• The Canadian Press

    Atlanta takes on Orlando, looks to end 3-game skid

    Orlando Magic (32-25, sixth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Atlanta Hawks (24-32, 10th in the Eastern Conference)Atlanta; Sunday, 7 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NBA LINE: Magic -1; over/under is 226.5BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta looks to stop its three-game slide when the Hawks play Orlando.The Hawks are 6-6 against opponents in the Southeast Division. Atlanta is sixth in the NBA averaging 13.7 made 3-pointers per game while shooting 36.0% from downtown. Trae Young leads the team averaging 3.3 makes while

  • The Canadian Press

    Pistons face the Knicks on 5-game losing streak

    New York Knicks (34-23, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (8-48, 15th in the Eastern Conference)New York; Monday, 7:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Detroit comes into the matchup with New York as losers of five games in a row.The Pistons have gone 5-27 against Eastern Conference teams. Detroit ranks eighth in the Eastern Conference in rebounding averaging 43.5 rebounds. Jalen Duren paces the Pistons with 12.0 boards.The Knicks have gone 23-13 against Eastern Conference opponents. New

  • The Canadian Press

    Brooklyn takes on Memphis on 4-game skid

    Brooklyn Nets (21-35, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Memphis Grizzlies (20-37, 13th in the Western Conference)Memphis, Tennessee; Monday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Brooklyn enters the matchup against Memphis after losing four games in a row.The Grizzlies have gone 7-21 at home. Memphis allows 112.8 points to opponents and has been outscored by 5.9 points per game.The Nets are 8-18 in road games. Brooklyn averages 11.9 turnovers per game and is 11-14 when winning the turnover battle.The Grizzli

  • The Canadian Press

    Edwards scores 29, Towns adds 28 as Wolves pull away for 101-86 win over Nets

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Edwards scored 11 of his game-high 29 points in the fourth quarter, punctuated by a dunk in the final minute, as the Minnesota Timberwolves took sole possession of first place in the Western Conference with a 101-86 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night. Karl-Anthony Towns added 28 points for Minnesota, which bounced back from a loss Friday to Milwaukee. The Timberwolves are now 5-2 this season on the second night of back-to-backs. Cam Thomas led Brooklyn with 1