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  1. Detroit Pistons notes: College scouting thumbs-up; SVG wants Joel AnthonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | MLive.com

    ... 5 at Arizona but that's Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's jersey number here. So Johnson took No. 3, the jersey worn by Ben Wallace. There is some support for retiring Wallace's jersey, and Johnson wearing it does not preclude doing so, but it underscores ...

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  2. Austin Hollins, son of Lionel Hollins, will play for the Nets' Summer League teamsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Nets Daily

    ... we've seen plenty of nepotism in NBA Summer Leagues -- J.R. Smith's brother played for the Knicks a few times, Ben Wallace's brother would play for the Pistons in the Summer League, as a few examples. So, could this be Doc Rivers and Austin Rivers ...

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  3. Hey Dre'CongratulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Philadunkia

    ... it seems like your experience with Coach K last summer taught you a lot. Why was that- IGUODALA: Take Ben Wallace. He won a title with the Pistons. He was the best player on a championship team. Oh wait, never mind. I forgot that he wasn't a scorer. ...

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  4. NBA Finals MVPs of the 2000s and Their Rookie CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Sports Collectors Daily

    ... won in 2004 the voters didn't know who deserved the MVP award for Detroit. Tayshaun Prince? Rip Hamilton? Ben Wallace? Rasheed Wallace? William Wallace? Billups was the choice after he shot 51% from the field, 47% from long range and 93% at the free ...

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  5. NBA Free Agents 2015: Latest Rumors and Predictions for Market's Top NamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | BleacherReport

    ... find. He averaged 10.3 points, 11.5 boards and 1.2 blocks last season. Bucks signing Tyson Chandler would have a Ben Wallace to the Bulls feel, but at least they wouldn't need to trade Tyson Chandler to do it. Chandler should also see plenty of ...

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  6. Ersan Ilyasova brings back memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Piston Powered

    ... But it would be a lot better to be the stretch four beside a 21-year-old Andre Drummond than a 35-year-old Ben Wallace. And as much as I'm not yet entirely sold on Reggie Jackson, he appears to be a lot better than Rodney Stuckey was six years ago. ...

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  7. Detroit Pistons workout features now-familiar Bobby Portis vs. Kevon Looney tussleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... projected as an undrafted free agent. He said he "always" pretended to be a Piston in youthful playground games. Ben Wallace was his favorite. Pointer grew up in Detroit but moved to Roseville for junior high school. He attended a prep school in ...

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  8. Michigan State forward Branden Dawson to work out for PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Spartan Avenue

    ... in the only question mark heading into the draft. Stan Van Gundy has an opportunity to mold him into a smaller Ben Wallace-type of player at one of the forward positions as the former Piston center was an atrocious offensive player, but had the best ...

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  9. Jason Collins, Robbie Rogers, Derrick Gordon and MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... in the 2001 NBA draft. With the Nets, Collins started and went head-to-head with elite East centers such as Ben Wallace of the Pistons. Collins has been known mostly for his defense in the NBA, but his athleticism helped him finish around the rim. ...

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  10. Catch-22: Coming out can quell gay slurs, but fear of homophobia hinders closeted athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | USA Today

    ... in the 2001 NBA draft. With the Nets, Collins started and went head-to-head with elite East centers such as Ben Wallace of the Pistons. Collins has been known mostly for his defense in the NBA, but his athleticism helped him finish around the rim. ...

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  11. Jason Collins, the first openly gay active NBA playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2013 | USA Today

    ... in the 2001 NBA draft. With the Nets, Collins started and went head-to-head with elite East centers such as Ben Wallace of the Pistons. Collins has been known mostly for his defense in the NBA, but his athleticism helped him finish around the rim. ...

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  12. Flashback Friday: Big Shot Rob saves the Day in Game 5 of the 2005 NBA FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Air Alamo

    ... in the 2005 NBA Finals when the Spurs went against the Detroit Pistons. They had tough and physical guys like Ben Wallace , Rasheed Wallace , former Spurs center Antonio McDyess just to name a few. Both teams were extremely good on defense that ...

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  13. Metta World Peace called for 5 fouls in 1 minuteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | CBC News

    ... in 2004 during his time with the Indiana Pacers when he was involved in a fight with the Detroit Piston's Ben Wallace, who shoved the then-known-as Artest after a sort-of hard foul. That fight took a completely different direction when a fan threw a ...

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  14. NBA Front Offices: Drafting Stupid Since 1984Read the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... again?) Some of the greatest players of today, and in NBA history were passed up by dozens of teams...or worse. Ben Wallace , imho the greatest defensive player of my generation...undrafted. In terms of the data that is available to us, he is the ...

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  15. Houston Rockets face long odds; here are the 8 NBA teams that rallied ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... (50-32) enjoyed the homecourt advantage over Orlando (42-40). Detroit defender: NBA defensive player of the year Ben Wallace. a 1997: The Miami Heat came back to defeat the New York Knicks in the Eastern Conference semifinals, but lost in the next ...

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  16. More with Les: NBA teams can't win titles without superstarsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... No, they didn't have that one guy, that superstar. But they did have the defensive player of the year in Ben Wallace, a borderline Hall of Famer in Chauncey Billups - a guy, by the way, with the nickname "Mr. Big Shot" - and a host of other players ...

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  17. Head-Cases on PortlandRead the original story

    May 9, 2015 | Blazers Edge

    ... was on that team, and he is thoroughly special. During the Pistons championship year, they had both Rasheed and Ben Wallace, who are not perfect by any stretch of the imagination. And you might say "well, all those guys you mentioned were ...

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  18. Widow Of Former Pacers Owner Sues IRS For $21 Million, Says Team Became An 'Embarrassment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... Nov. 19, 2004, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson) But that's when things went terribly wrong . As Ben Wallace of the Pistons went up for a layup, the Pacers' Ron Artest (also known today as Metta World Peace) fouled him. Hard. Wallace ...

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  19. Justise Winslow will devour opposing perimeters, and the Pistons must have himRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Piston Powered

    ... Tayshaun Prince struggled against stronger ones). They haven't had a true star at that end of the court since Ben Wallace, and they've really only had two in modern franchise history in Wallace and Dennis Rodman. Winslow doesn't just project as a ...

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  20. Whose post-Pistons success angers you most?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Piston Powered

    ... the ancient, one-legged, barely-in-shape Tracy McGrady look like a competent point guard by comparison. He wore Ben Wallace's number. I love this year's Pacers team of nobodies who fought to stay in the playoff race until the last day of the season, ...

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