Game Preview: Pistons Look to Continue Winning Ways Against Hapless Suns

Coming off a convincing win over the Sacramento Kings, the Detroit Pistons still have a pulse. As weak of a pulse it is, its still there. Detroit (31-39) will face the bottom-feeder Phoenix Suns (19-52) on Tuesday night at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The last time these two teams faced off, things were very different….

Game Preview: Pistons Face “Tanking” Bulls

It feels long ago that the Pistons were riding a five-game winning streak and celebrating the acquisition of Blake Griffin. Let us reminisce of how fun that brief window in time was… Okay, back to reality. The Chicago Bulls come to Little Ceasar’s Arena tonight to face the struggling Detroit Pistons. Detroit is favored, at…

Game Preview: Pistons Host Celtics in First Game After the All-Star Break

At ninth in the Eastern Conference, the Detroit Pistons (28-29) are right in the thick of the playoff race. They start the push for the postseason tonight at home against the Boston Celtics (40-19). Boston lost their last three games heading into the break, including a blowout on their home court to the Cleveland Cavaliers….

Game Preview: Pistons Look to Continue Winning Streak Against Visiting Nets

The acquisition of Blake Griffin appears to be paying immediate dividends for the Detroit Pistons. The team has won four in a row since they officially acquired him from the Los Angeles Clippers and look transformed. They will try to continue that push tonight against the Brooklyn Nets (19-36) at Little Caesar’s Arena. Detroit is…

Analyzing the Pros and Cons of the Blake Griffin Trade

The Detroit Pistons started off this trade season with quite the bang. Seemingly out of nowhere, Stan van Gundy and company sent out a series of spare parts and draft picks to the Los Angeles Clippers for star forward Blake Griffin. In the process, the Pistons managed to keep Andre Drummond, Reggie Jackson, and former…

Short-Handed Pistons Drop Cavs 125-114, End Eight-Game Losing Streak

The Detroit Pistons were without the players they recently traded to the Los Angeles Clippers. They were staring a daunting eight-game losing streak straight in the face. Notice the word “were”. The scuffling Pistons brought some much-needed tenacity and got huge games from Stanley Johnson and Reggie Bullock to down the Cleveland Cavaliers 125-114. Detroit…

Game Preview: Slumping Pistons Start Homestand Against Washington

It has not been an easy start to the New Year for the Detroit Pistons. Losers of three straight and now out of the playoff picture in the Eastern Conference, Detroit (22-21) will try to right the ship tonight against the Washington Wizards (25-20). The game will be nationally televised on ESPN. So far in…

Report: Pistons Signing Detroit-Native Kay Felder To Two-Way Contract

Starved for point guard help, the Detroit Pistons are signing the recently released Kay Felder according to Shams Charania. Felder was a second-round pick in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sources: The Detroit Pistons are signing guard Kay Felder to a two-way NBA contract. Felder, a Detroit native, was Cleveland’s second round…

Game Preview: Pistons Head South To Face Pelicans

The Detroit Pistons (21-17), following an impressive win over the Houston Rockets, will head south to face the New Orleans Pelicans (19-19). Despite the record discrepancy, the Pelicans are favored by 5.5 points in tonight’s matchup. In that surprise win over the Rockets, the Pistons were without Reggie Jackson, Stanley Johnson, and Andre Drummond. It…

Game Preview: Following Rout, Pistons Face Harden-Less Rockets

If you did not watch last night’s crushing defeat at the hands of the Philadelphia 76ers, nobody could fault you. If you did, hopefully you have a short-term memory. The Pistons (20-17) will try to have a short-term memory too, as they make a quick turnaround and face the James Harden-less Houston Rockets (27-10) tonight…