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

Pistons waive Danny Granger, roster now set

As has been widely speculated since his arrival, the Pistons announced Monday afternoon that they have waived forward Danny Granger. Roster update: The #Pistons have waived forward Danny Granger. — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) October 26, 2015 The 32-year-old Granger, acquired from Phoenix alongside Marcus Morris and Reggie Bullock in July, was absent from training camp … Read more

Danny Granger on the outside looking in heading into Pistons training camp

Kyle Singler, Caron Butler, Jonas Jerebko, Luigi Datome. That’s who the Pistons rolled out at the small forward position in last year’s season opener. One year later, the table’s been wiped clean. Virtually all of Detroit’s small forward options have been replaced, and in some cases, the replacements have been replaced (farewell, Shawne Williams & Quincy … Read more

Pistons roster pretty much bursting at the seams at this point

If the Pistons’ current roster is any indication, second year head coach Stan Van Gundy loves position battles. With 18 players under contract and another possibly joining the fold soon — they’re rumored to be a frontrunner for 6-foot-10 center Eric Moreland — the Pistons are closing in on Spring Training split squad numbers. Here’s where the extensive roster figure stands … Read more

A look at the Detroit Pistons off-season so far

Detroit has never been a target destination for top-tier free agents. This year it looked like things might be different, the Detroit Pistons had a lot of cap space and players like Danny Green and DeMarre Carroll seemed within reach. We quickly learned that wasn’t the case though once free agency officially started. Green is staying with the San … Read more

Pistons acquire Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock, and Danny Granger from Suns

The Detroit Pistons have acquired a trio of players from the Phoenix Suns this afternoon, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports. Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock and Danny Granger will all be headed to Detroit. In return, the Pistons will send the Suns a 2020 second-round draft pick. The move appears mutually beneficial, providing the opportunity … Read more