| 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...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:24 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — The Detroit Pistons set the tone against the Orlando Magic on the game's opening possession. Brandon Jennings launched a long-range shot, and teammate Andre Drummond grabbed the offensive rebound.
It foreshadowed the rest...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:27 AM
El pívot Andre Drummond aportó un doble-doble de 13 puntos y 17 rebotes que ayudaron a los Pistons de Detroit a ganar 103-87 a los Magic de Orlando, en duelo de equipos perdedores.
Con el triunfo, apenas su cuarto en los últimos 10 partidos, los Pistons...
| May 8, 2011
| 9:07 PM
Derrick Rose fell apart at the end. The Bulls fell apart in the fourth quarter. That’s the Twitter version of how the Bulls’ playoff series with Atlanta is tied at two.
That’s what’s really disconcerting about Atlanta’s 100-...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:53 PM
For the first four games of this playoff series, the Orlando Magic could depend on only one player: Dwight Howard. No one else hit shots consistently. No one else defended game-in, game-out effectively. And no one else brought the necessary intensity at...
| May 2, 2011
| 8:51 AM
As the Bulls prepare to end the Atlanta Hawks’ season in the next week or so, I’m still not sure which helps the Bulls more:
The Hawks with Kirk Hinrich too injured to play or the Bulls with Carlos Boozer too injured to play?
| May 12, 2011
| 8:20 PM
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau probably will hammer his team for allowing 73 points. Heck, he’d hammer his players for allowing two.
But quick, someone tell the coach his Bulls played as brilliant a game as you could ask for in ending Atlanta’s...