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Morrow to the Thunder: 3 years, $10 million

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Sharpshooter Anthony Morrow has reached an agreement with the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Should the Pistons shop for a first-round pick?

118

In a draft where picks might be fore sale, should the Pistons be in the market?

SVG on Josh Smith: play to your strengths

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In his first few public appearances, SVG only hinted at his vision for Josh Smith's role in his system. Recent comments from SVG paint a much clearer picture in which Josh Smith plays to his strengths.

Stan Van Gundy on analytics

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New Pistons' coach and President of Basketball Operations, Stan Van Gundy, knows his way around a stat sheet and has been active in the emerging analytics community. This is a good thing for Pistons' fans.

Pistons 2013-2014 player grades: Josh Smith

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Eighty-two games later, the Pistons matched their 29 win total from a year ago. DBB staff hands out the credit and the blame in its postseason grades. Today, Josh Smith.

Pistons 2013-2014 player grades: Kyle Singler

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Eighty-two games later, the Pistons matched their 29 win total from a year ago. DBB staff hands out the credit and the blame in its postseason grades. Today, KCP.

Pistons 2013-2014 player grades: KCP

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Eighty-two games later, the Pistons matched their 29 win total from a year ago. DBB staff hands out the credit and the blame in its postseason grades. Today, KCP.

Pistons 2013-14 player grades: Rest of the bench

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Eighty-two games later, the Pistons matched their 29 win total from a year ago. DBB staff hands out the credit and the blame in its postseason grades. Today, Billups, Bynum, Stuckey, and Jerebko.

Pistons 2013-14 player grades: Young benchwarmers

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Two free agent acquisitions, one lottery pick, and a full season of Drummond and Monroe, and the Pistons matched their twenty-nine win total from a year ago. DBB staff hands out the credit and the blame in our postseason grades. Today, part one.

Bulls vs. Pistons battle for position

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The Bulls host the Pistons, and all that should matter to both teams is how this game affects their position in the standings.

Bulls vs. Pistons battle for position

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The Bulls host the Pistons, and all that should matter to both teams is how this game affects their position in the standings.

Pistons at Spurs preview

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The last time these two teams met, John Loyer was coaching the Pistons for the first time, and the Pistons handled the Spurs at The Palace. A rested Spurs team in San Antonio will prove to be a much bigger challenge.

Has John Loyer changed anything so far?

114

John Loyer has been at the helm for just two games, and so far, some things look a lot like they did before.

Pistons vs. Magic rematch in Orlando

108

The Pistons gave the Magic an old fashioned whoopin' a week ago in Detroit. On Wednesday, the Magic will host the Pistons seeking revenge.

GameThread
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Magic at Pistons gamethread

Both of these teams are terrible, and one of them has to win. Because those are the rules.

Dirk, Mavs are tough matchup for Pistons

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The Pistons are on a nasty losing streak, and things don't get any easier on Sunday in Dallas against the Mavs.

Piston defense falls apart again, Pistons lose

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After a fantastic third quarter, the Pistons' defense fell apart in the fourth - most importantly on the final possession of the game.

Do the Pistons need midrange jumpshots?

59

We certainly see plenty of them, and some think a midrange jumpshot is the next step in Greg Monroe's development. But are they necessary? Do they even help?

Dumars and the eye test are failing the Pistons

The future of basketball is happening now. Around the NBA several franchises are employing analytics to improve and enhance the way the evaluate players and make roster decisions. But not the Pistons. After years of failure, it's time for change.

Will Greg Monroe be wearing a Wizards jersey soon?

With a month until the trade deadline, rumors are beginning to fly. The first one with any real legs is that the Washington Wizards want Greg Monroe.

Lob City goes crazy in Detroit, Pistons lose big

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The final score might suggest this game was competitive. It wasn't. The Clips had their way all day long at The Palace.

Jazz embarrass Pistons, 110-89

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After five days off, the Pistons decided they needed another one and failed to show up agains the Jazz.

GameThread
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Pistons host Trey Burke (and the Jazz too)

Michigan legend and could-have-been-a-Piston Trey Burke makes his first trip to The Palace as a pro. The Pistons need a win. The NBA, where (manufactured) drama happens!

Cheeks: Josh Smith is number one power forward

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In some of his clearest comments to date, Maurice Cheeks indicated that he prefers Josh Smith at power forward.

Battle in the basement: Pistons at Sixers

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The Pistons have lost six in a row, but they are meeting their match for incompetent basketball against the 76ers. Please, let the bleeding stop on Friday.

Cheeks wanted the ball in Smith's hands

247

No sugarcoat, Maurice Cheeks designed the play that led to Josh Smith's airball.

Cheeks calls impromptu team meeting after loss

After getting blown out on their own home court, Maurice Cheeks initiated a "conversation" and "dialogue" with his players about what's been going wrong.

Pistons comeback on, closeout Celtics

The Pistons are notorious for collapsing in the fourth quarter. Against the Celtics on Wednesday, they flipped that script, overcoming a nineteen point first-half deficit and closing out the Celtics in the fourth quarter.

Pistons avert collapse, beat Nets 103-99

For three quarters, the Pistons man handled the Brooklyn Nets. Then, the fourth quarter collapse reared its ugly head, but the Pistons had just enough to hold on at home.

Heat get revenge at The Palace, 110-95

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The Pistons wanted to get one win above .500 on the season, but the Heat were simply too good Sunday at The Palace.

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