1. Caldwell-Pope Answers Jab, Emerges as Go-to Option

    What began as an unexpected verbal personal challenge ended up being something Kentavious Caldwell-Pope replied to without saying a word, but sending the biggest message possible — with his right wrist and fingertips...

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  2. Report: Pistons Asking for 1st-Round Pick for Monroe

    According to NBA rules, Pistons forward Greg Monroe is now eligible to be traded. And, sources told Sporting News, he wants that, badly. But teams seeking Monroe will need to cough up a first-round pick, and that's a sticking point...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 7 days ago 1,010 reads 0 comments

  3. Pistons Defense Is Key to Their Second Straight Victory

    Relinquishing the heavy burden of a 13-game losing streak seems to have had regenerative powers for the Pistons , as they attempt to surge toward respectability.....

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  4. Josh Smith's Athleticism Giving Pistons a Needed Jolt

    Kings point guard Darren Collison thought he had the easy basket as cruised down the lane in the first half Saturday night.....

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  5. LeBron James on Johnny Manziel: "I'm Not Disappointed"

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  6. Ethan Skolnick on the Cleveland Cavaliers' Perfect Lineup

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have had an up-and-down season so far, but when they click, they really click...

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  7. LeBron, Lance Look Forward to Playing Against Each Other

    CLEVELAND – Charlotte Hornets wing Lance Stephenson is today's version of DeShawn Stevenson when it comes to defending LeBron James...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 7 days ago 2,068 reads 0 comments

  8. Rose: Bulls Rookie Mirotic Doesn't 'Know How Good He Is'

    If the last Portland game was Nikola Mirotic's coming out party, then Friday's game against the Trail Blazers reaffirmed the rookie's staying power.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 days ago 417 reads 0 comments

  9. Supporting Cast Around Derrick Rose a Boon for Bulls' O

    It could have been easy for the complementary players to Derrick Rose to decide that after he surpassed 30 points in a game for the first time since March 2012 on Friday, they could all take a step back and relax...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 days ago 109 reads 0 comments

  10. LeBron James Still Learning to Play the Percentages with New Cavs Teammates

    Steve Smith saw a lot of this coming. He saw a team in Cleveland that was distinctly different from the one that LeBron James led in Miami, one without a running-the-floor mate ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 7 days ago 96,232 reads 113 comments

  11. Ranking Cleveland Cavaliers' 10 Best Highlights of the 2014-15 Season So Far

    Any team that employs LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love is going to provide plenty of highlight plays. Now over a quarter of the way into the season, James and the rest of the Cavs are beginning to get their chemistry down...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 7 days ago 6,098 reads 4 comments

  12. Gameday: Bulls 93, Heat 75

    If a Bull produced a 19-point quarter, the guesses would be Derrick Rose , maybe Pau Gasol . Mike Dunleavy, anyone? Knocking down 7 of 8 shots, including all three 3-point attempts, ...

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  13. Josh Smith Looking Livelier as Pistons Win Another

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  14. Pistons Win Second in a Row, Beat Kings 95-90

    Greg Monroe scored 24 points, Josh Smith had 21 points, 13 rebounds and five blocked shots, and the Detroit Pistons beat the Sacramento Kings 95-90 on Saturday night for their second straight victory...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 days ago 141 reads 0 comments

  15. Knight Scores 22, Bucks Beat Clippers 111-106

    MILWAUKEE -- Brandon Knight scored 22 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 20, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Los Angeles Clippers 111-106 on Saturday night.....

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  16. Pacers Lose Eighth Straight, Falling 95-85 to Portland

    When another loss seemed inevitable, the Indiana Pacers played like prideful home-court protectors. Yet, they could not stop their losing streak and fell 95-85 to the Portland Trail Blazers ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  17. Portland Pulls Away from Indiana for 95-85 Win

    LaMarcus Aldridge had 19 points and 14 rebounds, Damian Lillard added 18 points and the Portland Trail Blazers finished their five-game road trip with a 95-85 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 days ago 1,553 reads 0 comments

  18. Video: Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Unreal

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  19. Giannis Is Only Guy with Arms Long Enough to Make This Wraparound Pass

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  20. C.J. Miles out vs. Trail Blazers with Bruised Left Knee

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  21. Cavaliers' Achilles' Heel Is Team Defense, Not LeBron James' Purported Decline

    NEW ORLEANS — The doubts won't doom LeBron James . The questions about his athleticism at his supposedly advanced age—two weeks short of 30—won't even fluster him, ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 9 days ago 63,879 reads 176 comments

  22. Meeks Pays Quick Dividends as Pistons Snap 13-Game Skid at Phoenix

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  23. Cleveland Cavaliers Lose to Depleted Pelicans Despite LeBron James' 41

    CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cavaliers lost to the Pelicans, 119-114, Friday night at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans , La. Here is a capsule look from The Plain Dealer reporter Dennis Manoloff...

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  24. Pelicans Hold off Cavaliers, 119-114, After Losing Anthony Davis to Chest Injury

    Anthony Davis walked slowly toward the Pelicans' bench six minutes into the first quarter on Friday night, holding his hand to his chest and appearing to be in obvious discomfort.....

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  25. Drummond Leads Pistons over Suns 105-103

    Andre Drummond sank a free throw with 2.5 seconds left, part of his 23 points, to lead the Detroit Pistons over the Phoenix Suns 105-103 win Friday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 days ago 936 reads 0 comments