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The curiously inconsistent Detroit Pistons moved back to .500 on the season on Monday with a 116-105 victory over the visiting Houston Rockets at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
A struggling and ineffective Kobe Bryant bowed to the inevitable on Sunday and announced that he will be retiring at the end of the season.
The surprising Indiana Pacers play the first of four games on the road this week when they take on the Lakers at the Staples Center.
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Informed wisdom suggested that Friday night's game against the Phoenix Suns might be a difficult one for the undefeated Golden State Warriors.
The Toronto Raptors will look to win their fourth in a row on Saturday when they visit the Verizon Center in Washington DC to take on the Wizards.
The Boston Celtics will look to pick up their second win in a row on Friday when they host the Washington Wizards at the TD Garden.