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1 hr ago | King James Gospel

On This Date in NBA History: April 21, Rodney Stuckey was Born

Apr 8, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Rodney Stuckey shoots the ball against the Atlanta Hawks in the first quarter at Philips Arena.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Rodney Stuckey, Atlanta Hawks

6 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Milwaukee Bucks 2013-'14 team grades

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, Zaza Pachulia, Khris Middleton, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Players, Ersan Ilyasova, Ramon Sessions, Los Angeles Lakers, Charlotte Bobcats, Brandon Knight, Cleveland Cavaliers

10 hrs ago | Daily Dispatch

Hawks take 1-0 lead by rolling past Pacers 101-93

Jeff Teague scored a playoff career-high 28 points and Paul Millsap added 25 as eighth-seeded Atlanta rolled past top-seeded Indiana 101-93 on Saturday night, taking a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.


Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Jeff Teague, Paul Millsap, Tracy McGrady, Utah Jazz, NBA Players, Indiana Pacers, Paul George, Golden State Warriors

14 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

Next Day Notes, Game 1: Thunder 100, Grizzlies 86

I haven't watched a basketball game and then written about it in something close to two weeks, since our daughter was born.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Tayshaun Prince, NBA Players, Tony Allen, Zach Randolph, Nick Calathes, Milwaukee Bucks, Beno Udrih, Sacramento Kings

18 hrs ago |

Detroit Pistons 2013-14 grades: Seven D's out of 16 marks reflect lost season

Generally speaking, grading on a curve that takes into consideration any number of things -- production, leadership, contract value, availability -- there just aren't many A's or F's in the NBA.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Atlanta Hawks, Josh Smith, NBA Players, Milwaukee Bucks, Andre Drummond, Brandon Jennings, Rodney Stuckey, Kyle Singler

22 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

Playoff experience pays for Nets against Raptors

The Brooklyn Nets made a case for the importance of playoff experience in their opening victory over the Toronto Raptors .


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New Jersey Nets, Atlanta Hawks, Tracy McGrady, NBA Players, Jeff Teague, Paul Millsap, Utah Jazz, Indiana Pacers, Paul George

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond shows improvement in second season

Pistons interim coach John Loyer talks with Andre Drummond during a game against the Nets on April 4 in New York.


Related Topix: Sports, Andre Drummond, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Oklahoma City Thunder, Kevin Durant

Sir Charles in Charge

2014 NBA Playoffs Preview: Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder

Feb 3, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Kevin Durant drives the ball to the basket while being guarded by Memphis Grizzlies small forward Tayshaun Prince during the fourth quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena.


Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kevin Durant, Memphis Grizzlies, Russell Westbrook, Tayshaun Prince, Zach Randolph

Men's Journal

6 Reasons to Watch the NBA Playoffs

Another season is in the books, and the playoffs are a tip off away. Like any season, 2013-14 was defined by good and bad play and terrible refereeing.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Amar'e Stoudemire, NBA Players, Kyle Singler


Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Detroit Pistons Player

The 2013-14 season has mercifully come to an end for the Detroit Pistons , giving us the opportunity to evaluate the play of every single player on the roster.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Tony Mitchell, Charlie Villanueva, Sacramento Kings, Joe Dumars, NBA Players, Peyton Siva


Building the Ideal Playoff Rotation for Memphis Grizzlies

The Memphis Grizzlies will need a stellar playoff rotation in order to possibly advance, and we will give it to them.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat, Tayshaun Prince, Tony Allen, NBA Players, Mike Miller, Oklahoma City Thunder


Is Jabari Parker Worth the No. 1 Overall Pick in the 2014 NBA Draft?

Based on the prospects likely to be considered for that No. 1 overall pick, the eventual lottery-winning general manager will have to decide which drafting approach to take: swing for the fences or play it safe.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, Brandon Knight, NBA Players, Larry Sanders

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Miami Herald

Former Pistons star Adrian Dantley still doesn't like Isiah Thomas, calls him a 'con man'

"But the NBA kept begging me to be on there, so I did the interview," Dantley told Matt Dery on Detroit Sports 105.1 FM today.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, Joe Dumars, NBA Basketball, Dennis Rodman, Dallas Mavericks

Sports Media 101

Detroit Pistons Must Make Finding the Next Jack McCloskey a Goal in General Manager Search

Pistons 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Detroit Pistons as a part of Sports Media 101 .


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

Ask David: Which Detroit Pistons have character, talent to be part of a champion?

And the question, of course, is "What should the Pistons have been doing in summer of 2013?" because any of those would have been every bit as productive as what actually happened -- a 29-53 record in 2013-14, for the second consecutive season.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Clippers, Chauncey Billups, Greg Monroe, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, New York Knicks, Rodney Stuckey, Denver Nuggets

Detroit News

Pistons hire search firm to help find new general manager

The Detroit Pistons will use the executive search firm Korn Ferry to help with their pursuit of a new general manager.


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

The Washington Post

The Bullets fought the Bad Boy Pistons in a 1988 exhibition game

"Bad Boys," ESPN's 30 for 30 documentary about the hard-nosed Detroit Pistons teams of the late 1980s and early '90s, premiered last night.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, US Politics, US News

News Times

UConn's early entries: How they have

UConn juniors Ryan Boatright and DeAndre Daniels have yet to declare for the NBA draft -- the deadline to declare is April 27 -- but here's a look at the 15 Huskies who decided to leave college early under former coach Jim Calhoun and how they fared : Donyell Marshall: Left after junior season and was fourth overall pick by Minnesota Timberwolves.


Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Charlotte Bobcats, Miami Heat, Sacramento Kings, Phoenix Suns

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Pistons 'Bad Boys' special on ESPN evokes emotions a quarter-century later

How much does being part of the legendary "Bad Boys" resonate a quarter-century later with those Detroit Pistons who lived it? Consider Rick Mahorn in Thursday's much-awaited ESPN "30 for 30" release of "Bad Boys," when asked about the Pistons' first championship in 1989.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, John Salley, NBA Players, Chicago Bulls

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Bucks pack up, await future with new owners

With new ownership on the horizon, it is uncertain just how many of these guys will be back after a dreary 67-loss season.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Brandon Knight, Carlos Delfino, NBA Players, Houston Rockets