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Detroit Pistons: Trade, or keep, #8 pick?

We’re less than a month away from the 2015 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  On June 25th, the Detroit Pistons will select eighth overall and there are plenty of scenarios that could play themselves out come draft night. One of the more recent rumors surrounding the Pistons’ draft scenario involves the possibility of Detroit trading the number eight pick...
Via isportsweb.com
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chauncey Billups discusses the Pistons drafting Darko Milicic over Carmelo Anthony

Remember when the Pistons had the second pick in the 2003 NBA draft? Remember when they deemed it'd be a better choice to draft Darko Milicic with that selection instead of Syracuse freshman Carmelo Anthony? That must eat up Anthony even to this day.Former Pistons point guard Chauncey Billups went on the always entertaining ESPN show Highly Questionable to talk with Dan Le Batard...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Isiah Thomas spends special moment with Larry O'Brien trophy (Video)

.@iamisiahthomas has a special moment with the Larry O'Brien Trophy! http://t.co/hx37nzD9kh — NBA TV (@NBATV) May 27, 2015 NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas shared a "special" moment with the Larry O'Brien trophy that was caught on camera during Tuesday night's playoff coverage on NBA TV.The NBA Championship trophy was standing in front of the studio desk, and Thomas was a major...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Isiah Thomas shares special moment by talking to Larry O’Brien trophy

During his legendary NBA career with the Detroit Pistons, Isiah Thomas won two championships and got the chance to hold the Larry O’Brien trophy. Earlier tonight, Isiah was part of the postgame coverage for NBA Gametime on NBA TV and on the set, the Larry O’Brien Trophy stood near the desk. Watch as Isiah shares a special moment by talking to trophy and then realizing that it...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Pistons may trade their No. 8 pick

On the verge of a crucial offseason, the Detroit Pistons aren't ruling out any options just yet. That includes the possibility of trading one of their top assets: The No. 8 overall selection is this year's NBA Draft, acquired last week in the lottery."That's one of the many options that we'll look at, of course -- just like looking at other options maybe in a different direction...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings aims to be back in action by August

Things were going so well for Brandon Jennings. After languishing under shaky leadership for the better part of his career with the Milwaukee Bucks and Detroit Pistons, his tremendous upside was looking like it would never be maximized.Enter Stan Van Gundy. In the Pistons coach's first year on the job, Jennings had a renaissance season, leading the team through a winning winter before...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: Why Detroit picks Stanley Johnson at #8

The 2015 NBA Draft is just around the corner, and the Detroit Pistons are looking to add another vital piece to their five-plus year “rebuilding” puzzle. With the NBA Draft Lottery over, the Pistons know exactly where they will make their first round selection, and have the ability to make the best analysis of potential prospects before June’s draft. The Pistons will select...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Post-Lottery Mock Draft: Who Should the Pistons Take?

PISTONS LOTTERY SPOT NUMBER EIGHT Now that the lottery has concluded, analysts and NBA executives have a better idea of which prospect will be selected where.  With that in mind, TopSportsReport decided to run an NBA Mock Draft today. Find out who Gavin Felix projects to join Greg Monroe and Andre Drummond as the newest member of the Detroit Pistons. NBA Mock Draft Link: http...
Via TopSportsReport
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons Mock Draft Tracker, Post-Lottery Edition: Who’s the Choice at No. 8?

The Detroit Pistons held serve in the 2015 NBA Draft Lottery, failing to hit it big with a move into the top three but also avoiding a drop like they suffered a year ago — slipping from No. 8 to No. 9 cost the Pistons their first-round pick in the 2014 draft. Who might get the nod when the Pistons are on the clock? Here’s a sampling of the predictions: Sports Illustrated: Stanley...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Players the Detroit Pistons should target with the #8 pick

The Detroit Pistons have received the eighth pick in the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night. Things went as expected until the New York Knicks fell from second to fourth. Stan Van Gundy is now the president of basketball operations and Jeff Bower is the new general manager. Despite Joe Dumars’ shortcomings, he drafted well. He had a good run of first round draft picks that included...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: The Perfect Pistons Offseason

(Source: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images North America) By Brandon Hartman: Staff Writer at Hoopstuff… There was so much hype coming out of Detroit about their basketball team before the start of the season that for a second you could almost believe that maybe this was the year they snapped the duck and reached the Playoffs after a six year drought, the last time being the victims...
Via HoopStuff
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Peel the onion with Chauncey Billups

Chauncey Billups is Colorado basketball. He’s the best high school player, the best player from any Colorado university and the best NBA player the state has ever produced. In this conversation he opens up about why Colorado means so much to him, and he offers his thoughts on who the next Nuggets head coach should be… spoiler Alert: He does not suggest himself. Click here to...
Via Mile High Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Former NBA No. 2 Overall Pick Darko Milicic Chugs Beer, Tries To Feed Tattoos (Video)

This is what Darko Milicic’s life has come to. We have no idea what’s going on in the video above, other than the fact that it’s Darko Milicic — the No. 2 overall pick of the Detroit Pistons in the 2003 NBA Draft — chugging a beer with no hands. It also appears Darko might be a tad bit…intoxicated in this clip, given that he appears to try and give each of the tattooed...
Via NESN.com
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Greg Monroe and the New York Knicks “close to a done deal”

Greg Monroe and the Detroit Pistons could very well be parting ways this offseason after the big man signed a qualifying offer this past offseason enabling him to become an unrestricted free agent this summer. Of course this all came after Monroe failed to obtain a max deal from the Pistons or anyone during his restricted free agency which in any terms would have some sort of adverse...
Via The Majors Detroit
April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks almost certain to sign Greg Monroe

The New York Knicks will have plenty of money to spend this offseason, and Phil Jackson is determined to turn one of the worst teams in the NBA into a contender by building around Carmelo Anthony. Perhaps he will start with Greg Monroe. According to Frank Isola of the NY Daily News, the Knicks are...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings: Can Kentucky still beat NBA team?

Kentucky, stacked with perhaps 10 future professional players, won its first 38 games this year, and for much of the season, college basketball fans debated whether the Wildcats would be capable of beating an NBA squad. After UK lost to Wisconsin this past Saturday night in the Final Four, however, that talk has understandably died down. Now, at least one current NBA player is mocking...
Via College Spun
April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Reggie Jackson's kindness to media was issue for teammates?

  Did an act of kindness by Reggie Jackson contribute to him getting shipped out of town by the Oklahoma City Thunder?   It’s a question raised in passing in a Grantland article attempting to explain the deteriorating relationship between the team and the media in OKC. As chronicled by Bryan Curtis, Thunder players Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and others have become...
Via NESN.com
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Did the Detroit Pistons Find the Key to Unleashing Reggie Jackson?

There are many things you can call Reggie Jackson’s time with the Detroit Pistons, but prosperous is not one of them. Expected to be a major building block next to center Andre Drummond when acquired at the trade deadline, Jackson has struggled immensely as the Pistons have fallen out of the playoff race in the Eastern Conference. That may have changed Tuesday night against the...
Via Sportsnaut
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Reggie Jackson was stunned to learn he had 20 assists (Video)

Detroit Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson enjoyed a career night during a win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday. The 24-year-old finished the game with a career-high 20 assists, and he seemed to be genuinely unaware of the feat. When Jackson was asked about his 20 dimes after the win, his face lit up. He...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss
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