Depleted Pistons bounce back, defeat the New York Knicks 122-102

After a tough loss to the Washington Wizards on Monday, the Detroit Pistons (4-5) defeated the New York Knicks (1-7) at home 122-102. The Knicks kept it close heading into the second half but after a 24 to 6 run by the Pistons in the third quarter, the Knicks were never able to fully recover … Read more

JUST IN: Pistons add free-agent forward

The Detroit Pistons have made another move in free agency! They’ve signed Markieff Morris, the twin brother of ex-Piston Marcus Morris, to a two-year contract. Free agent Markieff Morris has agreed to a deal with the Detroit Pistons, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 3, 2019 Last year while splitting time … Read more

Report: Pistons make Avery Bradley available in trade

It’s been a season full of ups and downs for the Detroit Pistons, but their current eight-game slide has made the front office start to consider the future. That future may or may not include shooting guard Avery Bradley, who is scheduled to be a free agent at the conclusion of this season. According to a report … Read more

REPORT: Pistons trade Marcus Morris to Celtics for Avery Bradley

The Detroit Pistons appear to have their answer at shooting guard for the upcoming 2017-18 season. According to reports, they have agreed to a trade with the Boston Celtics, sending Marcus Morris in exchange for Avery Bradley. The Boston Celtics are finalizing a trade to send Avery Bradley to Detroit, league sources tell ESPN. — … Read more

Pistons top offseason priorities sorted out

NBA: Detroit Pistons at Brooklyn Nets

An interesting offseason approaches for the Detroit Pistons as they look to move on from a disappointing 37-45 season. Some fans want radical change and that’s ok to think that way, but let’s pump the brakes a little bit. The Pistons aren’t broken, they had a hiccup. This same team won 44 games a year … Read more

Whoops! Magic accidentally leak offseason plans; current Pistons players involved

This is probably not the way the Orlando Magic planned things. Patricio Garino’s agent Carlos Prunes tweeted a picture of his client signing a contract with the Magic for the remainder of the season and next season. However, in the picture’s background, there was a dry-erase board that lists possible Magic trade possibilities and free-agent targets. … Read more

Marcus Morris cussed out teammates, spurred his team to victory, and became your favorite Piston

NBA: Detroit Pistons at Indiana Pacers

It’s no secret that this year’s version of the Detroit Pistons has lacked leadership the entire season. The team’s de facto leaders Andre Drummond and Reggie Jackson aren’t nearly vocal enough to will the team, and the constant and often deserving berating from head coach Stan Van Gundy falls on deaf ears. That’s why March … Read more

Pistons could make statement with second straight win vs. Cleveland

NBA: Cleveland Cavaliers at Detroit Pistons

Things are looking up for the Detroit Pistons after too many large stretches of inconsistent play. Any team would likely be trending up after defeating the defending NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers as Detroit did five days ago. However, the Pistons have won seven of their past 10 games, and will be looking for a second … Read more

WATCH: Jimmy Butler tries and fails to dap up Marcus Morris after missed free throw

Sometimes all you want is some nice firm dap. During Monday night’s Pistons-Bulls game, Jimmy Butler was denied that opportunity.

To be fair to Morris, I don’t know why any opposing player besides his brother Markieff would think he’s the guy that would dap them up.

The cold shoulder didn’t seem to effect Butler too much as he went for 27 points, nine boards, and four assists. However, that effort wasn’t nearly enough as the Pistons blew passed the Bulls for an easy 109-95 victory to improve to 31-32 on the year.

Morris put in a respectable effort adding 13 points, six rebounds, and three assists in the win.

Asking prices set for Pistons’ trade options

NBA: Philadelphia 76ers at Detroit Pistons

With the NBA trade deadline approaching, the Detroit Pistons are fielding plenty of offers for Andre Drummond, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Reggie Jackson. It’s quite evident the team’s front office doesn’t want to stand still, but they won’t settle on their asking price for their franchise pieces. Caldwell-Pope has received the majority of interest from the … Read more

MUST SEE: Marcus Morris gets game-winning tip over his brother as Pistons beat Wizards

The Detroit Pistons did everything they could to blow a 16-point lead heading into the fourth quarter on Saturday night against the Washington Wizards, but when all was said and done, it was a clutch play by Marcus Morris that gave the Pistons a huge 113-112 victory. Watch as Morris is in the right place … Read more

Detroit Pistons mid-season report card

Guards Reggie Jackson: C After missing the first 21 games of the season, Reggie Jackson has basically been Reggie Jackson. He’s averaging just over 16 points and five assists a game in his 22 games back. The issue with Jackson, as it has always been, is his inefficiency. He’s only shooting 43%, which is a … Read more

There is enough blame to go around for Pistons struggles

Reggie Jackson has taken a lot of criticism for being a “ball hog” and for playing “hero ball” and he’s taken a lot of blame for the Pistons struggles this season. However, let’s take a closer look shall we? Let’s take Marcus Morris for example. Morris was bad in December, averaging just 11.8 points on … Read more

What the F#$% is wrong with the Pistons

Detroit sports has hit an unbelievable lull. We have one contending team in the Lions, incompetent coaching runs amok, there’s aging superstars on one team, and zero superstars on the others. Any honest Detroit sports fan will tell you there’s been better days. For a moment at least, it looked as if the city’s basketball … Read more

Is Stan Van Gundy wearing out his welcome in Detroit?

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. Of current professional coaches in Detroit, Stan Van Gundy is easily … Read more

Highlights: Pistons hold Knicks scoreless in final 5:40, come away with third straight win

Coming into this game, the Pistons had held two straight opponents under 85 points, which is a sharp contrast to their opening night performance against the Toronto Raptors. While they didn’t hold the star-studded New York Knicks to under 85, they did something that’s arguably more impressive. The Pistons didn’t allow the Knicks to score … Read more