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It’s Drafty in Here

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So it’s been a while… Need4Sheed faithfuls know that this is the time I usually take my yearly hiatus.  I reflect on the season, take a break and pan out things to come. This season it’s a bit different. We have a new owner, no coach, no real idea of who the Pistons are going [...]

Will Bynum Scores 21

Houston…Rockets past Detroit

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With 24 games left in the season the Pistons  have to sense some urgency, especially after Tuesday night’s 108-100 loss to the Rockets.  Detroit, who started the game right, led by eight points after the first quarter, but made it an uphill battle the rest of the way. Key Points: Can someone, anyone, tell me [...]

Deactivation – Rip City is done in Detroit

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I’m not sure if we as this “organizational decision” coming, but the the deactivation of Richard Hamilton was just a formality at this point in the standoff. Will we ever know the real story of how this drama escalated into what it is? I’m not sure, but what I do know is that I’m sure [...]

Rip just wants closure

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Do you blame him? “With all the speculation and the talk, you know what I’m saying, it’s one of them things where you wanted closure to the whole situation and for me, it’s different than everybody else’s situation. So, I just said, ‘Hey, you know what? Try to be the best professional’ and just come [...]

The Melo/Rip Trade is Dead

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The Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov: “I’m not happy with the way … this deal has gone until now,” Prokhorov said. “It has taken too long. It has been played out in public and it certainly has taken a toll on the players and I believe that it has cost us several games. I think management [...]

The Pistons vs. The Celtics

The Pistons vs. The Celtics

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The 15-26 Pistons are in Boston to take on the 31-9 Celtics.  Both teams will be going for their 4th straight win Wednesday night.  Though that’s not a big deal to the Celtics, the Pistons are looking for their first four-game winning streak since a five-game run Dec. 4-12, 2009. Besides the Rip ‘DNP” drama [...]

The Pistons vs The Bulls

The Pistons vs. The Bulls

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Amidst the trade talk, the 12-24 Pistons are in Chicago to take on the 24-12 Bulls. The Bulls are on a season-high six-game home win streak and will try to win it’s 10th straight game against Detroit on Monday night. And in case you were wondering, Rip was at the morning shoot around for the [...]