Key Takeaways From the Pistons’ Preseason Loss to the Knicks

After nine months without Pistons basketball, it almost feels like Christmas. The Pistons have finally returned to the hardwood, losing to the Knicks 90-84 at Little Caesars’ Arena in their first preseason contest. While the outcome was disappointing, it’s always key to remember that it’s the preseason and nothing more. Now is a time for…

REPORT: Pistons Waive Dewayne Dedmon

The Detroit Pistons have waived recently-acquired center Dewayne Dedmon, per James Edwards III. Dedmon was acquired in a trade with the Atlanta Hawks that sent away Tony Snell and Khyri Thomas. Dedmon, who’s guaranteed salary was $13.3MM, wasn’t expected to be on the Pistons’ roster for long. It’s widely assumed that Detroit will use the…

REPORT: Pistons Acquire Delon Wright, Send Ariza to OKC in Three Team Deal

The Detroit Pistons have acquired Mavericks point guard Delon Wright in exchange for Trevor Ariza in a three team deal with the Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City Thunder. Wright, a veteran point guard for the Dallas Mavericks, averaged 6.9 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.3 assists in the 2019-20 season. Ariza, who was acquired this week…

REPORT: Pistons Get Saddiq Bey With 19th Pick in 2020 NBA Draft

After trading Luke Kennard to the Los Angeles Clippers in a three-team deal with the Brooklyn Nets, the Detroit Pistons have received Saddiq Bey in the 2020 NBA Draft with the 19th pick. Bey, a forward out of Villanova, averaged 16.1 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.4 assists on 47.7% shooting. Scouting reports tout Bey as…

REPORT: Pistons Select Killian Hayes with 7th Pick in 2020 NBA Draft

With the 7th pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, the Detroit Pistons have selected Killian Hayes, a French point guard who played for Ratiopharm Ulm of the German Bundesliga. This is the first draft pick of Troy Weaver’s tenure as the Pistons’ general manager. At Ratiopharm, Hayes averaged 12.8 points, 6.2 assists and 2.3 rebounds…

REPORT: Pistons Offer Rapper J. Cole Tryout for NBA Contract

J. Cole? Jermaine? Cole? The real is back, the ville is back, flow bananas, peel this back, here? YES. I’m not even making this up, the Pistons have offered J. Cole a tryout for a NBA contract on Twitter this Monday. According to Master P, a legend for being both a rapper/NBA player for the…

REPORT: Pistons Advised to Self Quarantine Following League Suspension

After the unprecedented and shocking announcement that the NBA would be suspending its season, the Detroit Pistons were advised to place themselves under quarantine for the next 14 days or so. This was a result from the Pistons playing Rudy Gobert and the Utah Jazz on Saturday, March 7th. Gobert was tested positive for Coronavirus…

POP On The Clock: The Race to the Worst Place

Welcome back to another loss-ridden rendition of POP On the Clock. It was a quiet week for Detroit, as the Pistons took losses in all of their games this week, and multiple players went down with injuries for the Pistons. Hey… that sounds like every week for us at this point! The battle for that…

REPORT: Pistons Pick Up Jordan McRae Off Waivers, Per Woj

The Detroit Pistons have claimed G/F Jordan McRae off waivers from the Denver Nuggets, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. McRae has been a journeyman of sorts in his four year career, playing for equally as many teams in that time-span. Notably, McRae was on the 2015-16 NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers’ roster. The Pistons are…