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Ben Simmons’ knee injury gets update from Jacque Vaughn amid 3-game absence with Nets

Brooklyn Nets point-forward Ben Simmons and forward T.J. Warren will miss their third consecutive games Wednesday when the team travels to face the Boston Celtics. Simmons exited last week’s home loss versus the Detroit Pistons with left knee soreness, while Warren sustained a left shin contusion. While Brooklyn has posted back-to-back wins without the pair, […] The post Ben Simmons’ knee injury gets update from Jacque Vaughn amid 3-game absence with Nets appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Luka Doncic’s official status for Mavs vs. Pistons, revealed

Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic has been upgraded for Monday’s game against the Detroit Pistons, though his injury remains a concern despite the improvement. Doncic is now questionable to play after missing the Mavs’ last game against the Utah Jazz due to an ankle injury, per team reporter Eddie Sefko. The Slovenian sensation suffered an […] The post Luka Doncic’s official status for Mavs vs. Pistons, revealed appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Rockets @ Pistons

Come at me, leprechaun! | Photo by Bob Levey/ Bad To The Bones Houston Rockets (11-38) vs. Detroit Pistons (13-37) January 28, 2023, 6:00 p.m. CT Location: Caesarito’s Arena, Detroit, MI TV: AT&T SportsNet Radio: SportsTalk790 Online: Rockets App Pistons SB Nation Blog: Detroit Bad Boyz Projected Starting Lineups Rockets: Josh Christopher maybe, Eric Gordon, Kenyon Martin Jr., Jabari Smith Jr., Alperen Şengün Pisos: Killian “Red” Hayes, Jaden “Creeping” Ivey, Bojangles Bogdanovich, Isaiah “The Prophet” Stewart, Jalen “Stinky” Durrian Injuries:...

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Nets star Ben Simmons injury status vs. Knicks, revealed

Ben Simmons was not able to finish Thursday’s loss to the Detroit Pistons. He managed just 20 minutes before being forced to exit because of a sore left knee. This same injury could now keep him out of action on Saturday when the Brooklyn Nets take on cross-town rivals, the New York Knicks. Ben Simmons […] The post Nets star Ben Simmons injury status vs. Knicks, revealed appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Pistons’ dream scenario for 2023 NBA trade deadline

The Detroit Pistons are the worst team in the Eastern Conference. They currently have a 12-37 win-loss record and are pretty much done for the season. Much of that is because of Cade Cunningham’s injury. However, the Pistons roster also has so many issues to address. For sure, they’ll hope to plug as many holes […] The post Pistons’ dream scenario for 2023 NBA trade deadline appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Nets’ Ben Simmons injury forces exit vs. Pistons

Ben Simmons was ruled out during the third quarter of the Nets’ matchup with the Detroit Pistons Thursday due to left knee soreness. Simmons previously missed four games earlier this season due to soreness and swelling in the same knee. The 26-year-old was unproductive prior to the exit, failing to record a point on 0-of-3 […] The post Nets’ Ben Simmons injury forces exit vs. Pistons appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Watch Live: Brooklyn Nets vs. Detroit Pistons, 7:30 PM EST on YES Network

Photo by Brian Sevald/NBAE via The Nets look to turn things around as they head home to take on a young Pistons team. The Brooklyn Nets have lost 5 of their last 7 games since Kevin Durant went down with an injury; with the most recent loss happening Wednesday night in Philadelphia. Brooklyn tried to hang with the high-powered 76ers offense but was unable to close the 4th quarter gap. On Thursday night they’ll hope to turn things around against the lowly Detroit Pistons, who are on a 4-game losing streak and sitting at the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings....

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Bucks’ big man Bobby Portis is set to miss time with an MCL sprain

The Milwaukee Bucks’ injury woes will indeed continue. According to The Athletic’s Shams Charania, Bobby Portis is set to miss time with an MCL sprain he suffered in a recent win over the Pistons. There was a play where Portis landed awkwardly and exited the game, and while it seemed like nothing at first, it […] Bucks’ big man Bobby Portis is set to miss time with an MCL sprain - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More

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'It felt great': Khris Middleton on his return against the Detroit Pistons

Milwaukee Bucks star Khris Middleton speaks on his return from injury against the Detroit Pistons on Jan. 23, 2023.       

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'It's a cool feeling': Giannis Antetokounmpo speaks on Khris Middleton's return vs. the Pistons

Giannis Antetokounmpo speaks on Khris Middleton's return from injury against the Pistons on Monday night.       

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Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton final injury status vs. Pistons will have Bucks fans hyped

Milwaukee Bucks fans had a lot of anticipation surrounding Monday’s matchup against the Detroit Pistons. It’s not exactly a marquee matchup for the mighty Bucks, but the fact that both Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton were initially tagged as probable to make their respective return to action in this one had Milwaukee supporters at the […] The post Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton final injury status vs. Pistons will have Bucks fans hyped appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton are both listed as probable for Bucks vs. Pistons game in Detroit

The Milwaukee Bucks could have Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton back from injury against the Detroit Pistons Monday.       

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Major Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton updates for Bucks vs. Pistons

In a massive development for the Milwaukee Bucks, both Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton are expected to return soon following a spell on the sidelines due to injuries. Antetokounmpo and Middleton have been listed as probable for Monday against the Detroit Pistons, indicating that there is a high chance for them to play in the […] The post Major Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton updates for Bucks vs. Pistons appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Pistons guard Cade Cunningham’s alarming admission on shin injury that ended his season

The Detroit Pistons struck gold when they drafted Cade Cunningham first overall in 2021. A ballhandler that projects to be a stellar offensive force at his peak, Cunningham battled through characteristic ups and downs in his first professional season. However, after finishing the 2021-22 season strong, many hoped that he would take the next step […] The post Pistons guard Cade Cunningham’s alarming admission on shin injury that ended his season appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Biggest need Pistons must address at 2023 NBA trade deadline

The Detroit Pistons 2022-23 season went down the drain pretty early on when it was announced their young star guard Cade Cunningham would be undergoing season-ending surgery on a shin injury. Detroit wasn’t going to contend this season, but that pretty much pushed their rebuild timeline back by a year before they could truly see […] The post Biggest need Pistons must address at 2023 NBA trade deadline appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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SBN Reacts Results: How Many Wins Do the Wolves Need Before the All-Star Break?

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Now winners of six of their last seven games, how many wins in between now and the NBA All-Star Break do the Wolves need to make fans feel comfortable? Earlier this week, the Minnesota Timberwolves had an opportunity to cement a five-game win streak over a short-handed Detroit Pistons team in what was the Wolves’ first of their final 20 games before we hit the NBA All-Star Break. Instead, Minnesota got blown out, Taurean Prince rolled his left ankle (which he has had surgery on multiple times over his NBA career), Anthony Edwards was...

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SBN Reacts Survey: Where Should Wolves Sit Entering the All-Star Break?

Photo by David Berding/ Given that Karl-Anthony Towns and Jordan McLaughlin appear to be on the shelf for at least another month with calf injuries, how do you project the team sit entering the All-Star break? Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NBA. Throughout the year we ask questions of the most plugged-in Minnesota Timberwolves fans and fans across the country. Sign up here to participate. Photo by Brian Sevald/NBAE via After the Timberwolves’ disappointing 135-118 loss to the lowly Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night,...

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A1 hokey pokey? Timberwolves injuries mount in 2nd L to Pistons

On paper, the Minnesota Timberwolves should be a better team than the Detroit Pistons. But for the second time this season, the Pistons have overwhelmed a listless Minnesota Timberwolves team without explanation. The ESPN recap for the game cited the Pistons as being short-handed, and their recap covered the fact that the Pistons were without […] A1 hokey pokey? Timberwolves injuries mount in 2nd L to Pistons - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Joel Embiid talks about latest foot injury

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Joel Embiid returned from a three-game absence Tuesday night. Luckily for the Sixers, Joel Embiid had a light night in his return after missing the last three games with what the team described as left foot soreness. Sure, Embiid poured in 36 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and swatted two shots ... but he needed less than 24 minutes to accomplish that stat line in the Sixers’ blowout win over the lowly and decimated Pistons Tuesday. Embiid said he felt “better than expected” postgame. How is he able to miss time and come back as...

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Sixers aim for another comfortable win to finish mini series vs. Pistons

Photo by Nic Antaya/ The Sixers should have a good chance to pick up another win back in Philadelphia, with Joel Embiid potentially returning. The Sixers handled the 11-32 Pistons about as easily as you'd hope for on a night when they were missing Joel Embiid, winning 123-111 on Sunday. On Tuesday, the Sixers are back home for another contest against the Pistons, who’ll continue to be shorthanded. Cade Cunningham obviously remains out for the season after having surgery on his left leg, while Marvin Bagley III (right hand metacarpal fractures) and Jalen Duren (right...

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Sixers star Joel Embiid’s official injury status vs. Pistons, revealed

The Philadelphia 76ers have won four out of their last five games, and it seems that they haven’t been missing the services of superstar big man Joel Embiid very much. This is despite the fact that the five-time All-Star has sat out the Sixers’ previous three contests with a lingering foot injury. It now sounds […] The post Sixers star Joel Embiid’s official injury status vs. Pistons, revealed appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Pistons vs. Sixers prediction and odds for Tuesday, January 10 (Trust Philly at home)

The Philadelphia 76ers take on the Detroit Pistons for the second time in as many games on Tuesday night, except this matchup will be played at Wells Fargo Center in Philly. The Sixers beat the Pistons by 12 points in Detroit even though Joel Embiid was out with a foot injury on Sunday, and they […] Pistons vs. Sixers prediction and odds for Tuesday, January 10 (Trust Philly at home) - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Sixers look to get massive Joel Embiid boost for Pistons game

Philadelphia 76ers fans have something to smile about after Sixers head coach Doc Rivers’ most recent injury update on superstar big man Joel Embiid. The five-time All-Star has been sidelined for Philly’s last three games due to a lingering foot injury, but it now appears that Embiid should be back in action on Tuesday night […] The post Sixers look to get massive Joel Embiid boost for Pistons game appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Three Spurs players score 18 each in valiant comeback loss to Celtics

Eric Gay/AP Photo One of the more impressive losses you will ever see. After defeating the Detroit Pistons Friday night at home, the Spurs looked to finish this back-to-back homestand with a win vs the Boston Celtics. They would have to do so without Keldon Johnson, Jakob Poeltl, and Devin Vassell. Jakob was out due to left Achilles bursitis, Devin is going to have arthroscopic surgery on his knee, and Keldon suffered a hamstring injury against the Pistons. The Celtics would grab the lead first and never look back; well, that is until late fourth quarter. The Spurs went...

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Joel Embiid, P.J. Tucker ruled out for Sunday’s Sixers-Pistons game

Photo by Mitchell Leff/ Philadelphia will be down two members of its starting frontcourt against Detroit. The 23-15 Philadelphia 76ers will be without both Joel Embiid and P.J. Tucker for Sunday’s game against the 11-31 Detroit Pistons. Due to foot soreness, Embiid is missing his third straight game, while Tucker is sidelined with a non-COVID illness. Those are the lone two Sixers out with injury. Julian Champagnie, Louis King and Jaden Spring are all on assignment with the Delaware Blue Coats. Marvin Bagley III (right hand metacarpal fractures), Cade Cunningham...

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Jones helps Spurs overcome injuries, Pistons to end skid

Tre Jones had 25 points and the San Antonio Spurs overcame injuries to their two leading scorers to beat the Detroit Pistons 121-109 on Friday night, snapping a three-game skid.

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Sixers star Joel Embiid’s injury status vs. Pistons, revealed

Joel Embiid has missed the last two games for the Philadelphia 76ers and sadly, Sixers fans will need to wait at least a few more days before they see their superstar big man back in action. This was after the five-time All-Star was ruled out for Sunday’s matchup against the Detroit Pistons. According to the […] The post Sixers star Joel Embiid’s injury status vs. Pistons, revealed appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Tre Jones led the way in short-handed Spurs’ victory over the Pistons

Photos by Michael Gonzales/NBAE via The Spurs lost Devin Vassell before the game and Keldon Johnson during it, but Tre Jones stepped up and led them to victory. The Spurs entered their home game against the league-worst Detroit Pistons already short-handed, with the announcement that Devin Vassell will undergo microscopic knee surgery. They were already going to have to step up as a team to find more scoring, but things got even harder with Keldon Johnson exiting just before halftime with a pulled hamstring, so Tre Jones stepped up and led his team to victory, falling...

Derrick Rose offers advice to Dwight Howard, reveals his lowest point in NBA | Stephen A. Smith Show

On The Stephen A. Smith show, Detroit Pistons guard Derrick Rose joins Michael Eaves to talk about his tumultuous career, including his low points while fighting injury, why he feels like a Hall of Famer, why he wants to stay in the NBA despite the strugg

Should the Pistons trade for Markelle Fultz? | Jalen & Jacoby

Amin Elhassan and David Jacoby dissect if it's smart for the Detroit Pistons to trade for former No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz, despite his shooting and injury struggles with the Philadelphia 76ers. ✔

Steph Curry drops 27 points in return from injury vs. Pistons | NBA on ESPN

Steph Curry returns to the Golden State Warriors lineup after missing 11 games with a groin strain and scores 27 points on 10-of-21 shooting against the Detroit Pistons. ✔