Trying To Make Sense Of Saddiq Bey

Saddiq Bey has had an up and down (mostly down) year for the Pistons. What does this mean for his future in Detroit? (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) It’s been a season of largely un-met expectations for the Detroit Pistons. At 6-19, the Pistons have suffered from injury problems (their opening night starters along with Alec Burks…

Report: Pistons Taking Calls on Saddiq Bey

According to Jake Fischer of Yahoo! Sports, the Pistons are taking calls from opposing teams on third-year forward, Saddiq Bey. New intel notebook @YahooSports has early trade chatter starring the Utah Jazz, John Collins and Atlanta, the Pistons, Lakers and more: https://t.co/AYSKh1PlZX — Jake Fischer (@JakeLFischer) November 23, 2022 Fischer writes: Another Pistons player league…

POP 2022-23 Positional Preview: The Wings

Detroit has a smattering of useful wing players, and recently acquired a very interesting one in Bojan Bogdanovic. But there is plenty of youth on the roster that offer enticing upside too. Let’s get into it in the preview for perhaps the most sought-after positions in the NBA: wings and forwards. Saddiq Bey: 16.1 points,…

Evaluating the Detroit Pistons Starting Lineup Possibilities

For the first time in recent memory, the Detroit Pistons will be among the more versatile teams in the NBA this season. The team continues to add multidimensional young talent along with developing the picks that general manager Troy Weaver has amassed over the past couple years. Detroit’s 2023 roster allows them to realistically run…

POP 2022 NBA Draft Scouting Report: Keegan Murray

With the NBA Draft a little over a week away, the Detroit Pistons are set to begin one of the biggest offseasons in franchise history. After securing the number one pick in the 2021 NBA Draft and selecting a generational talent in Cade Cunningham, Detroit’s luck did not veer the same way in 2022, falling…

POP 2021-2022 Season Review: The Forwards

The most coveted position in basketball right now is a wing, particularly one who can shoot from deep and play perimeter defense. The Pistons wing room is far from finished, but there are some compelling players who currently reside there. But there is also a big elephant in that room, and Detroit will have to…

Has Jerami Grant Played His Last Game as a Detroit Piston?

It was recently reported that Pistons forward Jerami Grant will miss the remainder of the season with a left calf strain that was suffered on March 25th against the Washington Wizards. Jerami Grant to Miss Remainder of 2021-22 Season With the off-season around the corner, many are wondering if Jerami Grant has played his last…

How Saddiq Bey Turned Around His Season Offensively

The hottest player in the NBA right now dons navy blue.  No, it isn’t Ja Morant (though he has a case) or Luka Doncic (though you would expect his name). It isn’t LeBron James in the Lakers’ Crenshaw jerseys.  Why, it is Saddiq Bey of course. Just like everyone thought! The Pistons, at the time…

POP 2021-2022 Positional Preview: The Wings

Positions in the NBA are like stop signs – they are more of a recommendation than an actual requirement. Guys with wing-like frames can be guards or small-ball bigs. Bigs can be point-forwards and bring point guard qualities to the floor. When we talk about the wings on Detroit’s roster, there is some positional overlap….