Pistons lose the battle of the tanks on the road to the New York Knicks

Detroit Pistons

The Detroit Pistons (20-45) lost on the road to the New York Knicks (20-44) on the road 96-84. The Pistons came into this game losing ten of their last eleven games. Meanwhile, the Knicks came into this one losing eight of their last ten games. The Knicks ended the first quarter on a 15-2 run … Read more

Pistons blow 21 point lead, lose to the Sacramento Kings on the road

Detroit Pistons

The Detroit Pistons (20-42) couldn’t get it done on the road tonight, losing to the Sacramento Kings (26-34) 106-100. The Pistons started this game off on an 18-1 run and looked like they were going to run away with a victory here, but the Kings came storming back after being down by as many as … Read more

Portland’s CJ McCollum drops 41 as Detroit Pistons losing skid hits six

The Detroit Pistons (19-40) couldn’t get it done tonight, losing a close one to the Portland Trail Blazers (26-32) 107-104. The Pistons started this game poorly, trailing the Trail Blazers 40-24 to end the first quarter, but a 21-3 run in the second quarter tied up the game 43-43 with 6:30 remaining in the first … Read more

ESPN discusses Andre Drummond trade to Cavaliers

The Detroit Pistons ended an era on Wednesday afternoon, sending center Andre Drummond to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for Brandon Knight, John Henson and a second round draft selection. Take a look as an ESPN panel of Rachel Nichols, Jackie MacMullan, Amin Elhassan, Kendrick Perkins and Zach Lowe discussed the trade shortly after it … Read more

Hey Andre Drummond: quit whining and maybe give your new team a consistent effort

Former Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond was unceremoniously traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers this afternoon for a less than inspiring return of Brandon Knight, John Henson and a second-round pick. Almost immediately, Drummond took to Twitter to whine that he was never told about an upcoming deal, and that there are “no friends and loyalty”. … Read more

Flashback: DeAndre Jordan absolutely humiliates Brandon Knight

The Detroit Pistons re-acquired Brandon Knight as part of a deal that sent Andre Drummond to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Pistons fans will remember Knight for his rather uneventful time already spent in the Motor City, but one play in particular will immediately come to the forefront of not only Pistons fans but basketball fans as … Read more

Did the Cavaliers just admit to ripping off the Detroit Pistons?

The Detroit Pistons and Cleveland Cavaliers swung a major deal this afternoon, trading Andre Drummond in exchange for Brandon Knight, John Henson and a second-round pick. For the Cavaliers, it was a deal they couldn’t pass up. “It was just too good of a deal to pass up for us, especially at that price,” a … Read more

The 10 Worst Trades in Pistons History

Believe it or not, any perceived (or actual) ineptitude within the modern day Detroit Pistons front office—pre-Van Gundy, that is—largely pales in comparison to what transpired on a regular basis before general manager Jack McCloskey‘s arrival in 1979. To be sure, there’s been plenty of missteps in recent memory (we reckon one in particular from … Read more

Thank you, Brandon Jennings

Though he only played two and a half seasons for the Detroit Pistons, Brandon Jennings had some memorable moments during his time in the Motor City. From his game-winner against the San Antonio Spurs… Brandon Jennings hits a shot at the buzzer to defeat the Spurs: https://t.co/NXWVFilGjw — Sportsmanias (@Sportsmanias) January 7, 2015 To his … Read more

Stan Van Gundy and the art of trading up

On May 14, 2014, Stan Van Gundy was hired as the head coach of the Detroit Pistons. Since that day, Van Gundy has made seven trades, acquiring nine players in the process. Of those nine players acquired,  seven are on the roster today, with only Danny Granger and Tayshaun Prince moving on to other teams. Of … 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

A Full List of Every Single NBA Trade from Thursday’s Deadline

While the Detroit Pistons made a surprise splash at yesterday’s NBA trade deadline, acquiring both Reggie Jackson and Tayshaun Prince, their moves were just a small piece of a massive league-wide overall Thursday afternoon. In all, 39 players switched teams, and we haven’t even begun to count up all the conditional draft picks. Here’s a … Read more

Video: Courtside Waitress Spills Beer Everywhere

Ah yes, the perils of courtside seating at an NBA ballgame. What appeared to be a routine loose ball chase in the corner quickly turned into a small-time crisis Saturday night as Brooklyn Nets center Mason Plumlee collided with a courtside waitress carrying a bevy of adult beverages. The result? Total carnage. The final tally: 7 spilled … Read more

Video: Former Piston Khris Middleton Connects on Wild Game-Winner

Hey Pistons fans, need a pick-me-up after watching Brandon Jennings slosh his way through a six game stretch where he posted a sterling 5 points per game on 20% shooting? Well, this clip’s probably not going to do the job. As some may recall, in July of 2013, Joe Dumars pulled the trigger on a desperation trade … Read more

Doing the Right Thing: Joe Dumars and His Mercurial Drafting Abilities

Off the top, let’s cover what this article is not. This is not an all-encompassing evaluation of Joe Dumars’ tenure as Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations. This piece is not dealing with the decision to trade Chauncey Billups for Allen Iverson or sign Ben Gordon to an unfathomably large sum of money. Those topics would require their own … Read more