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

NBA Free Agency: A team-by-team rundown

As we patiently wait to get word from Auburn Hills on what the Pistons plan to do with all that cap space, DSN has decided to check in around the league and see how things are shaking out.  NBA free agency officially kicked off at 12:01 Wednesday morning and while deals can’t be signed until July … Read more

Rodney Stuckey claims reputation sullied by member of Pistons

The Indiana Pacers, winners of their last seven games, are streaking toward the postseason, and it’s been former Pistons guard Rodney Stuckey at the forefront of their turnaround. Averaging 19.4 points over his team’s last 11 games, some have been left wondering how he received nothing more than one-year offers during his 2014 free agency.

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Happy, Fun Pistons Run to 119-109 Victory Over Pacers

In their first game after waiving Josh Smith earlier this week, the Detroit Pistons looked to be having the most fun they’ve had all year, running up the scoreboard en route to a rousing 119-109 victory over the Indiana Pacers. The Pistons scorched the nets in the first half to the tune of 58% shooting and a 57-53 … Read more

Game Preview: Rodney Stuckey Returns to the Palace

Matchup: Indiana Pacers (10-19) @ Detroit Pistons (5-23) When: 7:30 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit What to Watch For:  1. The Return of Stuck: Rodney Stuckey returns to Auburn Hills tonight, this time as the starting two-guard for the Indiana Pacers. Stuckey’s time in Detroit was often marred by inconsistent play and controversy. His great play tended to come in bursts: … Read more

Rodney Stuckey leaves Pistons, signs with Pacers

Detroit Pistons G Rodney Stuckey signed a 1-year deal with the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night. Stuckey averaged 13.9 points this past season off the bench and had a career scoring average of 13.4. Stuckey was the 15th pick of the 2007 NBA Draft in the pick acquired by trading Darko Milicic to the Orlando … Read more

Detroit Pistons Mailbag

This week I received your emails and tweets with your Detroit Pistons questions. I’m here to answer them as best I can. Don Merriman Q: What free agents are we targeting? With #greg monroe a restricted free agent, are we looking to match an offer sheet from another team? Lastly, who are looking at in … Read more

Detroit Pistons drop season finale but Kentavious Caldwell-Pope shines

It’s been another long, disappointing season for the Detroit Pistons, but rookie Kentavious Caldwell-Pope showed some potential in the season finale. The Pistons went into Oklahoma City to take on likely MVP Kevin Durant and the Thunder without Josh Smith and Rodney Stuckey. Interim coach John Loyer decided to start Caldwell-Pope and KCP showed why … Read more

Pistons blow another one and lose the franchise center in the process

The Detroit Pistons and the Indiana Pacers hooked up for a third time this season on Saturday night at The Palace. The teams split the previous two match ups with the road team winning each time. The Pistons, with their playoff hopes on life support, would come out blazing. Josh Smith threw an alley-oop to … Read more

Detroit Pistons defeat Kings, end 3 game skid

The Detroit Pistons hosted the Sacramento Kings looking for something, anything to be happy about. They were on a 3-game skid and their playoff hopes had been fading with that skid. It didn’t start off the way they hoped for as the Kings opened up a 16-6 lead. Rudy Gay was burning Kyle Singler off … Read more

Detroit Pistons win fourth straight home game

I started watching tonight’s game with doubt, dispair, and expecting another loss. What happened on Saturday night against the visiting Denver Nuggets surprised me a bunch. The Pistons played with swagger, they played defense when they had to, and they played together. In the first, Denver led 14-4 early behind 3’s by Wilson Chandler and … Read more

Detroit Pistons pull the ultimate tank move in loss to Pelicans

So there they were, the Detroit Pistons down 103-101 with 1.9 seconds left and two timeouts. A timeout would’ve advanced the ball into the front court and the Pistons would’ve had a real chance at going for the tie or the win with a triple. Instead, no timeout was called, Brandon Jennings fired up a … Read more

Detroit Pistons close out Wizards on the road

After getting shellacked on their home court last night against the Utah Jazz, the Detroit Pistons hopped on the plane and flew to our nation’s capital to take on the Washington Wizards. The last time the Pistons visited the Verizon Center, the Wizards blew them out and the Pistons left with a little bit of … Read more

Josh Smith’s heroics lift Detroit Pistons over Suns

After rallying on the road last night in Philadelphia to beat the 76ers to end a six game losing streak, the Detroit Pistons came back to The Palace on Saturday night to end a 5 game home losing streak. The Phoenix Suns stood in the way of that Unlike last night, the Pistons got off to … Read more

Pistons drop 6th straight, fall out of playoff race

The Detroit Pistons were coming to the Air Canada Centre desperate for something, anything to build off of. The surging Toronto Raptors wouldn’t allow it. As has been a trend in this now 6-game losing streak, the second half play was putrid. The Pistons led 54-50 at halftime behind eight assists from Brandon Jennings and … Read more

Detroit Pistons road dominance continues

It is rare for young teams to play better on the road than at home, but in the Detroit Pistons’ case it’s holding true. The Pistons are coming off two losses at home where they blew a 20-point lead to the Charlotte Bobcats at home on Friday then got obliterated by Dwight Howard and the … Read more