The Detroit Pistons picked up Anthony Tolliver's $3 million option after the team didn't draft a power forward on Thursday, a team source confirmed.
The Pistons could have released Tolliver for $400,000 but never intended to do so.
Tolliver was traded to the Pistons by the Phoenix Suns in December.
Lance Stephenson’s handle doesn’t exactly wow anyone, but when he’s one-on-one with a defender in space, he has been known to drop a guy or two. Next up was Anthony Tolliver of the Pistons. If you look carefully, you’ll see […]
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Detroit Pistons: Anthony Tolliver Trade Grade
By Ciaran Mills:
Back in July, I wrote about the Phoenix Suns signing stretch power forward, Anthony Tolliver to a two year deal worth $6 million. I said that he would provide solid support from the bench and bring experience to the squad. Jeff Hornacek obviously...
Stan Van Gundy got himself an early Christmas present.
The Pistons acquired forward Anthony Tolliver from the Phoenix Suns in exchange for Tony Mitchell Saturday, a move designed to address the hole left by the release of Josh Smith.
The 29-year-old Tolliver will provide an experienced power forward to come off the bench behind Greg Monroe, and will also give Detroit another 3-point...
PHOENIX -- The Phoenix Suns have traded forward Anthony Tolliver to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for forward Tony Mitchell.
Tolliver, a seven-year veteran, was signed as a free agent in July but struggled to fill the stretch forward void created by Channing Frye's departure. He was averaging 3.3 points and 11.3 minutes per game while making 24 of 62 3-point attempts (38.7 percent...
Anthony Tolliver has agreed to a two-year, $6 million contract. He is only guaranteed $400K during his second season. The Suns have also signed Isaiah Thomas during the off-season. Tolliver, 29, averaged 6.1 points and 2.6 rebounds for the Charlotte Hornets last season. He is a 6-foot-8 power forward who can...
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According to Shams Charania of RealGM.com, the San Antonio Spurs are one of six teams with interest in Charlotte Hornets free agent Anthony Tolliver. The Los Angeles Clippers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, and Hornets all also have interest in Tolliver. Per Charania, teams are expecting a possible signing with Tolliver sometime next week. […]