The Detroit Pistons faced a “worst-case scenario” when they fell to the fifth spot in the NBA Draft despite having the league’s worst record. Not only did that mean they missed out on the Victor Wembanyama sweepstakes, it meant that they could effectively say goodbye to any chance at Scoot Henderson or Brandon Miller. A
Join Wes and Jack tonight from 8 pm E.T with this week’s special guest — Bright Side of the Sun Staff Writer; Stephen Pridgeon-Garner. We’ve got plenty of Detroit Pistons and offseason items to discuss on this week’s live stream, we’ll hit on: How does the current Pistons roster compare to the 2019-20 Phoenix ‘Bubble’
NBA salary cap expert, free agency and trade prognosticator and spotrac.com contributor Keith Smith joined “The Pistons Pulse” podcast this week to discuss the Detroit Pistons’ offseason outlook. It’s another pivotal offseason for the Pistons, who have the No. 5 overall pick in the June 22 draft, and roughly $30 million in cap space available
The Pistons Pulse is brought to you by The Detroit Free Press and is co hosted by Bryce Simon of MotorCityHoops and Omari Sankofa II, Detroit Pistons beat writer for The Detroit Free Press. Omari and I are joined this week by one of our favorite guests, Keith Smith, of The Front Office Show and
Apple Podcasts | Spotify • Hosts: Bryce Simon (@MotorCityHoops) and Omari Sankofa II (@omarisankofa) • Producer: Wes Davenport • Editor: Robin Chan • Executive producers: Anjanette Delgado, Kirkland Crawford • Guest: Keith Smith, Spotrac, “Front Office Show” contributor • Email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org On this episode: NBA cap/free agency expert and friend of the show Keith Smith joins us again this week! Bryce, Omari and Keith walk us through potential offseason
Apple Podcasts | Spotify • Hosts: Mark Gorosh (@sportz5176) and Evan Petzold (@evanpetzold) • Editor: Robin Chan • Executive producers: Anjanette Delgado, Kirkland Crawford • Email: email@example.com On this episode: In the shadow of recent injuries and losses that have the team taking a step back overall, Mark and Evan contemplate if Scott Harris will take any action. What kind of grading scale should Harris be
Petre Thomas-USA TODAY Sports Although the Detroit Pistons have struggled to reach the playoffs recently, former players have made an impact on their current teams this postseason. Former Detroit Pistons who made the playoffs: 8. Luke Kennard Since leaving Detroit, Kennard has reached the Western Conference Finals and led the league in three-point shooting percentage.
Monty Williams has a long list of evaluations to make now that he’s in the lead chair. The Detroit Pistons are coming off a 17-win season and have several young players fighting for their roles. Williams is respected for his ability to connect with players and put them in positions to succeed on the floor.
Detroit — New Pistons coach Monty Williams is starting to assemble his coaching staff. The Pistons reportedly are adding former Houston Rockets coach Stephen Silas as the top assistant coach on Williams’ staff, a league source confirmed to The Detroit News on Monday. Silas, 49, is the son of former NBA All-Star and head coach
Monty Williams was officially hired as the Detroit Pistons’ head coach Friday. He has now begun fleshing out his staff. Former Houston Rockets head coach Stephen Silas is joining the Pistons as Williams’ lead assistant, a team source confirmed to the Free Press on Monday. Silas, 49, will bring experience to a bench that will
Detroit Pistons head coach Monty Williams has made his first major addition to his coaching staff, adding former Houston Rockets head coach Stephen Silas to serve as his top assistant, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. Silas spent the previous three seasons as Rockets head coach and the 20 seasons prior to that serving various assistant coaching
Detroit — New Pistons coach Monty Williams is starting to assemble his coaching staff. The Pistons reportedly are expected to hire former Houston Rockets coach Stephen Silas as the top assistant coach on Williams’ staff, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Silas, 49, is the son of former NBA star and head coach Paul Silas. He
There is no lottery system for the second round of the 2023 NBA draft — thankfully for the Detroit Pistons. In addition to the fifth overall pick, the Pistons hold the 31st pick — the first selection in Round 2. There won’t be as much fanfare for whoever the Pistons select, but second-round picks can
Reese Olson talks about his emotions and mentality as he prepared for his debut and how he felt he gained confidence as the game went on.
The Detroit Pistons have made it official: Monty Williams is their new head coach, and he’s not wasting any time. In a statement released Friday, the team announced that Williams has already started to schedule meetings with players and staff. The team plans to formally introduce the former New Orleans and Phoenix coach to the
Detroit — The Pistons have officially named Monty Williams the new head coach of the franchise, the team announced in a statement on Friday night. “I couldn’t be more proud to have Monty joining us at this important time to lead us into the next decade of our future,” Pistons owner Tom Gores said. “He
Dallas Mavericks guard Jaden Hardy. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports) The 2022 NBA Draft featured several influential trades. With the benefit of hindsight, let’s grade each move that was made. The 2022 NBA Draft introduced several future stars into the league. Paolo Banchero, the No. 1 pick, is already the centerpiece of the Orlando Magic rebuild.
Detroit — The Pistons began their coaching search at a time when there weren’t many experienced coaches out on the open market. The process was gradual and diligent by design, especially since early playoff exits and a failure to meet expectations usually result in a re-shuffling of the coaching carousel. As more teams were bounced
Apple Podcasts | Spotify • Hosts: Bryce Simon (@MotorCityHoops) and Omari Sankofa II (@omarisankofa) • Producer: Wes Davenport • Editor: Robin Chan • Executive producers: Anjanette Delgado, Kirkland Crawford • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com On this episode: In this special episode, Bryce and Omari cover the Detroit Pistons’ hiring of Monty Williams and answered viewer questions live during the recording. Catch “The Pistons Pulse” every Tuesday morning at 5 and
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