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Josh Smith Responds To Faried: “I’m Bustin’ His A**…He Fears Me…

Josh Smith Responds To Faried: “I’m Bustin’ His A**…He Fears Me, He’s Scared Of Me”

dimemag.com Updated 19 hours ago
After the Nuggets defeated the Pistons on Wednesday night, 89-79, Kenneth Faried said “Josh Smith…shot them out of the game.” While Smith struggled after a great first quarter, his ensuing overreaction to Faried’s comments yesterday shows how much Farie…
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  • Pistons' Butler back to help Van Gundy's vision

    Pistons' Butler back to help Van Gundy's vision

    nba.com 7 hours ago
    Perhaps more than any other member of the Detroit Pistons, Caron Butler has an idea of what to expect this season from new coach Stan Van Gundy.
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  • Mediocre Power Forwards Are Beefing Because Josh Smith Can't Sh…

    Mediocre Power Forwards Are Beefing Because Josh Smith Can't Shoot

    deadspin.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    The Denver Nuggets beat the Detroit Pistons 89-79 Wednesday night, behind Kenneth Faried's 22 points and 17 rebounds in a hyper-efficient 28 minutes. But after the game, he mostly wanted to talk about why the Pistons lost the game. Specifically, because…
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  • Pistons waive center Aaron Gray

    Pistons waive center Aaron Gray

    nba.com Oct 26 (5 days ago)
    The Detroit Pistons announced today the club has requested waivers on Aaron Gray. The 7-0, 270-pound center missed training camp while rehabbing from a cardiac episode suffered following a voluntary workout in late August.
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  • Watch Ronald Roberts Posterize Jonas Jerebko

    Watch Ronald Roberts Posterize Jonas Jerebko

    dimemag.com Oct 24
    You’re probably not familiar with Sixers camp invite, Ronald Roberts, Jr.. The four-year player out of Saint Joseph’s went undrafted in June, and he’s on the bubble to make the Philly team after getting a camp invite and suffering a quad contusion that’…
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  • GIF: Nerlens Noel Beats Andre Drummond To Peak For Massive Bloc…

    GIF: Nerlens Noel Beats Andre Drummond To Peak For Massive Block

    dimemag.com Oct 24
    Josh Smith got Nerlens Noel. Andre Drummond didn’t. Watch the Philadelphia Sixers’ rookie collect the most impressive of his five blocks by beating the Detroit Pistons’ fellow high-flyer to the mountain top and authoritatively swatting his layup attempt…
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  • Pistons release Thabeet, three others

    Pistons release Thabeet, three others

    nba.com Oct 20
    The Detroit Pistons have waived center Hasheem Thabeet, forward Brian Cook and guards Josh Bostic and Lorenzo Brown.
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  • GIF: Andre Drummond Twice Rejects Al Horford

    GIF: Andre Drummond Twice Rejects Al Horford

    dimemag.com Oct 19
    Andre Drummond brought the ruckus yesterday against in Atlanta. He had 19 points and 17 rebounds in 38 minutes of action as the Pistons won 104-100. With Al Horford making his return to the court from a pectoral tear, Dre decided to re-introduced himsel…
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  • Celtics acquire Bynum from Pistons for Anthony

    Celtics acquire Bynum from Pistons for Anthony

    nba.com ESPN.com Oct 17
    The Boston Celtics have traded center Joel Anthony to the Detroit Pistons for guard Will Bynum.
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  • Stan Van Gundy Says Josh Smith Will Take Fewer Three-Pointers T…

    Stan Van Gundy Says Josh Smith Will Take Fewer Three-Pointers This Season

    dimemag.com Oct 16
    It’s a shame that Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith became a punching bag for criticism last season. That’s not to say it wasn’t warranted, of course. Smith reached a career nadir in 2013-2014, posting numbers across the board well below his previously…
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  • Pistons' Meek sidelined eight weeks with back injury

    Pistons' Meek sidelined eight weeks with back injury

    Detroit Pistons guard Jodie Meeks is expected to miss about eight weeks because of a stress reaction of his lower back.
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  • Pistons' Caldwell-Pope has strained knee

    Pistons' Caldwell-Pope has strained knee

    nba.com ESPN.com Oct 13
    Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is expected to miss the next three preseason games with a left knee strain, but the team says an MRI showed no structural damage.
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  • Kevin Garnett’s Amusing Update On Rasheed Wallace

    Kevin Garnett’s Amusing Update On Rasheed Wallace

    dimemag.com Oct 6
    For a certain generation of basketball fan, Rasheed Wallace is everything you’ve ever wanted in an NBA player. The former Pistons, Blazers and — on the downside of his career — Celtics and Knicks forward was eminently quotable and probably the most uniq…
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  • Heckling Carmelo Anthony Can Cost You Your Job​

    Heckling Carmelo Anthony Can Cost You Your Job​

    deadspin.com Oct 3
    Former ING Financial Services trader, Anthony Rotondi, is suing Madison Square Garden for kicking him out of a basketball game. Rotondi was removed with 6.7 seconds from the Knicks January 7th victory over the Detroit Pistons.Read more...
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  • BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Detroit Pistons

    BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Detroit Pistons

    yahoo.com Sep 30
    It’s when you know you’re right, even though you want to be left. When you want to be wrong, because being wrong could bring about so many wonderful things. The 2013-14 Detroit Pistons were never going to work out. Josh Smith was never going to cut it a…
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  • BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Detroit Pistons

    BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Detroit Pistons

    yahoo.com Sep 30
    It’s when you know you’re right, even though you want to be left. When you want to be wrong, because being wrong could bring about so many wonderful things. The 2013-14 Detroit Pistons were never going to work out. Josh Smith was never going to cut it a…
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  • Monroe on Pistons deal: 'A business decision'

    Monroe on Pistons deal: 'A business decision'

    ESPN.com Sep 29
    Greg Monroe had a clear message for Detroit Pistons fans Monday.
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  • Rip Hamilton didn't much like the Pistons drafting Darko Milici…

    Rip Hamilton didn't much like the Pistons drafting Darko Milicic *or* Carlos Boozer's painted head

    yahoo.com Sep 24
    There aren't many things easier than bagging on Joe Dumars for drafting Darko Milicic with the second overall pick in the 2003 NBA draft, ahead of such future stars as Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. I guess that's what people like about it…
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  • No, Brandon Jennings didn't say he added twenty-five pounds of …

    No, Brandon Jennings didn't say he added twenty-five pounds of 'muscle,' but that's not the point

    I wasn’t able to be on the ole Internet Machine much on Wednesday, but in my scant minutes on Twitter dot com I did notice a guffaw or 12 surrounding Detroit Pistons’ guard Brandon Jennings’ recent weight gain. Not in the form of Raymond Felton jokes, m…
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  • Teams’ Latest Twitter Contest Is #NBADramas

    Teams’ Latest Twitter Contest Is #NBADramas

    dimemag.com Sep 17
    The increasingly active and humorous Twitter accounts of NBA teams are at it again. We’ve already shown you our favorite #NBASitcoms and #NBAMovies; now it’s time for some #NBADramas. Here are some miscellaneous notables this time around: Good Wall Hunt…
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  • Andre Drummond Sinks Half-Court Shot Sitting Down

    Andre Drummond Sinks Half-Court Shot Sitting Down

    dimemag.com Sep 13
    Pistons big man Andre Drummond has spent the majority of the FIBA World Cup watching from the bench. The 21-year-old has averaged a team-low 5.9 minutes per game during USA’s undefeated odyssey to tomorrow’s gold medal game against Serbia. That’s what m…
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  • Young Players Everywhere Should Take Notes on Chauncey Billups’…

    Young Players Everywhere Should Take Notes on Chauncey Billups’ Career

    dimemag.com Sep 11
    When news broke of Chauncey Billups’ retirement, my initial reaction was that I wanted to write a sprawling career retrospective about the guy who has, hands down, been my favorite basketball player since the turn of the millennium. But then, of course,…
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  • Video - Manimal Leads Nuggets To Victory 01:20

    Manimal Leads Nuggets To Victory

    Oct 29
    Kenneth Faried scored 22 points and had 17 rebounds in Denver's 89-79 win over the Pistons.
  • Video - Celtics Deal For Will Bynum 02:58

    Celtics Deal For Will Bynum

    Oct 17
    Chris Forsberg discusses the deal that sent center Joel Anthony from Boston to Detroit in return for guard Will Bynum.
  • Video - Wizards Edge Pistons In Preseason Game 00:42

    Wizards Edge Pistons In Preseason Game

    Oct 12
    Andre Drummond scored 21 points with seven rebounds and three blocks in the Pistons' 91-89 loss to the Wizards.
  • Video - Drummond On Fire 00:15

    Drummond On Fire

    Oct 12
    Pistons guard Brandon Jennings connected with center Andre Drummond for two powerful dunks during the first quarter of Detroit's 91-89 loss to the Washington Wizards.

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