The Pistons haven't had Blake Griffin in uniform since February 12. They appear closer to finding a solution to what's next for the team and the former All-Star forward. The Pistons and Griffin are getting close to a contract buyout, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania.
Subscriptions:Observations: Pistons get it done without top scorers in impressive win over Raptors It was Saben Lee contributing an unheralded 20 points and seven assists. Svi Mykhailiuk’s 17 points got lost in the sauce with so many key players out and so many others increasing their production to meet the need. I think we did a really good job of playing team basketball,” said Smith, who had 10 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists, for his third career triple-double.
The Knicks will be shorthanded in the backcourt for their final game of the first half of the season, as Derrick Rose has been ruled out.