Pistons jumble up coaching staff, former Drive coach Otis Smith steps into assistant role

The Detroit Pistons announced a restructuring of their coaching staff on Wednesday, focusing on multiple promotions within the assistant ranks as well as the reclassification of one member of the organization whose roots date back to the Bad Boys era. Otis Smith, who spent the past two seasons as head coach of the Grand Rapids Drive … Read more

Detroit Pistons hire Stan Van Gundy as head coach

ESPN’s Marc Stein on Tuesday evening reported that the Detroit Pistons have hired former Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy as head coach and to be their president of basketball operations. Van Gundy and the Pistons agreed to a 5-year $35 million deal. First off, I love this hire. Van Gundy has a career … Read more