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Someone’s trying to tank for the Andrew Wiggins sweepstakes.
CBSSports.com is reporting that the Pistons have offered the Toronto Raptors point guard Rodney Stuckey and forward Charlie Villanueva in exchange for Rudy Gay.
The Raptors acquired Rud Gay at midseason last year in a blockbuster trade.
Gay is set to earn $37 million over the next two years, with Villanueva and Stuckey both in the final year of their deals.
While the Pistons seem to be trying to add talent and return to the playoffs, new Raptors GM Masai Ujiri seems to be prepared for another lottery selection, this time with the hope that it’s Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins.
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In 2009 the Detroit Pistons were placed in a similar situation as they are in now. They had tons of cap room and desperately needed to make a move to continue the success they had in the prior years. Unfortunately, on the first day of signings, the Pistons pulled the trigger on Charlie Villanueva and Ben Gordon. Both players that don’t play both sides of the ball and have proven...
In a continuing effort to retool their roster the Pistons have reportedly made an attempt to acquire a previously sought after target.
According to ESPN, the Pistons have offered forward Charlie Villanueva and guard Rodney Stuckey to the Toronto Raptors for forward Rudy Gay. Joe Dumars and the Pistons were targeting Gay prior to last seasons deadline before he was ultimately dealt...
The Detroit Pistons have offered the expiring contracts of Rodney Stuckey and Charlie Villanueva to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Rudy Gay.
The Raptors acquired Gay in a January trade made by Bryan Colangelo.
Trading Gay would clear salary cap space for the Raptors for the 2014 offseason.
Masai Ujiri has already begun clearing holdovers by trading Andrea Bargnani to the New York Knicks.
New Raptors general manager, Masai Ujiri, is not wasting any time. Ujiri rid the team of Andre Bargnani’s contract worth $22.5 million over the next two years in a trade with the Knicks earlier this week and is now presented with the possibility to dispose of another big contract as the Pistons have offered the expiring contracts of point guard, Rodney Stuckey, and forward, Charlie...
The Detroit Pistons have called the Toronto Raptors about the availability of Rudy Gay, according to a source.
Gay was acquired by the Raptors in January from the Memphis Grizzlies in a three-team trade that coincidentally included the Pistons.
Gay has two seasons remaining on his contract at over $37 million.
The Detroit Pistons began to explore a trade for Rudy Gay with the Toronto Raptors, offering the expiring contracts of Charlie Villanueva and Rodney Stuckey.
The Raptors are not ruling out trading Gay, but are not looking to unload him in strictly a salary dump.
Gay was acquired in January in a trade completed by former general manager Bryan Colangelo.
Gay is owed $17.9 million...
Have the Pistons already unveiled Plan B?
Shortly after media reports began to surface that the Sacramento Kings had made a massive four-year, 56 million offer to Pistons free-agent target Andre Iguodala Tuesday night, another story began to break.
This time, it was that Detroit had called Toronto to offer Rodney Stuckey and Charlie Villanueva for Raptors small forward Rudy Gay...
Rudy Gay appears to have move to the top of the Detroit Pistons’ most-wanted list. Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com reported that the Pistons offered the Toronto Raptors Charlie Villanueva and Rodney Stuckey, both of whom have expiring contracts, for Gay. The 26-year-old Gay carries a max contract that will pay him nearly $18 million next season and $19.3 million in 2014-15.
Detroit Pistons make offer to Toronto Raptors of F Charlie Villanueva and G Rodney Stuckey for F Rudy Gay. As much as a steal as this would be for the Pistons , it makes a ton of sense for Toronto as well. New GM Masai Ujiri is trying to blow that team up and [...]
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The news keeps on flowing regarding the Detroit Pistons and their busy start to the 2013 offseason. Tuesday night, a solid...