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Jason Maxiell Signs Two-Year, $5 Million Deal with Orlando Magic
July 18th, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Longtime Detroit Pistons grinder and hardwood "Charlie Hustle" Jason Maxiell has turned in his red, white and blues for the star and stripes (silver star and black pinstripes) of the Orlando Magic. The unrestricted free agent wasn't expected to rejoin the Pistons after the season ended, as the emergence of...

Jose Calderon Leads Pistons in Debut, Teammates Unable to Follow
February 4th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
  Twice falling to the New York Knicks in blowout fashion earlier this year, the Pistons were looking to change the tone of the season series on Monday night as the newly acquired Jose Calderon made his Detroit debut at point guard. Unfortunately, the new lineup didn't lead to a new...

Detroit Pistons Most Likely to Be Shipped Out at Trade Deadline
January 27th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
While trade deadline talk around the Pistons is still in the "what if" stage, the names being used in each fan's desired barstool trade scenarios always seem to be the same. Tayshaun Prince, Rodney Stuckey, Charlie Villanueva, Austin Daye, Jonas Jerebko, Jason Maxiell; even Greg Monroe's name has been thrown...

ESPN.com Trade Talk: Minnesota Timberwolves’ Derrick Williams for Detroit Pistons’ Jason Maxiell and Austin Daye?
December 17th, 2012 at 10:07 AM
  A common theme that has been hovering around many Pistons 101 articles in recent days is the thinking that the fastest way to improve this Pistons team is via trade. With December 15th marking the start-date for trades involving any players who signed new July contracts, the trade season is...

Joe Johnson’s Double-OT Buzzer-Beater Puts Nets Over Pistons in Brooklyn, 105-107
December 15th, 2012 at 12:30 AM
  ***PHOTO1***   The Pistons have seen plenty of leads come and go this season, games won and lost in both down to the wire fashion and blow-out style. But this season the elation of victory and heartbreak of loss has been contained to the regulation, 48 minute game. Well, at least before...

Commentary: a Different Look at Jason Maxiell’s “Career-High” Season
December 13th, 2012 at 11:00 AM
  ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday night against the Denver Nuggets, Jason Maxiell was thinking in bunches of "six." The Pistons starting power forward, Maxiell's hustle-energy, soft mid-range jumper, and power-dunks earned him six rebounds, six blocks, and a season-high 18 points. Quick math, what's "six" multiplied by three? But what's most impressive about...

Denver Nuggets Vs. Detroit Pistons: Lawson Drives, Pistons Fall 101-94
December 12th, 2012 at 7:51 AM
  ***PHOTO1*** With both the Pistons  playing their fourth game in five nights, the "tired leg" effect was hovering above the Pistons bench before the tip. Still, it looked like the Pistons were going to run away with it early, opening the game with a 21-4 run. The Pistons were pushing the...

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...