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Film Don't Lie is where you can find the best video analysis and breakdown of the Detroit Pistons.

NBA Draft: Gabriele Procida is a “draft and stash” pick worth monitoring

A surprise pick by the Detroit Pistons in the second round of the NBA Draft, I dove into Italian League film of Gabriele Procida to see what the 20-year-old is all about

Film Don’t Lie: Jalen Duren adds the “jumpy jump” big man the Pistons desperately need

Duren can absolutely pressure and protect the rim but what about the rest of his game

Film Don’t Lie: A closer look at Cade Cunningham’s defense after the All-Star break

Much has been made of the No. 1 pick’s defense so I went to the film to find out

Film Don’t Lie: Isaiah Stewarts’ Defense is……REALLY good

I go to the film to check in on where the Beef Stew’s defense is going into the off season

Film Don’t Lie: Marvin Bagley runs the floor and Cade Cunningham attacks the rim — a closer look at Pistons’ transition offense

I go to the film to see how successful Detroit is being in transition opportunities

Film Don’t Lie: A closer look at Dwane Casey’s offensive playbook

I go to the film to see what the Pistons are running ATO, to start quarters, and in out of bounds situations

Big ’Diq Energy: A closer look at Saddiq Bey’s 51-point game

Some encouraging words from his mom and the full support of his coach create a night Saddiq Bey will never forget

Film Don’t Lie: Isaiah Livers is a baller

I go to the film to see what the Pistons have in the former Michigan Wolverine

Film Don’t Lie: Let’s talk about Saddiq Bey’s defense on and off the ball

Bey has been awesome offensively but what has he shown on the other end of the floor

Film Don’t Lie: Isaiah Stewart can expand his offensive game even as a non-shooter

Diving deep on ways Beef Stew can help the offense that DOES NOT rely on improved shooting or vertical pop

Film Don’t Lie: A closer look at Jerami Grant while he’s still a Detroit Piston

I take a look at the four games from Jerami Grant since his return from his thumb injury

Film Don’t Lie: Kelly Olynyk returns to mixed results

I take a look at the first games of Kelly Olynk’s return from his extended absence

Film Don’t Lie: A Deep Dive into the Defense of Killian Hayes

I go to the film from the past few games to analyze the better half of Hayes’ game

Film Don’t Lie: Taking stock of the Detroit Pistons defensive struggles and potential

I go to the film to take a look at the Pistons defense in Isolations, Rotations, and Rebounding

Film Don’t Lie: Trey Lyles, the surprisingly effective small-ball 5

Lyles has played a much larger role than anyone anticipated this season, and he’s figuring out how to contribute as a surprise center

Film Don’t Lie: What did the Pistons trade for in Bol Bol?

I take a look at the former 2019 NBA Draft Pick and what he may bring Detroit

Film Don’t Lie: Detroit Pistons’ ball screen offense

I go to the film to see what it shows from the Pistons as a team in ball screen situations

Film Don’t Lie: Is THIS Saddiq Bey’s new normal?

Saddiq Bey has been a monster the past 10 games for the Detroit Pistons, but with Cade and company returning what parts of the new-and-improved Bey are here to stay?

Film Don’t Lie: Learning about Luka as rookie big man gets expanded role

I go to the film to see what Luka Garza is showing in his extended minutes

Film Don’t Lie: Analyzing Cade Cunningham’s Game, December Check In

Breaking down what we hope to see continue and improve from Cade when he returns

Film Don’t Lie: Checking in on the Pistons Defense

I go to the film for a three-game stretch to see where I think the defensive improvements can come

Hamidou Diallo making his case to be a long-term piece for the Detroit Pistons

I go to the film from the past few games to see if Hami is taking advantage of his opportunity

Killian Hayes’ offensive game is beginning to take shape

I go to the film to see what themes are emerging for Hayes on the offensive end

Examining Isaiah Stewart’s role in the offense and how he can get better as a roll man, screener and shooter

I go to the film to show what we are seeing from Stewart on the offensive end of the court

Film Don’t Lie: Frank Jackson should trade some 3-point looks for drives to the rim

I go to the film to see if Frank Jackson can truly be a long-term answer as a scorer off the bench

Cade Cunningham and the 3 major issues causing his turnover problems

I go to the film to see if there any common trends in Cade’s turnovers so far this season

Film Don’t Lie: The value of setting a good screen

I take a look at another aspect of the Pistons offense that is contributing to the struggles

One month in, Cade Cunningham is living up to expectations

After struggling out of the gates, Detroit’s prized rookie has provided fans with a new found sense of hope.

Film Don’t Lie: Momentum swings can turn a game around or turn a deficit into a blow out

I go to the film to try and highlight some momentum changing sequences for the Pistons over the past 2 games

Film Don’t Lie: Off-target passes dooming Pistons to failure before they even get the shot up

I take a look at just one (of many) issues continuing to plague the Detroit Pistons Offense

Film Don’t Lie: Killian Hayes, Isaiah Stewart are two pillars of Pistons defense

I take a look at Isaiah Stewart and Killian Hayes on the defensive end of the court

Film Don’t Lie: Pistons have loads of defensive potential, so we take a look at four key areas of Detroit’s D

An early season look at the Pistons defense against the Sixers and Nets