POP Scouting Report: Yogi Ferrell

The Detroit Pistons have the 18th pick and 49th pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. Indiana point guard Yogi Ferrell could be available at both the 18th and 49th pick. Ferrell is the first player up in the Palace Of Pistons NBA Draft scouting report series. The Prospect Yogi Ferrell is a 6’0 point guard…

Pistons Send Spencer Dinwiddie to Chicago

The Detroit Pistons have announced that they have traded point guard Spencer Dinwiddie to the Chicago Bulls for power forward/center Cameron Bairstow. Dinwiddie was one of the four point guards on the roster. He was drafted by the Pistons in the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft.  From the Pistons press release:  Bairstow, 25,…

Season Review: Is Tobias Harris the Missing Piece?

A staple of Stan Van Gundy’s offensive system, Tobias Harris was the combo forward missing from the Detroit Pistons in the first half of the NBA season.   Tobias Harris was traded to the Detroit Pistons at the NBA trade deadline. Detroit sent a package deal to the Orlando Magic that included point guard Brandon…

Report: Pistons Restructure Coaching Staff

The Detroit Pistons announced today that they have restructured their coaching staff. Pat Garrity has been promoted to assistant general manager, Andrew Loomis to chief of staff and Bob Beyer to associate head coach. Grand Rapids Drive Head Coach Otis Smith has been promoted to an assistant coach on the Detroit Pistons bench. This means…

Season Review: Marcus Morris was a Steal

Marcus Morris was a steal for the Detroit Pistons. He wanted more playing time as a member of the Phoenix Suns, and he got that when he became a member of the Detroit Pistons. When he was traded to Detroit many people speculated that Morris would not be a good fit. Detroit had already drafted…

Season Review: Andre Drummond Puts the NBA on Notice

Andre Drummond scratched the surface of how good he can be in the 2015-2016 season. It’s no secret that Drummond was one of the best centers in the NBA, only behind Sacramento Kings superstar DeMarcus Cousins. Drummond was the catalyst for Detroit throughout their season of growth. He led Detroit to a 44-38 record, good…

Report: Pistons’ GM Jeff Bower Agrees to Extension

According to Yahoo’s The Vertical, the Detroit Pistons have agreed to a contract extension with General Manager Jeff Bower. Next season would be the last year on Bower’s contract before signing the extension according to The Vertical’s report. Stan Van Gundy has praised Bower in recent discussions. Van Gundy has said that Bower was crucial…

Pistons’ Free Agent Mini-Camp Provide Low Risk Options

The Detroit Pistons held a free agent mini-camp Tuesday through Thursday. At the camp was a variety of players. Many had NBA experience, but some players were from overseas. The positions also varied, as Detroit had at least one player from each position present at the camp. Here is the full list of players that attended…

Does DeMarcus Cousins Making the Olympic Team Mean Andre Drummond Won’t?

ESPN’s The Undefeated reported earlier today the Sacramento King’s center DeMarcus Cousins has been guaranteed a final spot on the 2016 United States Men Basketball Roster.  Kings' DeMarcus Cousins has been told he has earned a roster spot on USA Basketball's 2016 Rio Olympics team, a source told The Undefeated. — Marc J. Spears (@MarcJSpearsESPN)…

Thomas Walkup is a Player Every Team Should Want

Thomas Walkup became a famous name in the NCAA March Madness Tournament. Now, he is hoping to hear his name called on draft night come June 23rd 2016. As a 6’4 point guard, Walkup proved to be the best player in the Southland Conference. He was awarded the Southland Conference Player of the Year Award…