Down 2 and on the Ropes

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This stat line from last night’s 94-82 loss to the Cavs in game two pretty much sums up the series thus far for Pistons fan, the Cavaliers never trailed in the ball game and were up by 27 points after three quarters. Another lackluster game for Detroit, whoa are now on the ropes going into [...]

Round One Game Two – Pistons vs. Cavaliers

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The Pistons are down 1-0 in their first round series against the Cavaliers. Things must change if Detroit plans on sneaking out The Q with an upset, and they know it. Will Bynum: “We got to be more together, It’s not going to take one person to stop LeBron. It’s going to take all five [...]

Blogging with the Enemy

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Before game two tips in Cleveland I was lucky enough to do a little back and fourth  Q&A with Todd Dery (the brother of Matt Dery) over at the Cleveland Blog Waiting For Next Year (where they are counting down to a title). Todd was nice enough to answer a few question for me on [...]

Have the Pistons Given Up?

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I can’t help but agree with a lot of what Chris McCosky said today: “It was the utter lack of urgency Detroit showed toward moving out of the eighth spot and avoiding a 66-victory Cleveland team that has come back to doom this team. Two giveaway losses to Chicago, the late meltdowns in Indiana and [...]

Tayshaun Prince – We Have Seen it all in the Playoffs – Sheed Says “Knuckle Up”

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Before the Playoffs began Tayshaun Prince was confident that Detroit’s experience would help them in the Cavs series. I wonder how he feels after game one? httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-9Xydes7IY Curry on Stopping LeBron: “Our initial pressure on the ball wasn’t good enough, so we got to do a better job of that,” Curry said. “Who’s ever on [...]

Cavs take Game One

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Easily. That’s not the kind of game Detroit or it’s fans wanted. They came out playing solid in the first quarter and kept the game in striking distance, but any of the fight that Detroit had seemed to get knocked right out with LeBron’s half court buzzer beater to finish the half. The Pistons got [...]

Round One Game One – Pistons vs. Cavaliers

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The Pistons are in Cleveland to start the first round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs against the #1 seed Cavaliers. With things not going per usual with our familiar Detroit team, Pistons fans are still showing plenty of support. We all know the odds are stacked up against the Pistons, but it doesn’t mean they [...]

One on One with Pistons Insider Matt Dery

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Before the Pistons start their playoff run we are in for a little treat here at Need4Sheed. I was lucky enough to do a Q&A with one of my favorite Pistons personalities, insider Matt Dery. Matt Dery is the afternoon sports anchor at 97.1 FM The Ticket.  He recently left WDFN Radio after 12 years [...]

What kind of Nation are we Piston Fans?

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Need4Sheed Guest Writer: Rashid S. Umar As the 2009 playoffs get underway, it seems as if no one is giving the Pistons any chance of competing with the mighty (at least record wise) Cleveland Cavaliers. Whether the series plays out to be as predicted, or if the boys from the “D” pull off the monumental [...]

Pistons First Round Schedule Released

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The Detroit Pistons first round schedule was released today with the fist game on Saturday afternoon. As you can see I have already decorated the site with the usual countdown to keep track of Detroit’s run in the playoffs. And yes….I see it too, Game 4 is a Sunday home game at 3:30. Game 1 [...]