Found October 19, 2013 on RealGM:
The Detroit Pistons have exercised the 2014-15 option on the contract of Andre Drummond. The move was a formality. Drummond had a successful rookie season in 2012-13, averaging 7.9 points and 7.6 rebounds in 20.7 minutes per game.

Pistons formally exercise contract option on Andre Drummond in 2014-15

The Detroit Pistons have exercised their 2014-15 contract option on Andre Drummond. The move is a formality that will be repeated again next year when the Pistons exercise their 2015-16 option on Drummond who is scheduled to make about $2.6 million next year and $3.3 million in 2015-16.

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope’s shooting woes are worrisome

So far this preseason Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has shot the rock like Tim Tebow throws the football. His shooting percentage looks a lot like Buzz’s girlfriend in Home Alone…WOOF! To say KCP has struggled shooting so far this preseason is an understatement. Through five contests he has shot an atrocious 25.4 percent from the field (14-55) and 19 percent from downtown (4-21)....

Detroit Pistons: Dumars Should Have Saved His Money For Greg Monroe

Detroit Pistons: Dumars Should Have Saved His Money for Greg Monroe By Josh Morgan: Hoopstuff Senior Writer… At one time or another we have all been told to save our money to wait to buy something that we truly want or may need someday. This may be easier said than done for some people, myself included, as we all want that shiny new toy, even if it may not be something you will...

Pistons’ Greg Monroe Is Unlikely To Get An Extension; Could Be On The Trading Block

The Detroit Pistons drafted center Greg Monroe with the 7th overall pick back in the 2010 NBA draft, and 3 years later, the Pistons aren’t looking likely to hang on to Monroe. At least not according to recent reports that say he is unlikely to get a contract extension until after this season, if at all. Monroe has gotten better every season, averaging 16.0 points per game and 9...

Billups surprised former Piston Rip Hamilton hasn't been picked up, says he's ready

Chauncey Billups had a ringside seat for Rip Hamilton’s workouts this summer. Both labored under the supervision of Las Vegas-based trainer Joe Abunassar and Billups says that after two injury-marred seasons with the Bulls Hamilton is ready to help a team. Billups is surprised that no one signed Hamilton who was waived by the Bulls in the off-season. “I’m not sure what he’s...

Billups provides value both as potential Pistons starter and stabilizer

The value of Chauncey Billups beyond the good possibility that he is in the Detroit Pistons' starting lineup for next week's opener was evidenced last week in clearing up some things for struggling rookie Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Billups might win the starting shooting-guard job that Caldwell-Pope eventually hopes to occupy -- that is if Billups isn't starting at point...

Detroit Pistons Player Analysis: Peyton Siva

With NBA Tip-Off upon us (roughly 10 days) I have decided to utilize my pent-up excitement on a …

Magic hang on for 87-86 victory over Pistons

E'Twaun Moore had 14 points in 30 minutes, and the Orlando Magic defeated the Detroit Pistons 87-86 on Sunday night. Orlando led by as many as 23, but Detroit kept its starting unit in late in the preseason game and closed the gap. Tobias Harris, who sat out the Magic's previous two games, scored 13 points and connected on all three of his 3-point attempts. But he left...

Woman accuses Mo Cheeks of threatening her, pulling her hair

Photo Credit: BleacherReport When the Detroit Pistons hired Mo Cheeks to replace Lawrence Frank in Motown, they already knew Cheeks has had some character questioning issues in the past. In early September, just three months after his hire, Cheeks was questioned by police in what was believed to be a domestic dispute, but was never charged. Details have emerged, thanks to the Freedom...

Detroit Pistons vs. Orlando Magic Game Recap

Final Score: Detroit Pistons – 86, Orlando Magic – 87 In the Detroit Pistons vs. Orlando Magic preseason game, each team had some solid positives to draw. The Magic were at one point up by 23 points, but this one came down to the wire and ended with them just edging the Pistons out late ...The post Detroit Pistons vs. Orlando Magic Game Recap appeared first on The League News.
Pistons News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.