An NBA blog from Newsday's Bobby Bonett
The battle for Ray Allen looks now to be a two-horse race.
According to several reports, the Clippers, who were originally scheduled to meet with the NBA's three-point king, canceled their meeting with Allen after agreeing to sign both Jamal Crawford and Chauncey Billups.
Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times reports that Crawford's deal is for three years and $15.7 million. Billups,...Read more »
Day 26 of our 30-team NBA playoff flashback profiles the Detroit Pistons. The Pistons franchise has three NBA titles, and has 13 playoff appearances since the 1991-92 season.
Date: May 14, 2004
Situation: The No. 3 Detroit Pistons and the No. 2 New Jersey Nets are tied, 2-2, heading to Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Context: After getting swept by the New Jersey Nets...Read more »