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11 hrs ago | USA Today

Watchability: Does Van Gundy have next Dwight?

The Pistons return from a disappointing season with the same starting lineup, but Stan Van Gundy is sure to spice things up. He's one of the reasons Detroit comes in at No.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Los Angeles Lakers, Caron Butler, Oklahoma City Thunder, Greg Monroe, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Jodie Meeks, D.J. Augustin

16 hrs ago | Detroit Bad Boys

Bad Boys, Bad Future

After a decade in which they won a championship , this Detroit team which epitomized the spirit of a city approached the future with considerable uncertainty and a coaching situation in which change was inevitable. As the decade proceeded, they acquired a good, young player who quickly became a favorite among some fans, though others ridiculed him.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Caron Butler, Oklahoma City Thunder, Greg Monroe, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, D.J. Augustin

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Pistons' Drummond, U.S. focused for FIBA World Cup final

One day after arriving in Madrid for today's FIBA World Cup final, Team USA held a two-hour practice Saturday afternoon at Barclaycard Arena in preparation for the gold-medal game. Pistons center Andre Drummond was an active participant in the practice's final 15 minutes, open to the media, shooting free throws and working one-on-one with U.S. assistant coach Andre Griffin.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks, Miroslav Raduljica, Bogdan Bogdanovic, Phoenix Suns

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Detroit Bad Boys

Pat Garrity on his front office role with Pistons, teaching players to win and social media

"That's a good question. When you think about it, the role of a front office is really to develop the roster and put a product on the floor that you can win a championship with," he said.

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Detroit Free Press

PistonPowered: Today's Pistons need a leader like Billups once was

This March 19, 2014 photo shows Detroit Pistons guard Chauncey Billups looking on from bench against the Denver Nuggets in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Denver. / David Zalubowski/Associated Press Dan Feldman writes for the Pistons blog PistonPowered.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Chucky Atkins, Ben Wallace, Chauncey Billups, NBA Players

Examiner.com

Andre Drummond pays tribute to Chauncey Billups

On Tuesday, Sept. 9, beloved NBA veteran Chauncey Billups announced to Yahoo Sports that he was retiring.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Los Angeles Clippers, Chauncey Billups, NBA Players

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Andre Drummond, Team USA look ahead to Lithuania in FIBA semis

After a 119-76 dismantling of Slovenia on Tuesday, Team USA was back at practice on Wednesday, preparing for Thursday's FIBA World Cup semifinal matchup against Lithuania.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, NBA Players, Toronto Raptors, Jonas Valanciunas

Tue Sep 09, 2014

BleacherReport

How Andre Drummond Can Evolve into the NBA's New Star Center

He's unique in the center position stratosphere, and that's why it's so easy to stare and wonder at the possibilities. isn't much more than he was coming out of college: A devastating threat around the rim who is harmless outside of the paint.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, NBA Players, Greg Monroe, Josh Smith, Brandon Jennings

Mon Sep 08, 2014

BleacherReport

Predicting the X-Factor for Every NBA Team Entering 2014-15 Season

With a busy summer of roster construction behind us, it's time to preview how every team can maximize its potential next season. In this case, it will be defined as a player, tactical adjustment or stylistic trait that is presumed to have a considerable impact on how successful a team ultimately is.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Atlanta Hawks, Al Horford, Paul Millsap, Jeff Green, Boston Celtics

Detroit Bad Boys

Greg Monroe reportedly would've rejected Pistons max offer, wanted unrestricted free agency all along

Greg Monroe signed the Pistons qualifying offer on Friday and, according to USA Today, that was his plan all along. Greg Monroe was reportedly offered a deal by the Detroit Pistons that would've made him the highest paid player in franchise history.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Greg Monroe, NBA Players, Josh Smith, Joe Dumars

Sat Sep 06, 2014

HoopsAddict.com

Greg Monroe Signs Qualifying Offer With Detroit Pistons

Forward Greg Monroe, a restricted free agent, signed a one-year, $5.5-million qualifying offer, a person familiar with the situation confirmed to the Free Press. The person requested anonymity because the deal had not been announced by the Pistons or Monroe's agent.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Greg Monroe, NBA Players, Josh Smith

MLive.com

Team USA gets two points from Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond in 86-63 victory over Mexico

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond had two points and two rebounds in a little more than six minutes Saturday to help the United States remain unbeaten in the FIBA World Cup. The Americans knocked off Mexico 86-63 in Barcelona, Spain to move into Tuesday's quarterfinals.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

ESPN

Reports: Pistons' Monroe signs 1-year offer

The 24-year-old Monroe has been a consistent scorer for the Pistons since they drafted him with the seventh pick in 2010, but his future with the team is in doubt after Detroit failed to sign the restricted free agent to a long-term contract this offseason. Monroe averaged 15.2 points and 9.3 rebounds in 2013-14 -- numbers almost identical to what he posted during the previous two seasons.

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Isportsweb.com

Detroit Pistons: 3 reasons Andre Drummond will become the NBA's best center

As if this wasn't already obvious, Andre Drummond is the centerpiece for the Detroit Pistons' future. Drummond is the type of player a franchise can build around, which is something the Pistons need desperately.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Players, Dwight Howard, Houston Rockets, Charlotte Bobcats, Al Jefferson

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Detroit Free Press

USA beats Dominicans 106-71 at Basketball World Cup

They were expected to be in Barcelona. They hope to finish their trip in Madrid.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Francisco Garcia, James Harden

MLive.com

Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond plays eight minutes in USA romp over Dominican Republic

Anthony Davis and Team USA improved to 4-0 in the World Cup Wednesday by routing the Dominican Republic.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Kenneth Faried, Denver Nuggets, Sacramento Kings, DeMarcus Cousins

Piston Powered

Talking Pistons in Central Division preview podcast

Apr 11, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond and Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah battle for the ball during the second half at the United Center.

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Detroit Free Press

Otis Smith to be introduced as coach of Pistons' D-League team

Orlando Magic general manager Otis Smith watches warm-ups before a game against the Golden State Warriors.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors, Anthony Davis

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Detroit Bad Boys

Josh Smith talks adding muscle, his role in the Pistons offense

Smith says his role will be to "play in the mid-range and attacking." This could be a good thing or an extremely bad thing.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Josh Smith, NBA Players, Jonas Jerebko, Greg Monroe, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

BleacherReport

How Far Away Is Andre Drummond from Becoming the NBA's Best Center?

Perhaps that's a reflection of his freakish blend of size and athleticism. With a 6'10" frame and 33.5" max vertical, per Then again, maybe this is something different.

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