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Kings fire interim coach Gentry, miss playoffs for 16th year

Apr. 11, 2022 19:47 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Kings fired interim coach Alvin Gentry on Monday, a day after the franchise missed the playoffs for an NBA-record 16th straight season. The 67-year-old Gentry was promoted from associate head coach to interim coach when the Kings fired Luke...

Cunningham gives Pistons a building block in rebuilding plan

Apr. 11, 2022 17:43 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Cade Cunningham was one of the only players on the court more than an hour before a recent game, dribbling at different paces to practice moves to his right and left while pulling up for jumpers at varying distances. Even though Cunningham's future with the Detroit...

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...

Durant scores 41, Nets rally past Pistons 130-123

Mar. 29, 2022 23:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 41 points and the Brooklyn Nets rallied past the Detroit Pistons 130-123 on Tuesday night. Durant connected on 14 of 23 shots, 4 of 6 from 3-point range and all nine of his foul shots while adding 11 rebounds, five assists and three blocks to...

Alec Burks, R.J. Barrett lead Knicks past Pistons, 104-102

Mar. 27, 2022 19:39 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Alec Burks hit a 3-pointer for New York's final points and finished off Detroit with a last-second steal in the Knicks' 104-102 victory over the Pistons on Sunday. R.J. Barrett led New York with 21 points, Julian Randle had 20 and Burks and Immanuel Quickly had 18...

Porzingis has 30 points and 10 rebounds, Wizards top Pistons

Mar. 25, 2022 22:25 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis had 30 points and 10 rebounds and the Washington Wizards held on to beat the Detroit Pistons 100-97 on Friday night. The Wizards had lost eight of nine, falling 114-102 at Milwaukee on Thursday night. “I didn’t think we played...

Garland scores 24 points, Cavaliers beat Pistons 113-109

Mar. 20, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — All-Star point guard Darius Garland had 24 points and 12 assists, Evan Mobley had his NBA rookie-high 20th double-double and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Detroit Pistons 113-109 on Saturday night. Mobley finished with 12 points, 11 rebounds and six assists....

Bey scores career-high 51 points, Pistons beat Magic 134-120

Mar. 17, 2022 22:33 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Saddiq Bey scored a career-high 51 points and the Detroit Pistons beat the Orlando Magic 134-120 on Thursday night to end a four-game losing streak. Bey tied the franchise record with 10 3-pointers in 14 attempts. He was 17 for 27 overall. Two...

Strus leads late rally, Heat hold off Pistons 105-98

Mar. 15, 2022 22:26 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The game plan didn't call for Max Strus to play Tuesday night. He was not in the Miami Heat rotation to start the game, only entering after halftime because Jimmy Butler left with a sprained ankle. His impact wound up being massive. Strus scored all of...