Pistons Struggle Without Rose & Griffin, Lose In MiamiButler scored 11 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, added 13 assists and the Miami Heat wasted most of what was a 29-point lead before hanging on to beat the shorthanded Detroit Pistons 117-108 on Tuesday night.
Pistons Ready For Blake Griffin ReturnBlake Griffin has been cleared by the Detroit Pistons' medical staff for basketball-related activities, and the team says his progress will be monitored daily.
Pistons Rout Knicks 122-102Tony Snell connected from beyond the arc to open the scoring in the first few seconds of the game.
20 Turnovers Doom Casey And Pistons In TorontoAndre Drummond had 21 points and 22 rebounds for the Pistons, who have lost three of four. Derrick Rose added 16 points and 10 assists.
Pistons Drop Home Opener To Trae Young And HawksIf anyone at Little Caesars Arena doubted how good Young was feeling, he made it clear midway through the second quarter, hitting a 3-pointer from the edge of the Pistons logo at half court.
Andre Drummond And Luke Kennard Go Off On Indiana In Season Opener 119-110Drummond scored 32 points, grabbed 23 rebounds and blocked four shots while Kennard made half of his career-high six 3-pointers in the final six minutes to help the Pistons pull away for a 119-110 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.
Griffin To Miss Start Of SeasonThe Detroit Pistons will begin the season without star forward Blake Griffin, whose injury issues have flared up again.
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Detroit Pistons Waive Veteran Joe JohnsonThe Detroit Pistons have waived veteran Joe Johnson.
Piston Additions Rose & Johnson Have Lots To ProveBlake Griffin was asked to recall the early stages of Derrick Rose's career, when the dynamic point guard won an MVP for the Chicago Bulls at age 22.
Pistons Hoping To Show ProgressIn a league with so many teams either contending or rebuilding, the Detroit Pistons haven't been doing much of either.
Detroit Pistons Complete Move To MidtownThe Detroit Pistons today opened the Henry Ford Detroit Pistons Performance Center, a $90 million state-of-the-art training center and corporate headquarters in the New Center area of Detroit.
Pistons Owner Tom Gores Says "We Have To Do More""We have to do more," Gores said. "Coach said it up there. He thinks we're in great shape, a lot better than we were last year, when we made the playoffs.
Blake Griffin And Coach Casey Devise Plan For NBA Grind"I sort of consider this summer a healthy summer," Griffin said. "It was kind of a four-to-six-week recovery. I think I was back on the court mid-June — so really only a couple weeks after I was last summer."
AP Source Reporting Joe Johnson Signs With PistonsA person with knowledge of the agreement says the Detroit Pistons have reached a deal with 38-year-old swingman Joe Johnson.