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2 hrs ago | Detroit News

Piston Chauncey Billups practices for front office

After helping the Pistons win their first title in 15 years, the Pistons guard wanted to learn about the business side of the NBA.

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3 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Detroit Pistons still embrace their 'Bad Boys' image

I siah Thomas , Hall of Famer. Joe Dumars , Hall of Famer. Dennis Rodman , Hall of Famer.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Dennis Rodman, Scottie Pippen, Michael Jordan, Dominique Wilkins

5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Biggest Action Items for Detroit Pistons' Next General Manager

For the first time in a long time, someone other than Joe Dumars will have the loudest voice inside the Detroit Pistons organization.

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9 hrs ago | CBS Local

Samuelsen: Anybody But Isiah For The Pistons

There seems to be a belief among Pistons fans that the team is automatically better off now that Joe Dumars is gone; that anyone would be better than him to run this franchise right now.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, Marcus Camby, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets

14 hrs ago | MLive.com

Column: Red Wings doing things the right way as playoff streak continues

Mike Babcock was hired as coach of the Detroit Red Wings by general manager Ken Holland and owner Mike Ilitch in 2005.

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18 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

How we'll remember Joe Dumars

Joe Who? He was a high-rated guard in the draft and the Pistons were lucky he was still around at 18. But it was different in 1985: A kid from McNeese State wasn't exactly a household name.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Perry A. Farrell: Joe Dumars always classy, always spoke the truth

Joe Dumars' sign-and-trade that brought Ben Wallace to Detroit helped shaped Dumars' legacy as an executive.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, Ben Wallace, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Korleone Young, Don Reid, Charlie Villanueva

Detroit News

New leader in Pistons front office must grapple with tough questions

The Pistons and Joe Dumars made it official, with a statement released from the team stating Dumars will step aside as president of basketball operations.

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Detroit Free Press

Joe Dumars timeline: From Louisiana to Bad Boys to now

Detroit's Joe Dumars passes off as he gets caught between Boston's Danny Ainge, right, and Dennis Johnson during the first half of the basketball game at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Mich., Feb. 28, 1988.

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Detroit Free Press

Who will replace Dumars as Pistons GM? There are possibilities galore

With Joe Dumars no longer running basketball operations for the Detroit Pistons , here are some people to consider as a possible replacement: Why: Has been quite transparent about his desire to run a front office.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Voisin's Monday Morning High Five: Cousins giveth, then taketh away

In this July 16, 2013, photo, Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars speaks during a news conference in Auburn Hills, Mich.

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WONE-AM Dayton

Trending Now: No more team workouts for Clowney

The MMQB.com: Jadeveon Clowney won't take part in anymore private workouts for teams for fear of injuring himself prior to next month's NFL Draft.

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The Miami Herald

Dumars officially stepping down as Pistons' GM

Jeffrey Soffer, left, and his sister Jackie Soffer, right. Jeffrey is chairman and CEO and Jackie, principal, of the family owned Turnberry Associates, which owns the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Aventura Mall, and Turnberry Isle Miami.

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Detroit News

Next Pistons GM

With Joe Dumars' departure as Pistons president, here are five candidates that could potentially step into that role in Detroit: ■ Scott Perry, vice president of basketball operations, Orlando Magic: Former vice president in Detroit and Seattle/Oklahoma City , wealth of experience from player evaluation from the old-school side and analytics ... (more)

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Raptors Republic

Game Day: Raptors @ Pistons - April 13

Toronto entered Friday's game with three items on their check list: clinch the Atlantic Division, tie a franchise record for wins and retain their position as the East's third seed.

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CBS 47

Report: Dumars out as Pistons' president

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

CBS Sports

Dumars out as Pistons president, can stay as adviser

Joe Dumars, who led the Detroit Pistons to back-to-back championships as a player and another title as an executive, will not return next season as president of basketball operations, a league source told CBSSports.com on Sunday.

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CBS Local

Blog: Stoney Gives Joe Dumars Final Grade

Chauncey Billups #1, Rasheed Wallace #30, President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars and Ben Wallace #3 of the Detroit Pistons celebrate their win over the Indiana Pacers in Game six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2004 NBA Playoffs at The Palace of Auburn Hills on June 1, 2004 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.

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MLive.com

Raptors 116, Pistons 107: Detroit drops Joe Dumars' final home game as team president

Detroit Pistons fans got their final up-close look at the team Joe Dumars built and the result was familiar.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Greg Monroe, NBA Players, Tony Mitchell, Charlie Villanueva, Sacramento Kings, Rodney Stuckey

Daily Camera

Dempsey: Bad Boys were great; ensuing era just bad

The Detroit Pistons were among the Grand Canyon-wide spectrum of professional sports teams I rooted for when I was a kid.

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