Report: Pistons Claim Shawne Williams

ESPN’s Marc Stein is reporting the Detroit Pistons have claimed small forward Shawne Williams off waivers, two days after his contact was bought out by the New Orleans Pelicans. Williams, who last played for the Miami Heat, was a part of a three-team deal that sent Goran Dragic to the Heat last week. Williams was averaging 6.6 points … Read more

Heat’s Chris Bosh Out for Season

Miami Heat center Chris Bosh will miss the rest of the season after tests revealed he had developed blood clots in one of his lungs. The Miami Herald and ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reported Bosh had been complaining of pain in his chest for several days following last Sunday’s All-Star Game. Heat coach Erik Spoelstra was optimistic regarding Bosh’s recovery. “His health will … Read more

What does the Mo Williams trade mean for the Pistons?

Earlier this week, the Charlotte Hornets traded guard Gary Neal and a second-round pick for Mo Williams and Troy Daniels. Williams will be an immediate upgrade for the Hornets at point guard as they have been starting Brian Roberts since their star point guard Kemba Walker went down with a torn left meniscus. Walker hasn’t … Read more

Eastern Conference Standings as of February 7th, 2015

The Detroit Pistons have been steadfast in their contention for the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference. As we creep ever closer to the All-Star break, Detroit is looking to surpass the veteran-led Brooklyn Nets and the reeling Miami Heat. Detroit has won three of their last four games and are now only two games … Read more

Play of the Night: Andre Drummond Dunks on James Ennis’ Grill

It was late in the second quarter, just as the Miami Heat were looking as if they might just recover from the 25-1 run the Detroit Pistons perpetrated earlier the in half. With the opportunity to cut the Heat deficit to less than ten, a costly Chris Andersen turnover sent the Pistons racing into the open floor. Feeling lucky, … Read more

Augustin Masterful in 108-91 Victory Over Heat

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside picked up his second foul with 5:07 remaining in the first quarter. Taking a seat on the bench with his Heat tied at 11 against the Detroit Pistons, Whiteside could only look on as his squad was outscored 23-1 through the remainder of the period, resulting in a 19-point deficit by the time it … Read more

Heat’s Hassan Whiteside Emerging as Inside Force

Macthup: Miami Heat (21-26) @ Detroit Pistons (18-30) When: 7:30 p.m., FSD, NBA TV Where: Palace Of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, MI What to Watch for: 1. Hassan Whiteside has arrived. Pistons fans should know a thing or two about hard-working centers who struggle through their first years in the league before blossoming into something special. Miami Heat center … Read more

Are the Pistons’ Playoffs Hopes Dashed after Jennings’ Injury?

As of today, the Detroit Pistons sit two games back of the 8th playoff spot in the East. Coming into this past Saturday’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks, it seemed all but certain that the Pistons would continue to ride their post-Josh Smith high and overtake the Brooklyn Nets and Charlotte Hornets for that final … Read more

NBA Eastern Conference Standings as of January 20th, 2015

The Detroit Pistons have now reeled off 11 wins in 14 games since the release of Josh Smith. They are steadily improving and building their chances of making the Eastern Conference Playoffs.  All statistics taken from ESPN.com.  EASTERN CONFERENCE STANDINGS Wins Loses Win Perc. Games Back of First Place Games Back for Playoffs Points For Points … Read more