Latest Kelly Olynyk News

Luka Doncic-led Mavericks beat Pistons 131-113 for 50th win

Apr. 07, 2022 01:23 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Luka Doncic has helped the Dallas Mavericks win 50 games, a relatively rare feat lately for the franchise. The All-Star guard had 26 points, 14 assists and eight rebounds to lead Dallas in a 131-113 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night. The...

Bey's late scoring surge helps Pistons top 76ers 102-94

Mar. 31, 2022 22:40 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Saddiq Bey scored 10 of his 20 points in the final 4:23 as the Detroit Pistons pulled away down the stretch and beat the Philadelphia 76ers 102-94 on Thursday night. “It is huge for us to see that we can play at this level and play well enough to beat a team like...

Grant, Cunningham lead Pistons to rare rout of Hawks

Mar. 23, 2022 22:04 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jeremi Grant scored 21 points and the slumping Detroit Pistons routed the Atlanta Hawks 122-101 on Wednesday night. “We knew they played a tough game last night in New York, and that's always tough for a back-to-back because it takes a while to get out of there,”...

Jayson Tatum scores 31 points, Celtics beat Pistons 114-103

Mar. 11, 2022 22:44 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum had 31 points and eight rebounds, Jaylen Brown added 22 points and eight rebounds and the Boston Celtics beat the Detroit Pistons 114-103 on Friday night for their fifth victory in a row. Marcus Smart added 20 points, and Robert Williams III had 12 points...

DeRozan has big 4th quarter, helps Bulls snap losing streak

Mar. 09, 2022 22:20 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 16 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 114-108 on Wednesday night to snap a five-game losing streak. “There's no doubt he is playing the best basketball of his career,” said Pistons coach...

Cunningham has 22 points as Pistons hold off Raptors 108-106

Mar. 03, 2022 23:34 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Cade Cunningham had 22 points and 12 rebounds, Jerami Grant scored 26 and the Detroit Pistons held off Toronto 108-106 on Thursday night for their sixth straight victory over the Raptors. Saddiq Bey scored 23 points, Hamidou Diallo had 11 and Isaiah Stewart added 10...

Olynyk's buzzer-beater in OT ends Pistons' skid vs. Hornets

Feb. 27, 2022 23:03 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kelly Olynyk made a fadeaway jumper from the baseline at the overtime buzzer and the Detroit Pistons beat Charlotte 127-126 on Sunday night, their first victory over the Hornets in nearly 4 1/2 years. Saddiq Bey had 28 points and eight rebounds and Jerami...