Detroit Pistons Analysis

Fun with word clouds: Gores introduces Van Gundy

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After listening to Tom Gores and Stan Van Gundy talk for 45 minutes -- and transcribing nearly 7,000 words of their responses -- I figured I'd have some fun with their answers by isolating each...

'Connecting the floor to the front office'

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Why did Stan Van Gundy want full control over the Detroit Pistons front office? It's not about power, and it's not about job security. It's about building something more.

Is Detroit becoming a desirable destination?

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The best coach available just chose an unlikely team for a long-term partnership. Is this the beginning of a sea change for how free agents perceive Detroit?

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SVG on constructing his 4-1 offense

DBB reader Teal Stallion unearths a great interview about Stan Van Gundy and team construction.

Stan Van Gundy on analytics

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New Pistons' coach and President of Basketball Operations, Stan Van Gundy, knows his way around a stat sheet and has been active in the emerging analytics community. This is a good thing for...

What will Stan Van Gundy's offense look like?

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Stan Van Gundy will bring to the Detroit Pistons a track record and a set of schemes that might affect the team's current roster.

Do Pistons have league's best young frontcourt?

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Let's take a look at how the Drummond and Monroe pairing stack up against the league's top young frontcourts.

Detroit Pistons 2013-14 grades: Andre Drummond

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A lot didn't go right for the Detroit Pistons this past season ... but that's not Andre Drummond's fault. Detroit's young superstar lived up expectations set his rookie year by raising the bar even...

Detroit Pistons 2013-14 player grades: Greg Monroe

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Eighty-two games later, the Pistons matched their 29 win total from a year ago. DBB staff hands out the credit and the blame in its postseason grades. Today, Moose.

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