Andre Drummond Versus the New NBA

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 days of half court offense, running set plays where you touch the ball every possession. Maybe you get double-team in the post and…

Tobias Harris powers the Pistons over the Lebron-less Cavs, 106-90

Tonight, the Detroit Pistons defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers, 106-90, snapping a five-game losing streak. First things first, the 4-time MVP and 3-time NBA Finals Champion, LeBron James, did not play. Also, the “eye test” will tell you the Cavs were exhausted after yesterday’s Christmas showdown against the Warriors. Without James, Cleveland needed Kyrie Irving and Kevin…

It’s Gut Check Time for the Pistons

The Detroit Pistons have now lost five straight games. I’m sure I don’t have to remind anyone that the world champs are coming in to town on Monday — albeit off of a back to back, but as you can see it’s not getting easier. The Pistons fell to the Golden State Warriors 119-113. There…

Report: Pistons to Retire Rip Hamilton’s Jersey

They say the mid-range jump shot is a lost art. Well, you can trace that art form being lost to the day that Richard “Rip” Hamilton retired because there may have been no one better at it in recent memory. Over his fourteen-year career Rip made a living of hustling all over the floor, coming…

Pistons lose close battle with Golden State, fall 119-113

  In a tight battle with the best team in the NBA, the Detroit Pistons came up on the wrong end of a back-and-forth affair.   Detroit played a strong defensive game, forcing 23 turnovers, which was a season high for the Bay Area squad. Off of those turnovers came 33 points for the Pistons….

Game Preview: It’s Warrior Day

The Detroit Pistons(14-17) look to do the impossible tonight as they face the Golden State Warriors(26-4) at 7:30PM EST. This is their one and only meeting at The Palace of Auburn Hills this season. Golden State played last night in a scare against the Brooklyn Nets. They were trailing in the first half but quickly…

Game Preview: Chandler Parson Returns for Memphis as Pistons Open Homestand

The Detroit Pistons(14-16) begin a four-game homestand tonight, as they face the Memphis Grizzlies(18-12) tonight at 7:30 PM EST. While the Pistons are struggling, so is Memphis. The Grizzlies have lost three straight. Their latest defeat came last night at the hands of Isaiah Thomas and Boston Celtics. Thomas dropped an insane 44 points in the game….

Stanley Johnson Needs to Start for the Pistons

The Pistons are a mess right now. Detroit has dropped four of their last five games and after a player-only meeting was obliterated by the Chicago Bulls 113-82. Neither the offense or defense has clicked for Detroit with the return of point guard Reggie Jackson. While there is blame to be placed on him, each…