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Why the Josh Smith Deal Will Happen
July 17th, 2014 at 5:54 PM
Today rumors of a trade sending Josh Smith to the Sacramento Kings have re-surfaced, and the chances are that it may get done. Original talks broke down, but after the free agency period has started to sort itself out both teams still seem interested to get this deal done. ***PHOTO1*** The motivation...

Lebron’s Decision Re-Starts Free Agency, Shifts Landscape of NBA
July 11th, 2014 at 12:57 PM
The world has been waiting for Lebron James to make his decision, and we all now know, Lebron will be returning to Cleveland. He informed the world in a heart-felt letter saying “Who am I to hold a grudge?” A 180 degree turn from “The Decision”, and while we know...

Detroit Pistons Select Spencer Dinwiddie 38th Overall
June 26th, 2014 at 11:23 PM
The Detroit Pistons used their lone pick of the night in the second round to grab a first round talent. Spencer Dinwiddie will be the newest Detroit Piston, and the first acquisition of the new Stan Van Gundy regime. ***PHOTO1*** If you’ve been following Pistons101 you already know a great deal...

Stan Van Gundy Press Conference Recap
June 25th, 2014 at 10:52 AM
Stan Van Gundy met with the media Tuesday to talk all things Detroit Pistons, and was able to shed some light on the Pistons upcoming plans. It is an interesting part of the basketball off-season, and as long as Van Gundy wasn’t blowing smoke we now have a little...

Lance Stephenson a Fit for the Detroit Pistons?
June 10th, 2014 at 6:13 PM
While the NBA season may not be complete, that isn’t stopping teams who aren’t playing anymore from evaluating upcoming free agents. The Detroit Pistons, as well as all the teams not in Miami and San Antonio are evaluating the talent that will soon be available, and one of the names...

D-League Affiliation Will Be Important for Detroit Pistons
June 9th, 2014 at 9:39 AM
The Detroit Pistons will have a new tool at their disposal this year with their affiliation to the new Grand Rapids NBA D-League team. The team will play their games in close by Walker, Michigan, and will be closely modeled after the Pistons. ***PHOTO1*** The D-League is expanding, and can be...

Stan Van Gundy Announces Jeff Bower as Detroit Pistons New General Manager
June 4th, 2014 at 7:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Former Marist head coach Jeff Bower was hired to be the new general manager of the Detroit Pistons. Bower, along with Stan Van Gundy will be making the important personnel decisions in Detroit for the foreseeable future. It was clear since SVG had never been a team president before that...

Pistons 101 Player Series: Andre Drummond
May 30th, 2014 at 7:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** After this season the Detroit Pistons now know who they will be building their franchise around, and that man is Andre Drummond. The second-year pro out of Connecticut had a breakout season showing fans and critics alike that he will be the man in the middle for Detroit for...

Pistons 101 Player Series: Rodney Stuckey
May 24th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mr. sixth man, Rodney Stuckey, definitely had an interesting season in the Motor City. He had solid numbers and was fairly consistent, playing in 73 games for the Pistons this past season. There is no doubt about what you are getting each season, the guy is a scorer. He has...

The Detroit Pistons Come up Empty at the Lottery
May 20th, 2014 at 10:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** On a night where the impossible happened, the Detroit Pistons couldn’t get the percentages to work out in their favor. Lightning struck when the Cleveland Cavaliers jumped the field, and acquired the top pick for the third time in four years, leaving the Pistons without a first round pick. When...

Stan’s Plan for the Detroit Pistons
May 16th, 2014 at 7:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Now that Stan Van Gundy has officially taken over as head coach and president of basketball operations for the Detroit Pistons the changes are coming. Van Gundy will surely look to use the formula he has used before at previous stops, and he just might have the player to build...

Detroit Pistons, Stan Van Gundy Agree to Five Year Deal
May 14th, 2014 at 10:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** While we were all wondering who the Detroit Pistons would bring in for president of basketball operations, and who would they would bring in to coach, the Pistons were busy finding someone who could do both. Last night Stan Van Gundy and the Pistons agreed to a 5 year 35...

Detroit Pistons Offer Stan Van Gundy Full Control
May 13th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Detroit Pistons had not showed their hand up until today, but now we know the cards they are holding. Reports say that the Pistons have offered full control to Stan Van Gundy. Van Gundy would be head coach as well as president of basketball operations if he were to...