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- Pistons mascot scares Joakim Noah after Bulls win March 7, 2014Following the Chicago Bulls win over the Detroit Pistons, where Joakim Noah recorded a triple-double, the Pistons mascot Hooper, decided to create the highlight of the game for the Pistons. Hooper scared the crap out of Noah and his reaction was utterly priceless. Too bad Noah got the last laugh with the win and the triple-double. [Beyond The Buzzer] The post Pistons mascot scares Joakim Noah after Bulls win appeared first on Diehardsport.
- Report: Joe Dumars Expects to be Fired as Pistons GM March 6, 2014I don’t know if this necessarily means he will get fired, but I know some Pistons fans will be happy to read this. While reports dismiss the possibility of the Detroit Pistons supplanting their current GM, Joe Dumars, with his former championship backcourt mate, Isiah Thomas, sources do not expect Dumars to stay in the […]
- VIDEO: Pistons mascot scares Joakim Noah March 6, 2014The Chicago Bulls defeated the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night 105-94 and only two things disrupted Joakim Noah. Noah just recorded his second triple-double in his last three games in the win over the Pistons, and was only setback by a finger injury. Before the game however, Noah was seen joking around with the Pistons’ […]
- Pistons GM Joe Dumars Expects To Be Fired March 6, 2014When Joe Dumars became the President of the Detroit Pistons Basketball Operations prior to the 2000-01 season, the Pistons were still struggling to put together a NBA Championship contender. Dumars traded Grant Hill to the Orlando Magic in 2000 and in returned received Ben Wallace. Slowly but surely Dumars continued to make key acquisitions. In 2002 the Pistons signed Chauncey Billups from free agency, received Rip Hamilton in a trade with the Washington Wizards, and drafted Tayshaun Prince. Finally in February 2004, the Pistons made a trade for Rasheed Wallace and would later go on to win the NBA Championship that year. During Dumars tenure the Pistons made it to six consecutive Eastern Conference Finals (2003-2008) and back to back NBA Finals appearances (2004, 2005). Since then the Pistons have cooled off and and Dumars has struggled to put together another championship caliber team. Currently the Pistons have a 24-36 record and are in danger of missing the postseason for the fifth straight year.
- Report: Joe Dumars unlikely to return to Pistons next season March 5, 2014The lack of success in Detroit is finally about to catch up to Joe Dumars and prompt some changes. Dumars is in the final season of his contract with the Pistons and just on this season, the Pistons are under .500 with a talented roster, have fired head coach Mo Cheeks (who Dumars hand-picked), and […]
- Chandler’s Season of Frustration Shows No Letup March 4, 2014It was more of the same for the Knicks, who lost for the 13th time in their last 15 games, this time at the hands of the Pistons.
- Pistons Give Interim Coach Win in Debut, Topping Spurs February 11, 2014John Loyer took over for Maurice Cheeks, who was fired after just 50 games as Detroit’s coach.
- Pistons Fire a Coach, Again February 10, 2014Though the playoffs appeared to be within reach, the team languished below .500 under Maurice Cheeks’s brief leadership.
- Sluggish Nets Are Routed, Ensuring Losing Record at Break February 8, 2014A night after beating the Spurs, the Nets offered little resistance to Detroit’s Andre Drummond and Brandon Jennings, falling at the Palace, 111-95.
- Finals Rematch Is No Contest January 27, 2014The Heat led the Spurs by as many as 29 points in a surprisingly easy home victory.