Found January 15, 2012 on Basketball ]
Detroit hopes to build on its first win in nearly two weeks when it hosts a struggling Golden State Warriors club at The Palace.

Daye struggles for playing time, production

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Austin Daye is a really nice kid. Unfortunately, being nice does not bring you success in the NBA. The Detroit Pistons are going to have to make a decision on Daye when the season ends as they have a team option on him at just under 3 million. It would be hard to give up on a 24-year-old who can play guard at 6-foot-11, but if things keep going the way they...

Pistons plane makes emergency landing

HOUSTON (AP) -- A charter flight bringing the Detroit Pistons to Houston for a game against the Rockets had to make an emergency landing at Hobby Airport on Monday afternoon. Team spokesman Kevin Grigg says everyone on the plane was OK. A Houston Airport System spokesman says the crew of MD-80 displaying the Pistons team logo reported problems with the hydraulics operating the...

Pistons' plane OK after hydraulic issue (AP)

The Detroit Pistons' plane landed safely after having a hydraulic problem. Team spokesman Kevin Grigg says everyone on the plane is OK. The Pistons landed at Houston's Hobby Airport on Monday ahead of their game Tuesday night against the Rockets.

Warriors sign Earl Barron

The Golden State Warriors have signed free agent center Earl Barron, giving the team another big man with backup Kwame Brown likely sidelined for the season with a chest injury. The Warriors announced Barron's signing before they played at the Charlotte Bobcats on Saturday night. Barron appeared in 21 games last season with Portland, Phoenix and Milwaukee. He averaged 3.8 points...

Pistons crafted Rodney Stuckey's deal wisely

It hasn't been a rousing start for Rodney Stuckey. After signing a three-year, $25-million deal that caused him to miss the first week of training camp because of negotiations, he is off to his slowest start since he missed 25 games as a rookie because of a broken left hand.

Golden State Warriors report for Saturday's game at Charlotte Hornets

WARRIORS AT CHARLOTTETipoff: 4 p.m. at Time Warner Cable Arena TV/Radio: CSNBA; 1050 Bobcats update: A 30-point loss Thursday to Atlanta, which was without All-Star center Al Horford, gave Charlotte a five-game losing streak.

Golden State Warriors see an opportunity for wins on the road

They'll face some of NBA's weaker clubs on four-game trip

Pistons notes and quotes from Sunday night's loss to Golden State

Here are notes and quotes from the Pistons' 99-91 loss to the Golden State Warriors Sunday night at the Palace of Auburn Hills:

Warriors get first road victory, take care of Detroit

David Lee scored 24 points and Monta Ellis added 22 to help the Golden State Warriors win on the road for the first time this season, 99-91 over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday night.

Golden State Warriors facts for Tuesday's game against Cleveland Cavaliers

WARRIORS AT CLEVELANDTipoff: 4 p.m. at Quicken Loans ArenaTV/Radio: CSNBA; 1050Cavaliers update: Rookie point guard Kyrie Irving has scored at least 20 points in five straight games.
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