| Dec 6, 2014
| 8:12 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Forward Robert Covington fired in a career-high 25 points off the bench and the Philadelphia Sixers limited the Detroit Pistons to one point in overtime to pull out a 108-101 victory in a matchup of teams with the NBA's worst...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:18 PM
The Lakers are getting increasingly difficult to predict, losing last week to the Minnesota Timberwolves (4-12) but winning Sunday against the top team in the Eastern Conference, the Toronto Raptors (13-4).
At 4-13, it's almost always a safer bet to...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The Lakers love the Eastern Conference. And the Detroit Pistons. Here are five takeaways from their 106-96 victory Tuesday over Detroit.
1. The Lakers play only 26 more games against the East. Too bad for them. They’re now 4-0 against the East,...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:42 PM
Q: I'm seeing a lot of Greg Monroe-to-the-Heat rumors. Thoughts? -- Brian.
A: Look, everyone knows Pat Riley covets true centers, has gone years without one. It is why there were those DeMarcus Cousins rumors in recent years and then the Brook Lopez...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Observations from Saturday night's 102-92 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- Dwyane Wade had it all going on, the scoring and the facilitating.
-- Chris Bosh also provided enough offense, and managed to survive...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Derrick Rose returned from missing four of five games to sprained ankles and posted 24 points and seven assists in 33 minutes as the Bulls downed the Pistons 102-91 Monday night at the United Center. Joakim Noah added 13 points, 14...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:50 PM
The play took four seconds, maybe five. But it distilled a summer's worth of possibilities and dreaming into one delicious sequence.
An active Joakim Noah skied for a rebound. He hit Derrick Rose with an outlet pass. Quick as a blur, Rose dribbled...
| 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 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...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Even in a preseason game, the Detroit Pistons' starting frontcourt of Josh Smith, Greg Monroe and Andre Drummond can evoke fear in opposing teams. Smith combines speed and power. Monroe possesses an evolving arsenal of low-post moves. And Drummond ranks...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the East (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 33-49.
Coming: Coach David Blatt, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Mike Miller, Shawn Marion, Brendan Haywood, James Jones.
Going: Coach Mike...