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.
Sacramento had made calls about Smith in June, but Detroit never heard an offer that remotely interested them and never seriously engaged in discussions, sources told Yahoo Sports.
I have to give it to Drummond, he really got creative with this Vine.
By now every Pistons fan has come across the ESPN story from last week reporting that the Pistons have reopened trade talks with the Kings to send Josh Smith to Sacramento for next to nothing.
It’s nice to see the Pistons are at least trying to get out from under this mess that was left by former GM Joe Dumars.
The Indiana Pacers blew Lance Stephenson a kiss goodbye and jumped on Rodney Stuckey to fill the void.
This offseason makeover for the Detroit Pistons is a bit different than last year’s.
In signing Augustin and Caron Butler, Detroit got a pair of first-round picks who both made big contributions to playoff teams last season.
“We’re ready,” Van Gundy said later. “We hope it goes our way, but if not, we’ll adjust and move on.”
The U.S. will be led by Durant, the NBA scoring champion from the Oklahoma City Thunder who was the MVP of the 2010 World Championship, which has since been renamed.