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5hZach Lowe

Grantland: NBA free agency winners and losers

Zach Lowe breaks down how teams have done in free agency so far, from the obvious winners (Spurs) and losers (Trail Blazers, Clippers) to those who got left out in the cold (Lakers, Knicks, Kings, among others).

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Report: Former Magic GM returns to Amway Center

Otis Smith showed up at Amway Center for the first time in three years and said he's only looking forward. Smith, who played for the team from 1989 to 1992, worked for the club from 1996 through 2012 when he agreed to step away from his position.

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Report: Jackson happy with 5-year, $80 million deal

Detroit Pistons president of basketball operations and head coach Stan Van Gundy traded for Reggie Jackson in February and Thursday the point guard will officially sign his new contract worth an estimated $80 million.

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But does he have his own candy bar?

Reggie Jackson's new Pistons contract will reportedly pay him $80 million over 5 years, or an average of $16M per season. That's more per year than baseball Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson made in his entire career ($9.15M). The salary breakdown

Reggie Jackson gets big deal from Pistons (2:44)
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Report: Thomas impressing with hustle, defense in Orlando

Adonis Thomas is hoping to receive an invitation to training camp and over the first two games of action during the Orlando Summer League, the forward has impressed the Detroit Pistons decision-makes with his all-out hustle and defense.

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2dBrian Windhorst

Sources: Pistons, G Jackson agree to $80M deal

The Detroit Pistons have re-signed restricted free agent point guard Reggie Jackson to a five-year, $80 million contract, sources told

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Stanley Johnson scores 24 points in Pistons' win

After scoring 13 points off the bench in his summer league debut, Stanley Johnson earned a start on Sunday against the Los Angeles Clippers. Johnson followed up a solid debut with an even better performance: 24 points, nine rebounds and three steals.

Johnson looking good for Pistons

No. 8 overall pick Stanley Johnson has 20 points on 8-of-11 shooting and the Pistons lead the Clippers by 16 after three quarters in Orlando Summer League action.


Stanley Johnson back in action

The No. 8 pick in June's draft scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting in his Summer League debut Saturday. He'll look to build on that as the Pistons face the Clippers in Orlando.

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Report: Johnson impresses off bench in summer debut

Stanley Johnson came off the bench and scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting in his summer league debut for the Detroit Pistons. Johnson also added three assists and four rebounds in the Pistons' loss.

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Pistons overpay backup big man?

Detroit signed Aron Baynes to a three-year deal worth up to $20 million, which Kevin Pelton questions due to Andre Drummond's presence on their roster. Pelton’s day-two analysis (insider)

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Report: Time for Dinwiddie to show leadership

The Detroit Pistons selected Spencer Dinwiddie in the second round of the 2014 NBA draft. Heading into his second season with the team, Dinwiddie needs to show he can be a leader running the offense.

Pelton: Win-win deal for Pistons, Suns

Kevin Pelton writes the Suns' trade of Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock and Danny Granger to Detroit gives Phoenix the cap room to sign LaMarcus Aldridge without risking too much if he spurns them. Trade grades (Insider)

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Suns split up Morris twins, trade Marcus

Markieff and Marcus played 4 years together at Kansas, and after being apart their rookie season in the NBA, have played together on the Suns since 2012-13. Markieff has shot 49.5% from the field in his NBA career with his brother on court with him, and 43.9% with his brother off court. Marcus was sent to Detroit.

Monroe chooses Bucks over Lakers, Knicks (1:22)
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5dMarc Stein

Sources: Pistons lure Baynes away from Spurs

The Detroit Pistons have reached terms on a deal to sign Australian center Aron Baynes away from the San Antonio Spurs, according to league sources.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game98.518th
Rebounds Per Game44.94th
Assists Per Game21.616th
Points Allowed99.514th

Team History