Tag: Detroit Pistons

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Biggest question for each NBA team as training camp begins

Down to the last minute with the Carmelo Anthony trade, it was an eventful offseason for the NBA. However, the beginning of training camp will settle roster...
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Players with most to prove heading into NBA season

Between trade-deadline moves last season and the fallout of a chaotic offseason, superstars departed for a new location, promising players arrived and young talents emerged. The result...

Check out Pistons’ new Nike uniforms with advertisements

It's going to take all of us a while to get used to NBA jerseys having advertisements on them. A quarter of the Association has already partnered...
Mar 24, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Terrence Ross (31) defends during the first quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Report: Pistons renounce Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, making him unrestricted free agent

After acquiring Avery Bradley from the Boston Celtics on Friday morning, the Detroit Pistons knew they didn't have enough financial capital to retain restricted free agent guard Kentavious...
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Report: Celtics expected to move Jae Crowder following Avery Bradley trade

The Boston Celtics worked out a rather big trade early Friday morning, acquiring Marcus Morris from the Detroit Pistons for the ultra-improved Avery Bradley. It was a way...
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Six NBA draft picks most likely to bust

Sam Bowie. Darko Milicic. Greg Oden. Anthony Bennett. You probably recognize the names as prominent among the NBA's graveyard of draft busts. There's simply no avoiding the...
Jan 24, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade (3) and forward Jimmy Butler (21) looks on against the Orlando Magic during the second quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Top 10 takeaways from the 2017 NBA Draft

There was real excitement around the NBA leading up to its annual draft. What veterans would be moved during the draft? Would Magic Johnson and the Los...

Petition started to remove Dennis Rodman from Hall of Fame

Dennis Rodman is one of the most interesting characters in the history of the sports world. Known for his on-court antics, body markings and amazing haircuts, Rodman...
Kristaps Porzingis is a name to watch as NBA trades go down

Six NBA trades that make too much sense

No other league is as inundated with rumors, off-the-field stories and social media intrigue as the NBA, and this time of year is when that shines. This...
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NBA suspends Monta Ellis, Reggie Bullock for violating drug policy

The NBA announced on Friday that it has suspended Indiana Pacers guard Monta Ellis and Detroit Pistons forward Reggie Bullock for violating the Association's drug policy. Each...
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Glaring needs for 2017 NBA Draft Lottery teams

The countdown has officially begun for the 2017 NBA Draft. This year stands to be one of the deepest drafts in recent memory, with solid players throughout...

Report: Pistons to trade first-round pick for a veteran

Despite finishing eight games under .500 and missing out on the playoffs, the Detroit Pistons seem to feel they are close to making noise back east. This can't...

Mike Brown compares Warriors’ defense to championship Pistons team

Golden State Warriors' interim head coach Mike Brown recently offered an interesting historical comparison for his team: the mid-2000's Detroit Pistons. That team was considered one of...
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More than half of NBA teams to participate in NBA 2K League

Seventeen NBA teams plan to participate in the upcoming NBA2K league, according to an announcement last Thursday. The league will start in 2018 with the following teams being...

Report: Stan Van Gundy’s job is safe with the Pistons

Stan Van Gundy's job as Detroit Pistons' head coach and president of basketball operations is safe, reports the Detroit Free Press. This is not particularly surprising news, but...
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Six NBA teams fading down the stretch

The NBA season is coming down the home stretch, which means it's the right time to get hot. A well-placed hot streak can turn a borderline playoff...
Mar 24, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Terrence Ross (31) defends during the first quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Pistons G Kentavious Caldwell-Pope arrested on suspicion of DUI

As the Detroit Pistons look to squeak into the playoffs with one last run to end the season, it looks like the team is facing some real...

Pistons’ Stan Van Gundy not impressed by trade offers leading up to the deadline

Rule No. 1 in negotiating trades. If you're offering a player who the other team has never heard of, it's not a good offer. Someone apparently didn't...
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Top 10 storylines for the second half of the NBA season

Now that the All-Star Game is a thing of the past, NBA teams are looking forward to the unofficial start of the second half. It will begin...
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Russell Westbrook throws shade at former teammate Reggie Jackson

Both Russell Westbrook and Reggie Jackson are in the news as the NBA enters All-Star weekend. As Russ prepares to play in the game itself with former...
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Report: Magic and Pistons have discussed Reggie Jackson trade

The Orlando Magic are reportedly interested in acquiring Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Jackson. The two have talked about a deal that includes D.J. Augustin and Jeff Green. https://twitter.com/ESPNSteinLine/status/832677331411931136 It's...
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Report: Pistons put both Andre Drummond and Reggie Jackson on trade block

Things just have not been going according to plan for Stan Van Gundy and the Detroit Pistons. Expectations heading into the season were that this team might...
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Eight most overpaid players in the NBA this season

The NBA landscape sure is changing. With this comes the need to throw out contract numbers at times. Players signed over the past couple offseasons surely found...
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Eight most disappointing developments at the NBA midway point

As the NBA season enters its midway point, trends have started to unfold. Certain teams have proven to be downright failures in a season where they seemed...