Pistons 2008 Open Practice

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The Detroit Pistons will host an open practice inside the Oakland University Athletic Center Arena on Thursday, October 2 from 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. Admission is free for all fans and Oakland University students and doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Detroit held their open practice at OU last season and from the feedback we [...]

Forget about Josh Smith – Josh Smith has signed a 58 Million Dollar offer sheet with the Memphis Grizzlies

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Photo/Associated Press Link from Dave Dial of Mlive “As the only team left with significant room under the salary cap, the Griz have shifted out of a summer holding pattern and targeted the versatile 6-9, 235-pound forward. Atlanta has seven days to match, per league rules, once Smith receives the offer sheet. Smith’s numbers have [...]

Pistons 2008-2009 Schedule Released

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Wed 29 vs Indiana 8:00pm November Sat 01 vs Washington 7:30pm Mon 03 @ Charlotte 7:00pm Wed 05 @ Toronto 7:00pm Fri 07 @ New Jersey 7:30pm Sun 09 vs Boston 6:00pm Tue 11 @ Sacramento 10:00pm Thu 13 @ Golden State 10:30pm Fri 14 @ LA Lakers 10:30pm Sun 16 @ Phoenix 8:00pm Wed [...]

The D is up for Title Town!

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Just a little Detroit Sports News I though I should pass on. The D is among the Top 20 finalists for ESPN’s TitleTown USA, and an ESPN crew will be here taping this Sunday, July 13 at 11 a.m. (fans are encouraged to arrive at 10 a.m.) outside Comerica Park near the giant Tiger statue. [...]

Maybe Maggette

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A. Sherrod Blakely of MLive “When free agency began, the Detroit Pistons had no intentions of using their full mid-level exception for one player. But the Pistons might have a change of heart, especially if they have a chance to land a player such as Corey Maggette. Maggette, a 6-foot-6 swingman, has made it clear [...]

Sheed Shows up for Curry

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AP Photo/Paul Sancya Rasheed Wallace was the only member of the Detroit Pistons to show up today the Joe Dumars press conference to announce Michael Curry as The Pistons new head coach. What does it mean? Who really knows, maybe nothing. Maybe something, but we will probably never know. Is Sheed ready to play for [...]

Mike Woodson?

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Thanks to Jeff Knight in Atlanta for sending this our way. Looks like Detroit may be interested in Mike Woodson. From Sekou K Smith at AJC.com“According to my spy the Detroit Pistons have asked for permission to speak with Hawks coach Mike Woodson (that’s his title for at least the next 26 days or so [...]

Tayshaun Prince Named to the All-Defense Second Team

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“Tayshaun Prince was selected to the NBA All-Defensive second team Monday for the fourth consecutive season. Prince received the ninth-highest total in votes (20, with three first-team votes). Pistons guard Chauncey Billups and forward Rasheed Wallace just missed the second team, finishing with 14 and 13 votes, respectively. Phoenix guard Raja Bell claimed the final [...]

Playoff Week Three – Stardock / Need4Sheed Giveaway

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The Winner of the Week Two Stardock Giveaway wasNoa Daniely, Congrats Noa!For those of you who didn’t win this go around you still have a chance. I have another wonderful Pistons Desktop courtesy of Stardock to give away. “Think you’re the Ultimate Pistons Fan? NBA fans have an entirely new way to showcase their team [...]