Report: Pistons Decline Team Option on Michael Gbinije

The Detroit Pistons will not guarantee their team option on second year shooting guard Michael Gbinije, Vincent Ellis of the Detroit Free Press reports. Source tells Free Press that #Pistons are declining to fully guarantee Michael Gbinije's option for next season. Now a FA. Likely outcome. — Vince_Ells56 (@Vincent_Ellis56) July 15, 2017 This means that…

2017 POP Season Review: Michael Gbinije

The Pistons drafted Michael Gbinije with the 49th pick in the NBA Draft last year. Gbinije played one season at Duke, before transferring to Syracuse for the final three seasons of his college career. He showed off his playmaking ability, defensive potential, and sweet shooting stroke. While there was never any expectation for Gbinije to…

Pistons Assign Stanley Johnson to D-League Affiliate

The Detroit Pistons have assigned Stanley Johnson to the NBA D-League today. Johnson will play with Detroit’s D-League affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive tonight. The Drive play the Delaware 87ers tonight at 7pm EST. #Pistons send @iAmSJ, @HenryEllenson13 & @mikegbinije to @grdleague for tonight's game. Expect them back tomorrow — Keith Langlois (@Keith_Langlois) December 10,…

Report: Reggie Bullock to Undergo Surgery on Meniscus, Will Miss 2-4 Months

The Pistons just cannot stay healthy, especially in Reggie Bullock’s case. Bullock started the year inactive, missing the first six games of the season. He was dealing with a multitude of injuries, including a hip pointer. Bullock returned to action recently for the Pistons and was playing well. He even took over the backup wing…

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,…

Does Michael Gbinije Deserve to be in Detroit’s Rotation?

The Pistons possess a load of depth at the wing spot. At both shooting guard and small forward, Detroit has the most depth as any team on the wing. One of those players is a rookie, Michael Gbinije. A four-year player out of Syracuse, Gbinije was drafted by the Detroit Pistons with the 39th pick…

Report: Pistons Sign Point Guard Ray McCallum

The Detroit Pistons have signed point guard, and former University of Detroit Mercy star Ray McCallum to a one-year deal, according to Mike Scotto of Sheridan Hoops. Source: Detroit Pistons and free agent guard Ray McCallum have agreed to a one-year, minimum deal. — Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) July 25, 2016 The deal is reportedly worth…

Report: Michael Gbinije to Miss Remainder of Summer League

The Detroit Pistons entered the Orlando Summer League with one of the best teams put together. With a mix of talent already on the roster, two rookies, and multiple fringe NBA players, Detroit was bound to be the team to beat in Orlando. Then, Darrun Hilliard suffered a stress fracture, taking him out of Summer…

Stanley Johnson, Pistons Crush Knicks in Summer League Opener

The Detroit Pistons defeated the New York Knicks 81-49 in their first game of Summer League action. Detroit received all 8 points possible in the Summer League Tournament scoring system. Stanley Johnson stood out over every other player in the game, as expected. He finished with 15 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists, and 3 steals….