Oklahoma City 105, Detroit 94

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, November 9, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Officials - #27 Dick Bavetta, #35 Kane Fitzgerald, #52 Scott Twardoski
Attendance - 18203

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Detroit 19 23 27 25 94
Oklahoma City 18 31 25 31 105

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Detroit 0-6 0-1 0-5 L6
Oklahoma City 4-2 3-1 1-1 W3

Recap


Thunder 105, Pistons 94:
Serge Ibaka scored a regular-season career-high 25 points to go with seven rebounds and Kevin Durant compiled 25 points and 13 boards as Oklahoma City sent visiting Detroit to its sixth straight loss to open the season. 

Kevin Martin scored 16 points and fellow reserve Eric Maynor added 13 for the Thunder, who completed a sweep of a back-to-back set after winning at Chicago on Thursday. 

Oklahoma City lost two of its first three games to start the season but has won three straight. 

Rookie Andre Drummond racked up 22 points and eight rebounds in 21 minutes off the bench and Greg Monroe had 14 points and 10 boards for his third straight double-double for the Pistons, who dropped to 0-5 on the road. 

Detroit had five players score in double figures despite shooting 41.4 percent from the field. 

GAME NOTEBOOK: Thunder G Russell Westbrook played in his 314th consecutive game, extending the longest active streak in the NBA. … Drummond had scored a total of 19 points in his five previous games. … Detroit's Tayshaun Prince, who scored 16 points, needs 13 more to tie Grant Hill (9,393) for eighth on the franchise's all-time list. 

Top Game Performances

Detroit   Oklahoma City
Andre Drummond 22 Scoring Kevin Durant 25
Brandon Knight 6 Assists Kendrick Perkins 6
Greg Monroe 10 Rebounds Kevin Durant 13
Andre Drummond 6 Free Throws Made Serge Ibaka 7
Jonas Jerebko 3 Steals Kevin Martin 3
Greg Monroe 3 Blocks Serge Ibaka 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Detroit 94 41.4 6-19 16-22 24 41 4 8 15
Oklahoma City 105 53.5 8-20 21-26 21 38 4 8 17

Upcoming Games

  • Oklahoma City will play their next game at home against Cleveland. The Thunder have a W/L % of .500 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • Detroit will play their next game on the road against Houston . The Pistons have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
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