2013-14 Pistons Roster Preview

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NBA, take notice: Andre Drummond is for real

In just over 1,200 minutes last season, Andre Drummond was dominant. Pistons fans -- and the NBA as a whole -- take notice. The next big thing is already here.

NBA, take notice: Andre Drummond is for real

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In just over 1,200 minutes last season, Andre Drummond was dominant. Pistons fans -- and the NBA as a whole -- take notice. The next big thing is already here.

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Trade Greg Monroe at your peril, Detroit

Josh Smith's arrival may put undue strain on Greg Monroe in 2013-14. Will Detroit's front office foolishly part with the wrong player?

Trade Greg Monroe at your peril, Detroit

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Josh Smith's arrival may put undue strain on Greg Monroe in 2013-14. Will Detroit's front office foolishly part with the wrong player?

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Everything hinges on Josh (for better or worse)

Detroit's success this season hinges on it's big offseason acquisition. It's all about what Josh Smith does, and, more importantly, what he doesn't do during his first year in Motown.

Everything hinges on Josh (for better or worse)

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Detroit's success this season hinges on it's big offseason acquisition. It's all about what Josh Smith does, and, more importantly, what he doesn't do during his first year in Motown.

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KCP looks for smooth transition

Thanks to a huge upswing in his offensive efficiency to complement his natural athleticism and aggressiveness, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope exploded to be a lottery pick.

KCP looks for smooth transition

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Thanks to a huge upswing in his offensive efficiency to complement his natural athleticism and aggressiveness, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope exploded to be a lottery pick.

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How much does Billups have left?

Mr. Big Shot makes his return to the Pistons, but turning 37 and after two injury plagued years how much can he contribute?

How much does Billups have left?

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Mr. Big Shot makes his return to the Pistons, but turning 37 and after two injury plagued years how much can he contribute?

Signs of Optimism for Brandon Jennings in Detroit

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Despite his reputation as a volume-scorer with an attitude, there's a lot more to Brandon Jennings and his game. Here are a few reasons to be excited for what Jennings can bring to the Detroit...

Can Stuckey bounce back?

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With free agency looming, Rodney Stuckey faces a make or break year for his career.

Bynum's season should be a fight for minutes

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Will Bynum looked washed up before discovering a pick and roll chemistry with Andre Drummond. With the Pistons crowded at point guard, where does Bynum fit in?

Siva's rookie year all about learning, improving

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The national champion has gone from team leader to rookie at the end of the bench. But that doesn't mean he won't be valuable this year.

Mitchell gamble could pay off big ... eventually

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The mid-major big man showcased elite skills on both ends of the floor his freshman year at North Texas but took a big step back as a sophomore. As a second-round pick he is the perfect gamble for...

Harrellson battling CV for stretch big man role

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After a nomadic year, the man known as Jorts looks to set down roots in Detroit's rotation.

Jonas can produce if Cheeks can find the minutes

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It's a good problem to have - the Pistons have several solid options at back SF and PF, Jonas' natural NBA positions, but that means he will have to fight for every minute in Coach Cheeks' rotation.

Luigi Datome may be Pistons' X-factor

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DBB's Shinons* previews newcomer Luigi Datome for the 2013-2014 season.

Singler looks to work his way in again

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Good energy and a strong start shooting the ball earned Kyle Singler big minutes as a rookie. Will he find the same opportunities in a revamped roster?

What's left for CV's Pistons career?

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Villanueva heads into a contract year fighting for minutes - as well as his career.

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