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Pistons rely on interior play to send down Magic

Pistons rely on interior play to send down Magic

ESPN.com Updated Jan 22, 2013
Jason Maxiell, Andre Drummond and Greg Monroe combined for 38 points and 28 rebounds, and the Pistons pulled away to beat the undersized Orlando Magic 105-90 Tuesday night.
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  • Tigers banking on better 'pen results vs. lefties

    Tigers banking on better 'pen results vs. lefties

    MLB.com Jan 22, 2013
    The bullpen debate around the Tigers began soon after the World Series ended, and it rolls into the final weeks leading into Spring Training. Even when roles begin to be defined in camp, it'll probably still go on, weighing youth and potential against e…
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  • Delmon Young signs a one-year deal with Phillies

    Delmon Young signs a one-year deal with Phillies

    CNNSI.com MLB.com Jan 22, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Phillies have signed Delmon Young to a one-year deal for $750,000, adding to their outfield depth.
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  • The Silverdome Has Been Abandoned To The Elements

    The Silverdome Has Been Abandoned To The Elements

    deadspin.com Jan 22, 2013
    The Silverdome hasn't hosted the Lions since 2001. The city of Pontiac auctioned it off in 2009 to the highest bidder. The highest bid was $550,000. "It was a bit surprising," the new owner said. "There were really very few bids." More »
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  • Titus Young threatens to quit football if he doesn’t get the fo…

    Titus Young threatens to quit football if he doesn’t get the football

    The Lions may have been better off with the second-round pick they used on receiver Titus Young by simply saying, “Pass.” Young, who was exiled from the team via an injured reserve designation after lining up “multiple times” in the wrong place du
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  • Lions Hire Washburn As New Defensive Assistant

    Lions Hire Washburn As New Defensive Assistant

    The Lions have inked a new defensive assistant, as the team has hired former Eagles defensive line coach Jim Washburn. Former Philadelphia Eagles defensive line coach Jim Washburn has agreed to join the Detroit Lions’ coaching staff as a defensive assis
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  • Charlie Villanueva is a tattoo now

    Charlie Villanueva is a tattoo now

    yahoo.com Jan 22, 2013
    Good news, everybody: One member of our human race has finally found an appropriate way to express our shared love for Detroit Pistons forward Charlie Villanueva. And all it cost him was his left arm, a bunch of dollars and (at least) a couple of hours.…
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Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Martin doing the little things for OKC

    Jan 22
    That "other" Kevin is a big reason why the Thunder own the NBA's best record, J.A. Adande writes.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers may consider trading Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers growing concerned over unhappy Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Peter King: Wilson not asking for new deal; more on Payton's reinstatement…

    Jan 22
    Three items in the news, all non-Harbaugh related, today: