Stan Van Gundy

PORTLAND, OR - MARCH 13: Stan Van Gundy of the Detroit Pistons stands on the court during a game against Portland Trail Blazers on March 13, 2015 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon. 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stan Van Gundy, Pistons Set For Busy Summer

Stan Van Gundy has a busy summer ahead as president of the Detroit Pistons.

97.1 The Ticket–04/17/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 12: Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons goes for the dunk against the Charlotte Hornets during the game on April 12, 2015 at The Palace of Auburn in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Van Gundy Encouraged By Improvement Of Team, Organization; Monroe, Jennings Still Big Questions

“We know how we’re going to work, we know how we want to play … That gives us a big step forward going into next year,” Van Gundy said.

CBS Detroit–04/16/2015

ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 27: Andre Drummond #0 of the Detroit Pistons dunks against the Orlando Magic on March 27, 2015 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Owner Tom Gores Talks Drummond, Monroe, Van Gundy

“Andre is a maximum guy,” Gores said, according to the team. “He’s a maximum guy, and he’s not only a great player, he’s a great person.”

CBS Detroit–04/16/2015

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Stan Van Gundy Jets Past Grizzlies Coach While Shaking Hands [VIDEO]

“I have no idea what was different tonight,” the coach said.

97.1 The Ticket–03/18/2015

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 25: Tayshaun Prince #22 of the Detroit Pistons looks on during a game against the Miami Heat on January 25, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Karsch And Anderson Champ And Chump Of The Weekend

Champ: Stan Van Gundy for pulling off the trade for Reggie Jackson. Chump: Tayshaun Price for sounding like he doesn’t want to play in Detroit.

97.1 The Ticket–02/24/2015

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 25: Tayshaun Prince #22 of the Detroit Pistons looks on during a game against the Miami Heat on January 25, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Tayshaun Prince ‘Not Unhappy’ – But Perhaps Not Thrilled – At Return To Detroit

Van Gundy knows that Prince, a former Detroit Piston whom the team brought back Thursday in a deadline deal, wanted a buyout this season.

CBS Detroit–02/20/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 28:  Reggie Jackson #15 of the Oklahoma City Thunder handles the ball against Lou Amundson #21 of the New York Knicks on January 28, 2015 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

With Deadline Trade For Jackson, Pistons Had Long Term In Mind

Van Gundy expressed excitement about what will happen as the young players mature collectively.

CBS Detroit–02/20/2015

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - NOVEMBER 14: Reggie Jackson #15 of the Oklahoma City Thunder looks to pass the ball against the Detroit Pistons during an NBA game on November 14, 2014 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Van Gundy Says Pistons Could Keep Both Jackson And Jennings Long-Term

Jennings had been the starter; now Van Gundy has essentially named Jackson to that role not just this season but in the future as well.

CBS Detroit–02/20/2015

SACRAMENTO, CA - JANUARY 16: Head coach Tyrone Corbin of the Sacramento Kings coaches against the Miami Heat on January 16, 2015 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Stan Van Gundy Calls Out Kings For Treatment Of Tyrone Corbin

“Tyrone Corbin is a class act,” Van Gundy said. “He’s being treated very, very poorly.”

CBS Detroit–02/12/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 2:  D.J. Augustin #14 of the Detroit Pistons handles the ball against the New York Knicks during the game on January 2, 2015 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Van Gundy, Pistons Confident They Have Enough To Win Without Jennings

“I feel bad for him, but I’m not going to stand up here and say that’s the reason,” Van Gundy said. “We’ve got good enough players to win.”

CBS Detroit–01/28/2015

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