Stan Van Gundy: Trade rumors ‘don’t mean a damn thing’

NBA: Detroit Pistons at Golden State Warriors

There are plenty of trade rumors swirling around the Motor City and the Detroit Pistons these days. Some were further fueled by Andre Drummond’s supposed subliminal messaging that he could be headed out the door. However, Pistons head coach and President of Basketball Operations, Stan Van Gundy, insists that the rumors don’t mean anything and it’s business as usual for … Read more

Pistons GM Jeff Bower talks Stanley Johnson, Andre Drummond & more in interview with The Vertical

Detroit Pistons general manager Jeff Bower took time out of his busy schedule to sit down with Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports this week, appearing on The Vertical Podcast, covering topics ranging from Stanley Johnson’s battle with LeBron James, Andre Drummond’s free throw struggles, the difficulties of scouting and more. On rookie Stanley Johnson’s mini-feud with LeBron James during … Read more

While SVG yields the credit, Pistons GM Jeff Bower orchestrates from the shadows

The Wizard. That’s the title floating around basketball-centric forums and message boards over the last 48 hours, used to describe president of basketball operations Stan Van Gundy as the Pistons continued forth in their recent trend of exchanging spare parts for youthful and talented additions to their developing core. Most recently, Detroit’s front office wizardry … Read more

Former U-M coach Lloyd Carr named to College Football Playoff Selection Committee

As head coach at Michigan, Jim Harbaugh‘s ultimate goal is to get to the College Football Playoff and to win it all. Now a former Wolverines head coach will be on the committee that decides which teams make the Playoff each year. According to reports, former U-M head coach Lloyd Carr has been named to … Read more

Pros and cons of Greg Monroe and Josh Smith

Detroit Pistons head coach and President of Basketball Operations Stan Van Gundy and GM Jeff Bower have a tough decision to make. They have to decide whether to keep young and improving forward Greg Monroe or to keep talented, but troublesome, Josh Smith. Monroe is a restricted free agent and Smith has 3 years and … Read more