There are certain times where two rebuilding NBA teams can get together and make a deal work. This is one of those instances with the Detroit Pistons and Oklahoma City Thunder. When looking at both teams, they are not close to competing but at least have cores to build around.
Wayne Ellington Says He Considered Joining The Brooklyn Nets Before Signing With The Lakers: “… It Was Too Good Of A Situation For Me”
Wayne Ellington is just one of the many names that returned to the Los Angeles Lakers this season. Ellington spent the 2014-15 season in LA, as he was trying to find a place in the league. But now he will get a second go-around with the Los Angeles Lakers. Ellington...
Great news for Cedric Ceballos ... the former NBA star says he's finally home after battling COVID-19 in the ICU for weeks. The 1992 NBA Dunk Champ first announced he was in the ICU for 10 days on Sept. 7 by posting a photo of himself with an oxygen mask on -- saying COVID was "kicking my butt".
The Detroit Pistons have a rich history of trades that have yield mixed results. We’ve been taking a look at some of the best trades in team history and have so far broken down a home run trade with the Celtics, a mutually beneficial trade with the 76ers, a trade with the Lakers that keeps on giving and two swaps with the Cavaliers that set up the Bad Boy era.
Welcome to our Lakers Season Preview Series! For the next several weeks, we’ll be writing columns every week day, breaking down the biggest questions we have about every player the Lakers added this offseason. Today, we take a look at Wayne Ellington. Unlike Magic Johnson three years before, Rob Pelinka...
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Dwane Casey will have a mix of new and familiar faces on his coaching staff next season. Following an offseason of turnover, the Pistons officially announced the additions of Jerome Allen, Bill Bayno, Rex Kalamian and Jim Moran as assistant coaches on Monday. Allen spent the past six seasons as...
Saddiq Bey is entering his second season with the Detroit Pistons and he hopes to build off his first team All-Rookie first year. All of the talk has revolved around Cade Cunningham this offseason, but Bey is a player who is primed to have a breakout season for a number of reasons.
Isaiah Stewart plays hard. Really hard, in fact. It’s unmistakable whenever he’s on the floor. This is not the type of “hard” to which the majority of NBA players adhere. There are few around the league whose motors are constantly discernible in the fashion Stewart’s is. He is always aiming to make his presence felt, seeking out some manner to imprint himself.
Figuring out how to maximize the backcourt of lottery picks Killian Hayes and Cade Cunningham may be most important element of Cunningham’s integration into the league, Keith Langlois of Pistons.com writes. That process will start in training camp and Pistons head coach Dwane Casey is known for preferring multiple ballhandlers on the court. Cunningham’s versatility makes it both easier and more challenging to find the right balance between the two young backcourt partners, Langlois adds.
The New York Knicks enter the upcoming NBA season in unfamiliar territory. After spending the better part of the past decade at the cellar of the league standings, the franchise is projected to finish well above .500. They are also in a position to build off of last season’s success as they seek their first postseason series win since the 2012-2013 campaign.
The Detroit Pistons are entering the 2021-22 NBA season as one of the most intriguing teams in the NBA. With one of the league’s youngest rosters, including first overall pick Cade Cunningham, the Pistons are expected to make serious strides in their restoration this upcoming season. While the team will...
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If you were in Downtown Madison Sunday, you were met with an array of brightly colored classic cars and friendly furry pups in need of a forever home. The annual Pistons for Paws, the premier Fall fundraiser for the Humane Society of Morgan County (HSMC), set up in Downtown Madison outside of Town Park for an afternoon of car-gazing and pup-petting while raising money for the HSMC.
The NBA season is almost here and fans will get to see how offseason moves have made an impact on the restoration of the Detroit Pistons. A lot has happened since the Pistons wrapped up the 2020-21 season on May 16. The team parted ways with several members of the front office and seemingly overhauled its coaching staff. In July, the Pistons added a franchise star in Cade Cunningham and brought aboard even more young talent to bolster their young roster.
Anthony Tarke is not your typical rookie. He is older then half the roster of the Detroit Pistons, even though he just got out of college. He has also attended four different schools after graduating high school. Tarke, a 6-foot-6, 220-pound guard, is definitely not the 18/19-year-old who played one...
Charlotte hornets He is looking forward to the 2021/22 season in the NBA, with the clear objective of being able to play the playoffs and with a star on the roster that stands out above the rest: LaMelo Ball. Next, we analyze the movements they have made during the transfer market this season in a minority.