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With the NBA free agency frenzy that took place the past week, there are two concrete things we learned. Number one, NBA GMs and accountants did not learn a damn thing from the most recent lockout if all these contracts they handed out are any indication, so please, spare us the crying poor routine as [...]The post Someone Needs To Take The Keys Away From Joe Dumars During Free Agency appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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Congrats Pistons fans, your 2004 finals MVP is back.
Chauncey Billups agreed to a two year deal worth five million dollars with the Detroit Pistons. Chauncey Billups 36, the point guard and leader for the Detroit Pistons was traded to Denver for Allen Iverson in November of 2008. He first signed with the team in 2002 and is now back on a two year contract, could he be back for good...
The Detroit Pistons certainly made their ‘stamp’ as new coach Maurice Cheeks would say. Tom Gores definitely showed the NBA that he is ready to spend and is tired of beginning the team’s off-season early. The Detroit Pistons inked a four year 54 million dollayr deal with nine year veteran; Josh Smith.
Josh Smith came into the league playing the small forward position but he’s...
Chauncey Billups is back in Detroit. Billups, who led the Pistons to an NBA title in 2004 and was named the NBA Finals MVP, has agreed to a two-year contract with the franchise. The deal will be worth $5 million-
When Jason Kidd started to lobby for the Brooklyn Nets head coaching job many thought that he was aiming a little high; that he should start off as an assistant first–much like Rasheed Wallace is doing. The Detroit Pistons have yet to officially announce the hire, but ESPN and several
Luigi Datome will sign with the Detroit Pistons, the Italian League MVP announced Tuesday on his Facebook page.
“I decided to become a player of the Detroit Pistons,” a translation of Datome’s post reads. “I think it may be the right place for me to make another quantum leap in my career and to realize the dream of a lifetime. I am very excited to join the Group of players...
Joe Dumars is getting the band back together.
A few days after the Pistons brought back Rasheed Wallace as an assistant coach, the team has reportedly reached a two-year contract with Chauncey Billups. Billups, 36, isn't going to have the same role that he had on the 2004 NBA championship team, but he can certainly add some much-needed stability to the point guard position....
The walls of the Detroit Pistons practice facility are covered with blue boards listing team accomplishments dating from the Fort Wayne (Ind.) championships of the 1940s to Andre Drummond's selection to the 2013 All-Rookie Second Team.
Almost hidden among the achivements of George Yardley, Dave Bing, Joe Dumars, Isiah Thomas, Ben Wallace and Chauncey Billups is one board tucked...
With the additions of newcomer Josh Smith and familiar face Chauncey Billups, the Pistons have taken a step toward reclaiming their fiery, winning roots. (David Laporte, Flickr)
For years, the Detroit Pistons have made their way being branded the NBA’s most hard working team. They’ve also been described as edgy, tough and even bad.
Lately, though, that mantra has taken perhaps...
They needed a shooter, just comes in the form of someone I wasn’t expecting.
Detroit Pistons deal with Italian shooter Gigi Datome: two years, $3.5 million, source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 9, 2013
For what’s worth Datome was the Italian league MVP last season averaging 16.6 ppg and 5.8 rbs, so he does have talent. Just have to see if it translates.
Shortly after retiring as a player, the Detroit Pistons hired Rasheed Wallace as an assistant coach. Why? 'Cause ball don't lie, that's why. And here's your memes.
Point guard Chauncey Billups has agreed to a two-year deal to return to the Detroit Pistons worth about $5 million, according to ESPN.
Billups, 36, won the 2004 NBA championship with the Pistons and was Finals MVP. The point guard has only appeared in 44 combined games the last 2 seasons due to a ruptured achilles.
On his career, he has averaged 15.4 points and 5.5 assists.
Chauncey Billups has agreed to a two-year deal with the Detroit Pistons.
Billups was Finals MVP for the Pistons in 2004 and remained with the team until November of 2008.
Have the Pistons made enough moves this off season to secure a playoff spot?