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2016 Schedule
44-38, 3rd in Central
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Pistons will climb in East next season

In the ninth annual Summer Forecast, ESPN's expert panel predicts an improvement of only one win. But that will be good enough to move Detroit from eighth in the East to a tie for fourth -- and home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs? Forecast: 2016-17 East standings

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NBA's best poster dunks (1:27)
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Drummond gets put on a poster twice (0:34)
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Can the NBA fix the “hack-a” problem?

According to Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy, Andre Drummond shoots around 65 percent from the free throw line in practice. However, the 7-footer shot only 35.5 percent in games last season. Tom Haberstroh explores the "hack-a-player" epidemic going on throughout the league. Bigs at the foul line

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Magic's Meeks out indefinitely after foot surgery

Magic guard Jodie Meeks underwent surgery on Tuesday to stabilize the fifth metatarsal in his right foot, the bone he broke during the second game last season.

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NBA takes a hack at hacking

The league's board of governors has approved rule changes aimed at curbing the strategy of deliberately fouling poor free-throw shooters. That should be welcome news to Andre Drummond and the Pistons.

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Summertime = NBA stars schooling kids on the court (1:26)

Team Stats

Points Per Game102.019th
Rebounds Per Game46.32nd
Assists Per Game19.427th
Points Allowed101.412th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2015-164438.537
2014-153250.390
2013-142953.354
2012-132953.354
2011-122541.379