Pistons trying to bring home Chauncey Billups, lead up team revamp

The Detroit Pistons are interested in bringing Chauncey Billups back to Detroit. Detroit has expressed interest in hiring the former Pistons star Chauncey Billups to work in tandem with Arn Tellem in a totally revamped front office, according to league sources — Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) March 20, 2018 Billups, who played eight of his 17-year … Read more

REPORT: Lawsuit seeking to block funding could threaten Pistons’ move to downtown

It appears as though the celebration of the Detroit Pistons relocating from Auburn Hills to downtown Detroit for the first time in decades could potentially be premature. A federal lawsuit which aims to block public funding of a new Pistons headquarters downtown as well as Little Caesars Arena has moved forward. The ultimate result could … Read more

Pistons unveil plans for brand new practice facility downtown

For the first time in decades, The Detroit Pistons will be playing downtown when they move to the new Little Caesars Arena next season. In addition to their new playing home, the Pistons are setting their sights on a brand new practice facility that would be located just two miles north of Little Caesars Arena between Second … Read more

Pistons chip in $300k to help start youth basketball program in Detroit

Yesterday, vice chairman of Palace Sports Entertainment Arn Tellem was downtown at the Patton Recreation Center with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and Detroit Police Chief James Craig to make two things clear. The Detroit Pistons are not moving downtown anytime soon. The Pistons want to invest in the young people of Detroit’s future through basketball. … Read more

Tellem: Pistons staying in Auburn Hills

Arn Tellem says it’s time to pump the brakes. The famed sports agent is set to take over as vice chairman of Palace Sports & Entertainment and despite Pistons owner Tom Gores’ reported dreams of moving his team downtown, Tellem explained that’s not going to be his first order of business when he begins his position in Auburn … Read more

Mario Hezonja: One step closer to Detroit?

It’s still very unclear who the Detroit Pistons are zeroing in on for the upcoming NBA Draft. There have been countless names discussed, with the most prominent (and realistic) being Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky, Duke’s Justice Winslow, Arizona’s Stanley Johnson and Mario Hezonja from Croatia. Of those four, Hezonja appears to be the wildcard, due in … Read more

High-powered agent Arn Tellem takes job with Pistons, Palace

For veteran big-time sports agent Arn Tellem, it’s time for a career change. On Friday it was revealed that the one-time Kobe Bryant representative will join Palace Sports & Entertainment as its vice chairman later this summer.  Tellem is currently employed by the Wasserman Media Group, representing upcoming free agents LaMarcus Aldridge and Marc Gasol, … Read more