Detroit Pistons Rumors
Vincent Ellis: Pistons coach Dwane Casey: “I’m not going to sit here and talk about Chinese relations with Hong Kong if I don’t understand it, the complexities of it.” Most NBA players don’t connect with what’s going on in China. And that’s OK freep.com/story/sports/n… via @freep
Vince Ellis: I gather #Pistons could have interest in #Knicks guard Frank Frank Ntilikina. The type of young talent team is looking to gain cheaply and hope more is shown as he matures. Only 21. #TooEarlyForTradeRumors
TNT and ESPN are making significant changes to their NBA coverage, and it appears to be for the better. The highlights: 1). TNT dumped the “players only” Tuesday night cablecasts and replaced them with more traditional cablecasts featuring a trained play-by-play announcer (Ian Eagle, Brian Anderson) with a trained analyst (Stan Van Gundy, Jim Jackson). Those “players only broadcasts” — featuring three former players without a professional play-by-play voice — ended up ranking among the most regrettable sports broadcasting lab experiments of the 21st century.
Rod Beard: FINAL: #Pistons 109, #Cavs 105 Drummond, Rose, Brown and Jackson had 15 pts each. Maker added 7 pts, 10 rebs, 3 assts. DET erased 16-pt deficit and another 9-pt CLE lead. DET finishes home portion of preseason with 2-1 record.
Vince_Ells56: I gather #Pistons could have interest in #Knicks guard Frank Frank Ntilikina. The type of young talent team is looking to gain cheaply and hope more is shown as he matures. Only 21. #TooEarlyForTradeRumors