Game Recap: Pistons Stumble in D.C.

After capturing the hearts of Pistons fans across the nation following three straight wins, Detroit failed to keep up their winning ways when they landed in the nation’s capital Friday night.  The Pistons trailed for most of the second half after Washington outscored them 35-15 in the third quarter.  The final score of the game…

2017 POP Scouting Report: Frank Ntilikina

Frank Ntilkina has been labeled by many experts as the top foreign player in the draft.  At pick number 12, it’ll be tough for the Pistons to snag the French phenomenon but fans can only hope “Filthy Frank” is still on the board. Ntilkina stands at 6”5 and possess a freakishly long wingspan of 7”1….

2017 POP Season Review: Reggie Jackson

After leading his team to a stellar regular season and playoff performance in the Spring of 2016, Reggie Jackson was looked at by many in the league as a very nice starting point guard.  During training camp before the 2016-2017 season began, doctors announced that Reggie Jackson would miss significant time with knee tendinitis.  Since…

2017 POP Season Review: Jon Leuer

Stan Van Gundy recognized last summer that his team needed another stretch-four.  Instead of standing idly by and doing nothing about, Van Gundy decided to sign the 6-foot-11, Jon Leuer to a four year, $42 million contract. Through the first 50 games of the season, Leuer’s play made Van Gundy look like a genius.  He…

Game Recap: Boban Marjanovic Dominates In Houston

It was announced moments before the Pistons faced off with the Rockets that Detroit was in danger of losing its playoff eligibility with a loss.  Most fans counted Detroit out of the playoffs weeks ago when their slump began.  Because of an impressive 114-109 win in Houston, the Detroit Pistons will live another day without…

Game Recap: Pistons Fail To Turn Season Around In Orlando

After losing to the woeful Brooklyn Nets and getting demolished by the pathetic Chicago Bulls, the Detroit Pistons laid an egg again tonight and lost 115-87 to a horrible Orlando Magic team.   There is not much to say about how this game went.  The Pistons were down by 18 points at half.  This team…

Game Recap: Implosion In Cleveland

The Pistons came into Tuesday night’s matchup in Cleveland with a lot of momentum from winning their last few games.  All of that momentum and confidence was squandered when LeBron James and his squad demolished the Pistons 128-96.   Detroit failed to show much grit even in the early going of this one.  The Cavs…

Game Recap: Pistons Return to .500

Following a triumphant victory over the defending NBA champions in their last game, the Detroit Pistons picked up where they left off when they hosted the New York Knicks Saturday night and won 112-92. Andre Drummond was as efficient as ever when he shot 10-12 from the field and finished with another double-double.  From the…

Game Recap: Pistons Catch Fire In Philly

After losing by 23 points just a few nights ago to the woeful New Orleans Pelicans, the Pistons answered back Saturday night in Philadelphia with a 136-106 victory over the 76ers. The Pistons came out of the gate with vengeance.  Following two excellent quarters, Detroit entered halftime up by fifteen points.  Crazy enough, the Pistons…

Pistons Escape Canada With a Win

After losing to the San Antonio Spurs at home, the Pistons traveled to Toronto with an immense amount of desperation and frustration.  The team’s evening in Canada ended up resulting in the Pistons’ most significant win of the season.  Toronto led 82-66 at the end of the third quarter, but after a tremendous fourth quarter…