Mo Cheeks

Phil Jackson. (File photo/Kevork Djansezian)

Phil Jackson As Pistons Coach?

In May of 2013, the Detroit Pistons hired Phil Jackson to serve as an adviser in the search for a new head coach.

97.1 The Ticket–02/11/2014

Head coach Maurice Cheeks looks on while playing the Indiana Pacers at the Palace of Auburn Hills on November 5, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Indiana won the game 99-91.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Pistons Fire Coach Maurice Cheeks, No Word On Replacement

The poor attendance that’s become commonplace at The Palace hasn’t changed – and Detroit’s 11-15 home record hasn’t helped.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 28:  Head coach Maurice Cheeks of the Detroit Pistons looks on during the second half of the Pistons 106-82 loss to the Washington Wizards at Verizon Center on December 28, 2013 in Washington, DC. 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 Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pistons Confirm Firing Of Maurice Cheeks With 32 Games Left In Season

The Pistons had won two straight and four of their last six, but it was too late for new head coach Maurice Cheeks, who was fired Sunday.

CBS Detroit–02/09/2014

Head coach Maurice Cheeks of the Philadelphia 76ers coaches against the Chicago Bulls at the United Center on December 2, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report States Pistons Head Coach, Mo Cheeks, Fired

Yahoo Sports reports that Mo Cheeks, the head coach for the Detroit Pistons has been fired.

97.1 The Ticket–02/09/2014

Maurice Cheeks head coach Detroit Pistons talks to the crowd during a Draft Night Party for season ticket holders and fans on June 27, 2013 at Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

A Conversation With New Pistons Head Coach Mo Cheeks

The 2013-14 Pistons met with the media on Tuesday as a hungry franchise and hungry fanbase gets ready for a brand new NBA Season.

97.1 The Ticket–10/01/2013

AUBURN HILLS, MI - JULY 16:  Joe Dumars, President of Basketball Operations (R), presents a new Detroit Piston, Chauncey Billups, with his new jersey at a press conference at Palace of Auburn Hills on July 16, 2013 at Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Finally Adding Significant Help

Joe Dumars and the Detroit Pistons had been waiting a while for this offseason — and it showed.

97.1 The Ticket–07/18/2013

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Cheeks Is Pistons’ New Coach, With Work To Do

Nearly two months after Lawrence Frank was fired, the Detroit Pistons introduced their new coach — Maurice Cheeks.

97.1 The Ticket–06/13/2013

Detroit Pistons vs. Philadelphia 76ers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2008 NBA Playoffs at the Palace of Auburn Hills on April 23, 2008 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Getty Images)

Pistons’ New Coach Revered For Character, But Can He Win Games?

Some people question how good a coach he is because of his mediocre 284-286 record as a head coach, but no one disputes the kind of person he is.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2013