Pistons Hold Off Pelicans 98-94

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Jrue Holiday #11 of the New Orleans Pelicans shoots the ball over Jon Leuer #30 of the Detroit Pistons at Smoothie King Center on January 23, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Blake Griffin logged 37 points, nine rebounds and seven assists as the Pistons held off the Pelicans 98-94 in New Orleans.

Reggie Jackson added 18 points for Detroit, which snapped a two-game skid and picked up its eighth road win of the season. The Pistons are 21-26 overall.

Jrue Holiday had 29 points and seven assists to lead New Orleans.  Jahlil Okafor chimed in with 17 points and 10 boards for the Pelicans, who have lost three of their last four games.

New Orleans, 22-26 on the season, travels to Oklahoma City to face the Thunder Thursday night.

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