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Detroit Pistons Trade Rumors: Chase Budinger a Possible Fill-in for Injured Jodie Meeks?

With newcomer Jodie Meeks out for up to two months with a back injury, the Detroit Pistons may be shopping for other options before the regular season begins. Case in point: Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowksi and the Detroit News’ Vincent Goodwill each reported that the Pistons are interested in Chase Budinger. The Timberwolves are shopping Budinger because they “have a glut of forwards...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Pistons Injury Update: Jodie Meeks out 8 weeks due to lower back

The Detroit Pistons defeated the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday by the score of 104-84. The win improved the Pistons to 3-1 on the preseason. The 84 points allowed was a good for for the Pistons, who struggled last season on defense that allowed nearly 105 points per game. On the injury front, Jodie Meeks will be out approximately two months due to a back injury.Kevin Ward via Wikimedia...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Back Injury to Jodie Meeks Presents Some Early Concerns For Detroit Pistons

Even after coming to terms with Stan Van Gundy, arguably the biggest coup of the NBA offseason not named LeBron James, the Detroit Pistons still can’t catch a break. Unfortunately for them, they caught a stress reaction when it was revealed that Van Gundy’s first major free agent signee Jodie Meeks would miss eight weeks with the injury. Meeks is not expected back for “a couple...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jodie Meeks to miss 2 months due to back injury

The Detroit Pistons announced that Jodie Meeks will miss two months due to tightness in his lower back. A release by the team said that the injury was found in a CT scan on Monday. Meeks was signed to a 3-year $19 million deal this offseason and it’s another blow to the Pistons on the injury front. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is out indefinitely due to a left knee sprain. With KCP...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Pistons Guard Jodie Meeks Out 8-Weeks With Back Injury

Detroit Pistons guard Jodie Meeks is expected to miss 8-weeks with a back injury according to Chris Mannix. Pistons guard Jodie Meeks expected to miss eight weeks with a stress reaction in lower back, team says. Meeks was signed in the offseason. — Chris Mannix (@ChrisMannixSI) October 14, 2014 Meeks signed a three-year deal with the Pistons in the offseason after spending the...
Via Thacover2
10 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-2015 NBA Busts

2014-2015 Busts   Jodie Meeks Meeks had a career year last season for the Lakers, along with everyone else on the team. They were always playing catch up which netted career years for nearly every player. Now with a Stan Van Gundy led Detroit Pistons team, Meeks will look to prove his worth in his […]
Via Legion Report
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Part Two: Detroit Pistons season preview: team projections

Welcome to part two of the Detroit Pistons season preview. If you missed part one here is the link Part two will discuss the central division, best and worst case scenario for the team, and a prediction to how they will finish the year. Central Division Details: The NBA’s Central Division has been...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Jodie Meeks agrees to three-year, $19 million deal with Detroit Pistons

Jodie Meeks is coming off the best season of his career during a contract year while playing for the Los Angeles Lakers, so you just knew he was going to make some big money this summer. And now, it seems Meeks has become the first free agent in the league to strike a deal. According to Adrian Wojnarowski from Yahoo Sports, Meeks has agreed to a three-year, $19 million deal with...
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Free-agent-to-be Jodie Meeks hoping to stay in L.A. for “a long time”

Jodie Meeks has been phenomenal this year. The 26-year-old guard is putting up career-highs almost across the board and is set to be a free agent this coming summer. However, despite the Lakers’ woeful year, Meeks says that he wants to remain a member of the Los Angeles Lakers after his current deal expires. “I like the city and love it here,” Meeks told Mark Medina from the...
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: Free Agent Speculation

The title of this article may have thrown you a bit off guard. But it shouldn’t. After all, all of sports is based on speculation and trying to predict what will be a team’s next move. Today, we are going to discuss potential free agents the Los Angeles Lakers could sign before the start of the season. Right now, the Lakers have 13 roster spots filled– this means they have...
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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