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Knight nets 31 points to power Pistons by MagicUpdated Jan 27 Share Tweet
Brandon Knight had a career-high 31 points, including five 3-pointers, and Greg Monroe scored 17 points and the Detroit Pistons ended a two-game losing streak with a 104-102 win over the Orlando Magic on Sunday.
Kyrie Irving and Gerald Henderson nail game-winning three-pointers in two completely different ways (VIDEO)Updated Jan 27 Share TweetThe NBA enjoyed two game-winning three-pointers on Saturday night, and while the execution of these two different plays couldn’t have been better, and the results were the same, the ways that the Cleveland Cavaliers and Charlotte Bobcats went about gettSource: yahoo.comShare TweetThe NBA All-Star Game is a showcase normally reserved for the great players who actually win games, and yet we haven’t heard one complaint about how Jrue Holiday is going to Houston next month. He’s been so good this season (remember, this cat is stilSource: dimemag.com
Pistons Hold Off Redick, MagicJan 27Magic fall to Pistons despite eight 3-pointers and 31 points from J.J. Redick.
Ian Thomsen: Celtics spoil Allen's return, must regroup after losing RondoJan 27BOSTON -- A roar went up for Rajon Rondo in the second overtime of what his teammates hoped would be their breakthrough win of this troubled season. Rondo was sitting in a corner of the arena near the players' exit in his winter coat with a scarf around…
Adande: Kobe Bryant brings a new approach to floundering franchiseJan 27With Kobe Bryant channeling his inner Magic Johnson, have the Lakers found the right formula? Or is this fancy passing just a passing fancy? J.A. Adande explores.
Daily Dime: Don't bury Rondo-less CelticsJan 27Bring out the skepticism, the trade rumors and the shovels. But don't assume the Celtics to change who they've become even with the Rondo loss, Brian Windhorst writes.