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Tony Mitchell #9, Peyton Siva #34, and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope #5, of the Detroit Pistons pose for a portrait during the 2013 NBA rookie photo shoot at the MSG Training Center on August 6, 2013 in Greenburgh, New York.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

New-Look Pistons Eyeing Playoff Bid

The Detroit Pistons have little use for all those clichés about taking the season one game at a time.

97.1 The Ticket–10/01/2013

DETROIT - APRIL 8: General Manager Dave Dombrowski of the Detroit Tigers smiles prior to the opening day game against the Minnesota Twins on April 8, 2004 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers won the game, 10-6. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

Ranking The General Managers In Detroit Sports — Who’s No. 1?

Dave Dombrowski is the only man on the list who doesn’t have to worry about a salary cap.

97.1 The Ticket–08/07/2013

The Detroit Pistons dancers pose for a photo before a game against the Toronto Raptors on April 22, 2012 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan.  (Photo by J. Dennis/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Detroit Pistons Dancer Auditions – July 21 and 22

Dancers will be judged on dance ability, athleticism, personality, self-confidence, and the ability to be a team player — qualities that embody being a Detroit Pistons Dancer.

97.1 The Ticket–07/19/2013

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Dumars Denies Rondo, Jennings Trade Rumors

The Pistons could have drafted former Michigan point guard Trey Burke, but they did not. They could have traded for a point guard, but as yet, they have not.

CBS Detroit–07/16/2013

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Billups Wants To Help Revive Franchise, Get Pistons Back To ‘Respectabililty’

Even though Chauncey Billups has been away for a while, the current state of the Detroit Pistons franchise still makes him sad.

CBS Detroit–07/16/2013

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Josh Smith And The Future Of The Detroit Pistons

But is it death or the chance at rebirth? Read the entire story HERE.

97.1 The Ticket–07/16/2013

BROOKLYN, NY - APRIL 17: Will Bynum #12 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against Andray Blatche #0 of the Brooklyn Netson April 17, 2013 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bynum Says Detroit ‘Perfect’ For Him, Looking Forward To More Success

“It’s going to probably be one of the best frontcourts in the NBA,” Bynum said.

CBS Detroit–07/15/2013

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 26:  Josh Smith #5 of the Atlanta Hawks poses for a photo after the game against the Detroit Pistons on December 26, 2012 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.  Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Josh Smith Addresses ‘Lazy’ Play, Says ‘We’re A Playoff Team Right Now’

On his reputation for sometimes “lazy play,” Smith said, “Basketball is a game of imperfection.”

97.1 The Ticket–07/11/2013

It's looking like the young guns in Jamal Crawford and Eric Bledsoe will be key in a championship pursuit, not vets like Chauncey Billups and Grant Hill. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Agree To 2-Year Deal With Chauncey Billups

The five-time All-Star turns 37 in September.

CBS Detroit–07/11/2013

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 26:  Josh Smith #5 of the Atlanta Hawks keeps control of the ball against Austin Daye #5 of the Detroit Pistons on December 26, 2012 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.   (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons’ Dumars Compares Josh Smith To LeBron

“We see Josh in that same vein, as someone that can play multiple positions and match up with whoever,” Dumars said.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2013