Greg Monroe

AUBURN HILLS, MI - NOVEMBER 05: Head coach Stan Van Gundy yells from the sideline while playing the New York Knicks at the Palace of Auburn Hills on November 5, 2014 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Detroit won the game 98-95.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Monroe Leads Pistons Past Knicks 98-95 For 1st Win

A year ago, the Detroit Pistons might have let the New York Knicks walk out of the Palace with a comeback victory.

97.1 The Ticket–11/06/2014

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Greg Monroe Addresses Strange Offseason: ‘The Pistons Offered Me A Long-Term Deal…I Decided To Turn It Down’

This summer, Monroe did something almost unheard of for a frontline NBA player — he signed a one-year qualifying deal that costs him almost $10 million for this season.

97.1 The Ticket–09/29/2014

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Greg Monroe Allegedly Urinated On Himself After Traffic Stop

“I’m just trying not to be in the newspaper,” Monroe allegedly told the police.

97.1 The Ticket–09/11/2014

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Greg Monroe Suspended Two Games For Driving While Impaired

Less than 24 hours after signing a qualifying offer with the Pistons, forward Greg Monroe has been suspended by the NBA for two games.

CBS Detroit–09/09/2014

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Greg Monroe Signs Qualifying Offer

The Detroit Pistons announced today that forward Greg Monroe has signed the team’s one-year qualifying offer for the 2014-15 season.

97.1 The Ticket–09/08/2014

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Report: Greg Monroe Officially Signs Qualifying Offer With Pistons

The deal will make Monroe a Piston through the upcoming season and later an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2015.

97.1 The Ticket–09/05/2014

INDIANAPOLIS - APRIL 2: Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on April 2, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Greg Monroe Tells Pistons He Will Sign Qualifying Offer

A restricted free agent, the 24-year-old Monroe had limited options this season if he wanted to part ways with the Pistons.

CBS Detroit–08/12/2014

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 8: Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons drives to the basket against Paul Millsap #4 of the Atlanta Hawks on April 8, 2014 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.  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 Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Greg Monroe Willing To Sign Qualifying Offer

New Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy has consistently stated that Detroit wants to keep Monroe, and Van Gundy has said he talks to Monroe’s agent, David Falk, on a regular basis.

CBS Detroit–08/12/2014

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 8: Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons drives to the basket against Paul Millsap #4 of the Atlanta Hawks on April 8, 2014 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.  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 Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

SI Story Says Monroe’s Throwback Status Has Hurt Him In Free Agency

Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe’s traditional style makes him a difficult fit in today’s NBA, Mahoney writes.

CBS Detroit–07/31/2014

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - APRIL 16: Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against the Oklahoma City Thunder on April 16, 2014 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stan Van Gundy’s Courtship Of Greg Monroe Continues

“We’re ready,” Van Gundy said later. “We hope it goes our way, but if not, we’ll adjust and move on.”

CBS Detroit–07/15/2014

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