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50 min ago | Detroit Bad Boys

Previewing the 2014-15 Pistons: Aaron Gray

Of all the journeymen signed by Stan Van Gundy this offseason, Aaron Gray is perhaps the most puzzling. Is Gray just a practice dummy or does the new coach look for him to play a role this season? The 29-year-old center isn't exactly the player who you expect to see signed within the first week of the free agency season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, Josh Harrellson, Greg Monroe, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, Aaron Gray

50 min ago | Piston Powered

Andre Drummond ranked No. 37 in SI.com's top 100 player rankings

Apr 16, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond drives to the basket against Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins during the first quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Drummond last season joined Shaquille O'Neal as the only under-21 players to average 13 points and 13 rebounds in NBA history.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, Josh Smith, Ben Wallace, Greg Monroe

3 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Magic invite Seth Curry, 3 others to camp

The Magic will bring shooting guard Seth Curry, point guard Peyton Siva, power forward Kadeem Batts and shooting guard Drew Crawford to training camp. None of them are expected to make the Magic's roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Duke Blue Devils NCAA Basketball, Duke University NCAA, Seth Curry, NBA Basketball, University of Louisville NCAA, Louisville Cardinals NCAA Basketball, NBA Players, Peyton Siva

5 hrs ago | Washington Times

Symphony's neighborhood concerts get $3.75M boost

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is getting a $3.75 million grant from the William Davidson Foundation in support of its Neighborhood Concert Series, officials announced Tuesday. The grant will support the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's series of Detroit-area concerts, as well as additional activities outside of its Orchestra Hall home, over the next three years.

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8 hrs ago | MLive.com

Grand Rapids Drive tryouts include a date at Calvin College

The tryouts, earlier announced for Oct. 4 and 11 , will be held in Detroit and in Grand Rapids. They will be held before coaches and staff of the Drive, the Detroit Pistons' first-year NBA-D League franchise.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

Mon Sep 15, 2014

BleacherReport

What We Learned About Each Member of Team USA Following FIBA Gold Medal Run

If Team USA's colossal 129-92 win over Serbia in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup gold-medal game taught us anything, it's that basketball's global reach has yet to spawn a serious challenger to the hoops throne. Try as countries might, even America's supposed "C Team" proved, in the end, a far more formidable force than anyone could've anticipated.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Dwight Howard (2008 Beijing Olympics), Sports, Carmelo Anthony, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball

CU Independent

Mile High nostalgia: On former Buff Chauncey Billups

As I'm sure many of you know, NBA great Chauncey Billups decided to end to his long and illustrious career last week. Here, a look back at the life of our fellow Buffalo, who may be the greatest athlete to come out of Colorado.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chauncey Billups, NBA Players, Orlando Magic, Aaron Gordon, University of Colorado NCAA, NCAA Women's Basketball, NCAA Sports, Colorado Buffaloes Women's Basketball

Isportsweb.com

The Detroit Pistons need to trade to upgrade

With a largely returning roster the Detroit Pistons need to make significant roster changes to avoid another losing season. The Pistons have already taken action and made changes to the front office and coaching.

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

Piston Powered

Josh Smith ranked 15 spots higher than Greg Monroe in SI.com player rankings

Nov 1, 2013; Memphis, TN, USA; Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond Detroit Pistons small forward Josh Smith and Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe react to call against Memphis Grizzlies during the second half at FedExForum. Memphis Grizzlies beat the Detroit Pistons 111 to 108.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Greg Monroe, NBA Players, Josh Smith, Andre Drummond

Sun Sep 14, 2014

NewsOK.com

NBA offseason: Grading the Eastern Conference Player movement

In this Dec. 2, 2010 file photo, Miami Heat forward LeBron James smiles as Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert, right, watches in the second quarter in Cleveland. Comment: Sefolosha should help bolster the Hawks' perimeter defense.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, Miami Heat, New Jersey Nets

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, Los Angeles Lakers, Caron Butler, Oklahoma City Thunder, Greg Monroe, Andre Drummond, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Jodie Meeks, D.J. Augustin

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, Caron Butler, Oklahoma City Thunder, Greg Monroe, Andre Drummond, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, D.J. Augustin

Detroit Free Press

News quiz: Test your knowledge of current sports events of the past week

Test your knowledge of current sports events of the past week: What did Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton call Ndamukong Suh? A) Donkey Kong Suh.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Joe Dumars, Chauncey Billups

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, Andre Drummond, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Milwaukee Bucks, Miroslav Raduljica, Bogdan Bogdanovic, Phoenix Suns

NewsOne

Re: Piston's Greg Monroe Urinated On Himself After Getting Stopped For DUI?

Even though Detroit Pistons' power forward Greg Monroe was reportedly charged with impaired driving back in February, news of his arrest just hit the fan accompanied by allegations that he urinated on himself during the booking process. And to add insult to injury, Huntington Woods, Mich., police just released the video of Monroe being taken in to custody for charges that all stemmed from a non-working headlight, according to MLive .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Greg Monroe, NBA Players

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Could Detroit Pistons top Pacers in Central Division?

Could the Pistons finish ahead of the Pacers in the Central Division? Going into the off-season such a thought would be considered ridiculous since the Pacers are coming off back-to-back appearances in the Eastern Conference finals and the Pistons have been the Pistons.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Monroe, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Indiana Pacers, David West, Paul George, Lance Stephenson

Detroit Free Press

Could Pistons top Pacers in Central Division?

Pistons forward Greg Monroe dribbles around Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough in the fourth quarter at The Palace of Auburn Hills. / Rick Osentoski/USA TODAY Sports Going into the off-season such a thought would be considered ridiculous since the Pacers are coming off back-to-back appearances in the Eastern Conference finals and the Pistons have been the Pistons.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Monroe, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Indiana Pacers, David West, Paul George, Lance Stephenson, Toronto Raptors

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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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Andre Drummond, NBA Players

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, Chucky Atkins, Ben Wallace, Chauncey Billups, Andre Drummond, NBA Players

Buckets Over Broadway

New York Knicks Rumors: Could the Knicks Be Targeting Greg Monroe?

The NBA Free Agent Class of 2015 just got a little bit more enticing this week. Detroit power forward Greg Monroe has decided to take Detroit's qualifying offer of $5.479 million for the upcoming and become an unrestricted free agent next summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Amar'e Stoudemire, NBA Players, Greg Monroe

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