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The Detroit Pistons nearly broke through against one of the league's best teams before coming up short again their last time out.
While frustrations are starting to take their toll, Detroit is doing its best to stay positive.
The visiting Pistons look to snap their worst start in franchise history Wednesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Detroit (0-8) saw its woes continue Monday with a 92-90 loss to Oklahoma City. The Pistons, who limited the Thunder to a season-low 37.0 percent shooting, led by as many as 13 points in the third quarter but were outscored 30-17 in the fourth.
"The thing I liked is our guys, when you went in that locker room, very, very disappointed," coach Lawrence Frank told the team's official website. "Laid it all out there, felt like we could have won the game - should have won the game - and you hate where you kick a game. Just to see how much that loss hurt ... it should, and then we had a really good day of practice and you ...
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We’ve all seen the clip of Michael Jordan shooting a foul shot with his eyes closed. It’s impressive, I guess, but he’s the best basketball player to have ever lived. Greg Monroe, while a nice player, is far from Michael Jordan. But tonight, he tried to be half of Michael Jordan by shooting a free throw with one eye closed. The 0-7 Pistons traveled to Philadelphia to...
After the Pistons lost to Houston on Saturday, dropping to 0-7 and tying the worst season start in franchise history, Tayshaun Prince was asked what seemed wrong with the Piston team that had battled so hard against the Oklahoma City Thunder the night before. Prince was blunt in his assessment of the team, and Vincent [...]
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Just when we figured 76ers tickets couldn’t go any lower on StubHub, someone has lowered his/her tickets to 25¢ per seat in section 207, row 9 for tonight’s game against the lowly Pistons. That’s a .20 drop in price for tickets this week. Tickets to Monday’s game were going for 45¢ and those were four rows higher.
Sure, you get to see the hopeless 0-8 Pistons, but this...
It was a week to forget for the Detroit Pistons.
After dropping the first two games of their six-game road trip last week, the Pistons couldn't get off the schneid in the other four games this week.
Against winless Denver, the Pistons had a better field-goal, 3-point and free-throw percentages. But the Nuggets outrebounded them, 52-35, which included 21 offensive rebounds to...
After getting poked in the eye in the second quarter of the Pistons game against the Philadelphia 76ers last night, Detroit center Greg Monroe had an interesting free throw adventure.Watch as Greg with only one eye open drains his first free throw attempt after getting poked:
Greg Monroe had 19 points, 18 rebounds and six assists to help the Detroit Pistons beat the Philadelphia 76ers 94-76 on Wednesday night for their first win of the season.
Kyle Singler scored 16 points, and Tayshaun Prince and Brandon Knight each scored 15 points for a Detroit (1-8) team off to its worst start in franchise history. Playing their seventh road game out of nine games...
I wonder how Pistons Brandon Knight feels today after Russell Westbrook used his lap as an assist to score a lay up? It’s so COLD in the D… Pistons are still winless. Thunder take this one 92-90. Russell’s stat line for the night, 33 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. In the meantime, [...]
With Rodney Stuckey dealing with the flu back in Detroit, Kyle Singler stepped into the starting lineup and dropped 16 points. Continue reading →
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Greg Monroe had 19 points, 18 rebounds and six assists to help the Detroit Pistons beat the Philadelphia 76ers 94-76 on Wednesday night for their first win of the season.
Kyle Singler scored 16 points, and Tayshaun Prince and Brandon Knight each scored 15 points for a Detroit (1-8) team off to its worst start in franchise history. Playing their seventh road...
PHILADELPHIA – Detroit Pistons coach Lawrence Frank, once part of a 0-16 start while in charge of the New Jersey Nets, did not feel any added pressure from his team’s 0-8 start this season. “When you’re in it, whether you’re winning or losing, you never talk about a streak,” said Frank, who was fired by the Nets after that dismal start in 2009-10. “You’re just focused...