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Pistons hire Mo Cheeks as next head coach

After nearly two months of searching, the Pistons settled on former Trail Blazers and 76ers head coach Maurice Cheeks to be their next coach.

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Better know Mo: Press conference quotes and video

Joe Dumars and Mo Cheeks offered plenty of cliches, platitudes and determined promises that players would be accountable, work hard and play the right way. What else were you expecting?

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Talk about Mo's press conference here

It's time for the Pistons biennial "introduce the coach" press conference, streamed live on Pistons.com! We'll have more posts to follow, of course, but consider this your "Mo Cheeks presser GameThread."

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Meet Mo on Thursday

Meet Mo as the new head coach of the Detroit Pistons on Thursday at 11 a.m.

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Mo's moment is (still) Joe Dumars' moment

Stop me if you've heard this beforeYou've heard this before: The Pistons' coach's success hinges on the future decisions of Joe Dumars.

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On Mo Cheeks, retreads and silver linings

Mo Cheeks has a history of developing young players. The Pistons have a lot of young players. Maybe this will actually work.

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Pistons hire Mo Cheeks

After nearly eight weeks and too many interviews to count, the Pistons finally made a decision: Maurice Cheeks will be the team's next head coach.

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Sources: Maurice Cheeks is the choice for coach

After three interviews, Maurice Cheeks has emerged as the frontrunner to land the Detroit Pistons' head-coaching job, according to sources. A deal could get done Thursday night.

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The case against retreads

Is hiring a veteran head coach truly safer than rolling the dice on a rookie? Only if a GM is worried about losing his job.

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Mo Cheeks gets third interview

Will the Pistons go with experience, or will they wait for Phil Jackson's protege?

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Cheeks gets 2nd interview, reports Ellis

Current OKC Thunder assistant and former Blazers/Sixers head coach Mo Cheeks is expected to interview Wednesday with the Detroit Pistons for the second time, reports Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press.

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Report: Pistons interview Maurice Cheeks

Former Trail Blazers and Sixers coach has served as assistant with Oklahoma City Thunder since 2009.

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