The Detroit Pistons take on the Cleveland Cavaliers Saturday night … looking to rebound from a stinging loss to the Chicago Bulls.
Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers was named the 2012 Rookie of the Year, beating out another point guard Ricky Rubio of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The ascent has been rapid for the 19-year-old former New Jersey high school player from St. Patrick’s who last year, due to an injury, played just 11 games as a freshman at Duke.
A 10-2 run to start the game and the Detroit Pistons go on to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 116-77 on Tuesday night in one of the NBA’s most lopsided games of the season.
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Detroit Pistons are both rebuilding, and it’s clear that their rookie point guards continue to provide excellent building blocks.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed guard Manny Harris to a 10-day contract.
The Detroit Pistons’ improved defensive effort continues to pay off.
Rookie Kyrie Irving had 14 points and seven assists to help the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Detroit 105-89 on Wednesday night, spoiling the Pistons’ first home opener with new owner Tom Gores.
After just one NBA game, Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving realizes he has a lot to learn about what’s needed to achieve success in the professional ranks.
Before a sparse crowd in Auburn Hills the Detroit Pistons lose the exhibition opener to the Cleveland Cavaliers 91-87 on Friday.
Why did Dan Gilbert have to buy the Cleveland Cavaliers? Why couldn’t he hold out a few more years and purchase the Pistons?