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A more focused team & other observations on eve of Pistons camp

AUBURN HILLS – The rate at which the NBA has changed since the Pistons opened The Palace 29 years ago is jaw dropping. There are a million ways to quantify the difference, but the...

Harris on preferred Pistons role: ‘It’s about winning games’

AUBURN HILLS – Stan Van Gundy knew Tobias Harris was less than ecstatic about his removal from the starting lineup last season, but the Pistons coach was beyond appreciative it was never reflected in...

Pistons Mailbag – September 20, 2017

Tinkering with the NBA rules, Reggie Jackson’s dominance of the ball and All-Star prospects for Pistons players dot the agenda for the latest edition of Pistons Mailbag. Shane (San Antonio): What are some changes...

Still hurdles to clear, but Reggie Jackson feels ‘the old me’s back’

AUBURN HILLS – Reggie Jackson understands there are hurdles to clear before everyone believes he’s back. There might even be less than 100 percent certainty in his own mind due to the parameters of...

The Tolliver Effect: Returning vet ready to lead a new Pistons team

AUBURN HILLS – The Pistons had a relatively stable off-season, returning three starters and six of the top nine in minutes played in 2016-17. Compare that to the team pegged as Cleveland’s top challenger...

Bradley already showing signs of emerging as a Pistons leader

AUBURN HILLS – If it seemed like Avery Bradley was strangely upbeat for a player who’d just been traded by the East’s No. 1 seed to a team that had finished outside the playoff...

Detroit Pistons and Platinum Equity Announce Mutli-Year Corporate Partnership

The Detroit Pistons and Platinum Equity today announced a multi-year corporate partnership that will include representation of the Platinum Equity logo on the basketball court at the new Little Caesars Arena and presence across...

Hard-charging Galloway eager to be pushed by SVG and help Pistons win

AUBURN HILLS – Yes, Langston Galloway was named for Langston Hughes. His mother chose it and plastered her son’s bedroom walls with Hughes’ poetry. Yes, “Dreams” was among them. Which helps explain why Galloway came...

A more attuned Drummond key in pushing Pistons up NBA’s competitive ladder

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com today concludes a five-part series looking at the biggest questions looming over the Pistons as they prepare for training camp to open this month. Today’s question: Can Andre Drummond take the...

A leaner, wiser Stanley Johnson ready to seize greater Pistons opportunity

AUBURN HILLS – Stanley Johnson is still surrounded by the same force field of confidence that accompanied him to the NBA, but there’s something a little different – a little wiser, a little more...

More, better 3-point shooting key to unlocking improved Pistons offense

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com today continues a five-part series looking at the biggest questions looming over the Pistons as they prepare for training camp to open this month. Today’s question: How much offensive improvement can...

An open SVG heads to camp determined to find right Pistons lineup mix

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com today continues a five-part series looking at the biggest questions looming over the Pistons as they prepare for training camp to open this month. Today’s question: How successfully will Stan Van...

A fully healthy Jackson gives Pistons a chance to press reset button

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com today continues a five-part series looking at the biggest questions looming over the Pistons as they prepare for training camp to open this month. Today’s question: Will Reggie Jackson be the...

Coming up to a crossroads season, Johnson in line for bigger Pistons role

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com today starts a five-part series looking at the biggest questions looming over the Pistons as they prepare for training camp to open this month. Today’s question: Is Stanley Johnson poised to...

Walters on Kennard: ‘Can flat-out shoot and likes big moments’

AUBURN HILLS – Stan Van Gundy didn’t add Rex Walters to his staff only because – or even primarily because – the Pistons drafted Luke Kennard in the June lottery. He’s known and admired...

Walters joins SVG’s staff to help push Pistons player development

AUBURN HILLS – Stan Van Gundy plucked Rex Walters from the D-League to join his Pistons staff this season largely because he sees Walters as a boon to his goal of more robust player...

Pistons Mailbag – September 6, 2017

Stan Van Gundy’s commitment to using his entire roster, how the Kyrie Irving trade affects Boston and the future for the Pistons at Little Caesars Arena top the docket for this week’s edition of...

Pistons owner Tom Gores joins a lineup of dignitaries to officially usher in the...

DETROIT – At the end of the first meeting between Tom Gores and Mike Ilitch – the one that ultimately elevated Tuesday’s Little Caesars Arena ribbon-cutting ceremony beyond a building’s mere unveiling to a...

A healthy Jackson, a steady Smith put Pistons in position to challenge

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com concludes a five-part series looking at the roster after a summer that saw them add five newcomers. Stan Van Gundy sees four essential position groups: centers, point guards, forwards and wings....

Leadership | Detroit Pistons

Arn Tellem VICE CHAIRMAN Arn Tellem is Vice Chairman of Palace Sports & Entertainment (PS&E), which includes the Detroit Pistons basketball franchise. He joined PS&E in August 2015 following a distinguished career as one of the...

Ownership | Detroit Pistons

Tom Gores Principal Owner Tom Gores is the principal owner of the Detroit Pistons and Palace Sports & Entertainment (PS&E), and the founder and CEO of Platinum Equity, a global investment firm with diversified holdings in entertainment,...

SVG eyes a dynamic wing duo in Bradley, Johnson

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com continues a five-part series looking at the roster after a summer that saw them add five newcomers. Stan Van Gundy sees four essential position groups: centers, point guards, forwards and wings....

All-Star berth on his resume, still more ahead for Andre Drummond

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com continues a five-part series looking at the roster after a summer that saw them add five newcomers. Stan Van Gundy sees four essential position groups: centers, point guards, forwards and wings....

Armed with options, SVG looks for ways to put all his Pistons forwards to...

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com continues a five-part series looking at the roster after a summer that saw them add five newcomers. Stan Van Gundy sees four essential position groups: centers, point guards, forwards and wings....

How many positions in today’s NBA? SVG sees 4

(Editor’s note: Pistons.com starts a five-part series looking at the roster after a summer that saw them add five newcomers. Part I looks at how the NBA’s trend toward spreading the floor and going...

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