Chris Paul supplied 14 and seven assists for the streaking Clippers, who closed in on the franchise record of 11 consecutive victories set in 1974 when they were known as the Buffalo Braves.
The Pistons, meanwhile, dropped a fifth straight despite 16 points and five assists from Brandon Knight.
Tayshaun Prince helped out with 15 points and seven boards in Detroit's loss.
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