NBA hooping it up across the Pond
UNDATED - Today's four-game NBA schedule tips off in London, where the Knicks and Pistons will have at it in the O2 Arena used for last summer's Olympics (3 p.m. Eastern).
New York is 24-13 and holds a two-game lead over Brooklyn atop the Atlantic Division standings. Detroit is 14-24 on the season.
The Pacific Division-leading L.A. Clippers have the second-best record in the league and will be hunting a third straight win this evening at Minnesota, the city-rival Lakers will be looking to post a third consecutive W when they host Eastern Conference leader Miami, and Phoenix will host Milwaukee.