Will Blake Griffin really be back in June?

“There is no timetable set for his return“, was the Detroit Pistons’ official statement on Jan 7, after Blake Griffin underwent a successful arthroscopic debridement of his left knee. On Feb 24, Pistons executive Ed Stefanski declared: “When June rolls around, all the physical rehabbing will be over. Then we can see where Blake is … Read more

Pistons end losing skid at seven, defeat the Phoenix Suns on the road

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The Detroit Pistons (20-41) defeated the Phoenix Suns (24-36) on the road 113-111. The Pistons came into this game losing seven straight before taking down the Suns in a nail-biter. The Pistons opened the first quarter on a 9-2 run and led at the end of the first quarter 29-24. The Suns came back in … Read more

Dwane Casey should lead Detroit Pistons through rebuild stage

Dwane Casey was hired to be the next head coach of the Detroit Pistons before the 2018-2019 season with a tall task. The team was handcuffed by large contracts and not a lot of talent. You can point to the previous regime of Stan Van Gundy and Jeff Bower for that downfall. The Pistons squeaked … Read more

Ed Stefanski provides Blake Griffin injury update

Detroit Pistons forward Blake Griffin was forced to shut down for the remainder of the regular season following a surgical procedure last month to correct a nagging knee injury that hampered him throughout last season, and also forced him to miss the first 10 games of this campaign. “When your body says you’re ready to … Read more

Pistons’ Blake Griffin tears up talking about Kobe Bryant [Video]

On Monday, Detroit Pistons F Blake Griffin teared up as he was recalling the impact of Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash on Sunday. Embed from Getty Images “He had his hand in so many things. Business-wise, he was just stepping into what he was planning for (the future),” Griffin said Monday. “I … Read more

Pistons dethrone the Sacramento Kings at home 127-106

The Detroit Pistons (17-28) took care of business at home tonight by defeating the Sacramento Kings (15-29) 127-106. The Pistons did not start this game off well, committing 11 turnovers in the first half before settling with 17 turnovers for the entire game. The Kings kept it close in the first half, trailing the Pistons … Read more

Report: Derrick Rose isn’t looking to be traded, wants bigger role with Pistons

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Derrick Rose has been a topic of conversation around the Detroit Pistons. The guard has been playing the best post-injury basketball of his career this year and many teams other than the Pistons have taken notice. Earlier today, Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reported that the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers are among teams … Read more

Pistons win big on the road, defeat the Atlanta Hawks 136-103

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The Detroit Pistons (16-27) came away with another win on the road tonight, this time defeating the Atlanta Hawks (10-33) 136-103. The Pistons were on cruise control for a majority of tonight’s game and were almost never in any real danger of losing their lead. The Pistons went into halftime with a 71-55 and finished … Read more

Pistons snap three-game skid, defeat the Boston Celtics on the road

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The Detroit Pistons (15-27) came away with a huge win on the road tonight, defeating the Boston Celtics (27-12) 116-103. The Pistons came in swinging early, going on an 11-6 run to begin the game. The Celtics went into halftime with a 59-57 lead, but a 17-8 run by the Pistons to start the fourth … Read more

Pistons apply for disabled player exception worth $9 million following Blake Griffin surgery

Detroit Pistons All-Star forward Blake Griffin’s season could very well be over after undergoing an arthroscopic debridement of his left knee. He was forced to miss the first ten games of this season, and also has missed additional time as his knee wasn’t fully healed. And now, the Pistons are attempting make the best of … Read more

Pistons give up 13 point lead, lose to the Cavaliers in overtime thriller

The Detroit Pistons (14-25) couldn’t get it done tonight, losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers (11-27) 115-112 in overtime. The Pistons were in control for most of the game, including going up 61-50 to end the first half, but the Cavaliers went on a 10-0 run to end the third quarter to bring it back and … Read more

Source: Detroit Pistons guard Derrick Rose won’t be traded unless he requests it

Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose continues to make his case for NBA 6th Man of the Year in his first season with the Detroit Pistons. He’s averaging 17.5 points, 2.2 rebounds and 5.8 assists while shooting 48.4% from the field, 33.0% from 3-point range and 87.8% from the free-throw line. Unfortunately, The Pistons aren’t primed … Read more

Ailing Pistons go on a late fourth-quarter surge, defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers on the road

The Detroit Pistons (14-24) were able to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers (10-27) 115-113. The Pistons finished their eleven-day six-game road trip with tonight’s victory, and have now won two of their last three games. With tonight’s defeat, the Cavaliers have now lost five straight games. The Cavaliers looked like the runaway winners through three quarters, … Read more

Report: Blake Griffin undergoes knee surgery

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Devastating, but not surprising. The Athletic’s Shams Charania is reporting that Detroit Pistons forward Blake Griffin has undergone knee surgery and will have an extended rehab period. Pistons star Blake Griffin underwent surgery on his left knee and will undergo extended rehab. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) January 7, 2020 Griffin has been sidelined during 19 … Read more

Report: Pistons’ forward Blake Griffin considering season-ending surgery

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A bombshell has just been dropped on the Detroit Sports scene. According to Yahoo’s Chris Haynes, Detroit Pistons’ power forward Blake Griffin is reportedly considering season-ending surgery on his knee. Yahoo Sources: Detroit Pistons star Blake Griffin to visit specialist in Los Angeles, considering season-ending knee surgery. https://t.co/2NkDgTtP60 pic.twitter.com/VlGKC5WOdE — Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) January 6, … Read more

Pistons win on the road against the Warriors amidst Drummond rumors

The Detroit Pistons (13-23) defeated the Golden State Warriors (9-28) tonight on the road 111-104. This was a much-needed win for the Pistons, who have not found any success since beginning their west coast road trip. The Pistons came into this game losing nine of their last 11 games, including going 0-3 in their road … Read more