Game Recap: Pistons’ Defense Shows Promise in Win Over Bucks

The Detroit Pistons defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 98-83 tonight in a convincing fashion, as Detroit’s tough defense bothered nearly every player on the team for the majority of the game. The Pistons defense showed in the stat sheet, as they put together 8 steals and 4 blocks, (3 from Dre) along with dominating the lengthy…

Draft Options for the Drive with 5th Pick in D-League Draft

The NBA D-League Draft is today at 2pm EST. There is a total of 182 draft eligible players. The Detroit Pistons D-League affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive, hold the 5th pick in the draft. The draft is six rounds long, but this article will only discuss players the Drive could draft in either the first…

Game Recap: Pistons Dominate Magic for First Win of Season

The Detroit Pistons(1-1) defeated the Orlando Magic(0-2) 108-82 on Friday night, as Detroit captured their first win of the season. #Pistons WIN! #DetroitBasketball pic.twitter.com/5clfmpA3JP — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) October 29, 2016 Andre Drummond had six points and 15 rebounds at the end of the first half. Ish Smith had 10 points and six assists. Detroit…

Game Preview: Pistons Look for First Win of Season Against Magic

The Detroit Pistons(0-1) will play the Orlando Magic(0-1) tonight in their home opener for the 2016-2017 season. The game will tip-off at 7:30PM EST. Home opener mood.#DetroitBasketball pic.twitter.com/lVGlrRDuO1 — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) October 28, 2016 Probable Starting Lineups: Detroit Pistons PG: Ish Smith SG: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope SF: Marcus Morris PF: Tobias Harris C: Andre Drummond…

Game Preview: Pistons Fly into Toronto, Battle Raptors in Season Opener

Tonight the Detroit Pistons (0-0) will try to start their 2016-17 season on a winning note, as they take on the Toronto Raptors (0-0) at 7:30 US EST at Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada aka Jurassic Park.  Probable Starting Lineups Detroit Pistons PG: Ish Smith SG: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope SF: Marcus Morris PF: Tobias Harris…

Report: Pistons Waive Ray McCallum Jr

The Detroit Pistons have waived Ray McCallum just moments after claiming guard Beno Udrih off waivers, Rod Beard of The Detroit News confirms. Can confirm #Pistons have waived Ray McCallum Jr. and picked up veteran PG Beno Udrih. @ShamsCharania had it first. — Rod Beard (@detnewsRodBeard) October 24, 2016 McCallum played with the Pistons in…

Report: Pistons Claim Beno Udrih Off Waivers

The Detroit Pistons continue to change their mind on who they want backing up Ish Smith while Reggie Jackson misses time to begin the season. They went into the offseason with Lorenzo Brown slated as their third string point guard. They then went on to sign Ray McCallum. They went through a heated training camp battle,…

POP Podcast: Aaron McMann Joins as Pistons Season Nears

The Pistons will be playing meaningful basketball soon. It’s going to be fun. In celebration of that, we had a special guest on our podcast. Aaron McMann, the Detroit Pistons beat writer for MLive, joined us to discuss multiple topics, including pending contract extensions for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Reggie Bullock, how good the Pistons will…

Report: Pistons Waive Three Players

The Detroit busy had a very busy Saturday. Detroit went into the day with 17 players on their roster. Early in the day, that number jumped to 18 when they signed Mamadou N’Diaye, a 7’6″ center. Then came the roster cuts. The Pistons had already waived a player before Saturday. They waived Nikola Jovanovic on Monday….