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The case for Raymond Felton as the Pistons backup point guard

The Detroit Pistons didn’t get themselves a true point guard in the draft, so who are they going to target in free agency? A veteran presence like Raymond Felton could fit the bill. Raymond Felton could be the answer at backup point guard for the Detroit Pistons. Wow. There’s a sentence I never thought I’d […] The case for Raymond Felton as the Pistons backup point guard...
Via Piston Powered
44 minutes ago

How will Gbinije impact Detroit Pistons in rookie year?

We explore the Michael Gbinijie’s background, strengths, weaknesses and long-term potential with the Pistons. Background Though the NBA Draft is now all about one-and-done players with talent and potential, the 24-year-old Michael Gbinije brings a wealth of experience and maturity that has Stan Van Gundy feeling optimistic about the rookie. An All-State player and State Champion...
Via Piston Powered
6 hours ago

The Jodie Meeks era with the Detroit Pistons may be at an end

Jodie Meeks’ time with the Detroit Pistons never really got on track, and it appears that it is soon about to come to an end. One of the first moves Stan Van Gundy made when taking the helm of the Detroit Pistons as head coach and president of basketball operations was to make an admitted […] The Jodie Meeks era with the Detroit Pistons may be at an end - PistonPowered - PistonPowered...
Via Piston Powered
18 hours ago

Pistons aren’t banking on Ellenson, Gbinije for instant help, but they could alter plans for other roster moves

Stan Van Gundy hasn’t backed off his assertion that whatever happened in Thursday’s NBA draft would have no impact on free agency.
Via NBA.com
23 hours ago

Jodie Meeks will likely be traded this offseason

Meeks has had an injury-plagued two years in Detroit. Jodie Meeks appears to be the odd man out in Detroit, and Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reports that the team plans on finding him a new team in the offseason. After the draft, Detroit will continue to shop guard Jodie Meeks to find him a new team, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA...
Via Detroit Bad Boys
1 day ago

2016 NBA Draft: Pistons welcome Henry Ellenson, Michael Gbinije to team on Twitter

Here's a compilation of the best tweets welcoming the Pistons' 2016 NBA draft picks. After FaceTiming Henry Ellenson to let HE know that HE was going to be a Detroit Pistons, the FACE of the franchise Andre Drummond sent out the following tweet: Congrats young fella! @HenryEllenson13 hope you are ready to work! @DetroitPistons — Andre Drummond (@AndreDrummondd) June 24, 2016...
Via Detroit Bad Boys
2 days ago

Rave reviews from draft gurus for Pistons’ haul of Ellenson, Gbinije

Via NBA.com
2 days ago

Detroit Pistons Select Henry Ellenson with the 18th Pick in the 2016 NBA Draft

Via NBA.com
2 days ago

Marquette's Henry Ellenson drafted No. 18 overall by Detroit Pistons

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- The Detroit Pistons have selected forward Henry Ellenson of Marquette with the No. 18 pick in the NBA draft.Ellenson averaged 17 points and 9.7 rebounds per game last season as a freshman. He also led the team with 49 blocked shots.The 6-foot-11 Ellenson set school records for scoring and rebounding for a freshman. Although he is big enough to play around the...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Ryan Anderson Will Sign With the Detroit Pistons

Stan Van Gundy just can’t help himself. The Detroit Pistons really don’t need another core piece. They should look to use their cap space on a younger backup point guard who can run the pick-and-roll (Jeremy Lin comes to mind) and a more natural backup center than Aron Baynes. Otherwise, assuming Stanley Johnson turns into the defender we expect and everyone else shoots a bit...
Via The Sports Post
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Detroit Pistons targeting a point guard in the NBA Draft?

The Detroit Pistons may have given an indicator for what their plans are for next Thursday’s NBA draft. The Pistons announced this morning that they acquired Chicago Bulls forward Cameron Bairstow in exchange for guard Spencer Dinwiddie. TRADE: #Pistons have acquired forward Cameron Bairstow from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for Spencer Dinwiddie. — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA Team Draft Needs: Detroit Is Missing A Point

Team: Detroit Pistons Draft Pick: #18Team Needs: reserve point guard, locker room veteranKey Players: Andre Drummond, Reggie Jackson It seems as though the Detroit Pistons are always either underrated or overrated. Over the past year, fans and media have proclaimed the team as everything from up-and-coming to dead in water. Fortunately, the team is coming off one of its best seasons...
Via The Sports Quotient
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: considering the free agent market

The Detroit Pistons finished the 2015-2016 season much improved from years past despite a sweep at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs. This team has some young and dynamic players that have gained a little experience and can really look to build for a much better 2017. The Pistons’ weaknesses were very obvious, yet I believe...
Via isportsweb.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Growth of KCP and Stanley Johnson important for Detroit Pistons

The Detroit Pistons didn’t get the finish they wanted in their first trip back to the playoffs since 2009, a 4-0 sweep in the first round to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but the season should not be considered a failure. The Pistons finished 44-38, third in the Central Division and eighth in the Eastern Conference. In addition to finally making it back to the playoffs it was the first...
Via isportsweb.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Andre Drummond swats the **** of a child’s shot

Twitter Pistons center Andre Drummond is spreading the basketball word in England on behalf of the NBA. That included a stop to play in a “celebrity” game. Among the players in said celebrity game was a little kid. Andre Drummond isn’t a fan of little kids.  He isn’t a fan of opposing players bringing weak stuff into the lane. This video proves it. They say actions speak...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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