Stan Van Gundy is now entering season two of his attempt to bring the Detroit Pistons back to prominence, and at this point the easiest way to acquire help may be by targeting players who aren’t on the open market.
Well, to clarify, he can sort of dunk.
With the trade for Ersan Ilyasova, the Pistons got all three attributes in one player, Stan Van Gundy said Tuesday.
Ilyasova averaged 11.5 points and 4.8 rebounds for the Bucks last year, and he made 38.9 percent of his attempts from beyond the arc.
The Detroit Pistons announced today that Arnie Kander has informed the organization of his intent to resign as physical therapist effective June 30.
The Pistons continued with their pre-draft due diligence Monday, hosting six more players for a workout at the team’s practice facility.
Oakland County executive L. Brooks Patterson has said he would oppose any effort by the Pistons to leave The Palace.
Owner Tom Gores announced today that renowned sports agent Arn Tellem has agreed to join Palace Sports & Entertainment (PS&E), as Vice Chairman.
Gentry had been a head coach with the Los Angeles Clippers (2000-03), Detroit (1997-2000) and Miami (1994-95). He served as Doc Rivers’ top assistant with the Clippers last season.
“LeBron came into the league knowing how to play basketball and involve his teammates,” Laimbeer said. “Jordan had to learn that, and then they had to assemble some great teammates around him in order for him to win.”