Rashid Umar

How Would You Define: Fanatic?

By Rashid S. Umar It’s common knowledge, at least on this site, that I’ve been a fan of the Detroit Pistons since I as seven years old, dating back to the 1983-84 season. Over the years, I’ve found myself becoming more and more emotionally involved with the team, as...

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Pistons win in Sacramento; Bench Continues Emergence

Pistons win in Sacramento; Bench Continues Emergence

A week ago, no one was sure how this west coast trip would turn out, but I’m sure more predicted more lows than highs considering the team’s 0-5 start to the season. Well, the Pistons beat the Kings Sunday night in Sacramento 100-94 to earn at the very least a split...

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Road Weary Pistons Fall in Portland; Kuester at Fault?

Road Weary Pistons Fall in Portland; Kuester at Fault?

The Pistons fell to the Trailblazers, 100-78 Tuesday night in Portland. The game featured several runs by the home team which were sparked by a number of Detroit mistakes – including coaching blunders. The Blazers, who were led by LeMarcus Aldridge’s 19 points and 17...

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So Long Winning Streak – Pistons Stumble Late in LA

Need4Sheed Guest Writer: Rashid S. Umar After getting off to a great start early for the second straight night on the West Coast Trip, The Pistons eventually stumble and fall to the Clippers in LA 97-91, halting Detroit’s modest two-game winning streak.  Tayshaun...

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The Pistons are Kings…For a Day

Need4Sheed Guest Writer: Rashid S. Umar The Pistons began the four-game road trip Tuesday with a 101-89 win over the Kings in Sacramento. Rip Hamilton led the team with 30 points and Tayshaun Prince filled the statline with 24 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals,...

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Never say die Pistons come up short again

Need4Sheed Guest Writer: Rashid S. Umar In what looked like a replay of Tuesday night’s game in Los Angeles, the Motown Sound was reduced to a whisper and a 20 point deficit after three quarters, then after a furious late rally (which cut the lead to one) fell short...

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Never Say Die Pistons Fall in LA

Need4Sheed Guest Writer: Rashid S. Umar After a promising start, the Pistons were overwhelmed by the Champion Lakers, but put on a late rally before falling 106-93. The Pistons were led by Will Bynum’s 24 points and 6 assists, while Kobe Bryant scored 40 to help stop...

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