| 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...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak doesn't see the virtue in tanking the season for a lottery pick.
"The ping-pong lottery thing, even if you have the very worst team in the NBA, you're not guaranteed to get the first pick," Kupchak said Thursday to...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A lot has happened to the Lakers since General Manager Mitch Kupchak last spoke to reporters.
Dwight Howard left for Houston despite the Lakers' very public campaign to keep him. Metta World Peace was waived via the amnesty provision and quickly...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 9:04 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Jameer Nelson had seen enough.
Too many easy layups by the Detroit Pistons. Too many easy dunks.
Nelson said so during a timeout with the Orlando Magic behind 75-65 with 2:40 left in the third quarter Friday. He told his...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 2:04 PM
The final basket center Nik Vucevic made Friday night is listed as a "driving layup" in the NBA's official play-by-play account. But there was nothing routine about it.
The layup helped secure a win, and it also epitomized why Orlando Magic coaches...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Here is who should be named as the reserves for the Eastern Conference in the 2012 NBA All-Star Game....
| Jan 12, 2011
| 8:44 PM
Zach Randolph had 34 points and 17 rebounds, Rudy Gay scored 26 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Detroit Pistons 107-99 on Wednesday night.
The Pistons debuted a new starting lineup - and benched Richard Hamilton. Ben Wallace (ankle) missed...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Rodney Stuckey scored 20 points, and the Detroit Pistons sent the Dallas Mavericks to their sixth
consecutive loss, 103-89 on Monday.
Tayshaun Prince added 19 points and rookie Greg Monroe had 16 points and nine rebounds for Detroit, which has won three...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 8:03 PM
Ben Gordon did all he could.
The Pistons fell to the New York Knicks 124-106 despite Gordon scoring 35 points. Gordon hit seven three-pointers, but couldn't prevent the Pistons from losing their third straight.
The Knicks outscored the Pistons 33-...
| Feb 11, 2011
The Worm is coming home.
The Detroit Pistons announced today that they are retiring Dennis Rodman's #10 jersey. The interesting part about the jersey-hanging ceremony? It will happen on the Piston's April 1st game against Chicago.
It's no April Fools...
| Feb 23, 2011
When Austin Daye hit a tough, fadeaway jumper with 11 seconds remaining, it looked like the comeback was complete.
But the Pacers had one more possession left, and when Danny Granger found a streaking Brandon Rush for an easy two-handed slam, the rally...