With their magical season on the brink, the Atlanta Hawks needed someone to come up big.
Shortly before tipoff, the Atlanta Hawks learned that John Wall wouldn’t be playing for the Washington Wizards in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
The Washington Wizards have added guard depth, announcing the signing of Will Bynum to a 10-day contract.
Greg Monroe had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Spencer Dinwiddie added 20 off the bench for Detroit, which has lost three straight.
The Pistons are 2-0 since coach and president Stan Van Gundy traded four players to get Reggie Jackson and Tayshaun Prince at the trading deadline Thursday.
Detroit, which lost for the third straight time and fell to 2-6, took a 13-point first quarter lead, thanks to Brandon Jennings, who scored 16 of his game-high 32 points in the quarter.
Detroit guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope sprained his left knee in the third quarter in the Pistons’ 91-89 exhibition loss to the Washington Wizards on Sunday.
Everyone’s taking up the ice bucket challenge. But some people in the sports world need ice water dumped on them.
With the biggest names off the board, it’s time to break down the five teams having the best offseason thus far in the NBA.
Houston’s attempts at landing a third offensive threat this NBA offseason finally paid off in the return of forward Trevor Ariza.