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Detroit Pistons Rookie Andre Drummond Picking up Where He Left Off
April 1st, 2013 at 12:52 PM
Andre Drummond returned RIGHT after the Pistons were mathematically eliminated from playoff contention, from a stress fracture in his lower back. One would wonder, "well why risk it, if we're battling for draft positions? Why risk falling further in the draft lottery?" The answer? Because Andre needs the work, and...

Detroit Pistons Stop Skid, Beat Charlotte Bobcats 92-91
March 24th, 2013 at 11:51 AM
Coming into this weekend, a Michigan team had won two games at the Palace...they were Michigan and Michigan State (congrats to them, by the way), however, the normal inhabitants of the building were riding a 10 game losing streak after taking 29 points from LeBron "Soon to be MVP" James, in...

Pistons Finish Season Series Against Indiana with Two Losses
February 24th, 2013 at 11:11 AM
    The Pistons played the Indiana Pacers in a home and home series to end their season series, and both results were the same as the first two. The Pistons lost 114-82 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, in Indiana (2/22) before coming back the next night, and losing 90-72 at the Palace. The Red,...

Detroit Pistons Vs. Denver Nuggets: Pistons Drop Fourth Straight to Struggling Nuggets
November 7th, 2012 at 12:01 AM
    Greg Monroe scored 27 points and added 10 rebounds for his first double-double of the season. Rodney Stuckey came out of his horrendous, three-game scoring slump by going for 17 points. The bench combined for 38 points, including nine, seven and six point nights from rookies Kyle Singler, Andre Drummond...

Detroit Pistons Vs. Houston Rockets: James Harden Dominates the Detroit Defense
November 1st, 2012 at 8:05 AM
  ***PHOTO1***   It was The James Harden Show on Wednesday night, but the real problem for the Pistons was that it wasn't a solo-act. With 12 assists to go along with his 37 points, James Harden was taking everything the Pistons were giving him in his debut with the Houston Rockets. In only...

What Should the Detroit Pistons Do with Charlie Villanueva?
October 20th, 2012 at 2:21 PM
Charlie Villanueva has been a target of fan frustration and has served as an example of big free-agent money gone wrong since Joe Dumars signed him in 2009. Brought in as a deep-threat big-man shooter, Villanueva was acquired with the thinking that his shooting coupled with his size would stretch...

Is This the Year That the Detroit Pistons Officially Say Goodbye to the 2004 Roster?
October 15th, 2012 at 2:20 PM
Without roster space for Ben Wallace, Tayshaun Prince becomes the only remaining player from the 2004 Championship team to still call the Piston red, white and blue his home colors. But with his cap-friendly contract it’s possible that the Pistons could be fielding calls about Prince from some of the...

A Different Rodney Stuckey Means a Different Conversation for the Detroit Pistons
October 7th, 2012 at 2:08 PM
Since being drafted by the Pistons five seasons ago out of Eastern Washington, the worth of Rodney Stuckey has always come in the form of ‘potential.’ Primarily a shooting guard in college, Stuckey was brought in as a point-guard project with the conversation each offseason full of questions about whether...

Detroit Pistons Have to Answer the Andre Drummond Question
September 25th, 2012 at 1:41 PM
As the pre-season begins to take shape and NBA storylines make their return to the Sports Center ‘rundown,’ fans will as usual see the normal trends. How much time does Kobe have left and does he need to win this year with Nash and Dwight on board? Will KD and...