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76ers end 26-game losing streak, beat Pistons

From left to right, Philadelphia 76ers' Michael Carter-Williams, Nerlens Noel, Hollis Thompson and Henry Sims celebrate in the final seconds of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons, Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Philadelphia. AP

The Philadelphia 76ers avoided setting the longest losing streak United States major professional sports history by routing the Detroit Pistons 123-98 on Saturday to end their winless stretch at a record-equaling 26 games.

Posted: March 30th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Pistons sack coach Cheeks after 50 games

In this Dec. 10, 2013 file photo, Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings (7) talks with head coach Maurice Cheeks in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Auburn Hills, Mich. Detroit fired Cheeks on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, after less than a year as coach, with the Pistons languishing well below .500 despite offseason moves aimed at putting the struggling franchise back in contention. AP

Two straight double-digit NBA victories apparently weren’t enough for the Detroit Pistons, who sacked coach Maurice Cheeks on Sunday.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Rodman checks into rehab center

Dennis Rodman recently traveled to North Korea along with other retired NBA players to play an exhibition game. AP

Dennis Rodman has checked into an undisclosed alcohol rehabilitation center to treat his long-time struggle with alcoholism, his agent says.

Posted: January 19th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Howard powers undermanned Rockets past Pistons

Houston Rockets' Dwight Howard (12) pulls down a rebound in front of Golden State Warriors' Jermaine O'Neal, left, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, in Houston. AP

Dwight Howard had 35 points and 19 rebounds, leading the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 114-97 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night.

Posted: December 22nd, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Lillard’s jumper lifts Trail Blazers over Pistons in OT; Kings beat Rockets behind Gay

Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay (8) scores around Houston Rockets point guard Aaron Brooks (0) and Rockets forward Greg Smith, back left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013. AP

Rudy Gay scored 26 points in his first home game since coming over in a trade from Toronto, leading the Sacramento Kings past the Houston Rockets 106-91 Sunday night.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Celtics cruise to 41-point win over Knicks; Heat beats Pistons

Boston Celtics' Jared Sullinger (7) dunks a basket between New York Knicks' Iman Shumpert (21) and Andrea Bargnani, right, in the second half of an NBA basketball game on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in New York. AP

Jordan Crawford scored 23 points as the Boston Celtics had the most-lopsided victory of the NBA this season, battering the New York Knicks 114-73 on Sunday.

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Pistons snap Heat’s 10-game win streak, 107-97

Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) attempts a shot as Detroit Pistons' Josh Smith, left, and Rodney Stuckey (3) defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Miami. AP

It was just a game, not a playoff series. Still, Brandon Jennings finally got a long-awaited win over the Miami Heat.

Posted: December 4th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Rose scores 22, Bulls beat Pistons in NBA preseason

Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau, left, talks with guard Derrick Rose during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Chicago on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. AP

Derrick Rose scored 22 points in his long-awaited return to the United Center court to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 96-81 preseason victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.

Posted: October 17th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Bulls’ Rose expected to play at home Wednesday

Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

Coach Tom Thibodeau says he expects the former MVP to suit up for Wednesday’s preseason game against Detroit, his first appearance at the United Center since he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in the 2012 playoff opener.

Posted: October 15th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Heat beat Pistons 112-107 in preseason

Miami Heat center Chris Bosh dunks against the Detroit Pistons in the first half of an NBA basketball preseason game on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, in Detroit. AP Photo/Duane Burleson

Dwyane Wade was back on the court for the Miami Heat. Wade, who missed the preseason opener saying he was “erring on the side of caution,” played 21 minutes and had eight points and four assists in a 112-107 victory over the Detroit Pistons.

Posted: October 11th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pistons agree to 2-year deal with Chauncey Billups

FILE - In this May 24, 2008 file photo, Detroit Pistons guard Chauncey Billups (1) shoots against the Boston Celtics during Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference basketball finals in Auburn Hills, Mich. The Pistons have decided to bring back Billups. Pistons president of basketball operations Joe Dumars confirmed the move Thursday morning, July 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, File)

Chauncey Billups wanted to stay with the Detroit Pistons for the rest of his career.

Posted: July 12th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

AP Source: Pistons, Josh Smith agree to $54M deal

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The Detroit Pistons have addressed their biggest need with one the best free agents available.

Josh Smith and the Pistons have agreed to a $54 million, four-year contract, according to a person familiar with the deal. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Saturday on condition of anonymity because the agreement has not been announced.

Posted: July 7th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

NBA: Heat beat Pistons for 25th straight win

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The Miami Heat stretched their dynamic win streak to 25 games as they rallied in the second half to beat the Detroit Pistons 103-89 behind a game-high 29-point effort from LeBron James.

Posted: March 23rd, 2013 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

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