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What the Bad Boys meant to me

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Last night, ESPN aired another installment of their award winning “30 for 30″ documentary series.  This episode was especially of interest to me (and likely most of you) because it was 2 hours of interviews, video, and discussion about the Detroit Pistons during the “Bad Boy era” of the late 80s and early 90s.  The [...]

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Joe Dumars steps down as President of Basketball Ops

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For the first time since the 2000-2001 season, the Detroit Pistons will head into their season under new leadership as President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars has stepped down after another disappointing season for the Pistons. The Hall of Famer Dumars helped assemble the ever popular “Going to Work” Pistons team that made it to [...]

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The Detroit Pistons Bad Boys Reunite

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It was a very special night at the Palace of Auburn Hills Friday. The Bad Boys were reunited and honored at the halftime of the #Pistons vs. Heat game to commemorate the 25 year anniversary of their championship. I’ve been to some very special nights at the Palace, so it was nice to have that [...]

The Pistons vs. The Knicks

The Pistons vs. The Knicks

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The 23-36 #Pistons will host the 21-39 New York Knicks Monday night at the Palace of Aubrun Hills. The Knicks come into the Palace losers of their last six games, while Detroit have lost their last four. The good: The Knicks are playing just about as bad as the Pistons are of late, so this [...]

The Pistons vs. The Hawks

The Pistons vs. The Hawks

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The 22-32 #Pistons will host the 25-28 Atlanta Hawks at the Palace of Auburn Hills. The Hawks are in danger of losing their fifth straight road loss if they fall to Detroit, while the Pistons are in the ninth spot in the East and 3 1/2 games behind the Hawks. The good: Brandon Jennings continues [...]

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The Pistons Do Nothing At The Trade Deadline

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The Pistons didn’t find anyone to take what seems to be the mistake that is Josh Smith off their hands. It was reported by Grantland’s Zach Lowe that the Pistons tried to dump Smith before the deadline, but wanted more than expiring contracts in return. They also didn’t find the right deal to send Greg [...]

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Hope For the Best, but Expect the Worst

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For the last six years, this phrase has defined the Pistons. Every year, fans hope things will turn around. Every year, things end about as badly as they possibly could. Just enough wins to remain out of prime draft position; just enough losses to leave everyone with the empty feeling of a completely wasted season. [...]

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Detroit Pistons Fire Head Coach Maurice Cheeks

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The #Pistons have fired Maurice Cheeks. “Owner Tom Gores had become increasingly impatient with Cheeks, and sources with knowledge of his plans say that he had been pushing for a change in the coaching staff.” via Yahoo Apparently no one told the players because they found out on twitter! Wait what — BRANDON JENNINGS (@BrandonJennings) [...]