Pistons lose overtime thriller against the Orlando Magic 116-112

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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

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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

Looking back at trades the Detroit Pistons made in 2019

Seemingly stuck in NBA purgatory, the Pistons have certainly made a fair share of move to try and get their team trending in the right direction. Below you’ll find each trade that the team made in the 2019 calendar year, as well as an update on each player involved in those moves. February 6 Pistons … Read more

Short-handed Pistons lose at home to the Memphis Grizzlies 125-112

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The Detroit Pistons (17-29) couldn’t get it done tonight, losing to the Memphis Grizzlies (21-24) at home 125-112. A bad first quarter doomed the Pistons, who went into the second quarter down 35-23. The game was tied 105-105 with 4:43 left remaining in the game, but Memphis went on a 20-7 run to ice the … Read more

Pistons dethrone the Sacramento Kings at home 127-106

The Detroit Pistons (17-28) took care of business at home tonight by defeating the Sacramento Kings (15-29) 127-106. The Pistons did not start this game off well, committing 11 turnovers in the first half before settling with 17 turnovers for the entire game. The Kings kept it close in the first half, trailing the Pistons … Read more

Detroit Pistons C Thon Maker trends on Twitter, and not for anything good

Detroit Pistons center Thon Maker isn’t exactly endearing himself to Detroit Pistons fans this season. He’s only putting up 3.1 points and 1.8 rebounds per game, and usually finds himself in foul trouble. Tonight against the Washington Wizards, he drew the wrath of fans on social media after immediately getting into quick foul trouble. Thon … Read more

Pistons’ Thon Maker explains how to defend Giannis Antetokounmpo

Thon Maker knows a thing or two about Giannis Antetokounmpo. The former Bucks forward was traded to the Pistons in February in a 3-team deal that saw Stanley Johnson sent to New Orleans and Nikola Mirotic to the Bucks. Naturally, it will be a new experience for the 7’1, 221 lb Maker facing his former … Read more

Giannis Antetokounmpo unhappy Thon Maker was traded to Detroit

The Detroit Pistons just acquired 7’1 center Thon Maker from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for Stanley Johnson, but superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo isn’t happy about it. The two had played together for three years after Maker was drafted 10th overall in 2016. Embed from Getty Images In an interview with Cassidy Hubbarth of ESPN, Antetokounmpo … Read more

Detroit Pistons trade Stanley Johnson to Milwaukee Bucks

The Detroit Pistons have made another move as Thursday’s trade deadline draws near, this time sending Stanley Johnson to the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for center Thon Maker. Embed from Getty Images While the deal has not been finalized yet, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the deal has been agreed to in principle: Deal is … Read more

Thon Maker, viral sensation, makes case for No. 18 pick during Pistons workout

All that glitters is not gold. Such is the case in the mixtape era of high school basketball. When it comes to wildly proportioned and athletically gifted prep stars, embedding oneself on the national basketball landscape has never seemed so possible. For Thon Maker, that moment came in February of 2014, when his sophomore year mixtape was uploaded … Read more