| Jan 25, 2015
| 8:44 PM
Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings will miss the rest of the season because of a ruptured left Achilles' tendon suffered Saturday night in the third quarter of the team's 101-86 loss at Milwaukee.
An MRI exam Sunday confirmed the injury, which...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 2:54 PM
Kobe Bryant is under contract next season with the Lakers for $25 million. With his aging body making the daily grind of the NBA a challenge, would Bryant be willing to give up that much money and forgo his final year with the Lakers?
| Jan 19, 2015
| 12:59 PM
Next season’s outlook is directly affecting the Lakers, who have turned an eye toward the future as part of their reasoning for sitting Kobe Bryant for several games.
Bryant will not play Monday against the Phoenix Suns, marking his eighth absence...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:55 PM
Two years ago, when asked about their interest in free agency, GM Rob Hennigan said the Magic would be swimming in the "kiddie pool."
After wading out without water wings to sign Channing Frye last offseason, is this the summer they snorkel in the...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:02 PM
It used to be these were the depths the Miami Heat would scour only when considering potential first-round postseason opponents.
Now the post-LeBron James Heat find themselves amongst them, battling not necessarily for seeding, but survival.
| Nov 17, 2014
| 10:27 AM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — New Detroit Pistons coach and president of basketball operations Stan Van Gundy this morning sounded a bit more confident about his ability to handle Michigan’s brutal winters than about tonight’s game against his...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:27 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Monday night's first half between the Orlando Magic and the Detroit Pistons played out like the opening sequences of the Indiana high-school state title game depicted in the movie "Hoosiers."
The Magic resembled undersized...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:54 PM
The Lakers won't be sweeping confetti from their hair next June. Figueroa will be bereft of purple and gold.
That over-30 wins wager you made last month? Doesn't look so solid right now.
These are sad times for Lakers fans who, at the risk of sounding...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:43 PM
CLIPPERS AT DETROIT
When: 4:30 p.m. PST.
Where: The Palace of Auburn Hills.
On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1330.
Records: Clippers 8-5; Pistons
Record vs. Pistons (2013-14): 2-0.
Update: Detroit's struggles have not abated since the...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:40 PM
The Lakers (4-13) are undefeated against the Eastern Conference (3-0). On Tuesday, they'll have the chance to improve upon that with a visit to the Detroit Pistons (3-14), their first of three games in four nights on the road.
The Pistons have great...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Lakers 106, Detroit Pistons 96 (final)
Kobe Bryant started slowly, but a quick 12-point surge helped the Lakers pull away from the Pistons.
The Lakers have struggled in games in the third quarter, but after a close first half, the Lakers pushed...