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Yesterday | Detroit Free Press

Pistons' Stan Van Gundy eliciting lots of help in front office

The Pistons are joining the trend. Front offices have grown bigger in recent years, but the Pistons' front office remained lean under Joe Dumars.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Detroit Bad Boys

Josh Smith trade rumors have 'no legs,' source tells Vince Ellis

Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press confirmed that the trade talks between the Sacramento Kings and Detroit Pistons seem to be a one-sided affair at this point.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Josh Smith, NBA Players, Sacramento Kings, DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Detroit Bad Boys

2014 NBA Free Agents: Rodney Stuckey reportedly agrees to one-year deal with Pacers

After seven arduous years with the Pistons as Joe Dumars' infamous and failed point guard of the future , Rodney Stuckey is officially moving on, agreeing to a one-year deal with the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, NBA Players, Rodney Stuckey, Chauncey Billups

CBS Local

ESPN Report: Josh Smith Still On The Trade Block

The Detroit Pistons have a new general manager and head coach in Stan Van Gundy -and it appears Van Gundy is doing things his way, which may or may not be the correct way.

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

Wed Jul 16, 2014

NOLA.com

Who is the best basketball guard in Louisiana history? | Poll

Some of the most dominant guards in basketball got their start in Louisiana, and two are on NOLA.com's list of top 51 athletes in Louisiana history .

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Final Call

Muhammad makes Men of Excellence

L-R: Olatunji Lumumba, Rev. Raphael Allen the President of Concern Black Clergy; Rev.

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Detroit Bad Boys

Pistons plan to hire several to front office, coaching, scouting positions

Tom Gores is opening his wallet to create a much bigger front office staff to surround new president of basketball operations Stan Van Gundy.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons

NOLA.com

Joe Dumars is No. 33 on Louisiana's list of all-time top 51 athletes

Detroit's Joe Dumars and Chicago's Michael Jordan had epic battles in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Washington Post

Augustin, Butler part of another Pistons makeover

New Detroit Pistons player Caron Butler answers questions from reporters during the press conference introducing the team's free agent acquisitions at The Palace of Auburn Hills, Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Auburn Hills, Mich.

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

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Bradenton.com

Pistons hope Meeks can bolster perimeter

Meeks started 70 games last season, averaged a career-high 15.7 points and shot 40 percent from 3-point range for the Los Angeles Lakers, and the Detroit Pistons are hoping for more of the same after signing the 6-foot-4 guard to a $19.5 million, three-year deal.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Greg Monroe, Kyle Singler, Brandon Jennings, NBA Players, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

Thu Jul 10, 2014

BleacherReport

Report Card Grades for Detroit Pistons' 2014 Offseason so Far

After five consecutive seasons without a playoff appearance and with a large number of personnel decisions to be made, there was no doubt that this was going to be a pivotal offseason for the direction of the Detroit Pistons .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Brandon Jennings, NBA Players, Charlie Villanueva, Andre Drummond, Rodney Stuckey

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Detroit News

Brian Wright excited to work with Pistons, reunite with Stan Van Gundy

At first glance Brian Wright wouldn't strike the image of the average NBA assistant general manager, but looks certainly can be deceiving.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WJRT

Latest Michigan sports

With or without an All-Star invite, Rick Porcello is developing into the pitcher many thought he could be after the Detroit Tigers drafted him in the first round in 2007.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Rick Porcello, Justin Verlander, Dallas Keuchel, Garrett Richards, Chris Sale, NBA Players

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Bradenton.com

Pistons hire Wright as assistant GM

Team president Stan Van Gundy announced the move in a release Monday. Wright will assist general manager Jeff Bower, who was hired about a month ago to work with Van Gundy.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

CBS Sports

Monroe wants out of Detroit, has little leverage

Monroe was drafted by the Detroit Pistons in 2010 and for two years, he was supposed to be the future of the franchise.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Josh Smith, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, Corey Maggette, Brandon Jennings

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Detroit News

Pistons breaking most ties to past

January is usually the month where 'out with the old, in with the new' resonates with many, but the Pistons have undergone a dramatic transformation in terms of their organizational makeup in the spring and summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Chauncey Billups, NBA Players, Sean Elliott, David Robinson, Alonzo Mourning

The Detroit News

Pistons breaking most ties to past

Auburn Hills -- January is usually the month where "out with the old, in with the new" resonates with many, but the Pistons have undergone a dramatic transformation in terms of their organizational makeup in the spring and summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Chauncey Billups, NBA Players, Sean Elliott, David Robinson, Alonzo Mourning

CU Independent

Analysis: Dinwiddie should find early NBA playing time with Detroit Pistons

In July 2002, former Detroit Pistons general manager Joe Dumars took a chance when he signed an undersized, score-first point guard to run his offense.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Greg Monroe, Brandon Jennings, NBA Players, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Peyton Siva

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Detroit Bad Boys

Jodie Meeks got paid, but he didn't get overpaid

The Detroit Pistons elicited some to chuckle and others to scratch their heads when they were the first team to hand out a sizable free agent contract this offeason -- $19 million for three years to Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Jodie Meeks .

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Jodie Meeks, Detroit Pistons, Greg Monroe, Rodney Stuckey

The News Tribune

Bucks owners admit errors made in luring Kidd

"Our one goal is to hire people to run it, that know what they're doing," Edens said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, John Henson, NBA Players, Larry Sanders

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