TORONTO RAPTORS VS INDIANA PACERS
Toronto Raptors' Jose Calderon of Spain drives the ball past Indiana Pacers' Jamal Tinsley in third quarter action at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada on November 26, 2006. Calderon came off the bench to score 13 points as the Raptors went on to defeat the Pacers 92-83. (UPI Photo/Christine Chew)
Detroit's Brandon Knight struck for 20 points Sunday and the Pistons broke an 18-game skid against Chicago with a 99-85 win over the Bulls.
Greg Monroe struck for 24 points Monday and the Detroit Pistons snapped a three-game skid with a 108-98 victory over Toronto.
J.J. Barea came off the bench to pop in 21 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves used a huge third period to hang a 105-82 defeat on Detroit.
Blake Griffin and Chris Paul teamed up for 42 points Sunday, sparking the Los Angeles Clippers to a 129-97 pounding of Detroit.
Boy, 4, falls three stories, lands on feet ... Boy, 7, suspended over pastry shape ... Fake bishop gets into Vatican meeting ... Police dog locates gun, fires round ... UPI Quirks in the News.
Police in Massachusetts said a tracking dog managed to locate a stolen gun buried in a snow bank and accidentally fired off a round.
Jose Calderon's layup gave Detroit a nine-point lead with 1:06 to play Wednesday and the Pistons held off a dramatic charge to down Washington 96-95.
Indiana's George Hill and David West teamed up to score 34 points Saturday, hoisting the Pacers to a 90-72 victory over Detroit.
Brandon Knight led the way with 21 points Wednesday and Detroit held Charlotte scoreless over the final 1:17 to down the Bobcats 105-99.
Charlie Villanueva's clutch 3-pointer as time was winding down Saturday helped boost the Detroit Pistons to a 105-100 win over Milwaukee.
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