1. Cartier Martin Cleared to Return

    CHICAGO -- The Detroit Pistons have missed the shooting Cartier Martin was supposed to offer, and head coach Stan Van Gundy disclosed tonight that Martin was medically cleared to play two weeks ago but hasn't returned because of his pain threshold...

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  2. KCP's Pistons Future Bright, but His Present Is Pretty Darn Good, Too

    WASHINGTON – The NBA 's ultimate currency is playing time. So no matter how many questions you fire at Stan Van Gundy about Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, the fact he'd entrusted ...

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  3. Joe Harris Role Could Be Huge for Cavaliers

    The Cleveland Cavaliers faced the New Orleans Pelicans without Dion Waiters and Matthew Dellavedova. That forced rookie Joe Harris on to the floor...

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  4. Love Opting out of His Contract Makes Sense, Going to the Lakers Doesn't

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers have gotten off to an uneven start the noise surrounding the team has gotten louder. Dealing with distractions will be a running theme to the Cavs' season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 14 days ago 329 reads 0 comments

  5. Pistons Will Keep Feeding Drummond Despite 'Funk'

    Washington — One of the reasons Stan Van Gundy found the Pistons job attractive was the chance to help foster Andre Drummond's development...

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  6. O.J. Mayo Thriving in Critical Reserve Role

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  7. The Problem with Big Men: Nikola Mirotic Should Be Starting

    The Chicago Bulls have four big men who seem capable of playing at a solidly above-average level on a consistent basis, if not quite a bit higher than that...

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  8. Jimmy Butler's Getting Paid

    Has Jimmy Butler developed into a much better player or does he simply play much better on a much better team? Much like Luol Deng , Butler's not particularly adept at creating his ...

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  9. Derrick Rose Making Offense 'So Much Easier' for Bulls

    Derrick Rose drove hard to the basket early in the second half of Monday's win over Detroit but finished the play laying on his back in pain. The scene was all-too-familiar to anxious Bulls fans...

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  10. Finding Perfect Rotation for the Detroit Pistons

    The Detroit Pistons have gotten off to a sluggish start, and coach Stan Van Gundy has had mixed results experimenting with their unbalanced roster. For the second straight year, they have three starter-quality big men for two spots...

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  11. Bucks Win Second Straight Game

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  12. Mayo, Knight Help Bucks Hold off Thunder, 85-78

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  13. Watch: Giannis Slices Through D, Flushes Dunk

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  14. Watch: Giannis Slices Through D, Flushes Dunk

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  15. Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving's Handshake Was Not Smoking a Joint, Dummies

    So this is a thing now, apparently. After their recent win over the New Orleans Pelicans , Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving celebrated with a custom handshake...

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  16. Derrick Rose Discusses Injury Concerns, Life After Basketball

    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has endured several debilitating injuries that have hindered the team overall the past few seasons. Now that he's returned to the court, Rose is thinking more seriously about his future after playing...

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  17. Reward in Sight for Greg Monroe's Big Free-Agent Gamble

    Detroit Pistons big man Greg Monroe is gambling this season—on himself and against long odds. And so far, it's paying off...

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  18. Why Cleveland Cavaliers Have No Reason to Sweat Kevin Love's Free Agency

    Among the many problems plaguing the freshly super Cleveland Cavaliers , Kevin Love 's impending free agency is one they should neither sweat nor fear. It is, for now, a non-issue...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 15 days ago 16,206 reads 35 comments

  19. Relive Last Night's Explosive 2nd-Half Performance from the Cavaliers' Big 3

    When their shots are falling and they play as a unit, the Cleveland trio can click. Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving and LeBron James scored 61 of the Cavaliers ' 67 second-half points...

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  20. LeBron James' Navy Cleveland Cavaliers Home Opener Jersey Is Up for Auction

    The city of Cleveland devolved into madness for LeBron James ’ homecoming in October. Fans held seances in the streets. Chalk-fetti was thrown, dragons imagined ...

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  21. Bulls Rumors: Ray Allen Would Help Put Chicago over the Top as Title Contenders

    It is usually difficult to find impact free agents once the regular season starts in the NBA , but the Chicago Bulls have an opportunity to add a game-changer in Ray Allen ...

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  22. How Good Can They Be? LeBron, Cavaliers Impress in Win over Pelicans

    CLEVELAND -- Shot after shot went down for the Cavaliers , and for a while you forgot the record (3-3), the issues ( Kyrie Irving 's passing, Dion Waiters' fit) and the melodrama that has surrounded this team throughout a ragged start to the season...

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  23. Cleveland Cavs Finding Their Way, Yet Admit Defense Still Has a Long Way to Go

    CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers ' offense, although off to a sluggish start to the season, is expected to eventually become one of the league's best. The defense? Not so much...

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  24. Finally Healthy, Derrick Rose Making Life Easier for Chicago Bulls Teammates

    CHICAGO — For the first time this season, the Chicago Bulls are thinking more about Derrick Rose 's production than his health...

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  25. LeBron James' Leadership Must Start on Defensive End

    LeBron James ' Cleveland Cavaliers hammered out their early-season offensive imperfections in short order, just as we knew they would. The real work of fashioning a championship-caliber defense remains...

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