DETROIT (AP) — G-League in the D.

The Detroit Pistons are planning to bring an NBA G League affiliate to Detroit.

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The Pistons announced Wednesday their G League team would play in a new arena that Wayne State University is planning to build for its basketball programs. The school’s board of governors has approved the facility.

 

 

 

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It’s not clear when Detroit would begin hosting G League games. The Pistons said there are ongoing discussions with G League officials about an expansion team — and the Pistons’ current G League affiliate, which plays in Grand Rapids. The Pistons and the Grand Rapids Drive have an agreement that runs through the 2020-21 G League season.

 

 

 

 

 

The G League is the NBA’s developmental league.

 

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