Former Michigan standout Franz Wagner throws down thunderous dunk to cap great performance [Video]

On Monday night, former Michigan standout Franz Wagner played the best game of his young NBA career as he dropped 28 points (10-18 shooting) for the Orlando Magic during their 115-97 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Wagner capped off his outstanding performance by throwing down a thunderous dunk in the faces of a couple of … Read more

Cade Cunningham shares thoughts ahead of NBA debut [Video]

No. 1 overall NBA Draft pick Cade Cunningham is making his much anticipated NBA debut tonight at Little Caesars Arena as the Detroit Pistons are gearing up to face the Orlando Magic. Having missed the first four games of the 2021-22 season with a lingering ankle injury, Cunningham will be looking to aid the Pistons … Read more

Former Detroit Pistons great Grant Hill drops bomb in recent interview

He was one of the greatest players in Detroit Pistons franchise history, and his departure happened to bring aboard a player that would go on to hold the same title. Grant Hill was drafted by the Pistons with the 3rd overall pick in 1994, and went on to thrill fans in Detroit for years with … Read more

Former Michigan F Moe Wagner signs free-agent deal with Orlando Magic

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-Second Round

Former Michigan Wolverines forward Moe Wagner has officially found a new home. He’ll be signing with the Orlando Magic for the remainder of the 2020-21 NBA season: Welcome to Magic Nation, Moe Wagner! 👌 pic.twitter.com/9FjXNs3BIJ — Magic Nation (@MagicNationCP) April 27, 2021 Wagner has appeared in 34 games for the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards … Read more

Was Orlando’s Aaron Gordon robbed of Dunk Contest crown?

You be the judge! Derrick Jones Jr. took home the Dunk Contest crown on Saturday night, but should Orlando’s Aaron Gordon have been the rightful winner? The contest consists of four dunks for each participant, and Gordon earned a perfect 50 score on all four – including this absolute gem, jumping over the 7’5 Tacko … Read more

Pistons lose overtime thriller against the Orlando Magic 116-112

The Detroit Pistons (19-39) came up short tonight, losing to the Orlando Magic (25-31) in overtime 116-112. The Pistons were down by as many as 22 points during the first half before going on a 30-12 run to cut the Magic’s lead to four to end the first half. A late three from Magic center … Read more

New look Pistons lose at home to the Charlotte Hornets 87-76

The Pistons never took the lead in tonight’s game.   The Detroit Pistons (19-37) lost their third straight game tonight to the Charlotte Hornets (17-36) 87-76. A hook shot from Hornets’ forward PJ Washington gave the Hornets a 6-2 lead early in the first quarter, and the Pistons were never able to recover. The Pistons … Read more

Pistons’ defeat short-handed Magic at home 103-88

The Detroit Pistons (6-11) defeated the short-handed Orlando Magic (6-10) at home 103-88. Early on, Orlando looked like they were going to run away with an easy victory, but Detroit stayed on Orlando’s trail before taking the lead for good late in the third quarter. Magic guard Markelle Fultz started the game on fire, scoring … Read more

Pistons’ lose on the road to the Milwaukee Bucks 104-90

The Detroit Pistons (5-11) couldn’t win on the road tonight in their second half of a back-to-back game, losing to the Milwaukee Bucks 104-90. The Bucks (13-3) have won seven straight games and have won 11 of their last 12 games.  The Bucks were in control for most of this game, and although they never … 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

Inconsistency once again hurts Pistons playoff chances

The Detroit Pistons were riding high last week following a huge win against the powerhouse Toronto Raptors at Little Caesars Arena. And now, that air of confidence has all but evaporated following a disappointing 1-4 road swing that caused major damage to their playoff chances. The latest setback was last night’s loss to the Denver … Read more

After Rosterpocalypse, Pistons eye more than first-round exit

NBA: Detroit Pistons at Brooklyn Nets

The Detroit Pistons won the NBA trade wars with their recent acquisition of Blake Griffin but they were far from finished wheeling-and-dealing despite a 5-game winning streak, four of which featured their newly-acquired 5-time All-Star. In their latest moves, Detroit sent away both pieces that came with Griffin; Brice Johnson and Willie Reed, for players … Read more

D.J. Wilson drafted 17th overall by Bucks; Irvin and Walton sign UFA deals

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-First Round-Michigan vs Oklahoma State

A total of three former Michigan basketball stars had their names entered into the 2017 NBA Draft pool. And of the three, only one heard their name called on Thursday. Former Wolverines big man D.J. Wilson, who foregone his senior season to stay with the pro route, turned into a first-round pick on Thursday as … 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