Gay scores 18 to lead Grizzlies past Pistons 90-78

Gay scores 18 to lead Grizzlies past Pistons 90-78
November 30, 2012, 10:37 pm
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Detroit Pistons' Rodney Stuckey (3) goes under Memphis Grizzlies' Darrell Arthur, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Memphis, Tenn., Friday, Nov. 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)


MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Rudy Gay had 18 points, Marc Gasol and Mike Conley added 17 each, and the Memphis Grizzlies won their fourth straight with a 90-78 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.

Darrell Arthur added 11 points for Memphis, while Jerryd Bayless scored 10 points. Gasol added 11 rebounds.

Greg Monroe led the Pistons with 17 points and nine rebounds, and Tayshaun Prince finished with 15. Brandon Knight added 10 for Detroit, which lost its third straight and fell to 1-9 on the road.

While the Pistons outrebounded the Grizzlies 46-39, Detroit had trouble controlling the ball, committing 22 turnovers to 12 for Memphis.