Drummond, Jackson rally Pistons over Blazers on road
PORTLAND, ORE. – Andre Drummond had 29 points and 27 rebounds, Reggie Jackson scored a career-high 40 points as the Detroit Pistons rallied to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 120-103 Sunday.
Jackson had 26 points in the fourth quarter alone and the Pistons outscored the Blazers 41-11 in the final period.
It was the Pistons' first win in Portland since 2007 and stopped a six-game overall losing streak to the Blazers.
The Blazers led by as many as 18 points in the third quarter.
•FINAL ACT? Lakers coach Byron Scott says Kobe Bryant recently told him for the first time that this could be his last season. Scott says: "Bottom line is he said this might be his last year." The 37-year-old Bryant scored 18 points in a 99-95 road loss to the Knicks.
•MYSTERY CONTINUES: In the wake of a report that Gerald Green was released from Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami declined to comment on the sidelined guard, who missed his fourth game Sunday, which the Heat won 96-76 over the visiting Raptors.
•INJURED KING: LeBron James scored 29 points and the host Cavaliers beat the Pacers 101-97 for their sixth straight win.
•DURANT LEADS: Kevin Durant scored 32 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the Thunder over the visiting Suns 124-103.