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AUBURN HILLS, MI - NOVEMBER 3: Chauncey Billuyps #1 of the Detroit Pistons stands for the National Anthem against the Boston Celtics during the game on November 3, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Dan Lippitt/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Decline Team Option On Chauncey Billups

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.

97.1 The Ticket–06/30/2014

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Check Out The New Backyard Basketball Court Of Chauncey Billups

37-year-old Detroit Pistons point guard Chauncey Billups will apparently not have to go far to shoot hoops this summer.

CBS Detroit–06/26/2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX - MAY 19:  (L-R) Team owner Donald Sterling of Los Angeles Clippers talks with team owner Peter Holt of the San Antonio Spurs as the SPurs host the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.   (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Billups On Players’ Response To Sterling: ‘No Way I Would Have Played’

“That would have been my personal option. There’s no way I would have played in that game.”

CBS Detroit–04/28/2014

AUBURN HILLS, MI - FEBRUARY 7: Chauncey Billups #1 of the Detroit Pistons handles the ball against the Brooklyn Nets on February 7, 2014 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chauncey Billups Says He Is Ready To Move From Court To Front Office

The question is whether the Pistons, led by Los Angeles-based owner Tom Gores, will give Billups the opportunity.

CBS Detroit–04/16/2014

MEMPHIS, TN - NOVEMBER 1: Chauncey Billups #1 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against Tony Allen #9 of the Memphis Grizzlies on November 1, 2013 at FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chauncey Billups Undergoes Successful Surgery On His Left Knee

The Detroit Pistons announced today that guard Chauncey Billups underwent a successful arthroscopic surgical procedure on his left knee.

97.1 The Ticket–02/20/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 27: Will Bynum #12 of the Detroit Pistons has his shot blocked by A.J. Price #12 (R) of the Washington Wizards as teammate Kevin Seraphin #13 (L) looks on during the first half at Verizon Center on February 27, 2013 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Cheeks On Heated In-Game Exchange With Bynum: ‘It’s Not An Issue’

Bynum, a sixth-year player, did not seem much happier with the situation on Thursday at the team practice facility.

CBS Detroit–02/06/2014

AUBURN HILLS, MI - OCTOBER 22: Chauncey Billups #1 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against the Washington Wizards during the game on October 22, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by D. Williams/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

‘Mr. Big Shot’ Chauncey Billups Lives Up To His Name In First Game Back

“Some people just have it in them, those ice-cold veins,” said forward Greg Monroe. “He just has a knack for making big shots.”

CBS Detroit–10/31/2013

AUBURN HILLS, MI - OCTOBER 30: Chauncey Billups #1 of the Detroit Pistons controls the ball against the Washington Wizards during the game on October 30, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

New-Look Pistons Beat Wizards 113-102 In Opener

Greg Monroe had 24 points and 16 rebounds, and the new-look Detroit Pistons won their season opener in convincing fashion, beating the Washington Wizards 113-102 Wednesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–10/30/2013

Maurice Cheeks head coach Detroit Pistons talks to the crowd during a Draft Night Party for season ticket holders and fans on June 27, 2013 at Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

No Butterflies For Maurice Cheeks Leading Up To Pistons Opener

The PIstons have missed the playoffs the last four seasons, but if the team’s ability to win has changed as much as its roster, Detroit could be in good shape.

CBS Detroit–10/30/2013

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NBA General Managers Choose Pistons As Team That Will Show Most Improvement In 2013

Detroit Pistons’ general manager Joe Dumars made a splash this summer, adding Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings to a young lineup, and the league has taken notice.

CBS Detroit–10/22/2013

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