2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
1st in Central
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Pistons must adjust in Jackson's absence

Zach Lowe presents his annual preseason tiers for all NBA teams. He examines the offensive adjustments that Detroit may need to make with Reggie Jackson sidelined for the early portion of the season. Lowe's NBA tiers

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NBA Lockdown: Eastern Conference Purgatory

Jorge Sedano, Amin Elhassan and Cassidy Hubbarth discuss the teams in the middle of the Eastern Conference and debate which ones could make the leap into contention.

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Pistons exercise team option for Johnson

Detroit picked up its team option on second-year forward Stanley Johnson which locks him up through the 2017-18 season. Johnson averaged 8.1 points, 4.2 rebounds and 23.1 minutes per game during his rookie campaign. MLive

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Pistons' Baynes has nose surgery; OK for opener

With a protective mask, Pistons center Aron Baynes (broken nose) is expected to be available to play when Detroit opens the regular season next week at Toronto.

Tobias Harris drives for dynamite dunk (0:32)
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Predictions: Will Pistons challenge Cavs?

How big is the Reggie Jackson injury for the Pistons? Are they contenders in the East? Our NBA Insiders debate Detroit's 2016-17 season.

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KCP could be on verge of new deal

One player on the Pistons' roster who could find himself signing a new deal before the contract extension deadline is fourth-year guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Marc Stein reports. Stein: Extension candidates

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Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

Updating Real Plus-Minus projections today for recent injuries and suspensions. The Detroit Pistons and Utah Jazz remain fourth in their respective conferences despite injuries to Reggie Jackson and Gordon Hayward, though Detroit's projected record drops by more than a win. Darren Collison's suspension pushes the Sacramento Kings to the bottom of a three-team competition with the New Orleans Pelicans and Minnesota Timberwolves for 10th through 12th in the West.

Team Stats

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

Team History