Nets’ Re-Signing of Caris LeVert Unfortunate for Pistons

On Sunday night, the Brooklyn Nets made a shocking yet beneficial move when they came to terms on a contract extension with Caris LeVert, a promising young wing who was set to be a restricted free agent next July. LeVert was set to be one of the most sought after free agents, with teams ready…

Video: Predicting the Pistons’ record and finish in 2019-20

Ed Stefanski and Co. have maintained a formula for how they have constructed this roster, taking over the Pistons’ front office after the firing of Stan Van Gundy in 2018. If I were to guess the three mantras written on Stefanski’s desk this offseason, my guess would be: Build culture. Add depth. Keep a present…

The Truth About Luke Kennard

As I recently wrapped up my video on the Pistons’ draft blunders of the past decade, it got me thinking. Stan Van Gundy left the Pistons with some pieces to work with. Most notably, the blockbuster trade that sent Blake Griffin to Detroit, the team’s first true superstar in a very long time. It’s still…

Podcast: Reggie Jackson to be Traded? Biggest X-Factor for Next Season?

Brendan Johnson, Aaron Johnson, and Ryan Paye discuss the recent rumblings that Reggie Jackson could be traded next season by the trade deadline. Then, they discuss who they believe is the Pistons’ biggest x-factor for the 2019-2020 season as well as which player they have their lowest expectations for next year. The crew also tries…

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…

Point Guard Position No Longer A Worry For Detroit

With the Las Vegas Summer League firmly in the rear view mirror and free agency buzz dying away, NBA fans are now looking inward for news and entertainment during the dog days of summer. Fear not Pistons fans, this article is one of positivity regarding next season and is full of red and blue Kool-Aid….

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…