Blockbuster 3-team NBA trade sends James Harden Brooklyn Nets

According to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski, the Brooklyn Nets are acquiring James Harden from the Houston Rockets in a three-way deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers. In addition to Harden going to the Nets, Caris LeVert, Dante Exum, Rodions Kurucs, and four 1st round picks are headed to Houston, while Jarrett Allen and Taurean Prince go … Read more

Updated: Christian Wood signs with Houston Rockets

UPDATE: According to James Edwards III, Wood’s deal with the Rockets is actually worth near $14 million per season. This makes much more sense. Wood gets close to $14 million per year from Houston. Was told the Pistons didn't want to go that high for C-Wood. Detroit elected to go with Grant at a higher … Read more

Pistons win on the road, defeat the Rockets 115-107

The Detroit Pistons (11-15) went on the road tonight, defeating the Houston Rockets (17-9) 115-107. The Pistons finish their road trip winning two of three games. The Pistons came into this game shorthanded, with Drummond (eye) unavailable for tonight’s game. The Rockets were playing their second game in two nights and decided to sit All-Star … Read more

Pistons travel to Mexico City, lose to the Dallas Mavericks 122-111

The Detroit Pistons (10-15) weren’t able to keep up with Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks (17-7) tonight, losing to the Mavericks 122-111 in Mexico City. The Pistons came into this one winning four of their last five games heading into tonight’s game, including two games of winning by 30+ points and a game where … Read more

Week 1 DSN NBA Power Rankings

Here are the NBA power rankings through week one: 30. New York Knicks (0-3) – Rookie RJ Barrett has been a shining bright spot for the Knicks, averaging 21 points per game through three games. He may be the only bright spot to highlight for a team that has started off 0-3 for the season. … Read more

DSN NBA Power Rankings

With the Piston’s season underway tonight, here are our first NBA Power Rankings of the season:   30. Cleveland Cavilers –  The Cavaliers have a first-year head coach (John Beilein), and there were no improvements made via free agency during the summer. Darius Garland/Collin Sexton back court will need time to work. Expect the Cavs … Read more

Detroit Pistons climb NBA power rankings after impressive start

The Detroit Pistons are 5-2 on the year, and have back to back victories in Los Angeles against the Clippers and then last night in Oakland against the defending champion Golden State Warriors. Embed from Getty Images While it is still very early in the NBA season, some panels are riding high on the Pistons. … Read more

Matthew and Kelly Stafford give back to hurricane relief efforts

As we all know, the Detroit Lions recently signed quarterback Matthew Stafford to a five-year $135 million deal, and he is already putting part of it to good use. While Stafford’s wife, Kelly, was working the phones at the Local 4 telethon, the newly crowned highest-paid player in NFL history called in to make a … Read more

Detroit Pistons trade Darrun Hilliard to Rockets, who flip him to Clippers

The Detroit Pistons made a trade today, sending Darrun Hilliard to the Houston Rockets in exchange for cash considerations. The Rockets then promptly moved Hilliard to the Los Angeles Clippers as part of the trade that sent Chris Paul to Houston. Because the Rockets were looking for non-guaranteed contracts to help facilitate the Paul trade, … Read more

Pistons officially rescind trade for Donatas Motiejunas, Marcus Thornton following injury concerns

The Detroit Pistons have officially voided last Thursday’s trade with the Houston Rockets, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports has reported. The deal, which sent Donatas Motiejunas and Marcus Thornton to the Pistons in exchange for Joel Anthony and a top-8 protected first round pick, was dependent upon whether Motiejunas, who underwent back surgery in 2015, could … Read more

Pistons get 24-hour extension on Motiejunas decision

There is a real possibility the trade the Detroit Pistons made with the Houston Rockets could be voided. On Thursday, the Pistons tentatively shipped reserve center Joel Anthony to Houston for guard Marcus Thornton and power forward Donatas Motiejunas. However, the latter has been dealing with nagging back issues all season long and has not played in a game since … Read more

Pistons trade with Houston could be voided

On Thursday, the Detroit Pistons acquired Donatas Motiejunas and Marcus Thornton from the Houston Rockets in exchange for Joel Anthony (who was then traded to Philadelphia) and a top-eight protected first round draft pick. Now there is a chance the entire trade could be voided. The Pistons have asked for an extension to they can take a further … Read more

BREAKING: Pistons acquire Donatas Motiejunas, Marcus Thornton from Rockets

In a deadline beating deal, the Detroit Pistons have reportedly acquired Donatas Motiejunas and Marcus Thornton from the Houston Rockets. Houston has traded Donatas Motiejunas and Marcus Thornton to the Detroit Pistons, league sources tell @TheVertical — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 18, 2016 In exchange, the Pistons will send Joel Anthony and a 2016 top-8 … Read more

Andre Drummond misses 23 free throws against Houston, set to music [Video]

On Wednesday night, the Houston Rockets trailed the Detroit Pistons by nine points at the half. This is when the Rockets decided enough was enough and that it was time to try a different strategy. That strategy being a term that some are using to describe the tactic of fouling Pistons center, Andre Drummond, repeatedly. … Read more