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Pistons finish near the bottom but have reasons for optimism

May. 17, 2021 17:32 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Troy Weaver's first season as Detroit's general manager ended with the Pistons holding the second-worst record in the league. Finally, though, it felt like the future looks a little brighter for this franchise. “Obviously, the...

Heat rout Pistons 120-107 with several key players out

May. 16, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Nemanja Bjelica scored 17 of his 21 points in the first half, and the Miami Heat routed the Detroit Pistons 120-107 on Sunday night despite holding out several key players in a relatively meaningless game. Precious Achiuwa scored a career-high 23 points...

Pistons snap skid with 111-97 win over Grizzlies

May. 07, 2021 00:42 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Wayne Ellington and Cory Joseph scored 18 points apiece to help the Detroit Pistons snap a four-game losing streak with a 111-97 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night. The Grizzlies dropped a half-game behind Golden State for eighth place...

Hornets hold on for crucial 102-99 win over Pistons

May. 04, 2021 22:42 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — LaMelo Ball scored 23 points, including two free throws with 5.8 seconds left, and the Charlotte Hornets took another step toward the postseason with a 102-99 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night. Detroit trailed by two when rookie Killian...

Hardaway scores 42, Mavericks beat Pistons 115-105

Apr. 29, 2021 22:35 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Tim Hardaway Jr. scored a career-high 42 points, helping the Dallas Mavericks overcome the absence of Luka Doncic in a 115-105 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Thursday night. Trey Burke added 15 points for Dallas, which moved a game ahead of Portland...

Late baskets from Jacksons lead Pistons over Cavs, 109-105

Apr. 19, 2021 22:41 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Frank Jackson scored 20 points, including a tiebreaking baseline drive in the final minute, lifting the Detroit Pistons to a 109-105 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night. Jackson was fouled on his basket with 29 seconds left. He missed the...

Westbrook's triple-double, Beal's 37 lead Wiz over Pistons

Apr. 17, 2021 23:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russell Westbrook had his 25th triple-double of the season, Bradley Beal scored 37 points and the Washington Wizards beat the Detroit Pistons 121-100 on Saturday night. Westbrook finished with 15 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists in the fourth...

Pistons hand Thunder 9th straight loss with 110-104 victory

Apr. 16, 2021 22:23 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Josh Jackson scored 29 points, and the Detroit Pistons overcame several key absences to beat Oklahoma City 110-104 on Friday night, handing the Thunder their ninth straight loss. Oklahoma City cut an 11-point, fourth-quarter lead to one, but Detroit held...

Grant scores 21 vs. former team as Pistons dominate Thunder

Apr. 05, 2021 22:40 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jerami Grant scored 21 points against his former team, and the Detroit Pistons beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 132-108 on Monday night. Grant played three seasons for the Thunder, and then was traded after the 2018-19 season. He looked at home...