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Billups Wants To Help Revive Franchise, Get Pistons Back To ‘Respectabililty’

Even though Chauncey Billups has been away for a while, the current state of the Detroit Pistons franchise still makes him sad.

CBS Detroit–07/16/2013

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Joe Dumars Regrets Trading Chauncey Billups

“To be honest with you, at the start, when it first happened, I was hurt,” Chauncey Billups said.

CBS Detroit–07/16/2013

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Andre Drummond Gives Up No. 1 For Billups

After the applause and cheering died down, Billups explained how he got his number back.

CBS Detroit–07/16/2013

BROOKLYN, NY - APRIL 17: Will Bynum #12 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against Andray Blatche #0 of the Brooklyn Netson April 17, 2013 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bynum Says Detroit ‘Perfect’ For Him, Looking Forward To More Success

“It’s going to probably be one of the best frontcourts in the NBA,” Bynum said.

CBS Detroit–07/15/2013


Leyland’s Tirade Overshadows Loss To Last-Place White Sox

Hunter said: “I know what he’s doing. He’s calming us down so we don’t get ejected. He’d rather take the fall than all our players.”

CBS Detroit–07/12/2013

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 22: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after hitting a first inning home run off pitcher Allen Webster #64 of the Boston Red Sox scoring Austin Jackson #14, Torii Hunter #48 and Miguel Cabrera #24 in the first inning of the game at Comerica Park on June 22, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Martinez Buoys Detroit Tigers’ Monster Offense

The heart of the Detroit Tigers’ batting order is one of the best in baseball. With the resurgence of Victor Martinez, it becomes monstrous.

CBS Detroit–07/11/2013

AUBURN HILLS, MI - JUNE 1:  (L-R) Chauncey Billups #1, Rasheed Wallace #30, President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars (holding trophy) and Ben Wallace #3 of the Detroit Pistons celebrate their win over the Indiana Pacers in Game six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2004 NBA Playoffs at The Palace of Auburn Hills on June 1, 2004 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.  The Pistons defeated the Pacers 69-65 and won the 2004 Eastern Conference Championship.  (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

Dumars: ‘Good Possibility’ Rasheed Wallace Will Join Pistons

Would you let former NBA bad boy Rasheed Wallace represent your organization and take a leadership role?

CBS Detroit–06/28/2013

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 4:  Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Tampa Bay Rays in the ninth inning at Comerica Park on June 4, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Phil Coke: ‘Something’s Got To Give’

Phil Coke is as aggravated as anybody about how the Detroit Tigers – himself included – are playing right now.

CBS Detroit–06/28/2013

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 08: Trey Burke #3 of the Michigan Wolverines reacts in the secon dhalf against the Louisville Cardinals during the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at the Georgia Dome on April 8, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

U-M Basketball Earns NBA Draft Distinction

Compared to many mock drafts, Trey Burke went lower than expected, and Tim Hardaway went higher than anticipated.

CBS Detroit–06/28/2013

DETROIT, MI - MAY 12:  Jose Valverde #46 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Cleveland Indians in the ninth inning at Comerica Park on May 12, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Valverde gave up the tying run for his first blown save in the Indians 4-3 win over the Tigers. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Jose Valverde Accepts Triple-A Assignment

Detroit Tigers fans may not have seen the last of Jose Valverde after all.

CBS Detroit–06/27/2013