You could even make a case that they might have the best long-term solution as coach in place since Chuck Daly.
The Detroit Pistons have reached a deal in principle with Stan Van Gundy to make him their new coach and president of basketball operations, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
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My overall grade is a …. and that’s ONLY because I value a championship more than anything else.
The Pistons, who once trailed by 22, cut the deficit to nine at one point in the fourth quarter, led by Andre Drummond …
The Philadelphia 76ers snapped their NBA record-tying, 26-game losing streak, routing the Detroit Pistons 123-98 on Saturday night to avoid establishing the longest skid in U.S. major pro sports history.
The banged-up Heat had little trouble with the Pistons even though they were without Dwyane Wade, Mario Chalmers, Ray Allen and Greg Oden.
Greg Monroe scored 22 points to lead the Pistons, who lost their 11th in a row on the road.
Drummond fell to the ground after what looked like inadvertent contact with Roy Hibbert of the Pacers during a scramble near the basket.
The Raptors handed Detroit its 10th straight road defeat, beating the Pistons 101-87.