Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith, left, and Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo fight for a loose ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014.

Celtics recover in OT, beat Pistons

Boston opened overtime with eight straight points, and the Celtics snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the Detroit Pistons.

Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith shoots over the defense of Los Angeles Lakers forward Ed Davis (21) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Auburn Hills, Mich., Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014.

Bryant helps Lakers beat Pistons

Kobe Bryant scored all 12 of his points in a row, leading a flurry in the third quarter that sent the Los Angeles Lakers over the Detroit Pi…

Milwaukee Bucks' Jabari Parker drives past Detroit Pistons' Greg Monroe, back, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Milwaukee.

Knight helps Bucks beat Pistons

Brandon Knight had 20 points and eight assists to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.

Phoenix Suns guard Gerald Green makes a basket while defended by Detroit Pistons forwards Jonas Jerebko (33), Kyle Singler (25) and Greg Monroe (10) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Auburn Hills, Mich., Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014.

Bledsoe lifts Suns past Pistons

Eric Bledsoe scored 18 points, including the winning basket with 28.7 seconds to play, to lift the Phoenix Suns past the Detroit Pistons

Detroit Pistons' Josh Smith. right, drives around Minnesota Timberwolves forward Thaddeus Young in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Minneapolis.

Young, Wolves hold off Pistons

Thaddeus Young hit a big 3-pointer with 90 seconds to play to lift Minnesota to a victory over Detroit on Thursday night.