Rip to Denver? Not likely

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In David Aldridge’s NBA.com article chronicleing the ‘Melo saga he threw in this line. “A league source said Denver had made a recent attempt to pry Detroit guard Rip Hamilton from the Pistons without success to show Anthony that the organization could still put talented players around him.” Most Pistons fan would think this was […]

Free Agency

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Joe reaching out to Will Bynum, Ben Wallace and Matt Barnes. “97.1 The Ticket’s Matt Dery has confirmed a Yahoo sports report that Joe Dumars did contact free agent Brendan Haywood after midnight. Also contacted were Ben Wallace, Will Bynum and Matt Barnes.”  Via 97.1 On a WTF note, Darko Milicic is is getting paid 20 […]

Charlie Villanueva misses Team Flight

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Matt Dery of 97.1 The Ticket is reporting A source at the airport has confirmed to 97.1 The Ticket’s Matt Dery that Charlie Villenueva also missed the team plane yesterday to Philadelphia and had to fly commercial. Villenueva would not elaborate on his tweets from yesterday at today’s shootaround before the Pistons game with the […]

The Pistons vs. The Bucks

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The Pistons would like to keep the pre-season perfect as they take on The Bucks tonight at The Palace of Auburn Hills.  Tip off is at 7:30, but unfortunately this one won’t be broadcast on television.  If you want to catch the game you will have to tune into 97.1 The Ticket where of course […]

Rip Hamilton and Charlie Villanueva Media Day Interviews

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From the desk of Matt Dery over at 97.1 The Ticket who covered The Pistons Media day on Monday. Matt asks the questions we want to hear from Rip…are you happy to be back? Iverson…. How unhappy were you last year….Great interview from Matt, Listen UP! Richard Hamilton Interview Matt with Charlie Villanueva on Twitter, […]

Chucky Atkins is Back

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Well….sort of. From our Pistons Insider Matt Dery at 97.1 The Ticket “97.1 The Ticket has learned that the Pistons are bringing back guard Chucky Atkins. The veteran point man, recently released by Minnesota, will receive a non-guaranteed tryout with Detroit. Atkins has been invited to the team’s training camp, which opens Tuesday” He’s BACCCCCK…

The Rumor Mill

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Plenty of things have been swirling when it comes to Detroit’s offseason, but this comes from Yahoo Sport’s Adrian Wojnarowski, who’s been on point and breaking stories left and right. “Detroit is still exploring ways to make a deal for Utah Jazz forward Carlos Boozer(notes), but the most likely scenario centers around the free-agent signing […]

A Ben Gordon Rumor

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It seems as though we have a Ben Gordon to the Pistons rumor. Sam Smith,who’s been writing for and about the Bulls for quite some time says the Pistons have promised Ben Gordon 11 million dollars. “I haven’t heard they are, and General Manager Gar Forman has not come off his stance that he wants […]

Around The Way

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A beautiful day in Michigan, the sun is shining, the birds are singing and Orlando took down Cleveland at home. Terrance Williams works out with Detroit and Matt Watson of Detroit Bad Boys interviews the possible Piston. Our good friend Matt Dery of WXYT is reporting that the Pistons are working out Gonzaga’s Jeremy Pargo. […]