.UP NEXTPistons: Visit Phoenix on Wednesday in the second game of four-game Western trip. Detroit won both games against the Suns last season.Clippers: Host Portland on Wednesday, having beaten the Trail Blazers 114-106 on the road in the teams season opener. Cheap Custom Twins Jersey . He was followed closely by David Clarkson, donning red, seconds later. Clarksons actions one night earlier, leaping off the bench in defence of Kessel during a pre-season game against the Buffalo Sabres, will cost him the first 10 games of the regular season. Custom Harmon Killebrew Jersey . The nimble-footed quarterback got his wish, dashing through the snow and a weary defence all the way into the NCAA record book. http://www.customtwinsjersey.com/ . -- Jimmy Walkers first PGA Tour trophy came with a special gift tucked inside. NEW YORK -- The task was an utter and complete transformation.The issue was that the Maryland Terrapins did not have time for a trial run.Luckily for them, they had Melo Trimble.Im a confident player, Trimble said, after he scored a game high 31 points to lead Maryland to an 88-82 win over Richmond in overtime of the second game of the Barclays Center Classic Friday in New York.Anthony Cowan added 18 for Maryland (6-0), Justin Jackson chipped in 16 points and seven rebounds and Kevin Huerter had 12 points and 10 rebounds.Obviously that was a great win, Maryland coach Mark Turgeon said. Just a really, really great win for this young team.ShawnDre Jones had 23 points and T.J. Cline scored 18 for the Spiders (3-2) while grabbing nine rebounds and handing out nine assists. Marshall Wood added 15 points and Khwan Fore 13.I thought it was a great -- really great -- game, Richmond coach Chris Mooney said. We really gave ourselves a chance to win the game.Maryland scored eight of the first nine points of the extra period -- Cowan made two free throws, Jackson drilled a 3 from in front of the Terrapins bench and Trimbles 3-point play made it 78-71.Coach Turgeon said, `If youre going to shoot it, shoot it, Trimble said. That was the mentality I had.Cline had a pair of free throws that cut the deficit to 81-77, but that was as close as the Spiders would come.Jackson hit a layup to give the Terrapins a 69-67 lead with 43 seconds left in regulation, but Cline drilled a straightaway 3-pointer 13 seconds later to put the Spiders ahead by one.Jackson made one of two free throws to tie thee game at 70. Custom Twins T-shirts. . He made the first and missed the second. After the second, Cline and Ivan Bender battled for a loose ball that ended up out of bounds. A replay showed Cline had last touched the ball so Maryland retained possession.Fore stole the inbounds, but Jones missed 3 sent the game to overtime.Im very proud of my team, Mooney said.BIG PICTURE:Maryland: There is a lot to like for the Terrapins. Facing a quality opponent, Maryland authored a second half comeback before winning a taut game in overtime. This is the kind of performance that could bode well when the NCAA Tournament committee reviews at-large bids.Richmond: The Spiders may lament allowing a win to slip from their grasp, but the perennial mid-major power played well for long stretches against a Big 10 program.POLL IMPLICATIONS:Maryland: The Terrapins entered the game on the outside of the Top 25. Winning the early season tournament could propel Maryland into the national rankings.Richmond: Was not in the Top 25 prior to this weekend and wont break in with the loss.NOTABLE:Maryland: In the previous two early season tournament games in his career, Junior guard Melo Trimble made 24 of 37 shots from the field for a 14.3 points-per-game average.Richmond: Prior to Friday night, the Spiders won 12 of 18 neutral site games in the Chris Mooney Era.UP NEXTMaryland: Will meet Kansas State in the championship game Saturday.Richmond: Will meet Boston College in the consolation game. ' ' '
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