Newest Detroit Piston Dennis Smith Jr. has message for the fans

The Detroit Pistons officially completed their transaction with the New York Knicks earlier today, sending Derrick Rose to the Big Apple in exchange for Dennis Smith Jr. and a second round draft pick in 2021. Shortly afterwards, Smith Jr. took to social media to post a special message of thanks and excitement. “Thank you to … Read more

Reaction to former NBA MVP Derrick Rose’s trade to Knicks pours in

Derrick Rose

The deal that was rumored to he close to happening has indeed been completed. The Detroit Pistons have officially dealt former NBA MVP Derek Rose to the New York Knicks in exchange for Dennis Smith Jr. and a 2021 2nd round draft picks Multiple teams were interested in the veteran guard, but it was the … Read more

Reports indicate Detroit Pistons close to a deal with New York Knicks involving Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose

It looks like the Derek Rose era in Detroit could soon reach an end. According to multiple reports, the Pistons and New York Knicks are in discussions for a trade involving Derek Rose: A Derrick Rose to the Knicks trade is “close” but not final, league sources tell @YahooSports — Vincent Goodwill (@VinceGoodwill) February 7, … Read more

Pistons’ rising star Christian Wood comments on playing in Detroit

In case you missed it, the Detroit Pistons lost tonight’s matchup with the New York Knicks. During the game Christian Wood and Knicks’ forward Julius Randle got into an altercation (shoving match) and when asked about it after the game, Wood had this to say: Christian Wood on dust up with Randle: “I play in … Read more

Pistons lose the battle of the tanks on the road to the New York Knicks

The Detroit Pistons (20-45) lost on the road to the New York Knicks (20-44) on the road 96-84. The Pistons came into this game losing ten of their last eleven games. Meanwhile, the Knicks came into this one losing eight of their last ten games. The Knicks ended the first quarter on a 15-2 run … Read more

Pistons lose at home to the Utah Jazz amidst a career-night from Christian Wood

The Detroit Pistons (20-44) stormed back from being down by 22 points in the first half, but couldn’t get it done tonight in a tough loss against the Utah Jazz (41-22) 111-105 despite a new career-high from Christian Wood. The Pistons started this game sluggish, but a strong second half made things interesting late in … Read more

Report: Detroit Pistons in ‘serious’ talks about trading C Andre Drummond

At this point, I wish the NBA trade deadline had already passed as there seem to be multiple new reports about Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond every single day. Embed from Getty Images The latest report suggests that the Pistons talks with the New York Knicks about a Drummond trade were more than just exploratory. … Read more

New Eastern Conference team emerges in Andre Drummond sweepstakes

Heading into the 2019-2020 NBA season, the Detroit Pistons had grand plans of not only getting into the playoffs but making some noise once they got there. Unfortunately, the injuries have piled up and the Pistons currently sit at 14-25, which puts them in 10th place in the Eastern Conference. Embed from Getty Images With … Read more

Detroit Sports Nation’s Top Five Christmas Wish List

The sports scene in Detroit has been through a lot this year, but with Christmas right around the corner, maybe a Christmas miracle will happen. The Lions, Pistons, Red Wings and Tigers could all use a miracle right now. The Lions (3-9-1), Pistons (10-15), and Red Wings (8-22-3) currently hold losing records so far this … Read more

Michigan’s Juwan Howard included in odds to become New York Knicks head coach

Juwan Howard is off to a hell of a start at Michigan but could he leave the maize and blue for a head coaching position in the NBA? Embed from Getty Images We HIGHLY doubt Howard is going anywhere, but according to, Howard (9-2) trails only Mark Jackson (5-1), Kenny Smith (6-1), and Ettore … Read more

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

Pistons release injury report ahead of Knicks matchup

The Detroit Pistons haven’t been healthy to start the season, and that isn’t changing just yet. They’ll welcome in the New York Knicks to Little Caesars Arena tonight, but will be without several key pieces of their squad. Blake Griffin (hamstring, knee), Derrick Rose (hamstring), Tim Frazier (shoulder) and Reggie Jackson (back) are all sitting … 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 reportedly showing interest in New York Knicks point guard Frank Ntilikina

Could the Detroit Pistons be targeting New York Knicks point guard Frank Ntilikina? According to Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press, this looks like it’s something the Pistons could entertain later on down the road, if not sooner. A deal would make sense for both sides. As of this writing, Frank Ntilikina is battling … Read more