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With the news of Mike Ilitch expressing interest today in buying the Pistons some things need to be said.  While I would love for the Ilitch’s to buy the team and keep them  in the state, I’m skeptical of the timing and the public statement by Ilitch to the media. Think about it, if you […]

Is it really that Bad?

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Yes Sir! Photo/Getty Images Is it appropriate to be upset that the Pistons just lost to a Nets team that don’t have double digits in the win column?  Yes and no.  At this point in the season, with the injuries the Pistons had, the drama of the team up for sale, the departure of the […]

Breaking News-Tom Wilson Out at The Palace

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Via The Detroit News: Tom Wilson has left his position as president and CEO of Palace Sports and Entertainment, according to a report., attributing the information to sources, says chief operating officer Alan Ostfield will take over Wilson’s position. Wilson was not at his usual seat at The Palace Tuesday night during the Pistons’ […]

The Past and The Future

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It seems like just yesterday that Pistons fans were celebrating a Championship.  It doesn’t seem that long ago that Detroit had a starting five that were familiar, solid, loved and envied league wide.  It really was just a short time ago that we continually got ready for a long playoff ride filled with joy and […]

Talking Pistons on The Benchwarmers

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With the Pistons losing streak behind us, Jim Kushlan, Don Zellers and “Shaggy” Matt Culbreath were nice enough to ask me back on their show again to talk Pistons. If your in the Toledo area you can check out the show Sunday nights on News Talk 1370 WSPD. The Benchwarmers cover our the Pistons, Tigers, […]

Are the Pistons For Sale?

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It sure looks like it! We have heard rumors, but here it is in The Detroit News this morning. In the meantime, Pistons owner Karen Davidson seriously is considering selling the Pistons and Palace Sports and Entertainment. She already has had a conversation with NBA commissioner David Stern on the process and protocol for attracting […]

Mrs. Davidson Cleaning House

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First the Shock, next the Pistons did you know she’s selling her house in Snowmass Colorado? On Dec. 29 Ms. Davidson—whose husband Bill Davidson, owner of the Detroit Pistons, died last March at age 86—put her property on the market. The asking price: $47 million, making the estate, called Stony Creek Ranch, one of the […]

Around The Way

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Is Ben Gordon’s shooting going to boost the Pistons offense this season? Tayshaun isn’t worried about fire power. A little Pistons preview by me over at Heels on the Hardwood, where I surprisingly forgot the addition of Big Ben. Mrs. Davidson on Joe D and the WNBA and will she Spend Money? Hooper, Ben Wallace, […]