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  1. 3 players the Detroit Pistons should target with the No. 12 pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 |

    After making the playoffs last year the Detroit Pistons were expected to take a step forward this season. Adding offseason acquisitions like Ish Smith and Jon Leuer to a core of Reggie Jackson and Andre Drummond was supposed to help them contend in the East, or at least continue their rise in the standings.


  2. Basketball and Balance Sheets Part I: Staying the course?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... and Henry Ellenson ), and a reprieve from this year's nightmare shooting season for guys like Marcus Morris and Jon Leuer (and, to a less extent, Tobias Harris). Additionally, this version of the team would lean heavily on the potential bench ...


  3. What would it take to get Sacramento's pick at 10?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... Marcus Morris and a 2019 first round pick (top 3 protected) for number 10? Maybe toss in 2018 second round? Could Jon Leuer factor in somehow? How would you feel about trading for the King's pick at 10? FanPosts are user-created posts from the ...


  4. 2016-17 Pistons review: The Pistons' constant professional, Tobias HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... it turned out, Stan Van Gundy determined that something was Tobias Harris ' spot in the starting lineup. SVG felt Jon Leuer - at the time averaging a career high 11 points and nearly seven rebounds off the bench - gave the Pistons a better chance to ...


  5. 2016-17 Pistons review: Jon Leuer good at everything except what he was brought here to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Detroit Bad Boys

    Jon Leuer played for four teams in five years and made a total of around $5 million before the Detroit Pistons shocked the NBA by handing him four years and $42 million guaranteed. Coming off of a season shooting 38 percent from 3 with the Phoenix Suns , Leuer had the following 3-point percentages by month: October - 40% November - 29.8% December - 33.3% January - 42.9% February - 23.5% March - 22.2% April - 25.0% Signed to take the place of Ersan Ilyasova and Anthony Tolliver , Leuer definitely failed to deliver the stretch big threat that is so important to the Pistons base pick-and-roll attack.


  6. Tobias HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Blazers Edge

    Tobias Harris may be a realistic target for the blazers this summer .. click this link with careful attention to this quote :"And with Kentavious Caldwell-Pope likely getting a contract extension, don't be surprised to see Tobias Harris or Jon Leuer cut loose to prevent the Pistons from getting up against the luxury tax" The pistons did not make the playoffs this year and are probably trying to cut salary ... Enter the blazers with Harkless + 1st round pick Tobias Harris is a scorer who can post up a smaller player, has a decent handle that can set up the midrange shot , and passable 3pt shot ..


  7. Detroit Pistons reportedly have interest in Zach CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Piston Powered

    ... of the interest in Collins, given the Pistons current nucleus? If Collins is drafted, I think the Pistons move Jon Leuer to A) clear a roster spot, and B) clear cap space. Your privacy is safe with us. We'll never pass along your email address to ...


  8. 2016-17 Pistons review: Despite struggles, Henry Ellenson looks like a legit prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... mostly missing in the team's offense this year. The power forwards playing ahead of Ellenson, Tobias Harris and Jon Leuer, were both subpar three point shooters this season and made their mark getting looks inside the arc. That allowed opposing ...


  9. Jon Leuer season in review and gradeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | Piston Powered

    Jon Leuer had an up-and-down season like few others for the Detroit Pistons in 2016-17. His struggles aptly summarized those of his team.


  10. Stan Van Gundy's coaching failed the PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... than competent backup point guard was signed in Ish Smith and front court flexibility was shored up in signing Jon Leuer and Boban MarjanoviA . But it was largely understood that the Pistons ultimate success this season would be in how the starters ...


  11. DBB Podcast: End of Season ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... of the roster. Looking at players' full season production, Ben talks about the highs and lows of the year, from Jon Leuer to the guys on the fringe like Mr. Henry Ellenson . This pod closes on Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and his future in Detroit. ...


  12. Report: Pistons plan to match any Kentavious Caldwell-Pope offer sheet, even a maxRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | MSNBC

    ... untenable for Detroit with too many players - Andre Drummond , Reggie Jackson , Tobias Harris , Marcus Morris and Jon Leuer - under contract and at least theoretically ready to win now. The 24-year-old Caldwell-Pope should remain productive through ...


  13. 3-on-3: Looking forward to the Detroit Pistons offseason decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Piston Powered

    ... campaign. If the Pistons decide to try to build on the existing core, the most likely Piston to be moved in Jon Leuer . Leuer was a top 10 power forward in the NBA for the first third of the season, but struggled mightily the rest of the way. His ...


  14. High on Pistons' summer priority list: improved 3-point shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 |

    ... else fell, and some more than others. Marcus Morris saw a 31-point drop, Tobias Harris 28 points, while newcomers Jon Leuer (.293) and Ish Smith (.267) both failed to even reach their career averages. "The way we go about it -- sort of our schedule, ...


  15. Detroit Pistons' Jeff Bower gives his take on this year's NBA daftRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2017 | Piston Powered

    ... the four next season, depending on Ellenson's growth. If that's the case, perhaps the Pistons look to move one of Jon Leuer, Tobias Harris, and Marcus Morris in an effort to clear cap space and possibly improve another area on the roster. Regardless ...


  16. Pistons' Jon Leuer 'lost his confidence' during second half of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 |

    The Detroit Pistons had many mysteries during the 2016-17 season, but one of the biggest had to deal with the 6-foot-11 forward. Leuer lived up to his four-year, $42 million contract he signed over the summer during the first half of the season, but practically disappeared during the second.


  17. After missing postseason, Pistons have a lot to evaluateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | USA Today

    ... outplayed the starters, but the Pistons needed more consistency throughout the roster. For example, forward Jon Leuer gave Detroit a lift early but faltered during the second half of the season. "The guy had a couple of bad games and totally lost ...


  18. Records confirm Manafort received payments from UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Darrun Hilliard followed with a pair of free throws for Detroit's first lead of the game, 92-90. Detroit Pistons' Jon Leuer, left, looks for a way to the basket around Orlando Magic's D.J. In his opening remarks, Tillerson said he was looking ...


  19. Orlando hangs on to defeat Detroit 113-109Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Detroit Pistons' Jon Leuer, left, looks for a way to the basket around Orlando Magic's D.J. Augustin during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Detroit Pistons' Ish Smith passes the ball as he is guarded by Orlando Magic's Aaron Gordon, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Orlando, Fla.


  20. Detroit Pistons lose 113-109 to Orlando Magic in final gameRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Piston Powered

    ... recorded just 1 rebound in his 20 minutes of play, missing all 5 of his shot attempts. Much like Stanley Johnson, Jon Leuer also ended the season on a low note. He had just 2 points and 5 rebounds in his 19 minutes, while not making any of his 5 ...