|ONTARIO CLIPPERS||33||32||25||25||115||Moussa Diabate 21||Moussa Diabate 12||Jason Preston 17|
|G LEAGUE IGNITE||26||26||24||19||95||Leonard Miller 19||Leonard Miller 7||Marcus Graves 5|
ONTARIO, Calif., Nov. 21, 2022 – NBA G League Ignite falls to the Ontario Clippers, 115-95, on Monday night in first of back-to-back at the Toyota Arena in Ontario, Calif.
Ignite was led by Leonard Miller in his return with 19 points and 7 rebounds after missing the previous four games due to illness. Sidy Cissoko, Eric Mika, and Mojave King each tallied 11 points, respectively. Cissoko added 5 rebounds and 3 assists, while Mika finished with 6 rebounds and 3 assists.
Ignite struggled to find consistency on the offensive end after being held to 36 percent from the field and 33 percent from behind the arc. The Clippers held the lead for the entire game after getting out to a hot start in the first quarter and taking a 7-point lead to end the first period. The Clippers continued to knock down shots at a high rate and would eventually take a 22-point lead in the fourth quarter to seal the victory.
Ontario was led by Moussa Diabate, who notched a double-double, with 21 points and 12 rebounds. Both Jason Preston and Greg Brown recorded 17 points apiece, while Preston added 6 rebounds and 6 assists.
The two teams will meet again tomorrow night at the Toyota Arena in Ontario, Calif., tipping off at 7:30 p.m. PT/10:30 p.m. ET.