The Detroit Pistons have signed Stan Van Gundy to a contract make him their new coach and president of basketball operations, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
In Marc Stein's Week 5 Power Rankings, the Bulls hang on to the top spot.
The Phoenix Suns have waived veteran swingman Mickael Pietrus.
The NBA has granted the Knicks' request for luxury-tax relief on the contract of retired guard Cuttino Mobley, according to league sources.
In Marc Stein's Week 15 Power Rankings, the Celtics give the Pistons a push for the top spot without KG.
In the Week 17 edition of Marc Stein's Power Rankings, the Mavs stay on top with the Pistons cracking the top 5.
The news: Larry Brown's settlement from the Knicks is only $18.5 million. The view from Stein Line HQ: This guarantees Larry will be back on an NBA sideline someday soon for one last go. Guarantees it. After falling more than $30 million ...