1. Detroit Pistons Taking Huge Leap of Faith with Reggie Jackson's Max Contract

    Reggie Jackson has never been less of a sure thing for the Detroit Pistons . When he first arrived midway through the 2014-15 campaign, still on his rookie deal, he was risky enough...

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  2. Stanley Johnson Says He Has a 'Target' on LeBron James

    Pistons rookie Stanley Johnson hasn't logged a single minute in the NBA yet, so the last thing he should be trying to do right now is start a war with LeBron James...

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  3. Johnson's Early Returns Sure to Have SVG Feeling Upbeat

    Stan Van Gundy got to Orlando a year ago before Summer League practices unsure he had a reliable option at shooting guard...

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  4. Dragic Payday May Affect Jackson Extension with Pistons

    Scratch that. The Free Press reported this week that Brandon Knight's huge payday with the Phoenix Suns would set the market for Detroit Pistons restricted free agent Reggie Jackson...

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  5. Pistons' Johnson Shows Toughness, Temper in Summer League Loss

    Fellow rookie Justise Winslow stood near the end line at the Orlando Magic practice facility and closely studied the man who was picked ahead of him in the NBA draft...

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  6. Pistons' Drummond Will Help Decide Timing of Extension

    Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores called center Andre Drummond a "max player" toward the end of last season...

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  7. Top Pick Johnson Getting Tested by NBA Grind

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  8. SVG Happy to Acquire to Starting SF in Morris

    ORLANDO, Fla. — By evening on the first day of free agency, Stan Van Gundy had to cope with the reality that some top Detroit Pistons free-agent targets were off the board and he would have to refocus his energies...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 4 days ago 299 reads 0 comments

  9. Detroit Pistons' Next Move Awaits After Draymond Green, Key FAs Agree

    As their National Basketball Association rivals raced to throw massive contracts at players to take advantage of long-term savings which still require explanation, the Detroit Pistons ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 5 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  10. Big Man Greg Monroe Looks for His Niche

    When the NBA 's free-agency period begins Wednesday, New Orleanian Greg Monroe will be one of the top big men available...

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  11. Where Does Pistons' Johnson Get His Toughness? His Mom

    Stanley Johnson went 135-5 at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Calif., won four consecutive state titles, multiple gold medals for USA basketball's youth squads and has tremendous trash-talking ability...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  12. Pistons Will Bring Back Anthony Tolliver Next Season

    The Detroit Pistons will fully guarantee power forward Anthony Tolliver's $3-million contract for next season, a person with firsthand knowledge of the team's off-season plans told the Free Press late Thursday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  13. SVG Outlines Pistons' Summer; Early Runs at Restricted Free Agents Unlikely

    Next time a juicy Detroit Pistons free-agency rumor surfaces, take into account the team's actual strategy when the NBA bidding process opens Wednesday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 60 reads 0 comments

  14. Realistic Expectations for Stanley Johnson's Rookie Season with Detroit Pistons

    During the NBA draft, most teams have to decide between the best available player and the one who best fills a need. But the Detroit Pistons feel the eighth overall selection, Stanley Johnson, gave them a third option: both of the above...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 days ago 12,849 reads 53 comments

  15. Johnson, Winslow Get to Decide Who'll Be the Better Pro After Pistons...

    In their past forays into the lottery, the players the Pistons picked were going to be measured against guys picked ahead of them...

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  16. Report: Pistons Eye Green, Carroll

    The Pistons will make DeMarre Carroll and Danny Green higher priorities in free agency this summer than fellow target Tobias Harris, as Carroll and Green, both unrestricted free agents, ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 10 days ago 183 reads 0 comments

  17. What Offseason Moves Are Next for Detroit Pistons with NBA Draft Complete?

    After drafting their small forward of the future, the Detroit Pistons must continue forming a roster that will be able to contend for a playoff spot. Arizona freshman Stanley Johnson was taken No...

    Jakub Rudnik Written by Jakub Rudnik about 11 days ago 13,232 reads 47 comments

  18. SVG Displays Independent Streak with Pick

    Auburn Hills — In case you weren't sure, now you know. Stan Van Gundy will do it his way, with his type of players, undeterred by rankings or profiles...

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  19. Pistons' Johnson: I'm the Best Player in the Draft

    AUBURN HILLS -- Stanley Johnson forever is destined to be compared to Justise Winslow, the player the Pistons passed on to draft him at No. 8 in the NBA draft...

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  20. Pistons Pick Darrun Hilliard in Second Round

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  21. Debate: What Do You Think of the Johnson Pick?

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  22. Pistons NBA Draft 2015: Instant Reaction and Grade for No. 8 Pick

    The Detroit Pistons have selected Stanley Johnson with the eighth overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft. The Pistons finished the 2014-15 season at 32-50 and have selected Johnson to be the cornerstone of their rebuilding efforts for next year...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 11 days ago 16,059 reads 40 comments

  23. Pistons' Johnson: I'm the Best Player in the Draft

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  24. Teams Feels Mario Hezonja's Camp Trying to Get Him to Pistons

    Mario Hezonja just finished his season with Barcelona, but there have been complaints from some teams about the lack of information coming from his camp ahead of the draft...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 11 days ago 152 reads 0 comments

  25. Pistons Should Gamble on Stanley Johnson's Upside with No. 8 Pick in NBA Draft

    Currently sitting at No. 8 in the 2015 NBA draft, Stan Van Gundy and the Detroit Pistons are in prime position to substantially upgrade their roster with a talented wing or stretch 4...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 12 days ago 7,720 reads 57 comments