POP’s Scouting Report: USC’s Onyeka Okongwu

At 6’10, 245 pounds, and a 7’2 wingspan, USC big man Onyeka Okongwu is one of the most coveted players in the 2020 NBA Draft. The 19-year-old played only one season at USC after being a four-year letter winner at Chino Hills High School, where he was a teammate of the potential number one pick…

POP Scouting Report: Florida State’s Patrick Williams

Having turned 19 in August, Florida State freshman forward Patrick Williams is one of the youngest prospects on the board in the 2020 NBA Draft. On film, you wouldn’t be able to tell. Williams appears freakishly athletic in every picture & video you’ll find him in, listed at 6-8, 225, with a 6-11 wingspan. Before…

Pistons’ Rookie Devidas Syrvidas Signs Deal with Jerusalem

Devidas Syrvidas has signed a long term deal with Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem. The Pistons’ rookie had only played in the Summer League for the Pistons in 2019, averaging 1.8 points in his short stint. He is still able to join the NBA, and the Pistons, however this does not seem to be in his…

Poll: Grade the Pistons’ 2019 NBA Draft Results

The 2019 NBA Draft is over. The Detroit Pistons came away with the following players: Sekou Doumbouya, Deividas Sirvydis, and Jordan Bone. Detroit made multiple trades throughout the draft. A group of POP staff writers recapped the Pistons’ draft night and graded their decisions. Podcast: Pistons Draft Sekou Doumbouya, Make Multiple Trades Now it’s your…

Palace of Pistons Roundtable: Grading the 2019 NBA Draft

The 2019 NBA Draft has come and gone with the Pistons selecting Sekou Doumbouya as the 15th pick, a so far polarizing decision. The 18-year-old forward has already played professionally overseas in the French league, so he has experience playing against adults and not college-level athletes. He will not turn 19 until this upcoming December,…

Pistons Fans Should be Excited for Sekou Doumbouya

Say it with me. Sekou Doumbouya. Seh-KOO DOOM-boo-yah. Alright, there we go. With the 15th pick in this year’s NBA Draft, the Pistons chose the 18-year-old Doumbouya from France. The youngest player in the draft, many casual fans are confused about who the Pistons just selected. Hardcore fans are either ecstatic that Detroit got a…

REPORT: Pistons Sign Former Michigan State Guard Matt McQuaid

The Detroit Pistons have signed former Michigan State Spartans guard Matt McQuaid according to Michael Scotto of The Athletic. <blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>The Detroit Pistons have agreed to a deal with former Michigan State Spartans guard Matt McQuaid, a league source told <a href=”https://twitter.com/TheAthleticNBA?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>@TheAthleticNBA</a&gt;.</p>— Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) <a href=”https://twitter.com/MikeAScotto/status/1142119502135644164?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>June 21, 2019</a></blockquote> <script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js&#8221; charset=”utf-8″></script>…