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Jennings, Jerebko each score 17 in Pistons' loss to Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Dion Waiters scored 22 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers played one of their best games this season, routing the Detroit Pistons 122-100 on Wednesday night before being eliminated from the playoff chase. Tyler Zeller scored 18 and rookie Matthew Dellavedova had 14 points and 12 assists for Cleveland, which had its playoff hopes ended when Atlanta defeated Boston...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Pistons rally in second half to beat Celtics

The Pistons kept their slim playoff hopes alive for at least another day, coming back from a 19-point second-half deficit to defeat the Boston Celtics, 115-111, Saturday night at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The Pistons trailed 82-63 early in the third quarter with the Celtics making 13-of-19 3-pointers at the time. Then the Pistons picked up their intensity at the defensive end...
Via Pro Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonas Jerebko Unsure If He'll Exercise Player Option On Final Season Of Deal

Jonas Jerebko discussed his future with the Detroit Pistons, and the forward is unsure about whether he will exercise the player option on the final season of his contract for 2014-15. "I don't know," Jerebko said. "Eight more games. Eight more games. "Everything is going to play a part of my decision but I'm not thinking about that right now. We'll...
Via RealGM
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Pistons To Give More Time To Young Players

John Loyer suggested the playing rotation could change some in April as official playoff elimination draws near for the Detroit Pistons. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Jonas Jerebko have regained their status in the rotation, while some of the younger players, such as rookies Peyton Siva and Tony Mitchell, and Italian sharpshooter Gigi Datome, await their chances. "You'...
Via RealGM
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonas Jerebko Throws Down Putback Dunk On Paul George (Video)

Pistons forward Jonas Jerebko threw down a putback dunk on Pacers’ Paul George during the second quarter of Saturday’s game against Indiana. The post Jonas Jerebko Throws Down Putback Dunk On Paul George (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Via Beyond The Buzzer
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons rookie Tony Mitchell is making strides

Sometimes a complex game like basketball can be so simple if the instructions are concise and clear. Pistons second-round pick Tony Mitchell is living proof of that with his quick feet long strides and wide eyes making it hard for the coaching staff to ignore his attempt at cracking the rotation. He was the first big man off the bench Tuesday night and in tandem with fellow reserve...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons Could Use Positional Excess For Versatility, Possible Trade

The Detroit Pistons could become major players in the trade market this season due to excess on their roster at guard and small forward. Josh Smith figures to start at small forward, but will also spend time at power forward. The Pistons also have Kyle Singler, Jonas Jerebko and Luigi Datome at small forward. “We have a lot of flexibility,” Smith said. “I wouldn’t be surprised...
Via RealGM
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Plenty of guards, small forwards Pistons could move this year

If the Pistons plan on being dealers before the February 2014 trade deadline they have a glut of small forwards and guards to possibly offer if that’s team president Joe Dumars’ plan. “We have a lot of flexibility” newly acquired Josh Smith said. “I wouldn’t be surprised if guys played different positions in the backcourt or along the front line depending on matchups...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Luigi Datome, Italian League MVP, Signs 2-Year Deal With Detroit Pistons

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...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons roll out another coach

AUBURN HILLS -- It has become a ritual of sports -- something like the Olympics or the World Cup. Every two years, the media of Detroit gather at the Palace for the grand unveiling of the new Pistons coach. The ceremony is the same -- the Palace employees gather in the atrium and applaud the new coach, while Joe Dumars talks about how convinced he is that this is the right man...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons roll out another coach

AUBURN HILLS -- It has become a ritual of sports -- something like the Olympics or the World Cup. Every two years, the media of Detroit gather at the Palace for the grand unveiling of the new Pistons coach. The ceremony is the same -- the Palace employees gather in the atrium and applaud the new coach, while Joe Dumars talks about how convinced he is that this is the right man...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons pull past Walker, Bobcats

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Jonas Jerebko helped turn the game around in the second quarter, and Will Bynum took over in the fourth. Those two backups -- call them role players if you must -- gave the Detroit Pistons quite a lift. "Especially when you're a young player, that word role' sometimes can be a curse word," Pistons coach Lawrence Frank said. "When you...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons rout Bobcats for third straight win

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- Jonas Jerebko scored 17 of his 21 points in the first half, and the Detroit Pistons routed the Charlotte Bobcats 113-93 on Friday night behind terrific outside shooting. Detroit went 12 of 18 from 3-point range, with Brandon Knight making all three of his attempts. Knight scored 19 points. Kemba Walker scored 24 in the first half for the Bobcats but finished...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons 113, Bobcats 93

Jonas Jerebko scored 17 of his 21 points in the first half, and the Detroit Pistons routed the Charlotte Bobcats 113-93 on Friday night behind terrific outside shooting. Detroit went 12 of 18 from 3-point range, with Brandon Knight making all three of his attempts. Knight scored 19 points. Kemba Walker scored 24 in the first half for the Bobcats but finished with only 28. Will...
Via AP on Fox
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons 99, Bulls 85

Brandon Knight scored 20 points Sunday night to help the Detroit Pistons snap an 18-game losing streak against the Chicago Bulls with a 99-85 victory Sunday night. Jonas Jerebko added 17 points and a season-high nine rebounds for the Pistons, who ended an eight-game home skid. The Bulls led by as many as 11 points in the first quarter but Detroit gradually caught up and took the...
Via Fox Sports
April 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons finally beat Bulls

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- Brandon Knight scored 20 points Sunday night to help the Detroit Pistons snap an 18-game losing streak against the Chicago Bulls with a 99-85 victory Sunday night. Jonas Jerebko added 17 points and a season-high nine rebounds for the Pistons, who ended an eight-game home skid. The Bulls led by as many as 11 points in the first quarter but Detroit...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
April 07, 2013  |  Discuss

A short handed Detroit Pistons team is no fun to watch

[show_scoreboard scbd_id="5"] The Detroit Pistons just finished getting blown out twice by the Indiana Pacers. The Atlanta Hawks were looking to continue the trend against Detroit. The Pistons were still missing the injured Brandon Knight and Andre Drummond, and were also missing dynamo point guard Will Bynum who was suspended a game for his flagrant 2 foul on Indiana...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Jerebko Unhappy With Bench Role

Jonas Jerebko's father, Chris, was quoted saying he hoped Lawrence Frank wouldn't be coaching the Pistons next season.
Via RealGM
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Pistons shaping team for future

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- For a team like the Detroit Pistons, it's not so much about the wins and losses. Of course they want to win, but they're not yet ready to contend for an NBA title, so there are other things that go into evaluating them. One of the things that matters is which players are going to be around when the team is ready to contend. Another is determining...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Pistons shaping team for future

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- For a team like the Detroit Pistons, it's not so much about the wins and losses. Of course they want to win, but they're not yet ready to contend for an NBA title, so there are other things that go into evaluating them. One of the things that matters is which players are going to be around when the team is ready to contend. Another is determining...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Pistons Weekly: Road kill

It was a week to forget for the Detroit Pistons. After dropping the first two games of their six-game road trip last week, the Pistons couldn't get off the schneid in the other four games this week. Against winless Denver, the Pistons had a better field-goal, 3-point and free-throw percentages. But the Nuggets outrebounded them, 52-35, which included 21 offensive rebounds to...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Pistons Weekly: Road kill

It was a week to forget for the Detroit Pistons. After dropping the first two games of their six-game road trip last week, the Pistons couldn't get off the schneid in the other four games this week. Against winless Denver, the Pistons had a better field-goal, 3-point and free-throw percentages. But the Nuggets outrebounded them, 52-35, which included 21 offensive rebounds to...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: DeMarcus Cousins with the steal and dunk on Danny Green

Tweet   The Sacramento Kings are without rookie forward Thomas Robinson for tonight’s game against the San Antonio Spurs as he’s serving the first of a two-game suspension for this elbow to Jonas Jerebko of the Detroit Pistons. DeMarcus Cousins is in the lineup for head coach Keith Smart and didn’t waste any time putting [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Sacramento’s Thomas Robinson suspended after vicious elbow to Pistons’ Jonas Jerebko

Thomas Robinson, Sacramento’s 5th overall pick out of Kansas in this past NBA draft was suspended two games for a vicious elbow he gave Pistons’ forward Jonas Jerebko Wednesday night. Robinson threw the elbow to the throat of Jerebko early on in the 4th quarter in the Pistons’ end of the floor. Immediately after the incident, Robinson was issued a Flagrant 2 and ejected from...
Via The Majors National
November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Kings' Robinson suspended two games for flagrant foul

Sacramento Kings rookie forward Thomas Robinson was suspended for two games Thursday for a flagrant foul against the Pistons on Wednesday night, the NBA announced. Robinson threw an elbow to the throat of Jonas Jerebko as the two were jockeying for rebounding position. Jerebko fell to the floor for several minutes, but return to action. Robinson was immediately thrown out of the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

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