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12 min ago | Alabama Live

DeMarcus Cousins earns spot on U.S. team for FIBA World Cup

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins reaches for a rebound during an NBA game against the Los Angeles Clippers in Sacramento, Calif., on Nov. 29, 2013.


Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, DeMarcus Cousins, Houston Rockets, Golden State Warriors, Denver Nuggets

4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Is Restricted Free-Agency Status Backfiring on NBA Players and Teams?

If it seems odd that two of the league's brightest young talents are still available in free agency, that's because it is.


Related Topix: Sports, Greg Monroe, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Gordon Hayward, Utah Jazz

8 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Pistons' Drummond selected to Team USA roster for World Cup

The Tigers fell a season-high 2 1 2 games behind Kansas City, and it couldn't have been much uglier.


Related Topix: Sports, Andre Drummond, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

12 hrs ago | Detroit Bad Boys

In ESPN's WARPed world, Josh Smith is a Top-5 PF

He's still just 28, and healthy, so there is little reason he can't return to his days as a double-digit WARP performer -- if used correctly.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Josh Smith

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Rant Sports

Every NBA Team's Biggest Weakness Right Now

Every NBA team has strengths and weaknesses, regardless of how complete their roster may appear.


Related Topix: Sports, Josh Smith, Marcus Smart, Indiana Pacers, Lance Stephenson, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, James Young, Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets, Shaun Livingston, Golden State Warriors, James Harden


NBA Trade Rumors: Latest on Kevin Love Deal, Eric Bledsoe and More

In a part of the year that is ordinarily very quiet, NBA teams could complete some major moves on the trade market.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Eric Bledsoe, Greg Monroe

Detroit Bad Boys

Ben Gordon selling his $4 million mansion in Oakland Township

Ben Gordon has put his Oakland Township mansion up for sale and is asking for $4.18 million.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, Jodie Meeks


Early Win-Loss Predictions for Detroit Pistons Next Season

The Detroit Pistons won just 29 games in 2013-14, but with major changes made throughout the organization they will be more competitive in the Eastern Conference than they were a year ago.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Will Bynum, Joe Dumars, Chauncey Billups, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Rodney Stuckey, D.J. Augustin

Piston Powered

Detroit Pistons announce Preseason Schedule

Oct 24, 2013; Auburn Hills, MI, USA; Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond smiles after a dunk during the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Timberwolves at The Palace of Auburn Hills.


Related Topix: Sports, Andre Drummond, NBA Basketball, NBA Players


Biggest Challenge Each New NBA Head Coach Is Facing Entering 2014-15

You're still new, figuring out how things run, sometimes battling the adjustments that come with relocating.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, Minnesota Timberwolves, Alec Burks, NBA Players, Caron Butler, Oklahoma City Thunder


Tough choices ahead for Team USA - A 43-point win against the Dominican Republic on Wednesday night might have not helped Team USA figure out who will be on the squad once FIBA World Cup play starts in a week or so.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, Phoenix Suns, Eric Bledsoe, Greg Monroe, Minnesota Timberwolves

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Rip City Project

Which Hometown Player Would The Trail Blazers Want?

Aug 8, 2014; Akron, OH, USA; Welcome home LeBron James signage outside of St. Vincent St. Mary High School prior to the LeBron James Family Foundation Reunion and Rally at InfoCision Stadium.


Related Topix: Sports, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, LaMarcus Aldridge, NBA Players, Soccer Players, Andrew Weber, Toronto Raptors, Houston Rockets

Lake Show Life

Eric Bledsoe; What Lakers or Piston Trade Scenarios are possible?

Apr 12, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe during the game against the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Eric Bledsoe, Steve Nash, Jordan Hill

CBS Sports

Monroe sought sign-and-trade to Blazers, OKC?

The Washington Post reports that Detroit Pistons big man Greg Monroe and his agent sought sign-and-trade deals with both the Blazers and Thunder during their messy standoff in restricted free agency with Detroit.


Related Topix: Sports, Greg Monroe, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Oklahoma City Thunder, Serge Ibaka, Russell Westbrook

Sir Charles in Charge

NBA Rumors: Greg Monroe Wants Out + KD's Huge Offer

The Detroit Pistons' front office hasn't convinced Greg Monroe that they're a better team now, than the one constructed when they first drafted the power forward.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Greg Monroe, NBA Players

Poll: Who is the best coach in Detroit Pistons history?

Sure, Chuck Daly won two championships during his time in Detroit and was on the bench during the greatest era in club history, but is that really the measure of a great coach? Guys like Isiah Thomas, Joe Dumars, Dennis Rodman, Bill Laimbeer, Mark Aguirre, Vinnie Johnson and James Edwards are among the players who delivered back-to-back NBA titles ... (more)


Related Topix: Joe Dumars, NBA Players, Sports, NBA Basketball

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Boston Celtics

Celtics sign two more players

The Boston Celtics today signed Rodney McGruder and Christian Watford to one year contracts.


Related Topix: Sports

USA Today

Andre Drummond's ridiculous one-handed alley-oop leaves broadcasters dumbfounded

USA basketball rolled over the Dominican Republic 105-62 in Madison Square Garden Wednesday night, and Pistons center Andre Drummond was one of the stars of the game.


Related Topix: Sports, Andre Drummond, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

Detroit Pistons to play first of three preseason home games Oct. 7 vs. Chicago Bulls

The Detroit Pistons will open the preseason Oct. 7 at The Palace against the Chicago Bulls, the club announced this afternoon.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball


NBA roundup: Veteran ref Bavetta retires

The league announced the 74-year-old Bavetta's retirement on Tuesday. He worked his first NBA game on Dec. 2, 1975, in Madison Square Garden in New York.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, Derrick Rose