Durant's 42 help OKC secure second seed
ESPN.com Updated Apr 16 (7 days ago)
Kevin Durant scored 42 points, including 21 in the fourth quarter, and the Oklahoma City Thunder secured the No. 2 playoff seed in the Western Conference, rallying from 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Detroit Pistons 112-111 Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
The 10 Funniest GIFs From The NBA Seasondimemag.com Apr 16 (7 days ago)For better or for worse, technology appears to be evolving at the speed of light. One of the many positives of this rapid change is the ability to be entertained from multiple areas, including the .gif, compressed image files. While there were so many t…Upvote Share Tweet
Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Playsdimemag.com Apr 14Finally, at long last, the real season begins. But that doesn’t mean we can’t stop, look back, and appreciate the highlights and events that captivated us and stole our attention during the 2013-14 season. We’ve been treated to some great games, as rece…Upvote Share TweetJoe Dumars is stepping down as the Detroit Pistons' president of basketball operations.Upvote Share Tweet
NBA playoff picture update: Blazers' home-court hopes still alive, Mavs and Hawks are in, Pacers back atop Eastyahoo.com Apr 14If you're anything like me and Detroit Pistons rookie Peyton Siva, when it gets this late in the season, you come out of the weekend like: So let's get caught up on how the weekend that just passed reshaped the playoff picture, which is mere days away f…Upvote Share Tweet
DeMar DeRozan YouTube’s Kyle Singlerdimemag.com Apr 13The Raptors clinched the Atlantic Division on Sunday after going into Detroit to defeat the Pistons, 116-107. They’re in a contest with the Bulls for the 3-seed, but for the moment they should savor their rapid turnaround this year under choach Dwane Ca…Upvote Share Tweet
Bulls rally from 18 down for 7th straight winESPN.com Apr 11D.J. Augustin scored 24 points, Taj Gibson added 17, and the Chicago Bulls rallied from 18 down to beat the Detroit Pistons 106-98 for their seventh straight win on Friday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Who’s Better: Brandon Jennings Or Kemba Walker?dimemag.com Apr 10Before Shabazz Napier, there was Kemba Walker. Walker came into the league with a lot of hype and not a lot of opportunity to grow and learn from his mistakes. Playing for Charlotte meant most fans were only going to associate him with the team’s W/L re…Upvote Share Tweet
Cavs unite to rout Pistons but are eliminatedESPN.com Apr 10Dion Waiters scored 22 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers, their playoff hopes hanging by a thread, routed the Detroit Pistons 122-100 on Wednesday night.Upvote Share TweetDetroit Pistons forward Josh Smith has patella tendinitis in his left knee and did not play Tuesday against his former team, the Atlanta Hawks.Upvote Share TweetHe’s taken some hits over the last decade at the helm in Detroit, and now Pistons GM Joe Dumars appears ready to resign at season’s end after another disappointing season that will end with the Pistons again missing the playoffs. The offseason signings …Upvote Share Tweet
The 10 Best Game-Winners In The NBA In 2014dimemag.com Apr 7There is nothing more beautiful or thrilling than a game-winning shot. When 48 minutes of blood, sweat and tears all comes down to one single moment, the art of basketball shines brightest. The feeling of your heart pounding when the game is on the line…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Apr 4Brooklyn Nets forward Andrei Kirilenko will return to the lineup on Friday night against the Detroit Pistons.Upvote Share Tweet
Shot Clock Tricks Paul George Into Taking 37-Footer; Nothing But Netdeadspin.com Apr 3The Pacers snapped a three-game skid—and stayed percentage points behind the Heat for first in the East—after pulling away from the Pistons for a 101-94 win. That late run got going with this comically long three, sunk by Paul George after the shot cloc…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Apr 3Paul George had 27 points and 13 rebounds, David West scored 15 points, and the Indiana Pacers snapped a three-game skid with a 101-94 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
5 NBA Draft Prospects That Could Transform Lottery Teams Right Nowdimemag.com Apr 2To think that we’re only three weeks away from the start of the playoffs; the special time of year where all of the “It’s only the regular season talk” stifles and the “Win or go home” mantra begins. While 16 teams prepare their final rosters and create…Upvote Share TweetThe NBA announced Tuesday that it had fined Detroit Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings $5,000 for his second violation of the league's anti-flopping policy. The wallet-lightening offense came during the fourth quarter of Detroit's 116-111 victory over…Upvote Share Tweet
The End Of The 'Bad Boys' EraApr 20Joe Dumars' departure from Detroit's front office marks the end of the "Bad Boys" era, which Mitch Albom looks back on, beginning more than 30 years ago.
30 for 30: Bad Boys- Tough Detriot DefenseApr 17Isiah Thomas discusses what it takes to be a "Bad Boy" and how their tactics affected opposing teams. 30 for 30: "Bad Boys" airs Thursday April 17 8pm EST on ESPN
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Thunder Lock Down Second Seed In WestApr 16Kevin Durant scored 42 points to help the Thunder beat the Pistons 112-111 and secure the second seed in the Western Conference.
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