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Rose caps big 4th with winning jumper, Pistons edge Pelicans

Dec. 10, 2019 12:47 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Derrick Rose is 31 and his body has taken a beating, but the 2011 NBA MVP showed once again he can still take over a game and knock down the decisive shot. Rose hit a 14-foot jumper in the lane with 0.3 seconds left and scored 17 of his team-high 21 points in the fourth quarter to lift...

Hayward scores 14 in return, Celtics beat Cavaliers 110-88

Dec. 9, 2019 11:31 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Kemba Walker led Boston’s balanced scoring with 22 points, Gordon Hayward had 14 points in his return from a broken hand and the Celtics remained unbeaten at home with a 110-88 victory over the sinking Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night. Jaylen Brown had 20 points and seven rebounds,...

Griffin, Pistons pound Cavs 127-94 for 1st winning streak

Dec. 3, 2019 10:54 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Detroit Pistons are suddenly on a roll. Blake Griffin scored 24 points, Andre Drummond had 17 points and 14 rebounds, and the Pistons routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-94 Tuesday night to win consecutive games for the first time this season. The Pistons thumped San Antonio 132-98 on...

Hornets edge Pistons again, 110-107

Nov. 29, 2019 10:39 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Langston Galloway’s shot from around midcourt sailed toward the basket, representing Detroit’s last hope to force overtime in another tight game against Charlotte. “It looked good,” Hornets coach James Borrego said. “It looked good, but I think we played...

Pistons shut down Magic after halftime in 103-88 win

Nov. 25, 2019 10:50 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Dwane Casey had an easy time identifying when and how his team won this game. “I think our defense was exceptional in the second half,” the Detroit coach said. Casey shouldn’t get much argument from the Orlando Magic about that. They were held to 15 points in the third...

Antetokounmpo leads Bucks past Pistons 104-90

Nov. 24, 2019 12:38 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo continued to provide the offense, and the Bucks’ defense eventually caught up. Antetokounmpo had 28 points and 10 rebounds for his 16th consecutive double-double to lead Milwaukee past the Detroit Pistons 104-90 on Saturday night for its seventh straight...

Pistons score 76 in first half, rout Hawks 128-103

Nov. 22, 2019 11:02 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — About an hour after a blowout loss to the Detroit Pistons, Atlanta coach Lloyd Pierce finally emerged to meet with reporters. The Hawks had been talking things over. “Learning how to compete — that’s kind of it,” Pierce said. “Learning how to compete,...

Markkanen scores 24, Bulls beat Pistons 109-89

Nov. 20, 2019 11:54 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — After struggling with his shot for weeks, Lauri Markkanen said busting out of a slump Wednesday night was as simple as seeing the ball go through the basket. “The shot’s been feeling good the whole time,” he said. “That’s why it was frustrating to see it...

Monk hits 3-pointer at buzzer, Hornets beat Pistons 109-106

Nov. 15, 2019 10:30 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Things haven’t always gone the way Malik Monk hoped during his first two seasons with the Charlotte Hornets. But coach James Borrego said the third-year shooting guard never stopped working — and now he’s starting to see some big results. Monk knocked down a...

Malik Monk hits 3 at buzzer, Hornets top Pistons 109-106

Nov. 15, 2019 10:03 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Malik Monk hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the Charlotte Hornets a 109-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night. After Derrick Rose drove the lane and awkwardly threw the ball away with a second left, Charlotte got it at midcourt. Following a timeout, the Hornets...