The Detroit Pistons turned some heads last month when they drafted Stanley Johnson with the No. 8 pick. The Pistons passed on Justise Winslow, who was selected two picks later at No.
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).
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.
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.
Day by day, Billy Donovan is feeling more and more like an NBA head coach.
Chicago, a team now rife with questions, will have to overcome more than just a more formidable Cavs team to get to the NBA Finals next season.
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
The Detroit Pistons' $80 million contract with point guard Reggie Jackson inspires a salary comparison with Baseball Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson.
A broken nose will sideline Detroit Pistons forward Quincy Miller for four to six weeks, which means he won't be able to play in the Orlando summer league.
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.
The Detroit Pistons have re-signed restricted free agent point guard Reggie Jackson to a five-year, $80 million contract, sources told ESPN.com.
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.
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.
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)
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)
The Phoenix Suns have traded Marcus Morris, Danny Granger and Reggie Bullock to the Detroit Pistons for a future draft pick.
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.
Greg Monroe's decision to join the Milwaukee Bucks and Sacramento's salary dump highlight Day 2 of NBA free agency.
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.