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Disgruntled point guard Brandon Jennings finally has a new home as the Milwaukee Bucks deal their point guard to the Detroit Pistons for Brandon Knight and two other players. The trade makes sense for both sides as the Bucks rid themselves of their unhappy floor leader while the Pistons add another big name player this off-season.
Pistons get: PG Brandon Jennings
Bucks get: PG Brandon Knight, C Viacheslav Kravtsov , and SF Kris Middleton
Why this makes sense for Detroit:
Brandon Jennings agrees to a three-year sign and trade deal worth approximately $25 million to come to Detroit. Jennings was hoping to snag a more lucrative contract but let’s face it; he isn’t as good as he thinks he is and he is beginning to realize that since there weren’t any other teams wanting to try steal him away from Milwaukee.
The jury is still out on Jennings. Yes, he is talented but far from an elite level NBA guard. Jennings does provide an upgrade over Knight at the point guard position and is another...
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The Detroit Tigers made two trades in two days right before the trade deadline, in hopes to bring a much-awaited World Series title to Motown.
Over the past few weeks the Pistons have made noise as well, bringing back Detroit favorite Chauncey Billups and acquiring two all-star caliber players in Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings.
The Lions placed one more boulder on the already huge...
The situation in Milwaukee between the Bucks and Brandon Jennings has been well-documented, and it seems their relationship may be coming to an end. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports has learned that the Bucks are nearing a deal to ship Jennings to the Detroit Pistons:
Detroit and Milwaukee are nearing a sign-and-trade agreement to send Brandon Jennings to the Pistons, league sources...
The Detroit Pistons apparently aren’t done dealing.
Reports say the Pistons are nearing a sign-and-trade agreement that would send point guard Brandon Jennings to Detroit. The deal would be 3 years at approximately $24 million or possibly more.
ESPN’s Marc Stein and Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski are reporting the negotiations.
Jennings 23 averaged 17.5 points 6.5 assists...
Brandon Jennings found out that he’s not yet worth $12 million per season, and he also got the change of scenery he was seeking.
Jennings will now try to fit in with the long lineage of great point guards in Detroit, and even though he didn’t get the money he was seeking, he is happy.
While playing in a pickup game with friend and Raptors forward Amir Johnson, Jennings told the Toronto...
A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the Detroit Pistons have acquired point guard Brandon Jennings from the Milwaukee Bucks for point guard Brandon Knight and two prospects.
The person, who spoke Tuesday on condition of anonymity because the trade hasn't been announced, says Jennings has agreed to a $24 million, three-year contract with the Pistons...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Bucks and Pistons are closing in on a sign-and-trade that would send Brandon Jennings to Detroit on a 3-year, $24 million deal. The Pistons will send Brandon Knight to Milwaukee as part of the package. The 23-year-old point guard averaged 17 points, 5.7 assists and 3.4 rebounds in four seasons in Milwaukee.
The Detroit Pistons are...
Brandon Jennings brings another young player with star potential to the Pistons, who have had their busiest, most exciting offseason in recent memory.
The pundits are already lining up to crush Joe Dumars in the press. Why would he trade anything to get streaky, moody Brandon Jennings on the Detroit Pistons?
Why, you ask? Because Dumars literally had no other choice. If he had sat...
It’s been a few years since we’ve been able to say it, but the Detroit Pistons seems to be make strategic moves to become relevant again. On the eve of the Major League Baseball trade deadline, two NBA teams got together today and made some noise. The Detroit Pistons completed a sign-and-trade deal with the Milwaukee Bucks for Brandon Jennings, giving the high-motor, undersized...
Yesterday, the Pistons signed "point guard" Brandon Jennings to a 3 year, $25 million deal. I put it in quotes because Jennings is a point guard simply by default. In reality he's a ball dominating combo guard that shoots a lot (15.5 FGA per game in his career), but is terribly inefficient (39.4% career FG).
Still, at only 23 years old the Pistons clearly thought...
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The Pistons’ offseason hasn’t stopped since it began, as they are reportedly agreed to a sign-and-trade deal Tuesday, acquiring restricted free agent Brandon Jennings from the Milwaukee Bucks for Brandon...