Payne averaged 12.5 points and seven rebounds while starting all six games for the Hawks’ Las Vegas summer league team this month.
The 6-foot-6 Dinwiddie will have a shot to play a lot in Van Gundy’s first season of leading the team on the sideline and from the front office.
“As in our previous years, we will have a very challenging non-conference schedule,” said U-M head coach John Beilein.
The Pistons hope Meeks will help bolster their perimeter shooting after he averaged a career-high 15.7 points last season for the Los Angeles Lakers.
The first order of business this offseason has been to add some perimeter help for the team’s imposing set of big men.
Gray split time with the Raptors and Kings last season, playing 37 games while posting averages of 1.8 points per game and 3.0 rebounds.
McGary spent two years at Michigan and was Oklahoma City’s top draft pick in last month’s NBA Draft, going 21st overall.
Billups, who had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee in February, played in just 19 games in the 2013-14 campaign, averaging 3.8 points and 2.2 assists.
Two weeks have now passed since we last saw the San Antonio Spurs dismantle the Miami Heat to win their fifth championship. On Thursday, it will be time for the winners to put the champagne down as the 2014 NBA Draft commences
Here’s a look at some of the trades that the Pistons could make to help aspiring teams adjust their rosters to bring the King to town.