POP 2021-2022 Positional Preview: The Bigs

The NBA season is quickly approaching. This past Sunday began the preseason and the Detroit Pistons opened their preseason on Wednesday against the San Antonio Spurs. Today, we continue our preview across the three positional groups on PalaceOfPistons.com. We have already previewed the season ahead for players such as Killian Hayes, Cade Cunningham, and Saddiq…

REPORT: Killian Hayes Agrees to Shoe, Apparel Deal with PUMA

  Detroit Pistons point guard, Killian Hayes, has agreed to a footwear and apparel endorsement deal with PUMA, Nick DePaula of ESPN reports.  OFFICIAL: Puma has signed Pistons guard Killian Hayes to a multi-year footwear & apparel endorsement deal.@iam_killian, the 2020 NBA Draft’s 7th pick, is the league’s highest drafted Frenchman and will also be…

REPORT: Saddiq Bey Promoted to Team USA for Exhibition Games

Detroit Pistons forward is among the group of Team USA Select Team members that have been promoted from the select team to Team USA, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. Bey is one of three Pistons associated with Team USA alongside Jerami Grant and Isaiah Stewart. Bey will join Grant on Team USA. Three…

How Troy Weaver Erased a Decade of Depressing Detroit Basketball

The 2010’s will always be remembered as a low point in the history of the Detroit Pistons. It was a decade that saw the Palace of Auburn Hills, one of the NBA’s most packed and beloved arenas during the mid-2000’s, become a deserted venue – fans were no longer interested in a team that had…

REPORT: Pistons Sign Tyler Cook To 10-Day Contract

The Detroit Pistons have reportedly signed 23-year-old center Tyler Cook to a 10-Day Contract, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cook went undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft, after spending three years at thee University of Iowa. Cook has played a total of 71 NBA minutes, across three different teams: the Cleveland Cavaliers, Denver Nuggets,…

REPORT: Jahlil Okafor Out 6-8 Weeks After Knee Surgery

Detroit Pistons center Jahlil Okafor will miss the next six-to-eight weeks after undergoing a successful surgery to clean the lateral meniscus in his left knee, according to Omari Sankofa II. Okafor has been inactive since January 30 and has missed the last four games in that timespan. He started the season as the primary backup…

Four Goals for the Detroit Pistons in 2021

The past year for the Detroit Pistons can be summarized in one word – change. Whether you look at the new front office or the vast number of new faces on the roster, it’s apparent that this franchise has completely reshaped itself from the Andre Drummond-era. Gone are the days of hoping that the team…

4 Questions the Pistons must Address During the Preseason

“PISTONS FANS! GET UP ON YOUR FEET! IT’S TIME TO MEET AND GREET, THE BALLERS, THAT REPRESENT YOUR DEEETROIIITT PISTONS!” is the sound that public address announcer John Mason will have ringing throughout an empty Little Caesars Arena on December 11 as the Pistons host the New York Knicks to begin their four-game preseason of…