Pistons want SVG to coach, run ops

Updated: May 13, 2014, 7:20 PM ET
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

The Detroit Pistons are progressing toward a deal with Stan Van Gundy that would make him their coach and president of basketball operations, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.

Sources told ESPN.com that Van Gundy is leaning toward accepting Detroit's aggressive pitch, despite strong interest from the Golden State Warriors regarding their coaching job.

The Pistons are hoping their unique offer of personnel control on top of the coaching duties -- something Van Gundy ...

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