Detroit Pistons Team Salary

Quick: Cap space used.

2014 NBA Draft: 8th (to Charlotte Bobcats if pick drops in lottery) & 38th.

2014/15 Projected Space ($62.9 million cap estimate): None to $21.7 million


  • None

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Brandon Jennings, Will Bynum, Peyton Siva, Chauncey Billups
SG: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Rodney Stuckey, Kyle Singler
SF: Josh Smith, Luigi Datome
PF: Greg Monroe, Jonas Jerebko, Tony Mitchell, Charlie Villanueva
C: Andre Drummond, Josh Harrellson

*Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.

Head Coach: John Loyer (interim replacing Mo Cheeks)

Basketball Executives:

  • George David — Assistant General Manager (interim GM)
  • Ken Catanella — Directory of Basketball Operations

Pick Swaps:

  • 2014 – Owe first-rounder (top-8 protected in 2014, top-pick protected in 2015, unprotected in 2016) to Charlotte Bobcats (Corey Maggette).


  • 6/27/13 — Selected Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (8th), Tony Mitchell (37th) and Peyton Siva (56th) in the 2013 NBA Draft.
  • 7/10/13 — Signed Josh Smith to a four-year, $54 million contract.
  • 7/15/13 — Signed Luigi Datome to a two-year, 3.5 million contract.
  • 7/15/13 — Signed Will Bynum to a two-year, $5.7 million contract.
  • 7/16/13 — Signed Chauncey Billups to a two-year, $5 million contract (second season team option).
  • 7/19/13 — Signed Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to a $12 million rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/19/13 — Signed Tony Mitchell to a three-year, $2.3 million contract (third season non/partially-guaranteed).
  • 7/31/13 — Traded Brandon Knight, Viacheslav Kravtsov and Khris Middleton to the Milwaukee Bucks via sign and trade (Jennings receiving a three-year, $24 million deal).
  • 8/5/13 — Signed Peyton Siva to an estimated two-year, non/partially-guaranteed $1.3 million minimum contract.
  • 8/21/13 — Signed Josh Harrellson to a two-year, non/partially guaranteed $1.8 million minimum contract.
  • 10/19/13 — Picked up the third-year option on Andre Drummond’s contract.

Waived Players: Kim English

Free Agents

  • None

Unsigned Picks

  •  None

Amnesty: Unused with no remaining eligible players.

Cash Paid ($3.2 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.2 million max): $0

Archives: 2012-13

Cap Holds

For notes on some of the rules and an explanation of cap holds, please refer to the following Salary Notes.

Salary and team data changes quite often. If you notice a discrepancy, please notify Basketball Insiders Senior Writer Eric Pincus.

(Updated on 4/17/14)

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