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Mike Conley Wins Joe Dumars Sportsmanship Award
April 24th, 2014 at 6:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley has won the Joe Dumars Sportsmanship award. Conley received 77 first place votes as he beat out Boston’s Jeff Green and Phoenix’s Channing Frye for the honor. Joe Dumars was a part of the Pistons “Bad Boys” teams, but he was known as a...

“Bad Boys” Sacrifice Brings Detroit Together
April 18th, 2014 at 6:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last night ESPN aired the newest installment of their 30 for 30 series “Bad Boys”, the story of the Detroit Pistons from the eighties and early nineties. If you missed it, it will be replayed countless times in the future on the various ESPN channels. It is definitely worth...

Detroit Pistons Must Make Finding the Next Jack McCloskey a Goal in General Manager Search
April 18th, 2014 at 4:35 PM
Even though a restaurant may receive acclaim for having fantastic food thanks to a superior chef, the restaurant owner first had to cook up the dream, then hire the correct people to help it become reality. ***PHOTO1*** Thursday night, the Detroit Pistons and their legions of fans celebrated an ESPN "30 for...

ESPN to Air “Bad Boys” 30 for 30 Documentary Tonight
April 17th, 2014 at 5:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** Tonight at 8 PM Eastern ESPN will air the newest documentary in their critically acclaimed 30 for 30 series, “Bad Boys.” The documentary will focus on those old school Detroit Pistons teams that weren’t afraid to get dirty. The tagline for the documentary reads “What if I told you that...

From Bad Boys to Sad Boys, Detroit Pistons Show They’re Far from Recapturing Past Glory
March 29th, 2014 at 10:45 AM
The dichotomy of the situation was hard to ignore. As halftime began, the current version of the Detroit Pistons were hustled quickly off the floor. The lights dimmed. Chairs were set up. Smoke billowed from above. ***PHOTO1*** It was time for the franchise to live in the past again and honor the...