2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
20-46, 4th in Central

Eric Woodyard ESPN 

The Detroit Pistons have agreed to purchase the Northern Arizona Suns of the G League from the Phoenix Suns. The rebranded team is expected to play in a new arena currently being constructed on the campus of Wayne State University beginning in the 2021-22 season. The Pistons current "hybrid" affiliation with the Grand Rapids Drive will continue through the 2020-21 NBA G League season. The Phoenix Suns will continue to operate the Northern Arizona Suns for the 2020-21 season.

Joe Johnson makes scoring 35 points look easy (1:50)
30d
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Former home arena of Pistons, Shock torn down

The Palace of Auburn Hills, the former home of the NBA's Pistons and WNBA's Shock, has been torn down as part of a redevelopment plan for the suburban Detroit site.

The Palace of Auburn Hills no longer stands after implosion (0:20)
30d
Joe Johnson puts up 13 points in TBT debut (0:47)
32d

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

Detroit Pistons assistant GM Pat Garrity will be departing the organization, sources tell ESPN. His contract was expiring and new GM Troy Weaver is starting to reshape the front office.

The logistics of a non-playoff NBA bubble in Chicago (1:10)
39d
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39dJackie MacMullan

Sources: NBA in talks on non-playoff 'bubble'

Details are being discussed for a second bubble for the eight NBA teams not invited to Florida, and some teams continue to push for an alternative plan that would enable them to hold mini-camps within their local markets, sources told ESPN.

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40dEric Woodyard

Pistons turning training facility into voting center

The Pistons announced Wednesday that Michigan residents will be able to use the Henry Ford Detroit Pistons Performance Center as a "satellite center" to register and vote on site.

How the creator of NBA Jam got his payback against the Bulls (0:36)
45d
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49dEric Woodyard

Griffin, Rose still part of Pistons' plans, GM says

A fresh chapter in Pistons franchise history is set to be written next season, but new general manager Troy Weaver still sees veteran stars Blake Griffin and Derrick Rose as part of the "plans going forward."

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

The Detroit Pistons are finalizing a deal with Troy Weaver to make him the franchise's new general manager, sources tell ESPN. Weaver has been the VP of Basketball Operations with Oklahoma City.

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66dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Ousted NBA teams mull joint workouts

Most of the eight NBA teams whose seasons have ended are pushing to engage in joint practices as ramp-ups for regional summer leagues in August, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

The complications around offseason ideas for eliminated NBA teams (1:06)
65d
70d

Pistons coach Dwane Casey

Zach talks to Pistons coach Dwane Casey about the protests sweeping the nation, and what the NBA community can do going forward.

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72dMichael Rothstein

Pistons' Casey: We all have to be and do better

Pistons coach Dwane Casey, 63, wonders if anything has changed from the time when he was an 8-year-old boy walking into a white school in Kentucky, feeling helpless and like he was unseen, not heard and not understood.

Who is to blame for Isiah Thomas being left off the Dream Team? (2:25)
75d
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76d

MJ in '11: No Dream Team for me if Isiah picked

In an old interview that was recently aired on a podcast, Michael Jordan is heard saying that he told Rod Thorn, who was on the USA Basketball selection committee for the Dream Team, that "I won't play if Isiah Thomas is on the team."

Did MJ block Isiah Thomas from Dream Team or not? (2:09)
76d

Team Stats

Points Per Game107.224th
Rebounds Per Game41.730th
Assists Per Game24.116th
Points Allowed110.815th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2019-202046.303
2018-194141.500
2017-183943.476
2016-173745.451
2015-164438.537