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Jason Maxiell #54 of the Detroit Pistons looks on during the game between the Detroit Pistons and the Portland Trail Blazers on March 16, 2013 at the Rose Garden Arena in Portland, Oregon.  (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jason Maxiell Leaves Pistons

After eight years with the Detroit Pistons, free agent forward Jason Maxiell has signed a two-year, $5 million deal with the Orlando Magic, according to Yahoo Sports.

CBS Detroit–07/18/2013

AUBURN HILLS, MI - JANUARY 12:  Jason Maxiell #54 of the Detroit Pistons rebounds against the Utah Jazz on January 12, 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)

Pistons’ Maxiell Is The Gold Standard In Detroit Sports

He does the right things on and off the court. He is never a problem, rather always part of the solution.

97.1 The Ticket–01/23/2013

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Maxiell’s Improved Shooting Leads To Career-High In Points

Jason Maxiell has a well-earned reputation as an undersized banger. For a majority of his career, he has contributed offensively with put-backs, alley-oop dunks and lay-ups.

97.1 The Ticket–03/13/2012

AUBURN HILLS, MI - APRIL 8:  Jason Maxiell #54 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against Carlos Delfino #10 and Larry Sanders #8 of the Milwaukee Bucks on April 8, 2011 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 2011 NBAE (Photo by J. Dennis Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Detroit Pistons Roster Report 1-20-12

C Jason Maxiell continues to play steady minutes off the bench because F Charlie Villanueva is sidelined with an ankle injury.

97.1 The Ticket–01/20/2012

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Pistons Report: Roster

Richard Hamilton on Saturday made his first start since Dec. 17 against Denver. Hamilton replaced Ben Gordon in the lineup after back-to-back 20-point games off the bench.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2011

Differing Styles Of Dwight Howard, Chris Bosh Await Pistons

After absorbing a 37-point, 15-rebound beating from Amar’e Stoudemire in a double-overtime loss to New York on Sunday, the struggling Pistons now face a pair of big men who pose different problems: Dwight Howard tonight […]

11/30/2010

Pistons Drop 11th Straight

Sometimes a change of scenery does a player a world of good. Take former Michigan star Jamal Crawford. In nine previous NBA seasons, Crawford had earned a reputation as a gunner who only looked to […]

04/03/2010

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