POP 2019-2020 Season Preview: Derrick Rose is Actually a Piston

The Detroit Pistons brought in veteran point guard Derrick Rose during the 2019 free agency period. Better known as “D-Rose,” the three-time all-star and former NBA most valuable player finds himself on his fifth team in his 11 year NBA career. Rose had somewhat of a resurgence last season in Minnesota after looking like he…

Game Recap: Pistons Rally To Beat Mavericks

The 0-1 Detroit Pistons faced the 0-1 Dallas Mavericks October 9, 2019 at Little Caesars arena. Detroit prevailed winning 124-117 in an up and down game. Luke with 19 and D-Rose with 18 off the bench to lead the way! Your #Pistons Playback final crafted by @Flagstar #DetroitBasketball pic.twitter.com/v5ulMzDMpP — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) October 10,…

Podcast: Ranking Each Player on the Detroit Pistons Roster

On this week’s edition of The Palace of Pistons Podcast, Brendan Johnson, Aaron Johnson, and Ryan Paye ranked every player on the Detroit Pistons roster going into training camp. They start from the bottom and go all the way to the top. A spoiler: All three ranked Blake Griffin at 1. But the rest, you’ll…

Pistons Announce Preseason Games

The Detroit Pistons announced their five-game 2019 preseason schedule today. Three of the five games will be played in Detroit at Little Caesars Arena. These games are: October 7 against Orlando, October 9 against Dallas and October 11 against Cleveland. Detroit will then play their final two preseason games on the road: October 15 against…

Podcast: Carmelo to Detroit? Are Oddsmakers Low on the Pistons?

On this weeks’ edition of The Palace Of Pistons Podcast, Brendan Johnson, Aaron Johnson, and Ryan Paye discuss the hypothetical idea of bringing Carmelo Anthony to the Detroit Pistons. Then they try to decipher why oddsmakers are so low on Detroit and what the line should be for the Pistons win total. They also briefly…

The Detroit Pistons are Finally Building the Right Way

Prior to the 2018-19 NBA season, the Detroit Pistons decided to move on from both head coach and president Stan Van Gundy and general manager Jeff Bower, signaling that a new regime would be ushered in before the next campaign. In May 2018, Detroit hired Dwane Casey and Ed Stefanski to take the franchise into…

Three Former Pistons Detroit Could Target in Free Agency

As the NBA offseason gets closer and closer, there are a couple of familiar faces that could return to the Motor City via free agency. If the Pistons decide to let Ish Smith, Wayne Ellington, Jose Calderon, Zaza Pachulia, and Glenn Robinson III walk and sign elsewhere, that will leave them with approximately $13 million…

Game Preview: Playoff Hopes Dwindling, Pistons Face Wizards at Home

As the Detroit Pistons (34-40) get ready for game number 75 on their season, the playoffs look more and more unlikely. So unlikely, in fact, that it is not even worth thinking about. Letting that pressure go may actually be beneficial for the Pistons. Washington (41-33), on the other hand, has something to play for…