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Andrew Gaze: The gamble that's paying off handsomely

The NBL’s biggest off-season addition may turn out to be the Sydney Kings surprise signing of 7-time MVP Andrew Gaze as Head Coach.

You might be thinking a lot about the rising NBL wave we are all riding at the moment: about the number of elite Australian players who have come back to play here, rather than overseas; about the high level of play from all 8 teams in the early rounds; about the increasingly talented batch of imports that seem to hit our shores; about the subtle changes to court designs (both good and bad); about the style simplification and visual clean up of team uniforms… and on and on. 1,271 more words

Basketball

If Pistons Decide to Add a Point-Guard, Who Should they Target?

On the eve of the Detroit Pistons preseason opener, ESPN reporter Marc Stein sent shock waves through the Pistons fan base when he tweeted Reggie Jackson may miss time to start the season. 656 more words

Five Questions Entering the Offseason

The Detroit Pistons’ season has come to an end. After making the NBA Playoffs for the first time in six seasons, Detroit was swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers. 1,483 more words

Andre Drummond

Detroit Vs. Cleveland Series Preview: Guard Match Ups

                  It is very easy to be dismissive of the 2015-2016 Detroit Pistons’ chances against Cleveland.  The Cavaliers come into the first round series as the number 1 seed in the Eastern Conference and with LeBron James at the helm.  1,173 more words

Lebron James

Recap: Heat vs. Pistons

Well, step one is now complete. The Heat went into Detroit and beat the Pistons 99-93 to even the season series between the two teams. The Heat owe this to the fairly new member of the team, Joe Johnson. 303 more words

NBA

Gypsies Are On The Loose In The NBA

You might be asking yourself “what the fuck is an NBA gypsy?”  Truth be told, an exact definition can’t be provided.  But just like SCOTUS… 530 more words

SPORTS

Last Night's Thoughts Today: Hornets 104 - Pistons 84

Monday night welcomed a matchup between two Eastern Conference playoff hopefuls as the Detroit Pistons traveled to Charlotte to face the Hornets.  Much of the focus entering the game was focused on Andre Drummond vs. 1,339 more words

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