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

Top 10 Detroit Pistons Plays of the Season (2014-2015)

With another season in the books, it’s time to reflect upon our favorite Pistons moments of the year. Here’s how we broke it down (shout out to Spencer Dinwiddie for his honorable mention-worthy Dominique Wilkins Lite impression): 10. KCP Off the Board to Andre Drummond Bonus points to Drummond for initiating the fast break with a … 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

Pistons Trade Deadline Recap

It was an hour before the 2015 trade deadline, when all through the Palace, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. Then Stan Van Gundy and Jeff Bower hopped on the phone and all hell broke loose. Van Gundy wanted playmaker help since the Brandon Jennings injury and he went out and got … Read more

Pistons Acquire Reggie Jackson

Yahoo Sports has reported the Detroit Pistons have agreed to acquire guard Reggie Jackson from the Oklahoma City Thunder in a surprise deadline deal Thursday afternoon. As a part of a three-way trade, the Pistons will send Kyle Singler and D.J. Augustin to Oklahoma City. The full exchange: Detroit receives: PG Reggie Jackson Utah receives: C Kendrick Perkins, … Read more

Trade Deadline Outlook: Detroit Pistons Edition

With All-Star Weekend officially complete, the Detroit Pistons find now themselves in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race. They currently sit two games out of the eighth and final spot with 28 games remaining in the regular season. This is usually the time of the year where teams on the boundary of playoff … Read more

Pistons host struggling Nuggets, looking to bounce back

What: Detroit Pistons vs. Denver Nuggets When: 7:30 Where: The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, MI The Detroit Pistons are coming off a loss in Indiana against the Pacers. In this recent stretch of games since the injury of Brandon Jennings, D.J. Augustin has played pretty damn well, and he’s going to have to … Read more

Play of the Night: Singler Jams, Josh Smith Gets Rejected

The stars seemed to be aligning for Houston Rockets forward Josh Smith. Shooting over 50% from the field over his last four games (all Rockets wins), Smith appeared primed for a big-time performance Saturday night against the club that released him. Alas, the short-handed Pistons had other ideas. Smith’s former teammate Kyle Singler got things started … Read more

Play of the Night: Pistons Score Five Points in Three Seconds

The Philadelphia 76ers were making headway Saturday night. After trailing the Detroit Pistons by 19 points at half, Philly at one point knocked that deficit down to 10 toward the tail end of the third quarter. A fourth quarter comeback wasn’t appearing to be out of the realm of possibility. Anthony Tolliver and Kyle Singler had other … Read more

Pistons host Brandon Knight, Bucks

What: Detroit Pistons vs. Milwaukee Bucks Where: The Palace of Auburn Hills Auburn Hills, MI Time: 7:30 The Detroit Pistons have earned that first win. They earned a 98-95 win over the New York Knicks on Wednesday and now they are looking for more. They welcome former Pistons Brandon Knight and Khris Middleton back to … Read more

Pistons survive Knicks, get first win of season

The Detroit Pistons were looking for that first win of the 2014-15 season. The New York Knicks were looking to put last night’s loss to the Washington Wizards behind them where they did not lose just the game, they also lost J.R. Smith to a 1-game suspension. Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy made an adjustment … Read more

Pistons take on Nuggets to open season

What: Detroit Pistons vs. Denver Nuggets Where: Pepsi Center Denver, CO Time: 9:00 The 2014-15 Detroit Pistons season gets underway in the Rocky Mountains as the Pistons take on the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center. The Pistons are coming off a rough 2013-14 season and will look to begin anew under the guidance of … Read more