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Why John Loyer will be succesful with the Pistons

(Mike Mulholland | The John Loyer era is off to a good start in Detroit.The Pistons dominated the Southwest Division leading San Antonio Spurs in nearly every aspect of the game, and Loyer’s Pistons got a solid 109-100 win. The Pistons now stand at 22-29 are half a game behind Charlotte Bobcats for the 8th seed in the disastrous Eastern Conference. Thanks, to John...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons impress in Loyer's debut

Hours before John Loyer made his debut as Detroit's interim coach, Chauncey Billups offered a preview. ''He's always very energetic at all times,'' Billups said. ''I don't know what we're going to do in second halves because he won't have a voice. He always loses his voice in the first half.'' Billups' assessment was spot on, at least through one game. Loyer coached the Pistons...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons Win Loyer’s Debut As Coach

The John Loyer era as the coach of the Detroit Pistons got off to a fast start Monday night with a 109-100 win over the San Antonio Spurs at the Palace Of Auburn Hills. Loyer’s debut was the Pistons third win in-a-row and placed then in a tie at 22-29 with the Charlotte Bobcats for the eighth playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Loyer was named the interim coach of the Pistons...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons beat Spurs 109-100 in Loyer's debut

Brandon Jennings scored 21 points, and the Detroit Pistons beat the San Antonio Spurs 109-100 on Monday night in John Loyer's first game as interim coach. Detroit abruptly fired Maurice Cheeks on Sunday after only 50 games as coach, but although they've been unimpressive for the most part this season, the Pistons have played better lately. The comfortable win over the Spurs was...
Via AP on Fox
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons move on with Loyer at helm

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- Chauncey Billups is nearing the end of a distinguished career and he has seen enough to realize that change can come at any time in the NBA. Still, when the Detroit Pistons fired Maurice Cheeks after only 50 games as coach, he was surprised. "I think, first of all, everybody was a little caught off guard," Billups said. "It's the NBA. You never know what...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

John Loyer will take over Pistons head coaching duties the rest of the year

With Cheeks gone, the Pistons will reportedly hand the reins over to assistant John Loyer for the rest of the season this according to Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski who also stated that the Pistons won’t be conduction a coaching search right now. Detroit plans to let John Loyer coach the rest of season, league sources tells Yahoo Sports. Pistons won't be conducting a search...
Via The Majors Detroit
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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