Joe Dumars thinking about signing Tracy McGrady

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Everyone is clamoring for the Pistons to make some sort of offseason move. The first real news  is that Joe Dumars is considering adding Tracy McGrady to the roster. Via MLive: “Pistons president of basketball operations Joe Dumars said late Saturday that the team is considering signing free agent Tracy McGrady. “We’re checking it out,” [...]

Allen Iverson to Memphis

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The Pistons can finally (per NBA regulations) remove Allen Iverson from their roster. From Adrian Wojnarowski at Yahoo! Sports “Allen Iverson has agreed to terms with the Memphis Grizzlies and will sign a one-year deal by week’s end, a league source told Yahoo! Sports on Wednesday. He’s expected to sign a $3.5 million contract, with [...]

It’s Official – Old Ben Wallace is Back

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The Pistons made it Official with Ben Wallace and Eli Zaret does a nice job interviewing him for the Pistons. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJ-vEaspwpk Is Ben Pro FRO? It doesn’t sound like it from the interview but he does seem happy to have come full circle back to the place that made him so famous he’s got his [...]

Ben Wallace so Cheap he made the Value Menu

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If you didn’t know by now Ben Wallace will be back in a Pistons uniform come seasons start. The Pistons are signing Ben Wallace for the veteran’s minimum of 1.3 million dollars. Such a bargain that he turned up on Taco Bell’s Value Menu. Don’t believe me….Click Here to Check it out.

Ben Wallace is Back!

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Via Chris McCosky of The Detroit News “On a day when the Pistons signed all three 2009 draft picks, they also reached an agreement with one of their former all-stars. Ben Wallace, the four-time defensive player of the year, agreed to terms with the Pistons on a one-year deal worth $1.3 million. Wallace is expected [...]

Sheed Loves Wang Chung

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Thanks go out to Need4Sheed reader Dominic Mirabella who made my day with his post on my Facebook page. Dominic Mirabella: “Funny story… this was the tagline of my buddy’s Facebook status at 9 AM this morning. Thought your follower’s would get a kick out of it” Steve Schaefer: “…just ate breakfast at a coney [...]

No Need4Sheed in Green – Rasheed is Boston Bound

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I’ll start off this post by telling you that Rasheed Wallace has agreed to play for the Boston Celtics.  According the Boston Herald the contract is for 2 years at the midlevel exemption of $5.8 million. Photo/Getty Images Nothing shocking, it was only a matter of time before one of the teams that were wooing [...]

Charlie Villanueva Agrees Too

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Joe Dumars wastes no time and seems to be weighing no other options. The AP is reporting “Villanueva, the seventh overall pick by Toronto in 2006 who has played all three of his NBA season with the Milwaukee Bucks, also agreed to a five-year deal. His contract is worth at least $35 million.” UPDATE: Pistons.com [...]

Ben Gordon and The Pistons Strike a Deal

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And I’m not happy about it…. Via Adrian Wojnarowski the man who seems to know all at  YahooSports.com “The Detroit Pistons have reached agreement with free-agent guard Ben Gordon(notes) on a five-year contract worth around $55 million, a source with knowledge of the talks told Yahoo! Sports Wednesday evening. The Pistons are continuing to negotiate [...]

RUMOR: Sheed and The Cavs Talk

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I’m starting off by saying this is stricktly rumor. It’s coming from J. Gamble, the same guy that said Sheed would Retire if he didn’t get 8 million a year. Until his “sources” are confirmed, take this for what it is. “My sources say that Rasheed Wallace and the Cavs are beginning talks on a [...]

Sheed Says…. He could get a 9-to-5

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Great, and I do mean great, interview over theglobeandmail.com with Rasheed Wallace. Michael Grange got into a conversation with Sheed on the economy…I will not post everything here because you need to head over there and read it, but he did ask him how much longer he would play….and If you put a suitcase in [...]