Pistons reportedly looking to trade Aron Baynes and Boban Marjanovic

The NBA trade deadline is February 23rd and the Pistons are reportedly looking to dump two of their three centers. Pistons are exploring the trade market on centers Aron Baynes and Boban Marjanovic, sources told Basketball Insiders https://t.co/im0xoFIMCM — Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) February 1, 2017 Baynes will most likely become an unrestricted free agent this summer, … Read more

Detroit Pistons mid-season report card

Guards Reggie Jackson: C After missing the first 21 games of the season, Reggie Jackson has basically been Reggie Jackson. He’s averaging just over 16 points and five assists a game in his 22 games back. The issue with Jackson, as it has always been, is his inefficiency. He’s only shooting 43%, which is a … Read more

There is enough blame to go around for Pistons struggles

Reggie Jackson has taken a lot of criticism for being a “ball hog” and for playing “hero ball” and he’s taken a lot of blame for the Pistons struggles this season. However, let’s take a closer look shall we? Let’s take Marcus Morris for example. Morris was bad in December, averaging just 11.8 points on … Read more

Andre Drummond Doubtful To Play vs. Oklahoma City

The Detroit Pistons battle the Oklahoma City Thunder tonight at the Palace of Auburn Hills, but Andre Drummond may not be playing. He was officially listed as doubtful for tonight’s game with an ankle sprain. This certainly wouldn’t be ideal, considering the Pistons are already without the services of the injured Reggie Jackson. When the injury occurred … Read more

WATCH: Stan Van Gundy critical of Andre Drummond’s performance, effort vs. Nets

In the 109-101 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, Detroit Pistons big man and All-Star center Andre Drummond had completely failed to show up. He finished the night with just six points and nine rebounds. The biggest question about Drummond has always been his effort level. In the loss to the Nets on Wednesday, … Read more

The Mitten State is well-represented in the 2016 Rio Olympics

We’re on the eve of the latest chapter of the Olympic Games. The world’s best athletes representing nearly 30 different events on display, it’s an event that people are always following. The state of Michigan will have its fair share of representation in this year’s Games. Whether they enrolled in a high school or college, … Read more

Stan Van Gundy: ‘We’ve got to go out and get two big men’

When the Detroit Pistons got swept out of the first round of the playoffs by the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers a lot basketball fans saw it as a step in the right direction. Although they were not able to make noise in the playoffs, just getting there taught the young team about what it takes to … Read more

Aron Baynes scores career-high 21 points (highlights)

To call Aron Baynes‘ arrival in Detroit unheralded would be an understatement. Despite filling a need as a reliable back-up center with the ability to knock down free throws (ever important when your starting center is the 36 percent free throw shooting Andre Drummond), Baynes’ acquisition last summer was largely met with quips of “Who?” … Read more

Aron Baynes is earning his paycheck (and he’s not afraid to dunk on you)

Nary an eyebrow was raised when the Pistons signed Aron Baynes to a three-year, $20 million deal to come aboard as the team’s new backup center last summer. With the Pistons in the heat of a push for a brand new starting small forward, the acquisition of a six-foot-ten, 260-pound second stringer successfully slipped beneath the radar. … Read more

Mid-season Report: Detroit Pistons

The Detroit Pistons’ chances at 82-0 ended on a November 3rd loss to the Indiana Pacers. The monumental upset stirred cries throughout the Motor City that the Pistons were done, cooked, and had no shot at the playoffs. Oh wait… that’s what experts were saying before the season. Although the Pistons were getting some love … Read more

Dunk of the Night: Aron Baynes flushes over R.J. Hunter

This is what a good bench does. As Pistons center Andre Drummond sloshed through a foul-ridden first half in which he managed just two points and a pair of rebounds, the bulk of the frontcourt load fell upon the shoulders of reserve big man Aron Baynes during the first three quarters of Wednesday’s 99-94 win over the … Read more

Injury Report: Blake suffers concussion, Jackson & Baynes day-to-day

It appears as though two-a-days can’t come to a close soon enough. Just four days into Pistons training camp, reserve guard Steve Blake topped a list of three Pistons who found themselves sidelined with various ailments this week. It was revealed Friday afternoon that Blake had been diagnosed with a concussion two days ago. Meanwhile, guard … Read more

Pistons agree to terms with center Aron Baynes

After striking out early in addressing their need for a starting small forward, the Detroit Pistons addressed another team need Thursday afternoon, agreeing to a deal with free agent reserve center Aron Baynes. ESPN’s Marc Stein reports the three-year deal could be worth upwards of $20 million with a player option following the second year, … Read more

NBA Free Agency: A team-by-team rundown

As we patiently wait to get word from Auburn Hills on what the Pistons plan to do with all that cap space, DSN has decided to check in around the league and see how things are shaking out.  NBA free agency officially kicked off at 12:01 Wednesday morning and while deals can’t be signed until July … Read more