Detroit Pistons vs. L.A. Clippers: Blake Griffin's return

Detroit Pistons (17-23) at Los Angeles Clippers (24-17) When: 3:30 p.m., Saturday. Where: Staples Center, Los Angeles. TV: Fox Sports Detroit. Radio: 97.1 FM ( Pistons radio affiliates ). • Box score Game notes: 11½ months since the trade, Blake Griffin makes his much-anticipated return to face the L. A. Clippers. Griffin was the No. 1 pick in the 2009 NBA draft and made the All-Star team in each of his first five NBA seasons. He signed a 5-year, $171 million contract in 2017 to be a "Clipper for life," but on Jan. 29, 2018, he was traded to Detroit for Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic and what became the No. 12 pick in the 2018 NBA draft. In his first full season with the Pistons , Griffin is averaging a career-best 25.1 points per game to go with 8.3 rebounds and 5.3 assists and 3.8 turnovers. ... Harris is collecting a career-high 21 points with eight rebounds per game. Live updates for mobile users .