Detroit Pistons News and Rumors

  • Report: Bucks agree to 5-year deal with Middleton

    Report: Bucks agree to 5-year deal with Middleton

    nba.com Updated 14 hours ago
    Khris Middleton was a little-known second-round draft pick when he broke into the NBA with the Detroit Pistons in 2012.
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  • Every team (Insider)

    Every team (Insider)

    ESPN.com Jun 23
    The Memphis Grizzlies need shooting. Virginia's Justin Anderson can shoot and also defend. "Anderson is big, athletic, can play defense and can shoot....
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  • Van Gundy says Pistons not optimistic about keeping Monroe

    Van Gundy says Pistons not optimistic about keeping Monroe

    nba.com Jun 22
    Stan Van Gundy concedes the Detroit Pistons are "not entirely optimistic" about bringing Greg Monroe back this offseason.
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  • Ilyasova and Draft crucial for building Pistons

    Ilyasova and Draft crucial for building Pistons

    nba.com Jun 16
    Stan Van Gundy is now entering season two of his attempt to bring the Detroit Pistons back to prominence, and at this point the easiest way to acquire help may be by targeting players who aren't on the open market.
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  • Pistons acquire Ilyasova from Bucks for Butler, Williams

    Pistons acquire Ilyasova from Bucks for Butler, Williams

    nba.com Jun 11
    The Detroit Pistons have acquired veteran Ersan Ilyasova from the Milwaukee Bucks, adding a long-range shooter to their frontcourt.
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  • The Pistons Want To Move Back To Detroit

    The Pistons Want To Move Back To Detroit

    deadspin.com Jun 9
    The Pistons haven’t called Detroit proper their home since 1978. Owner Tom Gores would like to change that. Last week, Gores hired agent Arn Tellem in an executive role, and Tellem’s first project will be exploring the team’s options to return to downto…
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  • Sports agent Tellem joining Pistons' parent company

    Sports agent Tellem joining Pistons' parent company

    nba.com Jun 5
    Sports agent Arn Tellem is joining as vice chairman the company that includes the Detroit Pistons.
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  • Stan Van Gundy, Pistons set for busy summer

    Stan Van Gundy, Pistons set for busy summer

    nba.com Apr 16
    Stan Van Gundy has a busy summer ahead as president of the Detroit Pistons.
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  • Chauncey Billups could have been the Timberwolves' coach, and d…

    Chauncey Billups could have been the Timberwolves' coach, and declined

    yahoo.com Apr 15
    Around the time Chauncey Billups led the Detroit Pistons to the 2004 NBA title, because he was a heady point guard and because this is the NBA, he was unofficially anointed as The NBA’s Next Great Coach. Billups, who was the lead guard on a Pistons team…
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  • Cavaliers playing LeBron, others vs. Pistons

    Cavaliers playing LeBron, others vs. Pistons

    nba.com Apr 13
    One day off was enough for LeBron James and the Cavaliers' other starters.
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  • It's no secret the Knicks have eyes on Pistons forward Greg Mon…

    It's no secret the Knicks have eyes on Pistons forward Greg Monroe

    Maybe the worst kept secret in the NBA is that Phil Jackson plans to pursue Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe in free agency this summer.
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  • Pau Gasol's putback and-one dunk ices big Bulls win over Piston…

    Pau Gasol's putback and-one dunk ices big Bulls win over Pistons

    yahoo.com Apr 4
    Chicago Bulls big man Pau Gasol has been known throughout most of his career as a finesse player, a guy who would rather break down his defender with a nice hook shot than bully him on the block. That take has always been a little off — Pau is very tall…
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  • Wade fuels Heat with 40 day after procedure

    Wade fuels Heat with 40 day after procedure

    ESPN.com Mar 29
    Dwyane Wade scored 40 points one day after having fluid removed from his balky left knee, Udonis Haslem set season highs with 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the undermanned Heat beat the Pistons 109-102 on Sunday night.
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  • Raptors' Lowry (back) leaves vs. Pistons

    Raptors' Lowry (back) leaves vs. Pistons

    nba.com Mar 24
    Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry left Tuesday's game against the Detroit Pistons with back spasms and did not return.
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  • Have the Memphis Grizzlies gone 'soft' since going Green?

    Have the Memphis Grizzlies gone 'soft' since going Green?

    yahoo.com Mar 18
    The Grizzlies are in trouble, and we’re not talking about the bears in Yellowstone. After allowing 66 points on 61 percent shooting in the second half and blowing a 17-point lead in a 105-95 loss to a Pistons team that had dropped its previous 10 outing…
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  • Jackson stars with 20 points and 20 assists, Pistons beat Grizz…

    Jackson stars with 20 points and 20 assists, Pistons beat Grizzlies

    yahoo.com Mar 18
    Pending restricted free agent guard Reggie Jackson got his wish when the Oklahoma City Thunder traded him to the Detroit Pistons at the deadline, finding the starting point guard job he desired and the chance to become a foundational component instead o…
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  • Monroe, Conley out for Grizzlies-Pistons game

    Monroe, Conley out for Grizzlies-Pistons game

    nba.com Mar 17
    Greg Monroe and Mike Conley will both miss Tuesday night's game between the Detroit Pistons and Memphis Grizzlies.
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  • Freeland, Williams out 1 game for head-butts

    Freeland, Williams out 1 game for head-butts

    ESPN.com nba.com Mar 14
    Portland Trail Blazers center Joel Freeland and Detroit Pistons forward Shawne Williams were suspended one game without pay by the NBA on Saturday for head-butting each other.
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  • Warriors top Pistons, match '14-15 win total

    Warriors top Pistons, match '14-15 win total

    ESPN.com Mar 12
    Klay Thompson reached the 5,000-point milestone and knocked down two late 3-pointers in a 69-second span, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Detroit Pistons 105-98 on Wednesday night for their fifth straight win.
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  • Pistons to keep Quincy Miller rest of season

    Pistons to keep Quincy Miller rest of season

    nba.com Mar 11
    Forward Quincy Miller will stick with the Detroit Pistons for the remainder of the season and have an opportunity to be part of summer league and then training camp.
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  • Harden triple-double helps Houston snap skid

    Harden triple-double helps Houston snap skid

    ESPN.com Mar 6
    James Harden had 38 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists for his third triple-double this season, and the Houston Rockets snapped a two-game skid with a 103-93 win over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
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  • Pelicans' Davis stars in return from injury

    Pelicans' Davis stars in return from injury

    Pelicans All-Star power forward Anthony Davis returned from his right shoulder sprain and started Wednesday night's 88-85 win over the Detroit Pistons.
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  • No Love Lost Between Josh Smith And Hawks Fans

    No Love Lost Between Josh Smith And Hawks Fans

    deadspin.com Mar 4
    Josh Smith is an Atlanta-area native who played for the Hawks for nine seasons, but Hawks fans seem as overjoyed to be rid of Smith as Smith is to be rid of them. This wasn't always the case: in his first return to Philips Arena last season as a member …
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  • Video - 76ers Stun Pistons 01:10

    76ers Stun Pistons

    Mar 18
    The 76ers topped the Pistons 94-83 to snap their two-game losing streak.
  • Video - Pistons End 10-Game Slide 01:31

    Pistons End 10-Game Slide

    Mar 17
    Reggie Jackson had 23 points and 20 assists in Detroit's 105-95 win over Memphis, ending its 10-game losing streak.
  • Video - NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night 01:14

    NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night

    Mar 17
    Check out the top plays from the night in the NBA, including Blake Griffin's big slam.
  • Video - Jazz Edge Pistons 00:59

    Jazz Edge Pistons

    Mar 14
    The Jazz topped the Pistons 88-85 for their fifth straight win.

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  • Iman Shumpert agrees to return to Cleveland Cavaliers on 4-year, $40 milli…

    Jul 1
    Guard Iman Shumpert has agreed to re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, he confirmed on social media Wednesday.
  • ESPN Now

    Jul 1
    Iman Shumpert has agreed to a four-year, $40M contract to remain with the Cavaliers, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst and multiple reports. Shumper...
  • Cleveland Cavaliers, Tristan Thompson near deal

    Jul 1
    The Cleveland Cavaliers are nearing an agreement on a long-term deal to re-sign restricted free agent Tristan Thompson, according to league sources.
  • Kevin Love agrees to five-year, $110 million contract with Cleveland Caval…

    Jul 1
    Kevin Love is re-signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers, he announced Wednesday. Love has agreed to a five-year, $110 million contract with the team, a source told ESPN's Brian Windhorst.