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Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars announced today that the team has re-signed free agent forward Tayshaun Prince.
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During the NBA lockout, Tayshaun Prince had a lot of time to think about being a free agent. On one hand, he could leave the team that drafted him out of Kentucky in 2002. He could go to a team with a shot at an NBA title. But he decided to return to the Pistons, signing a four-year, $27-million deal on the first day of training camp Friday.
Tayshaun Prince never assumed his time with the Pistons was finished, and when Lawrence Frank joined Joe Dumars this week in making it clear he wanted him back, Prince surveyed his options and chose to remain a Piston, Keith Langlois writes for True Blue Pistons.
Joe Dumars felt bringing Tayshaun Prince back was a move to ensure veteran leadership and stability, but he remains intent on continuing to turn over the roster as the Pistons transition to a younger core, Keith Langlois writes for True Blue Pistons.
The Detroit Pistons re-signed forwards Tayshaun Prince and Jonas Jerebko on Monday.
Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars announced today that the club has signed draft selections Brandon Knight and Vernon Macklin to contracts.
Pistons president of basketball operations Joe Dumars sounded puzzled when asked whether the goal was to make the playoffs this season. Guess he thought it was a goofy question. "Huh?" Dumars said at first when he heard the question. He added: "We're sure going to try."
According to NBA.com, the Detroit Pistons are buying out the last year of Richard Hamilton’s significant contract, somewhere in the neighborhood of $17 million. Joe Dumars confirmed it, as did Rip’s Twitter account.
As a Fantasy player, Rip has never been much of a factor, despite the fact that he was the star for the team for many years. He could score, but he didn’t shoot...
As a guard and then a Pistons executive, Joe Dumars is experienced at building Detroit into a winner and what parts such a run require. Not all of those parts are easy to work with always, and Dumars understands that playing with Isiah Thomas. But he’s proven his savvy as a GM in that same [...]
In a season that will demand a coach constantly assess his team's progress and change accordingly, Joe Dumars is fully confident that Lawrence Frank will have considered every possibility before it arises, Keith Langlois writes for True Blue Pistons.
Joe Dumars was focusing on finalizing the Richard Hamilton situation before moving onto Rodney Stuckey.
Dying to see the Pistons in person? Your wait is almost over. The team will host an open scrimmage at noon Sunday at the Palace. Admission and parking are free. "The open practice is a great event where our fans can come out to the Palace and get a preview of this year's team," president Joe Dumars said in a released statement.
Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars announced today that the team has waived guard Richard Hamilton.
Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars announced today that the team has waived guard Richard Hamilton. He had two years left on his contract, which was bought out by the team.
It’s been widely reported that Hamilton will now likely sign with the Chicago Bulls.
“We thank Richard Hamilton for his time here with the [...]