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Report: Pistons Likely Won’t Trade Josh Smith

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.

97.1 The Ticket–07/21/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - MARCH 24:  Brandon Jennings #7 of the Detroit Pistons goes for the steal against Trey Burke #3 of the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena on March 24, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

If You Want Nothing In Return, Trade Jennings, Not Smith [BLOG]

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.

97.1 The Ticket–07/21/2014

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ESPN Report: Josh Smith Still On The Trade Block

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.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2014

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Stein: Pistons And Kings Discussing Deal Involving Josh Smith

Mark Stein of ESPN tweeted Tuesday that the Pistons have had preliminary talks with the Sacramento Kings about moving Smith out to California.

97.1 The Ticket–06/24/2014

AUBURN HILLS, MI - MAY 15: Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores (L) talks with new head coach and President of Basketball Operations Stan Van Gundy after a press conference to introduce Van Gundy at the Palace of Auburn Hills on May 15, 2014 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.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Gores, Van Gundy Say Resetting Franchise Culture Is Priority

The Detroit Pistons need this time to be different, and yet the start of this next chapter felt familiar.

CBS Detroit–05/16/2014

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Josh Smith Wants To Team Up With Rajon Rondo [VIDEO]

Do you see a scenario where the two could be paired in Detroit?

97.1 The Ticket–03/10/2014

INDIANAPOLIS - DECEMBER 16: Josh Smith #6 of the Detroit Pistons blocks a shot against David West #21 of the Indiana Pacers late in the 4th quarter at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on December 16, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and condition of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: 2013 NBAE  (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Pistons Shopped Josh Smith Before Trade Deadline

Detroit’s frontcourt has been crowded this season, and with the trade deadline passed and no movement by the Pistons, it looks like that will continue.

CBS Detroit–02/20/2014

AUBURN HILLS, MI - FEBRUARY 12: Will Bynum #12 of the Detroit Pistons shoots a layup against the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 12, 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)

Pistons, Bobcats Vie For Playoff Spot In First Of Back-to-Back Games

As Detroit tries to get back into the playoff picture, a miniseries with the Charlotte Bobcats will be one of their best opportunities.

CBS Detroit–02/18/2014

AUBURN HILLS, MI - FEBRUARY 12: Kyrie Irving #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers drives against the Detroit Pistons on February 12, 2014 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Loyer Will Spend All-Star Break Looking For Answers After Another Fourth-Quarter Meltdown

The NBA All-Star Break will not be a vacation for Detroit Pistons interim coach John Loyer.

CBS Detroit–02/13/2014

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Josh Smith With The Worst Shot EVER [VIDEO]

Josh Smith should maybe watch a few of these YouTube videos before he attempts another shot like he did last night against the Dallas Mavericks.

97.1 The Ticket–01/27/2014

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