Game Recap: Defense Prevails as Pistons Keep Undefeated Home Record

The Detroit Pistons have defeated the Denver Nuggets 103-86 in convincing fashion, as they focused on putting a stronger emphasis on defense after it showed holes in Wednesday’s loss to Brooklyn.  The Pistons became the first team to outscore Denver and keep them under 25 points in the third quarter this season, as the Nuggets…

Game Recap: Pistons Can’t Complete Comeback Against Nets

The Pistons defense that had been so highly touted over the last three games fell flat in the first half against Brooklyn, allowing 71 points on an embarrassingly good 71% shooting from the field. Early on, we knew it would be a shootout, as the Nets led 38-31 after the firsts quarter. Brooklyn’s Brook Lopez…

Game Preview: Pistons Hit the Road for Meeting With Nets

The Pistons are rolling. Detroit (3-1) comes into on a three-game win streak as they play the Brooklyn Nets (1-3) in the back-end of Detroit’s first back to back of the season. The Brooklyn Nets lost their last game to the Chicago Bulls, 118-88. Bojan Bogdanovic had 15 points for Brooklyn, while Brook Lopez had…

Game Recap: Pistons Hold off The Super Team; Improve to 3-1

  The Pistons extended their winning streak to three tonight when they knocked off the self proclaimed “super team”, the New York Knicks 102-89. Tobias Harris led the Pistons in scoring with 25 points while also corralling 10 rebounds and providing himself his first double-double of the season. Sunday night against the Bucks, Detroit punished…

Game Preview: Pistons Continue Homestand with Contest Versus Knicks

The Detroit Pistons (2-1) look to continue their winning streak tonight as they take on the New York Knicks (1-1) at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The game begins at 7:30pm EST. After losing their first game of the season to the Cleveland Cavaliers, the New York Knicks quickly got back to .500 by defeating…

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…