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Will Pistons retire Billups' No. 1?

A decade after the 2004 NBA title, the Detroit Pistons should strongly consider retiring another jersey number. Andre Drummond announced Tuesday on Twitter that -- despite Chauncey Billups leaving the Pistons after one injury-wrecked season -- he's going to continue wearing No. 0. Drummond wore No. 1 at the beginning of his NBA career, but gave it up when Billups returned to...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chauncey Billups impresses during Vegas workout

The Detroit Pistons have declined to pick up the $2.5 million option on Chauncey Billups’ contract, once again leaving the veteran out in the cold. This isn’t the first time that the Pistons (a franchise Billups helped bring a championship to) have seemingly tossed Billups aside. Remember when they dealt him to the Nuggets back in 2008? But reports have surfaced today claiming...
Via Pass The Pill
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Pistons Decline Team Option on Chauncey Billups

Well seems like Chauncey Billups will no longer be a Piston. From 2008 to last season Billups had bounce around a bit with stints in his hometown of Denver, New York with the Knicks and Los Angeles with the Clippers before he came back to the Pistons last year. At the time he signed a two-year deal that contained a $2.5 million team option that seemed to have been rather easy to...
Via Overtime
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons will not pick up Chauncey Billups' option for 2014-15 season

You really can't go home again, at least in sports. Chauncey Billups returned to the Pistons a year ago, with plans to regain his job as Detroit's starting point guard and, more importantly, serve as a mentor for a young team. The first goal didn't last long, as Brandon Jennings was brought in to be the starter, and the second one fell victim to the one thing no athlete...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Chauncey Billips to Become Free Agent After Option Was Declined

Chauncey Billups Chauncey Bilups figured to play a big role in what the Pistons thought would be a successful 2013-2014 campaign.  Unfortunately, Billups only averaged 3.8 points per game, and was highly uninspiring for the team. Billups had a team option this year, and the Detroit Pistons have decided not to bring back the veteran guard. This news comes per Vincent Ellis of the...
Via TopSportsReport
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA Rumors: Chauncey Billups mulling retirement

The long time NBA veteran Chauncey Billups is weighing the options of retiring or continuing to play this off season. Aaron Matas of KUSA reports that with Billups injuries the past couple of seasons, the point guard is frustrated and knows father time is undefeated.By Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsChauncey has played a long seventeen years in the NBA on a total of seven different...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Chauncey Billups to Retire if Team Option Isn’t Picked Up

Chauncey Billups has clearly aged and many wonder if he will go the Derek Fisher route by going straight into coaching now. There’s speculation surrounding the Detroit Pistons veteran point guard on if he will retire or not. Billups was asked about it in Colorado during his skills camp. “It’s been very frustrating. But as we know, Father Time is undefeated. He’s undefeated...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Clipper Billups: 'No way I would have played'

Chauncey Billups has friends on the Los Angeles Clippers, and he respects the players who were his teammates for two seasons. But the veteran point guard wouldn't have joined them on the floor Sunday afternoon. Billups said Monday on ESPN radio that had he still been a member of the Clippers, where he played from 2011-13, he would have boycotted Game 4 of their playoff series...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Chauncey Billups first day as a reunited Detroit Piston

Chauncey Billups made a name for himself as a member of the Detroit Pistons. He has returned in free agency to give his a celebrated career a 360-degree feel. This video offers an inside look into his first moments back in Detroit. Video: Chauncey Billups returns to Detroit The post Video: Chauncey Billups first day as a reunited Detroit Piston appeared first on Players View.
Via Players View
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Chauncey Billups to miss remainder of season?

Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups’ status for the remainder of the season is in question after the veteran aggravated his right groin strain, according to Broderick Turner of The Los Angeles Times.Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro told reporters that Billups will miss “a little bit” of time, but he’s not sure how long. Del Negro added that he doesn’t expect Billups...
Via NBA Injury News
March 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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