D.J. Augustin and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope both scored 28 points as the Detroit Pistons held off former teammate Josh Smith and the Houston Rockets 114-101 on Saturday night.
Smith says he has no hard feelings toward the Pistons and was glad to see their hard work pay off when they won seven straight games immediately after waiving him.
The Pistons have lost four straight, and three since leading scorer Brandon Jennings ruptured his left Achilles in a 101-86 loss to Milwaukee on Saturday.
Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been selected to play in the 2015 BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge during NBA All-Star 2015, the league announced today.
“I feel bad for him, but I’m not going to stand up here and say that’s the reason,” Van Gundy said. “We’ve got good enough players to win.”
The Cavs avenged a 23-point home loss to Detroit late last month.
Tired of the revolving chair of head coaches in Auburn Hills, the Pistons invested heavily in Stan Van Gundy, giving him unprecedented control in the front office.
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LeBron James spoke to reporters at The Palace during Cleveland’s morning shoot around in preparation for the Cavaliers vs Pistons game later tonight.
“We gotta just keep pushin’ WE (Pistons) worked to hard to get down about anything right now,” Jennings wrote. “We gotta stay focus on the main Goal. Playoffs!”