The Detroit Pistons have reached an agreement with the Milwaukee Bucks to acquire point guard Brandon Jennings. As part of the deal, the Pistons are trading guard Brandon Knight, forward Khris Middleton and center Slava Kravstov to the Bucks.
The Detroit Pistons have traded shooting guard Ben Gordon and a protected first round draft pick to the Charlotte Bobcats for small forward/shooting guard Corey Maggette, The Detroit Free Press is reporting.
Former NBA and Notre Dame player Orlando Woolridge has died at the age of 52, The Shreveport Times reports. Desoto Parish Chief Deputy Coroner Billy Locke said Woolridge had been under hospice care for a heart condition.
The Detroit Pistons played their season finale game against the Philadelphia 76ers Thursday night donning blue headbands in support of 4 time Defensive Player Of The Year, Ben Wallace, who may have played his last NBA game.
After blowing a 15-point fourth quarter lead, the San Antonio Spurs were forced to battle back against the Detroit Pistons in hanging on for their eighth straight win, 99-95, on Tuesday night at the Palace at Auburn Hills.
With the NBA locked out teams are still looking to add and remove coaches as they get ready for a season that night not even happen. Friday the Pistons named their new coach to fill their current vacancy.
The Cleveland Cavaliers had the number one pick back in 2003 NBA Draft when they took hometown hero LeBron James. Now the Cavs have another shot by taking the number one pick at the upcoming draft.
San Antonio -
After an embarrassing effort on Sunday against Los Angeles, the San Antonio Spurs hosted the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday, built a huge first-half lead and then watched the Pistons make a game of it before hanging on for a 111-104 win.
The Jazz gave their new coach his first win Feb.25 when they beat the Indiana Pacers, and were looking to keep it rolling as visited the struggling Pistons. The Pistons are coming off a big loss to the Sixers after only playing six players in that loss.
The Detroit Pistons dressed a full roster but only played six because seven of them choose to skip the morning shootaround for various reasons. The Pistons have been having all kind of problems and right now basketball seems to be least of their worries.
Just when you think it couldn’t get worse for the Cavaliers, they prove you wrong. The Cavs have played hard lately but last night according to coach Byron Scott, it looked like they did not even come to play. They got handled by the Pistons 103 - 94.
Auburn Hills -
The San Antonio Spurs began the eastern leg of their Rodeo Road Trip at The Palace of Auburn Hills, taking on an energized Detroit Pistons team that kept the game close until the fourth quarter when a 3-point assault gave the Spurs another win, 100-89.
Detroit Pistons power forward Greg Monroe (10) drives to the basket during the third quarter against the New Orleans Pelicans at The Palace of Auburn Hills. New Orleans won 103-101. Jan. 24, 2014
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The Palace at Auburn Hills.
Raptors centre Aaron Gray and forward Amir Johnson guard Detroit's Maxiell closely. Gray had a spirited game, his best as a Raptor, and registered season highs in points and rebounds
Pistons point guard Rodney Stuckey attempts to drive past DeRozan but he had an awful night finishing with zero points on 0-for-2 shooting
Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan attempts to drive past Detroit Pistons forward Jason Maxiell. DeRozan scored a team-high 23 points and attacked the basket often in his team's 103-93 win at the Air Canada Centre on Wednesday night
Point guard/guard Chauncey Billups during his Pistons days
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Los Angeles Lakers small forward Nick Young (0) moves the ball against the defense of Detroit Pistons small forward Luigi Datome (13) during the second half at Staples Center
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