| Nov 29, 2013
| 7:14 PM
AUBURN HILLS -- The Lakers were dominated in the paint, practically embarrassed, but still beat the Detroit Pistons.
Nick Young, of all people, drew a charge on Detroit power forward Josh Smith with 1.9 seconds left and the Lakers snared a 106-102...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 3:38 PM
The dollar menu
TNT analyst Charles Barkley, speaking with late-night talk show host Conan O'Brien about some of his chintzy millionaire friends: "There's nobody cheaper than Scottie Pippen and Michael Jordan. Oh, yeah, [Jordan is] cheap. I always...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins will be remembered as a barrier breaker. This season, he became the first openly gay athlete to play in one of North America's four major professional team sports leagues. That achievement likely will become his legacy....
| Mar 19, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Two home runs by Grafton High graduate Kyri Washington and one by former Warwick standout Brandon Delk helped Longwood beat William and Mary 9-7 Wednesday at Plumeri Park.
Washington had three RBI, Jamestown High graduate Scott...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:45 PM
It’s a gray, snowy afternoon in Auburn Hills, Mich. And yet, the inbox still works.
The Bulls are going to have to make a push for Melo this offseason, right? --Philip K.
Ah, the Carmelo Anthony question. Here’s what it would take to...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 9:12 AM
Jameer Nelson participated fully in the Orlando Magic’s shootaround this morning and is almost certain to play when the Magic host the Detroit Pistons tonight at Amway Center.
Nelson missed his team’s games Sunday in Boston and Monday in...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:12 PM
The Orlando Magic returned to full-strength Wednesday night when point guard Jameer Nelson started against the Detroit Pistons after a two-game absence because of a sore left knee.
"It feels better," Nelson said.
"It was just one of those things...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
at Utah 94, Miami 89:Marvin Williams scored 23 points and rookie Trey Burke hit a jump shot with 24 seconds remaining to lift the Utah Jazz to a 94-89 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
Trailing 87-79 after Williams hit two three-pointers,...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 1:15 PM
The Detroit Pistons fired coach Maurice Cheeks on Sunday, making the former NBA champion the latest casualty in the underwhelming Eastern Conference.
The Pistons hired Cheeks last summer when they continued to upgrade their roster with the acquisition...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:56 AM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — The last time the Orlando Magic faced the Detroit Pistons, the Pistons collected 19 offensive rebounds.
The Magic expect an even tougher challenge tonight.
Nik Vucevic, Orlando’s leading rebounder, will miss his...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:30 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Jason Maxiell has walked into The Palace of Auburn Hills hundreds of times since the Detroit Pistons selected him in the 2005 NBA Draft.
Tuesday morning was different than all the rest.
The Orlando Magic's bus pulled into...