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The Close Out: A season’s worth of negative Pistons trends (Ch. 1)

We took a look at all (“all” being a generous term) the positives here, so let’s get to the fun stuff!<p>I’m a bit higher than most when it comes to the …

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Detroit Pistons mailbag: Rookie Luke Kennard earned more playing time

<i>Free Press sports writer Vince Ellis answers your questions in this week's Detroit Pistons mailbag. Follow him on Twitter: @vincent_ellis56.</i><p>After …

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What is the Detroit Pistons biggest need this offseason?

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 11: Reggie Jackson<p>The Detroit Pistons go into the offseason without a playoff appearance for the second consecutive season. What …

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A healthy Reggie Jackson would lift Pistons’ fortunes

When he’s fit, the team looks like its playoff-bound; when he’s out, it seems destined for the draft lottery.

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Blake Griffin Won't Use A Microwave To Heat His Food

Detroit Pistons' forward Blake Griffin sat down for an interview with GQ for an interesting interview.<p>Griffin talked about his diet, injuries and why …

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Michigan's Charles Matthews declares for NBA draft without hiring agent

Michigan basketball's Charles Matthews announced on Twitter on Friday afternoon he has declared for the 2018 NBA draft.<p>Matthews wrote: "After careful …

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Eric Moreland looks to build on emergence with Pistons

As the media gathered around Eric Moreland for the postgame interviews in the locker room last week after the Pistons’ final game of the season, …

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Austin Rivers: Blake Griffin is '100 percent happy' in Detroit

The shocking deal that sent Blake Griffin from the Los Angeles Clippers to a downtrodden Detroit Pistons team back in January was one of the biggest …

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If you could go to 1 Detroit Lions game this year, which would it be?

The NFL 2018 schedule is out, and now is the time in which a lot of football fans begin to plan out a trip to see their favorite team play at least …

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Lack of cap space, sure, but Pistons won’t feel limited this offseason. Here’s why.

AUBURN HILLS – The Pistons don’t view the fact that they go into the summer with more than $100 million in guaranteed contracts on the books as an …

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Michigan’s Charles Matthews declares for draft, will not hire agent

When Michigan’s season ended in the national title game, redshirt sophomore wing Charles Matthews was unsure what his next move would be.

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Donovan Mitchell in company with Jordan, Kareem after Jazz's Game 2 win

Donovan Mitchell might not even be the NBA's Rookie of the Year, but he put the finishing touches on a playoff win Wednesday night against some of …

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Detroit Pistons yet to make decision on Stan Van Gundy: Here's why

To some league insiders, it’s only a matter of time before Stan Van Gundy and the Pistons part ways — or adjust their working situation.<p>When talking …

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Pistons’ Gores-Van Gundy meeting pushed back

Apparently, the waiting game for Stan Van Gundy will continue, at least through the weekend.<p>Pistons owner Tom Gores said last week that he planned to …

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Uncut: Luke Kennard counts on Franklin's support, discusses rookie year for Pistons

CLOSE<p>Detroit Pistons guard Luke Kennard answers questions after the 100-96 overtime loss to the Rockets on Thursday, March 22, 2018, in Houston. …

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2018 NBA Draft: Portsmouth Invitational Tournament players to know

The 2018 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (PIT) just wrapped up last weekend.<p>The PIT is an annual event where 64 NCAA basketball graduating seniors …

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Pistons Mailbag - April 18, 2018

The lottery, Ish Smith, the injury histories of Reggie Jackson and Blake Griffin … we touch on a number of issues for the first off-season Pistons …

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Detroit Pistons 2017-18 Season Review: Reggie Bullock

DENVER, CO - MARCH 15: Reggie Bullock<p>The Pistons’ Reggie Bullock was one of the NBA’s most improved players this season. Bullock’s 2017-18 season was …

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Under the radar, a different Ish Smith emerged over the season’s home stretch

AUBURN HILLS – Largely overlooked as the Pistons came down the stretch – amid the scrutiny of Reggie Jackson’s return, Blake Griffin’s injury status …

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The Close Out: A season’s worth of positive Pistons trends

At 39-43, the Detroit Pistons missed the playoffs and got a head start on their summer vacation. Believe it or not, though, they did some things …

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Cameo - Andre Drummond

Andre Drummond<p>BasketballAthletes<p><b>NBA - Detroit Pistons</b><p>Joined August 2017<p>6 reactions | 5.0 stars<p><b>"Holy shit this is awesome. Super fast turnaround"</b>View …

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NBA G League increases player salaries for 2018-19

The NBA G League has increased salaries for the 2018-19 season to $7,000 per month -- $35,000 for the five-month regular season, the league announced.<p>…

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Dwyane Wade vs. Kevin Hart is NBA's best first-round playoff matchup

This isn't Reggie Miller and Spike Lee, but it's a reboot worth watching.<p>As the Miami Heat grabbed a Game 2 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday …

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What would Detroit Pistons do with a top-3 pick?

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 16: The lottery drawing begins inside the lottery room during the 2017 NBA Draft Lottery at the New York Hilton in New York, …

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Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe on Celtics' Terry Rozier: 'I don't even know who the (expletive) that is'

BOSTON — Milwaukee Bucks point guard Eric Bledsoe has no interest in talking about his Boston Celtics counterpart, Terry Rozier. In fact, following …

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Luke Kennard is no Donovan Mitchell, but he is still really good

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 24: Luke Kennard<p>Detroit Pistons guard Luke Kennard is no Donovan Mitchell; but the narrative that the Pistons drafted a bust …

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NBA departures mean Duke has to replace its entire starting five

Wendell Carter Jr. officially announced his intentions Monday.

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Rasheed Wallace: 2004 Pistons could beat any of today’s teams

AUBURN HILLS, MI - FEBRUARY 26: Former Detroit Piston, Rasheed Wallace smiles and attends the game against the Boston Celtics on February 26, 2017 at …

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Could the Detroit Pistons draft Michigan’s Moritz Wagner?

Michigan Wolverines basketball star Moritz Wagner announced Saturday he would hire an agent and declare for the NBA Draft. Is it possible he ends up …

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