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  1. Hastings on Hoops: How the Denver Nuggets win it all - part threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 19 | Denver Stiffs

    ... I remember being on teams who talk about "we". All I can say is this... As great as Isiah Thomas was, as great as Joe Dumars was, as great as Dennis Rodman was, Bill Laimbeer was, Mark Aguirre, Vinnie Johnson, John Salley, so many morea it was never ...

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  2. Ex-Piston Chauncey Billups ready to run NBA teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | WXYZ

    ... row or the top deck at least,'" Billups said. "It was a weak kick." Chauncey Billups has strong thoughts about Joe Dumars dealing him to Denver, and about his own interest in running the Pistons. Full conversation with @BradGalli Sunday at 11:30 PM ...

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  3. Ex-Piston Chauncey Billups says he's ready to run NBA teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    In this July 16, 2013 file photo, Chauncey Billups, left, and Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars address the media during a news conference at The Palace of Auburn Hills, Mich. Billups is still eyeing the chance to run an NBA team.

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  4. Pistons to add veteran guard Jose Calderon in NBA free agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... has played well under him. Calderon, 36, played in 28 games for the Pistons in 2013 after former team president Joe Dumars traded Tayshaun Prince to the Memphis Grizzlies in a three-way deal that landed Calderon from the Toronto Raptors. Calderon ...

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  5. What would make Detroit Pistons fans thrilled this offseason?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... for a combined $85 million over five years. The Gordon and Villanueva signings are an unmitigated disaster and Joe Dumars, in an effort to save his job and turn the fortunes of the franchise around, trades Ben Gordon and a first-round pick to the ...

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  6. Reports: Pistons hire Casey as next coach2018-06-11T15:19:48Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | NBA.com

    ... in 2004. They sank quickly into irrelevance after that. Detroit missed the playoffs the final five seasons of Joe Dumars' tenure as team president, and Gores -- who took over as owner in 2011 -- eventually brought Van Gundy in, giving him authority ...

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  7. Pistons enlist former NBA head coaches to help team find a new oneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... unorthodox, perhaps this is owner Tom Gores learning a valuable lesson from his previous mistakes. He kept on Joe Dumars when he first purchased the team and then hired renowned search firm Korn Perry to replace Dumars. Gores then subsequently ...

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  8. Looking back on the last decade of the Detroit PistonsRead the original story

    May 29, 2018 | Piston Powered

    ... the Pistons had before this dreadful ten years started. Let's look at the numbers: Former Pistons general manager Joe Dumars fired Flip Saunders the summer before the 2008-2009 season began. At this point, everyone began to get the idea that things ...

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  9. Pistons hire Ed Stefanski to advise owner on searches for general...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | MSNBC

    ... and Jazz president Dave Checketts as an advisor shortly after buying the Pistons in 2011. That led to keeping Joe Dumars as president of basketball operations for three more, nearly doomed-to-fail, years. When Gores set out to replace Dumars in ...

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  10. Why are NBA prospects following Darko's lead?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Yahoo Sports

    ... were effusive in their praise, putting him on a pedestal he couldn't possibly reach. At any rate, then-Pistons GM Joe Dumars was so enamored with Milicic that he didn't bother properly vetting him.) Darko Milicic (R) was taken by the Pistons with ...

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  11. A brief history of the No. 18 overall pickRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | My San Antonio

    ... The 1980s were the golden age of No. 18 overall picks. In 1985, the Detroit Pistons made future Hall of Famer Joe Dumars perhaps the most famous No. 18 pick of all time. Ricky Pierce, a future All-Star with Milwaukee, was selected 18th in 1982 by ...

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  12. The most important criteria for the Pistons coaching search: StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... Frank could have made things work in Detroit. But if you remember back, he set something of an ultimatum with Joe Dumars in 2013 - either give him an extension so that he wasn't a lame duck, or fire him. Dumars went with the latter. And Frank has no ...

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  13. Is Chauncey Billups the answer for Detroit Pistons?Read the original story

    May 8, 2018 | MLive.com

    The Detroit Pistons experienced mixed results the last time they hired a former star guard to head basketball operations, but the good outweighed the bad. Joe Dumars stepped into the role in 2000 and soon assembled a collection of castoffs from other clubs that experienced tremendous success, reaching the Eastern Conference finals six years in a row and winning the NBA championship in 2004.

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  14. Van Gundy won't return to Pistons as coach or team presidentRead the original story

    May 7, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in 2004. They sank quickly into irrelevance after that. Detroit missed the playoffs the final five seasons of Joe Dumars' tenure as team president, and Gores - who took over as owner in 2011 - eventually brought Van Gundy in. The Pistons made the ...

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  15. Stan Van Gundy is out as Detroit Pistons' coach and executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | SFGate

    ... Nets, in New York. Van Gundy will not return ... more Detroit missed the playoffs in the final five seasons of Joe Dumars' tenure as team president, and Gores - who became owner in 2011 - eventually brought in Van Gundy, giving him authority in the ...

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  16. Stan Van Gundy built a team he couldn't coach to the promised...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Yahoo Sports

    ... and we decided that a change is necessary to regain our momentum." In the summer of 2008, then-Pistons president Joe Dumars fired head coach Flip Saunders, claiming that a team that had made three straight trips to the Eastern Conference finals ...

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  17. Stan Van Gundy won't return to Pistons as coach, team presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... in 2004. They sank quickly into irrelevance after that. Detroit missed the playoffs the final five seasons of Joe Dumars' tenure as team president, and Gores - who took over as owner in 2011 - eventually brought Van Gundy in, giving him authority in ...

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  18. My Basketball Knowledge Comes In HandyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | New Yorker

    ... unavailable. Me : You're right, I really have nothing. This must be how the Detroit Pistons' general manager Joe Dumars felt after he drafted the disappointing Darko MiliA iA over the superstar Carmelo Anthony in the 2003 N.B.A. draft. I'm sorry I ...

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  19. Pistons passing on Donovan Mitchell bigger draft blunder than Darko Milicic pickRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | USA Today

    ... the next season. Then narrowly missed another the season after that. In fact, had then-Pistons president Joe Dumars taken Carmelo Anthony with the No. 2 pick that year instead of Milicic - Anthony went third to the Denver Nuggets - you could argue ...

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  20. VOTE: Do you want Stan Van Gundy back with the Detroit Pistons next year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... Maurice Cheeks who begat John Loyer. And surely anyone would be better in the front office than the spendthrift Joe Dumars. Fool me once shame on you, fool me six times .... The fact of the matter is Detroit is not a premier destination for any top ...

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