Full-strength Cavs beat feisty Pistons

Apr 18, 2016

Full-strength Cavs beat feisty Pistons

LeBron James isn’t all alone. One year after he carried the Cavaliers as far as he could in the postseason, James once again has Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love by his side. Cleveland’s Big 3 is playoff healthy again. Irving scored 31 points in ...

Pistons win to clinch playoff berth

Apr 9, 2016

Pistons win to clinch playoff berth

Reggie Jackson and Aron Baynes pushed the Detroit Pistons into the playoffs. Jackson had 39 points and nine assists, Baynes hit eight fourth-quarter free throws and the Pistons clinched their first postseason spot in seven years with a 112-99 victory over the Washington Wizards ...

Davis has huge day against Pistons

Feb 22, 2016

Davis has huge day against Pistons

Few players have ever had the feeling Anthony Davis did Sunday. The star center scored a franchise-record 59 points and pulled down 20 rebounds as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Detroit Pistons 111-106. “That was a lot of fun, because the rim looked ...

Clippers edge Pistons in OT

Dec 15, 2015

Clippers edge Pistons in OT

Doc Rivers considers himself a fairly good NBA coach, but he wasn’t even going to pretend that he was responsible for the Los Angeles Clippers’ 105-103 overtime win against the Detroit Pistons on Monday. “That was crazy,” he said of the game’s finish. “I ...

Kobe helps Lakers hold off Pistons

Nov 16, 2015

Kobe helps Lakers hold off Pistons

Kobe Bryant’s entire 37-year-old body is aching for an ice bath and a day off just 10 games into his 20th NBA season. Bryant still put in the extra effort necessary to make sure those 10 games weren’t the worst start to a season ...

Jun 12, 2015

Bucks trade Ilyasova to Pistons

The Detroit Pistons have acquired veteran Ersan Ilyasova from the Milwaukee Bucks, adding a long-range shooter to their frontcourt. Detroit sent forwards Caron Butler and Shawne Williams to Milwaukee in the trade announced Thursday. Butler returns to the Bucks for a second time in ...

Pistons drive past Wizards

Feb 23, 2015

Pistons drive past Wizards

Reggie Jackson really wanted to make a good impression in his Detroit Pistons debut. As it turned out, he wanted it way too much. Jackson turned himself into a nervous wreck and missed his first eight shots before recovering in the second half to ...

Streaking Pistons beat defending champions

Jan 7, 2015

Streaking Pistons beat defending champions

The San Antonio Spurs kept giving the Detroit Pistons hope and Brandon Jennings made the most of one last chance. The Pistons guard took a bad inbounds pass by Tim Duncan and drove the length of the court in the final seven seconds, weaving ...

Jennings leads Pistons past Cavaliers

Dec 29, 2014

Jennings leads Pistons past Cavaliers

The Detroit Pistons have stepped up their play since releasing veteran forward Josh Smith last week. The Cleveland Cavaliers are searching for consistency. Brandon Jennings scored 25 points, and the Pistons used an 18-0 run in the second quarter to roll past the Cavaliers ...

Sixers beat Pistons to avoid worst losing streak in history

Mar 30, 2014

Sixers beat Pistons to avoid worst losing streak in history

Desperate to see a victory again, Philadelphia fans wouldn’t even wait for the end, standing to cheer as time was running out in the third quarter. By then it was clear: The 76ers were going to win for the first time in two months, ...