There is NO reason to have the NBA Draft Lottery

Another terrible night in Detroit after a draft lottery, Paul lambasts the NBA Draft Lottery process and asks: Why are we still doing this?

How Lakers and Spurs could both make playoffs

Ryan and Matt discuss how the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs could make the playoffs Matt Bassin: it’s completely different situations for them too. Like the spurs have accepted their fate and went to youth, they got one guy that’s 30, that’d be Douggie McBuckets, Doug McDermott. But other than that, everyone else … Read more

These Aren’t Your Father’s Lakers or Spurs

Ryan and Matt discuss the downfall of Los Angeles and San Antonio Matt Bassin: Ryan would you believe that once upon a time, the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs met seven out of 16 years in which these two teams won 10 combined NBA championships. In fact, their meeting in 1999, when the … Read more

Positive COVID-19 test forces postponement of Pistons and Spurs game

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The Detroit Pistons will have a game postponed for the third time this season. This time, it’s their scheduled matchup for Thursday against the San Antonio Spurs after a positive COVID-19 test was revealed within the Spurs organization: NBA announces that tomorrow’s Pistons-Spurs game has been postponed due to a positive test within the Spurs. … Read more

Raptors and Spurs honor Kobe Bryant by taking 24 second violations [Video]

On Sunday afternoon, the horrible news broke that Lakers legend Kobe Bryant passed away in a helicopter crash. In honor of Kobe, the Toronto Raptors and San Antonio Spurs each took a 24-second violation to begin the game. The Raptors take a shot-clock violation, then the Spurs do the same. 24 seconds for No. 24 … Read more

San Antonio gets their revenge, Pistons lose on the road

The Detroit Pistons (12-21) couldn’t get it done on the road tonight, losing to the San Antonio Spurs (13-18) 136-109. The Spurs likely had revenge on their minds entering tonight’s game after the Pistons put up a season-high 132 points against them in a 132-98 win over the Spurs earlier this month. Prior to today’s … Read more

Pistons get a much-needed home win against the Washington Wizards

The Detroit Pistons (12-20) were able to take care of business at home against the Washington Wizards (9-21), defeating the Wizards 132-102. This was a much-needed home win for Detroit, as the Pistons will begin their west coast road trip just a few days from now. After losing to the Wizards in their previous matchup … Read more

Flashback: Detroit Pistons defeat Spurs on Christmas 2005 at The Palace

It was their first matchup since Game 7 of the 2005 NBA Finals, a heartbreaking loss for the Detroit Pistons in their bid to win back to back championships. The San Antonio Spurs came to the sold-out Palace of Auburn Hills for a Christmas Day rematch with Detroit, who ended up winning the game handily … Read more

Pistons lose another close game against the Hornets 110-107

The Detroit Pistons (6-13) lost another nail-biter tonight at home against the Charlotte Hornets (8-12) 110-107. The Pistons had a chance late in the fourth quarter to tie the game and send the game into overtime, but a pair of missed shots from Luke Kennard and Langston Galloway prevented the Pistons to extend the game. … 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

Chauncey Billups reveals what REALLY happened in 2005 finals

It’s a moment any Detroit Pistons fan of the 90’s – 00’s will remember vividly. One of the heart-thumping moments that makes playoff basketball fans into fans for life. Unfortunately, the Pistons ended up on the wrong side of that moment; the time that, according to Chauncey Billups, coach Larry Brown choked away Game 5 … Read more

Former Spartan Bryn Forbes to play for Spurs in NBA Summer League

In less than 24 hours, the four draft-hopeful Michigan State Spartans hoping to hear their name called by NBA commissioner Adam Silver have all found themselves a home, some temporary more than others, to begin their professional playing career. On Draft night, it was Denzel Valentine and Deyonta Davis getting the phone call and earning almost-guaranteed roster spots … Read more

Pistons set to make 2016 ESPN debut tonight against Spurs team with flawless record at home

The good news: the Detroit Pistons are slowly working their way back into semi-cultural relevance. After opening the season as one of three teams to not have a nationally televised game to their name (alongside the Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers), the NBA has slowly begun taking advantage of their flex scheduling as a means of picking … Read more