Detroit Pistons News and Rumors

  • Around NBA, teams already discussing need for social change

    Around NBA, teams already discussing need for social change

    nba.com Updated Sep 23 (4 days ago)
    Whatever the Detroit Pistons decide to do when it comes to protests that call for societal change this season, they'll have the support of coach Stan Van Gundy.
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  • Pistons announce promotions, new hires

    Pistons announce promotions, new hires

    nba.com Sep 23 (4 days ago)
    The Detroit Pistons have promoted Pat Garrity, Adam Glessner and J.R. Holden to senior leadership positions.
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  • Ranking Rosters: Measuring depth and continuity on all 30 NBA r…

    Ranking Rosters: Measuring depth and continuity on all 30 NBA rosters

    yahoo.com Sep 16
    Which NBA team has the most empty seats on its bench? (Getty Images) In the 1980s, teams climbed for years to reach the NBA mountaintop. Isiah’s Pistons built from within, developed together and added pieces to the puzzle, ascending a playoff round each…
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  • Reggie Jackson Just Can’t Seem To Stop Himself From Talking Up …

    Reggie Jackson Just Can’t Seem To Stop Himself From Talking Up The Pistons

    dimemag.com Sep 13
    Getty Image Several teams made a splash in free agency this summer. By most accounts, the Detroit Pistons were not one of them. Granted, they made some nice additions to their roster. Boban Marjanovich, the lumbering giant with the cartoonishly-oversize…
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  • BDL 25: Will the Pistons ever get into gear?

    BDL 25: Will the Pistons ever get into gear?

    yahoo.com Sep 12
    Stan Van Gundy on the podium. (Getty Images) The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening night, it’s time to move our focus from the potential impact of ea…
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  • Reggie Bullock Explains Why He Looked Up To His Murdered Transg…

    Reggie Bullock Explains Why He Looked Up To His Murdered Transgender Sister

    deadspin.com Aug 26
    Mia Henderson, the older sister of Pistons forward Reggie Bullock, was stabbed to death in Baltimore in 2014, her “severely traumatized” body barely identifiable, the suspect in her murder only caught and charged because of DNA evidence found under her …
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  • Reggie Jackson Believes The Pistons ‘Can Go As Far As They Want…

    Reggie Jackson Believes The Pistons ‘Can Go As Far As They Want’ In 2016-17

    dimemag.com Aug 25
    Getty Image The Detroit Pistons are an intriguing team for this upcoming NBA season. They made the playoffs last year and added some depth this offseason, such as point guard Ish Smith and giant center Boban Marjanovic. There is reason for excitement ar…
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  • Sly Stallone Looks Like A Lawn Gnome Standing Between This Pair…

    Sly Stallone Looks Like A Lawn Gnome Standing Between This Pair Of Pistons Seven-Footers

    dimemag.com Aug 20
    Sylvester Stallone decided to pose for a photo with Andre Drummond and Bojan Marjanovic of the Detroit Pistons. The result is the amusing photo seen above, with the tiny Stallone holding up in between Drummond at seven feet tall and Marjanovic at seven …
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  • Remembering The Time Ben Wallace Was Benched Twice By Scott Ski…

    Remembering The Time Ben Wallace Was Benched Twice By Scott Skiles For Wearing A Headband

    dimemag.com Aug 15
    Getty Image The mid-2000s were a strange time in the NBA. After the Detroit Pistons hastened the demise of the Shaq and Kobe Lakers, the reigning best team in the NBA was the San Antonio Spurs, whose dominance was superseded only by the public’s percept…
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  • Pistons announce one-year deal with McCallum

    Pistons announce one-year deal with McCallum

    nba.com Jul 26
    The Detroit Pistons officially announced their one-year deal with guard Ray McCallum on Tuesday.
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  • Pistons sign F Ellenson to multiyear deal

    Pistons sign F Ellenson to multiyear deal

    nba.com Jul 19
    The Detroit Pistons have signed first-round draft pick Henry Ellenson.
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  • Pistons finalize new 5-year deal with Drummond

    Pistons finalize new 5-year deal with Drummond

    nba.com Jul 15
    Andre Drummond has his huge contract with Detroit, and an extra season of waiting seems to have worked out fine.
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  • Retired Rip Hamilton Is Nearly 40, But That’s Not Stopping Him …

    Retired Rip Hamilton Is Nearly 40, But That’s Not Stopping Him From Attempting An NBA Comeback

    dimemag.com Jul 13
    Getty Image Richard Hamilton, known lovingly as “Rip,” hasn’t played an NBA game since the 2012-13 season, and he’s 38 years old. But that isn’t stopping him from mulling an NBA comeback, as he told CBS Sports. The former Pistons great says he’s in the …
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  • As Expected, Andre Drummond Has Reportedly Agreed To A Mammoth …

    As Expected, Andre Drummond Has Reportedly Agreed To A Mammoth New Deal With The Pistons

    dimemag.com Jul 1
    Getty Image So much for free agency gamesmanship. Making good on his word before last season tipped off, Andre Drummond agreed to a five-year, max-level contract with the Detroit Pistons just shortly after the player-movement period began. ESPN sources …
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  • Pistons' Hilliard out with back injury

    Pistons' Hilliard out with back injury

    nba.com Jun 30
    The Detroit Pistons announced today that guard Darrun Hilliard suffered a stress fracture of the lower back and will not participate in 2016 NBA Orlando Summer League. Hilliard will be evaluated by Detroit Pistons team physicians and a rehab process and…
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  • Pistons send Meeks to Magic for second-round pick

    Pistons send Meeks to Magic for second-round pick

    nba.com Jun 29
    The Detroit Pistons have traded guard Jodie Meeks to the Orlando Magic for a 2019 conditional second-round draft pick.
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  • Pistons trade Dinwiddie to Bulls for Bairstow

    Pistons trade Dinwiddie to Bulls for Bairstow

    nba.com Jun 17
    The Detroit Pistons have acquired forward Cameron Bairstow from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for guard Spencer Dinwiddie.
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  • Pistons extend contract of general manager Bower

    Pistons extend contract of general manager Bower

    nba.com Jun 13
    The Detroit Pistons have extended the contract of general manager Jeff Bower.
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  • Why The 2005 Pistons Should Give Cavs Fans Confidence Heading I…

    Why The 2005 Pistons Should Give Cavs Fans Confidence Heading Into Game 3

    dimemag.com Jun 7
    Getty Image / USA TODAY The NBA’s day-to-day doomsday scenarios continue with the 2016 NBA Finals. The Cavs have lost both games at Oracle to start the series, which in the contemporary Media Industrial Complex means they’ve lost the series. This mental…
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  • Are Al Horford And Ryan Anderson A Good Free Agency Fit For The…

    Are Al Horford And Ryan Anderson A Good Free Agency Fit For The Magic?

    dimemag.com Jun 6
    Getty Image At this year’s trade deadline, the Orlando Magic traded Tobias Harris to the Detroit Pistons for the expiring contracts of Brandon Jennings and Ersan Ilyasova. The deal cleaned off their books this summer, when the Magic will have upwards of…
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  • LeBron James Wanted To Play All Those Minutes In Game 4, But Is…

    LeBron James Wanted To Play All Those Minutes In Game 4, But Is It Still The Smart Move?

    dimemag.com May 25
    Getty Image The Cleveland Cavaliers steamrolled their opponents in the first two rounds of the NBA playoffs, pulling off sweeps against both the Pistons and the Hawks. A similar cakewalk was expected in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Toronto …
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  • Revisiting the most important playoff suspensions in NBA histor…

    Revisiting the most important playoff suspensions in NBA history

    yahoo.com May 24
    Since the NBA started rewarding physical altercations with harsher penalties in the early 1990s, we’ve thankfully seen the league’s players tone down the actual fisticuffs. Whereas former NBA players like Maurice Lucas, Kevin McHale and just about every…
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  • BDL's NBA 2015-16 Playoff Previews: Cavaliers vs. Raptors

    BDL's NBA 2015-16 Playoff Previews: Cavaliers vs. Raptors

    yahoo.com May 16
    How They Got Here • Cleveland: By steamrolling the Detroit Pistons and Atlanta Hawks in a vulgar display of power that confirmed beyond a shadow of a doubt that the Cavs are the team to beat in the Eastern Conference and introduced the possibility they …
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  • Stan Van Gundy Really Didn’t Understand The Fuss About That OG …

    Stan Van Gundy Really Didn’t Understand The Fuss About That OG Photo He Posed For

    dimemag.com May 13
    Via Mike Mulholland The NBA sidelines are patrolled mainly by former NBA players, who, naturally, are in many cases tall, imposing men. Stan Van Gundy, the Detroit Pistons head coach, is not among them. With his paunch and mustache, he doesn’t necessari…
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  • Ty Lue's coaching coup: Reminding Kevin Love he's one 'bad MFer…

    Ty Lue's coaching coup: Reminding Kevin Love he's one 'bad MFer'

    yahoo.com May 10
    After two seasons spent fretting over "fit" and weighing concerns about chemistry, the Cleveland Cavaliers are rolling. They've swept into the Eastern Conference finals, making as-quick-as-possible work of the Detroit Pistons and Atlanta Hawks…
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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.