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Dinwiddie. What a name. The Mayor. Even better. He also has a mustache, which I’m sure Stan Van Gundy will make him shave because that’s what men with powerful mustaches do to others with powerful mustaches. Only one mustache per squad, bro. (See Jeff Bower.)
Welcome to Detroit, Dinwiddie!
Unless Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings comes out and (honestly) states exactly what this is in his hand that he appears to offer other NBA’er Nick Young (or Nick Young knows for sure), there’s no way of really knowing. BUT it is probably reasonable to guess. After all, Jennings does appear to be sweatin’.
The Pistons had a 17.6-percent chance of losing their Top-8-protected pick as part of the Ben Gordon-for-Corey Maggette trade with Charlotte in 2012. All that had to happen to keep their pick was for them to remain at No. 8 (72.4 percent) or vault into the Top 3 (10 percent). However, because Cleveland passed them […]
Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Tuesday that Stan Van Gundy is in serious talks with the Detroit Pistons to become their next head coach and president of basketball operations. Detroit and Van Gundy are discussing a deal centered on five years and $35 million for him to become president and coach, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Golden State […]
The Bad Boys helping serve food at the Capucin Soup Kitchen in Detroit this morning. #BadBoysUnite pic.twitter.com/ilns4A8qo7 — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) March 28, 2014
All kinds of excitement for this [via the aptly-named Pistons blog, Detroit Bad Boys]: One of ESPN Films' most-anticipated 30 for 30 projects has an official airdate: The Bad Boys, which chronicles the dynastic Pistons teams of the late 1980s and early '90s, will debut Thursday, April 17, at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. The […]
That was Trey Burke's reaction when Andre Drummond's Rising Stars MVP trophy broke in half. http://youtube.com/watch?v=ZkSo-MxGxns It's like baby Burke just witnessed his little sibling bleed all over the previouly immaculate living room carpet and all he's thinking about is how badly the brother's going to get beaten for ruining the carpet. Victor Oladipo just […]
The Pistons teased it on Tuesday and unveiled it on Wednesday — alternate uniforms for the 2013-2014 season! Pistons unveil “Motor City” jerseys, which they’ll wear in 10 games this season: pic.twitter.com/Uxb1ONPUJj — DetroitBadBoys ☠ (@detroitbadboys)
Rasheed Wallace has been an assistant coach for the Detroit Pistons for all of four summer league games and we've already had a "Ball don't lie!" and a screencap of him strongly disagreeing with a ref's horrible call. I don't think it was ever possible to say this before about an assistant coach, but … […]
The Pistons hired Mo Cheeks on Monday afternoon. He will be introduced to the media as the new head coach of the Pistons on Thursday at 11am. Will he bring Mo wins? TEEHEE PUNS. We do know he will help a struggling national anthem singer: http://youtube.com/watch?v=q4880PJnO2E
Um, amazing: "Phil Jackson is a friend and one of the best minds in the business," Tom Gores said. "We are thrilled to have him as an adviser as we make some very important decisions for this franchise. Joe (Dumars) and I discussed this and he and I are in full agreement that this is […]
In what has become a tradition every two or three years, the Pistons are looking for a head coach. The organization realizes this carousel is not a fun ride and it needs to bring in someone who is going to bring a change in culture (read: winning) and some stability. Or, at the very least, […]
Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores has reportedly informed Lawrence Frank that his services will no longer be needed: He has been fired, according to a tweet by ESPN's Marc Stein. Story going online now: Pistons have notified Lawrence Frank that won't be retained as coach. Link on way momentarily — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine)