Category Archive: Feature

An Inside View: Players, Coaches, Executives Talk About Changes Needed to NBA G League

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The NBA Gatorade League is an ever-evolving apparatus of the world’s top basketball league. Previously known as the NBA Developmental League, it was nothing more than an attempt to have professional basketball in… Continue reading

Glenn Robinson III is Ready for His Breakout Season with Detroit Pistons

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At 12:01 AM on July 1st Glenn Robinson III and his agent, Jelani Floyd, were busy men. Free agency had begun and many teams across the league called the duo to inquire about… Continue reading

PODCAST: Reaction to the Pistons Hiring of Dwane Casey

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The Palace of Pistons Podcast is back. The Detroit Pistons have their new head coach in the form of Dwane Casey, who turned around the Toronto Raptors prior. Now, he is tasked with… Continue reading

Drive General Manager Jon Phelps Talks Pistons, Dwight Buycks, Running a G League Team

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As the G-League season wound down I had the opportunity to sit down with Grand Rapids Drive General Manager Jon Phelps and talk about some of the ins and outs of running a… Continue reading

The Ish Smith Problem.

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Reggie Jackson has been cleared for light activities which put him (hopefully) a week or two away from a return. How important is his return though? The biggest improvement will be that he… Continue reading

Thank You, Tobias Harris

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The Detroit Pistons were fighting for their playoff lives when the team traded for up-and-coming wing Tobias Harris on February 22nd, 2016, as the franchise was sitting at 27-27 while shooting to make the… Continue reading

The Reggie Jackson Conundrum

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The Detroit Pistons traded for point guard Reggie Jackson February 19,2015  in a three-way deal that included big man Enes Kanter from the Utah Jazz. The Thunder had to move Jackson because a) his agent had demanded it, b) the two sides were far apart… Continue reading

Andre Drummond Versus the New NBA

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To be a big man in today’s NBA is likely frustrating. Gone are the days of playing alongside playmakers such as a Jason Kidd, an Isiah Thomas, or John Stockton. Gone are the… Continue reading

Rex Walters Talks Talented Drive Roster, and Goals for Players

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The Grand Rapids Drive have one of the best rosters in the NBA D-League this year. Only one of the players on the team this year was also on the team last year.… Continue reading

Stanley Johnson: “I’m a lot more Confident.”

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The Detroit Pistons have been working hard this offseason. Wether they were working out together or individually, they have been putting in work. Stanley Johnson spoke with Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders on… Continue reading