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  1. Pistons to retire jerseys for Ben Wallace, Chauncey BillupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | UPI

    ... helped define what it means to be a Piston," Pistons owner Tom Gores said in a statement. "Chauncey Billups and Ben Wallace are legends in Detroit and we are excited to honor their success. "While we celebrate their individual accomplishments, it ...


  2. Detroit Pistons set dates to honor Ben Wallace, Chauncey BillupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 |

    The dates are set, making official plans from the Detroit Pistons to retire the jerseys of former players Ben Wallace and Chauncey Billups. In an announcement from the team Monday afternoon, Wallace will be honored during a halftime ceremony Jan. 16 against the Golden State Warriors at The Palace of Auburn Hills.


  3. Pistons officially announce dates for Chauncey Billups, Ben Wallace jersey retirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Detroit Bad Boys

    Chauncey Billups and Ben Wallace are arguably the two Detroit Pistons players most synonymous with the Going to Work era team. It came as no surprise when it was announced early in the season that the two of them would get their jerseys retired.


  4. Pistons To Retire Wallace, Billups' Jerseys At Ceremonies In January, FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | CBS Local

    ... - MARCH 18: Chauncey Billups #1 of the Los Angeles Clippers speaks to former teammates Tayshaun Prince #22 and Ben Wallace #6 of the Detroit Pistons at Staples Center on March 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly ...


  5. Andre Drummond's broken post game could sink breakout seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... numbers, domination of the boards, and some of the best defense the Pistons have seen out of a big man since Ben Wallace in his prime. His struggles in the post up game could be what prevents him from being anointed the best center in the league. ...


  6. Andre Drummond is establishing himself as a monster in the paintRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | The Washington Post

    ... Bulls on Friday night. He is the first Piston to record four consecutive double-doubles to start a season since Ben Wallace did in 2004-05. " We had one guy play well tonight ," Pistons' Coach Stan Van Gundy said. "He was the one. That was a really, ...


  7. Pistons spoil Andre Drummond's career game on the glassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 |

    ... back from that." He is the first Pistons player to start a season with four consecutive double-doubles since Ben Wallace did it in 2004-05 The first NBA player with multiple 20-point/20-rebound games in his team's first four games since Kareem ...


  8. Pistons news: Chauncey Billups, Ben Wallace numbers to be retired; Marcus Morris turning headsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... of the season. Detroit's 2004 NBA Finals MVP Chauncey Billups and four-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year Ben Wallace will finally see their names and numbers in the rafters alongside those of some of the franchise's all-time greats. Billups' ...


  9. Chauncey Billups, Ben Wallace to have their Pistons jersey numbers retiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 |

    Chauncey Billups and Ben Wallace soon will get the recognition they deserve when their jersey numbers, No. 1 and No.


  10. SVG: Pistons' run with Chauncey Billups, Ben Wallace a great NBA storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 |

    When the Chauncey Billups and Ben Wallace-led Detroit Pistons made their run atop the NBA's Eastern Conference in the 2000s, Stan Van Gundy was often on the other side. Van Gundy's Miami Heat were on the losing end of a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference finals in 2005, and again in 2008, when the Orlando Magic lost to the Pistons, 4-1, in the conference semifinals.


  11. Former Pistons Wallace, Billups Reportedly To Have Numbers RetiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 30 | CBS Local

    According to the Detroit Free Press , former Pistons Ben Wallace and Chauncey Billups will have their jersey numbers retired this season. In his eight seasons with the Pistons, Billups averaged 16.5 points, 6.2 assists and 3.2 rebounds while shooting 42 percent.


  12. Ben Wallace deserving of Detroit Pistons jersey retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 30 | Hardwood Paroxysm

    Thursday evening, word broke that Ben Wallace and Chauncey Billups would have their respective numbers retired this season by the Detroit Pistons. Last season I discussed Billups' career, and wanted to take some time to appreciate Wallace's.


  13. Report: Pistons to retire jerseys of Chauncey Billups, Ben WallaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 30 | MSNBC

    ... of the most important players on the 2004 title team with number retirements this season: Chauncey Billups and Ben Wallace. Multiple sources confirm to the Free Press that Chauncey Billups (1) and Ben Wallace (3) will have numbers retired in ...


  14. Detroit Pistons to retire Chauncey Billups' and Ben Wallace's numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 29 | Piston Powered

    ... first-hand knowledge of the organizations' plans confirmed to the Free Press today that Chauncey Billups and Ben Wallace will have their numbers retired at two separate game-night ceremonies later this season. Anonymity was requested because the ...


  15. Timberwolves therapist" s remedies, healing approaches make him stand outRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... teams on which Ricky Rubio and Nikola Pekovic, to name two, have missed significant parts of seasons. Prince and Ben Wallace played 82 games that year. Billups played 81, Rasheed Wallace and Richard Hamilton played 80 each. One of their secrets on a ...


  16. Is this the start of something special in Auburn Hills?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Detroit Bad Boys

    During the summer of 2000, in a sign and trade deal, the Detroit Pistons traded all-star forward Grant Hill to the Orlando Magic . In return, the services of Chucky Atkins and Ben Wallace were acquired.


  17. Timberwolves' three graybeards come together to mentor team's young pupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... 2004. The 13-year year forward said he looks forward to sharing the knowledge he picked from Chauncey Billups, Ben Wallace, Rip Hamilton and other teammates. "He knows what it takes to win," Wiggins said of Prince. "He's been around the league a ...


  18. Column: Andre Drummond, Detroit Pistons perform a delicate contract danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 |

    ... lead the league in both categories was Dwight Howard, playing for Van Gundy in Orlando, in 2007-08 and 2008-09. Ben Wallace did it for the 2001-02 Pistons. Hakeem Olajuwon (1989-90), Bill Walton (1976-77) and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1975-76) are the ...


  19. LeBron James' best moment: The King ascends in the Palace at Auburn HillsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2015 | Fear the Sword

    ... the first time in franchise history. The Pistons team LeBron singularly dismantled was no joke either. Although Ben Wallace had left as a free agent the previous summer, the 2006-07 Pistons were the No. 1 seed in the East, won 53 games and became ...


  20. An Ode to ex-Detroit Pistons player Ben WallaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | Piston Powered

    ... Grant Hill for a young point guard in Chucky Atkins and a man who would become an all-time Piston fan favorite, Ben Wallace. Hill was coming off of his best season in which he averaged 25.8 points, 5.2 assists, and 6.6 rebounds. With his ...