Pistons rookie Ausar Thompson to miss rest of season with blood clot

Detroit Pistons rookie forward Ausar Thompson will miss the remainder of the season while being treated for a blood clot, the team announced on Wednesday. Thompson, 21, was selected fifth overall by Detroit in last year’s NBA draft. “I’m just glad the doctors caught it,” Pistons coach Monty Williams said. “From all of the information […]

James Foglio  •  20 Mar 2024
Taj Gibson could become 28th different Piston to appear in a game this season, setting a franchise record

If Taj Gibson plays for the Detroit Pistons this season, he would become the 28th different player to appear in a game, setting a franchise record and tying the NBA mark for the fourth most of all time. Gibson, 38, would become the 54th player to take the court as a Piston over the past […]

James Foglio  •  13 Mar 2024
Pistons’ Jalen Duren 9th NBA player with 1K+ rebounds, 200 assists, & 100 blocks before age 21

Detroit Pistons center Jalen Duren became the ninth player in NBA history to record at least 1,000 rebounds, 200 assists, and 100 blocks before age 21, during Monday night’s 114-97 win over the Charlotte Hornets. Through 116 career games (79 starts), Duren has amassed 1,290 points, 1,168 rebounds, 202 assists, and 100 blocks. He’s also […]

James Foglio  •  13 Mar 2024
Pistons, veteran center Mike Muscala finalizing contract buyout

The Detroit Pistons and center Mike Muscala are finalizing a contract buyout, allowing him to be eligible for the playoffs with his next team. Muscala, 32, has interest in joining a contender, per multiple reports. Muscala joins Kyle Lowry and Delon Wright as players bought out of their contract since the NBA trade deadline. The […]

James Foglio  •  28 Feb 2024
NBA Suspends Pistons’ Isaiah Stewart 3 Games For Punching Suns’ Drew Eubanks

On Thursday, the NBA issued Detroit Pistons center Isaiah Stewart a three-game suspension for punching Phoenix Suns center Drew Eubanks at Footprint Center in Phoenix hours before the teams played on Feb. 14. Following the incident, Stewart was arrested by Phoenix police, issued a citation, and was then released. The misdemeanor assault charge against Stewart has been […]

James Foglio  •  22 Feb 2024
76ers Want to Trade for Veterans Bojan Bogdanovic, Alec Burks

The Philadelphia 76ers are pursuing Detroit Pistons forward Bojan Bogdanovic and guard Alec Burks, according to NBA trade rumors. Bogdanovic, 34, has made 27 starts in 28 games with Detroit this season. Burks, 32, has made 43 appearances off the bench. “The Sixers are also targeting Pistons small forward Bojan Bogdanovic. Philly had discussions with […]

James Foglio  •  08 Feb 2024
Timberwolves trade Shake Milton, Troy Brown Jr., & second-round draft pick to Pistons for Monte Morris

The Minnesota Timberwolves are trading guards Shake Milton, Troy Brown Jr., and a 2030 second-round draft pick to the Detroit Pistons for guard Monte Morris, according to reports. Morris, 28, has bird rights, allowing Minnesota to re-sign him and exceed the salary cap in 2024-25. The Timberwolves are $1.56 million below the tax this season […]

James Foglio  •  07 Feb 2024
Pistons vs. Cavaliers Odds, Picks, & Predictions (Jan. 31)

Tonight, the Cleveland Cavaliers (28-16, 24-18-2 ATS) host the Detroit Pistons (6-40, 21-24-1 ATS) in the third meeting of the 2023-24 NBA season; preview, odds, picks, predictions, and injuries for the Pistons vs Cavaliers matchup are here. Sportsbooks show the Cavs as 12.5-point favorites at home. BetOnline odds are below. Pistons vs. Cavaliers Game Preview […]

James Foglio  •  31 Jan 2024
Pistons trade Marvin Bagley III, Isaiah Livers to Wizards for Danilo Gallinari, Mike Muscala

On Sunday, the Detroit Pistons traded forwards Marvin Bagley III and Isaiah Livers and two future second-round draft picks to the Washington Wizards for Danilo Gallinari and Mike Muscala. The Wizards are reportedly receiving second-round picks in 2025 and 2026 to take on Bagley’s salary. Bagley is guaranteed $12.5 million for the 2024-25 season. The […]

James Foglio  •  15 Jan 2024