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A career-high, 22-point effort from Will Bynum Friday helped the Detroit Pistons pull away late for a 108-90 decision over the Los Angeles Clippers. The Pistons have defeated the Clippers in each of their last 13 meetings. Detroit played without four of its top five scorers -- missing Rodney Stuckey (flu), Richard Hamilton (groin), Allen Iverson (back) and forward Rasheed Wallace (calf). Anthony McDyess picked up the slack by scoring 24 points to go with 17 rebounds.
Renaldo Balkman had 22 points and 11 rebounds Saturday night and the Denver Nuggets logged a 107-94 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. Carmelo Anthony had 18 points and Nene finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Nuggets, who won their second straight game. J.R.
A back injury will cause Detroit Pistons guard Allen Iverson to miss at least the next two weeks, the team said Wednesday. The worse-than-expected condition of the 6-foot, 13-year veteran was determined during a visit to doctors at Washington's Georgetown University Hospital, who told him he should
Eric Gordon survived a personal duel with Kevin Durant Friday and the Los Angeles Clippers hung on to down Oklahoma City 107-104. Both Gordon, the Clippers' rookie point guard, and Durant, Oklahoma City's second-year inside threat, established career high point totals. Gordon produced 41 points and helped bring the Clippers only their second win in 16 games.
The Los Angeles Clippers got center Cheikh Samb and cash considerations Monday from the Denver Nuggets for a future second-round pick. Denver got Samb earlier in the season from Detroit in the Chauncey Billups-Allen Iverson trade.
Auburn Hills, MI (Sports Network) - The Detroit Pistons pulled off a big deal on Monday, acquiring star guard Allen Iverson from the Denver Nuggets in exchange for three players.
The Denver Nuggets and Detroit Pistons are reportedly involved in a deal which will see star guard Allen Iverson head to the Motor City for two players.
High-scoring Denver guard Allen Iverson will go to the Detroit Pistons in a trade for three players, the Detroit Free Press reported Monday. The newspaper said it learned that Iverson would be traded for Chauncey Billups, Antonio McDyess and Cheikh Samb.
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