Locked On Pistons - Daily Podcast On ...
Matt Schoch of The Detroit News goes to work every day for Detroit Pistons fans on the daily Locked On Pistons Podcast. The Detroit News and Associated Press writer brings podcast listeners inside the team from a fan's and expert's perspective on the only daily Pistons podcast. We've got guests, analysis and laughs as the Pistons try to get back to the glory days. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.
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226: Locked On Pistons - July 24th, 2017 - What...
The #Pistons are rumored to be trying to move Andre Drummond. I'm skeptical, and I explain why. Hosted by Duncan Smith
13 min
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225: Locked On Pistons - July 17th, 2017 - How ...
Reggie Jackson had a season to forget, but all may not be lost even if he doesn't fully regain his athleticism. We discuess how he can be utilized with this re-worked roster. Hosted by Duncan Smith
21 min
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224: Locked On Pistons - July 15th, 2017 - Toll...
The #Pistons re-introduced Anthony Tolliver and Reggie Bullock on Friday, so we talk about the impact the duo can have this season. At the end of a big week, I spent some time taking Periscope questions about your Detroit Pistons.
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223: Locked On Pistons - July 13, 2017 - What w...
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope took pictures in his #Lakers jersey today, and that's weird. What went wrong for him? Also, we talk about the nonsensical Reggie Jackson trade rumors. Hosted by Duncan Smith
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222: Locked On Pistons - July 12th, 2017 - Regg...
The #Pistons have had discussions with the New Orleans Pelicans about trading Reggie Jackson for E'Twaun Moore, Alexis Ajinca and Quincy Pondexter. I talked about why that might make sense, but probably doesn't. Last night KCP became a Los Angeles #Lak...
15 min
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221: Locked On Pistons - July 11th - Reggie Bul...
The #Pistons look to be done making signings for the summer after re-signing Reggie Bullock and bringing back Anthony Tolliver. We break down what the rotation looks like, the salary situation and what might be in Michael Gbinije's future. Hosted by D...
32 min
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220: Locked On Pistons - July 10th, 2017 - Aron...
Aron Baynes has signed with the Boston #Celtics, KCP's rights were renounced by the Detroit #Pistons, and the market for his services is looking grim. We took some Periscope questions, and talked a bit about Stanley Johnson and Andre Drummond's progres...
28 min
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219: Locked On Pistons - July 7th, 2017 - Marcu...
Marcus Morris has been traded by the #Pistons to the Boston #Celtics for Avery Bradley and a 2019 second-round draft pick. We take to Periscope to discuss what this means for the Pistons and for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Hosted by Duncan Smith
22 min
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218: Locked On Pistons - July 5th, 2017 - Persi...
For the first time, we simulcast an episode of Locked On #Pistons on Periscope. We talk KCP contract uncertainty, Pierre Jackson, the Summer League youngsters and more. Championship Thursday tomorrow! Hosted by Duncan Smith
13 min
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217: Locked On Pistons - July 3rd - KCP still a...
We're three days into free agency, and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has yet to receive an offer sheet. We look at what that might mean, and best and worst case scenarios for the #Pistons down the road. The kids are looking good in Summer League, and Eric M...
14 min
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216: Locked On Pistons - June 30, 2017 - What t...
In a packed episode, we talk about what to expect from the #Pistons in the early stages of free agency, and we kick off our first Five Star Friday review. Perhap the perfect guy to review first is Chauncey Billups, and we take a long look at Mr. Big Sh...
17 min
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215: Locked On Pistons - June 29 - What you nee...
We're just over a day away from free agency, so it's time to take a look at what the #Pistons will be dealing with regarding their cap and luxury tax concerns, and how they can add players in free agency. Hosted by Duncan Smith
15 min
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214: Locked On Pistons - June 28, 2017 - How An...
Darrun Hilliard has been traded by the #Pistons to the Houston #Rockets for cash considerations to help facilitate the Chris Paul trade. Oh yeah, and Phil Jackson got fired apparently. We spend some time breaking down how Andre Drummond could improve h...
16 min
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213: Locked On Pistons - June 12, 2017 - Reddit...
The #Pistons Summer League roster is set, with some familiar faces and new guys alike. We hit part two of our Reddit/Twitter Mailbag and address questions about Reggie Jackson's trade value, Luke Kennard's ceiling and floor, depth concerns and more. H...
21 min
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212: Locked On Pistons - June 26 - Pistons Redd...
We go to Reddit and Twitter questions for this episode. What are the #Pistons Summer League plans? How do Henry Ellenson and Jon Leuer's futures look? Luke Kennard, more Kennard and even more Kennard! Hosted by Duncan Smith
20 min
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211: Locked On Pistons - June 23, 2017 - With t...
The pick is in, and the Detroit #Pistons have selected Luke Kennard from Duke with the 12th pick. We take a look at what this skilled scorer (with serious defensive issues) can bring to the Pistons. Hosted by Duncan Smith
11 min
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210: Locked On Pistons - June 22, 2017 - Andre ...
The NBA salary cap drops by $2 million and the #Pistons are in the middle of rumors with talks of trades for Andre Drummond. Hosted by Duncan Smith
12 min
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209: Locked On Pistons - June 21, 2017 - Did th...
It's been another crazy day in the NBA and a trade between the #Lakers and #Nets may have cost #Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope a big pay day. We also look at scenarios in which Aron Baynes could return to Detroit. Hosted by Duncan Smith
23 min
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208: Locked On Pistons - June 20, 2017 - Aron B...
The pace of news coming out around the NBA ramps up with rumors that D'Angelo Russell may be available, and we speculate on how the #Pistons could acquire him from the #Lakers. Aron Baynes opts out, why trades of Jimmy Butler and Paul George could be g...
16 min
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207: Locked On Pistons - June 19, 2017 - Is the...
We take on a busy weekend in which the #Celtics and #Sixers swap picks and Paul George indicates he wants to leave the #Pacers. Donovan Mitchell makes his #Pistons visit, a lawsuit threatens to derail the move to Little Caesars Arena, and we kick off F...
19 min
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206: Locked On Pistons - June 16, 2017 - Reggie...
Reggie Bullock has been suspended by the NBA for the first five games of the NBA season, so we discuss how that affects the #Pistons plans for him. We also dig in on which prospects have NOT worked out for the Pistons, and what that means. Hosted by D...
15 min
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205: Locked On Pistons - June 15, 2017 - How sh...
No starting lineups worked for the #Pistons last season, so we take a look at some variations that might help them battle last season's struggles. Hosted by Duncan Smith
18 min
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204: Locked On Pistons - June 14, 2017 - Twitte...
Today we go to #Pistons Twitter for questions. We talk about possible lineup configurations, trade ideas, draft pick options, cap space and more. Hosted by Duncan Smith
22 min
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203: Locked On Pistons - June 13, 2017 - What t...
With the NBA Finals complete, we take a look at what the #Pistons can learn from the Golden State #Warriors. Hosted by Duncan Smith
14 min
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202: Locked On Pistons - June 12, 2017
We take a look back at Stan Van Gundy and Jeff Bower's transaction record for the #Pistons and evaluate what we know about each move today as we go into a pivotal season for the duo. Hosted by Duncan Smith
34 min
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201: Locked On Pistons - June 8, 2017
We go to the Reddit Mailbag and answer questions courtesy of #Pistons Reddit. Hosted by Duncan Smith
21 min
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200: Locked On Pistons - June 7, 2017
We take a look at the free agent and prospect mini-camps the #Pistons have held the last couple days, and we look at the news surrounding the Pistons' new downtown practice facility. Hosted by Duncan Smith
6 min
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199: Locked On Pistons - June 6, 2017
A deeper look at just why the #Pistons need to sign Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and how they can cut costs to do so. Hosted by Duncan Smith
12 min
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198: Jack McCloskey and the Pistons' shooting woes
Jack McCloskey, former #Pistons GM and architect of the Bad Boys passed away last week, and we spend some time on a major inefficiency in the Pistons offense. Hosted by Duncan Smith
9 min
630
197: Reddit Mailbag Part 2, Anthony Tolliver cu...
We go to the Reddit Mailbag in the second part of our two-part Reddit series to answer your #Pistons questions, and we talk about former Piston Anthony Tolliver who was cut by the Sacramento #Kings on his birthday. It turns out, that might not be such ...
18 min
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196: What of Aron Baynes?
Aron Baynes still hasn't announced his decision to opt in or out of his player option. We'll discuss his impact with the team and how his decision could impact the #Pistons going forward. Hosted by @DuncanSmithNBA
14 min
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195: How does the 2003/04 Pistons team stack up?
There's a misconception about the 2003/04 Detroit Pistons that they were an unimpressive regular season team that got hot at the right time. We'll dispell that myth and talk about C.J. Miles and the toughest team Dwyane Wade ever faced. Hosted by @Dun...
12 min
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194: Pistons open to trading No. 12 pick for a ...
According to ESPN's Marc Stein, the #Pistons are open to trading the 12th overall draft pick for a win-now veteran. Do they have the pieces for such a move? Hosted by @DuncanSmithNBA
10 min
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193: Pistons Reddit Mailbag Part 1
We go to the mailbag and answer your #Pistons questions. Thanks to Pistons Reddit for your interest and inquiries. Hosted by @DuncanSmithNBA
21 min
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192: Do Andre Drummond's free throws matter?
We'll take a look at Andre Drummond's historic free throw struggles, how much they matter, and how much even a small improvement could help the #Pistons. Hosted by @DuncanSmithNBA
13 min
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191: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/25/2017 -- Handoff ...
Locked On Pistons gets a new host
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189: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/23/2017 -- Ike Anig...
Scouting report for UCLA center Ike Anigbogu, whom the Pistons worked out today
14 min
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190: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/24/2017 -- Donovan ...
How should the Pistons feel about drafting Donovan Mitchell? Could Terrance Ferguson fit at No. 12? What's important about Pistons switching back to 97.1 for radio?
11 min
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188: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/22/2017 -- KCP, Jer...
What will Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's guilty plea mean for him? What is Jonas Jerebko bringing the Celtics?
14 min
640
187: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/19/2017 -- Hawks GM...
Do you want Joe Dumars or Chauncey Billups to become the Hawks' next general manager? Which Pistons mark did the Cavaliers just tie?
12 min
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186: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/18/2017 -- Draft st...
How should the Pistons approach fit when evaluating draft prospects?
13 min
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185: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/17/2017 -- Lottery ...
What does the Pistons picking No. 12 mean for them?
15 min
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184: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/16/2017 -- Logo, lo...
What do I think of the Pistons' "new" logo? Ranting about the lottery...
14 min
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183: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/15/2017 -- Bulls wa...
What's misunderstood about the Pistons walking off the floor without shaking the Bulls' hand? What did the Celtics get right that the Pistons didn't? How did Detroit handle combine interviews?
15 min
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182: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/12/2017 -- Justin J...
How would Justin Jackson or Luke Kennard fit with the Pistons?
10 min
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181: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/11/2017 -- Zach Col...
The Pistons are reportedly interested in Zach Collins. Can they get him? Any way Pistons could draft Mo Wagner?
11 min
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180: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/10/2017 -- Morii sw...
Which Morris is playing for the Wizards, Washington's or Detroit's? Will Andre Drummond's nose surgery help him?
10 min
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179: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/9/2017 -- George Ir...
Remembering George Irvine, which Pistons situation parallels the Raptors' with Dwane Casey?
13 min
649
178: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/8/2017 -- Joe Dumar...
Could the Hawks hire Joe Dumars?
13 min
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177: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/6/2017 -- Is KCP be...
How does Kentavious Caldwell-Pope compare to Dwyane Wade and J.J. Redick?
11 min
651
176: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/4/2017 -- On presid...
Is having a president/coach (like Stan Van Gundy) a good idea?
11 min
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175: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/3/2017 -- Steve Kerr
Which two examples from Pistons' past could guide the Warriors through Steve Kerr's absence?
10 min
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174: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 5/2/2017 -- Georgios ...
What does Georgios Papagiannis teach us about the Pistons' draft strategy? How did Henry Abbott influence Pistons coverage?
13 min
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173: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/28/2017 -- All-Star...
Will the Pistons host an NBA All-Star game?
11 min
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170: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/25/2017 -- Draymond...
What did Draymond Green do that reminds me of Ben Wallace? How are they similar, different? What to make of Texas center Jarrett Allen?
13 min
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172: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/21/2017 -- More-lik...
How would Zach Collins and Justin Patton fit with the Pistons?
16 min
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169: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/26/2017 -- Andre Ro...
Would pending free agent Andre Roberson fit with Pistons? Should Detroit draft Harry Giles or OG Anunoby?
14 min
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171: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/24/2017 -- Swept by...
What's the difference between the Cavaliers sweeping the Pistons last year and Pacers this year? What's in store for Scott Perry with Kings?
14 min
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168: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/27/2017 -- Tigers talk
What did today's Detroit Tigers game reveal about the Pistons?
11 min
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167: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/20/2017 -- Draft pr...
What's the best-case scenario for the Pistons in the likely event they pick 12th or 13th?
14 min
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166: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/19/2017 -- Draft pr...
How does the lottery work? Where will the Pistons pick? Who will and won’t be available?
11 min
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165: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/18/2017 -- Isiah Th...
Can Pistons great Isiah Thomas impart any wisdom on Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas in this time of grief?
11 min
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164: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/17/2017 -- KCP, RFA
What will the Pistons do if Kentavious Caldwell-Pope signs a max offer sheet? What should they do?
15 min
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163: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/14/2017 -- End-of-s...
On SVG on three key areas for internal improvement
12 min
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162: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/13/2017 -- On SVG o...
What did Stan Van Gundy say about Reggie Jackson? What did it mean?
37 min
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161: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/11/2017 -- Last gam...
What will you remember from The Palace?
24 min
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160: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/10/2017 -- On The P...
Reflecting on the Pistons' home arena before their final game there
24 min
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159: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/7/2017 -- Henry El...
What should we expect from Henry Ellenson these last few games? How excited is Stan Van Gundy about Patrick Ewing?
17 min
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158: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/6/2017 -- Throwing ...
What's good with the Pistons? Then everything else. Then what's to come down the stretch
11 min
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157: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/5/2017 -- Forward 3...
Why have the Pistons' forwards taken a step back on 3-point shooting?
12 min
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156: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/4/2017 -- Reggie Ja...
Should the Pistons regret not sitting Reggie Jackson sooner? Do injuries provide positive indicators for Detroit's future? What to make of Magic's exposed board?
13 min
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155: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 4/3/2017 -- Should Pi...
What's Stan Van Gundy's job security? Should the Pistons tank? What's the latest on KCP's DUI?
13 min
673
154: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/31/2017 -- KCP DUI
How will Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's DUI affect his free agency? Can the Pistons give a straight answer on Reggie Jackson? What does the Pistons' win over the Nets mean?
13 min
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153: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/30/2017 -- SVG's in...
Why did Stan Van Gundy completely reverse himself on handling injuries? Is there something deeper with Reggie Jackson? A mistrust of the training staff? Something else? And what to make of the Pistons-Heat two-minute report?
12 min
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152: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/29/2017 -- Anatomy ...
Why did the Pistons lose to the Heat? Why have the Pistons stumbled down the stretch? And what's going on with Reggie Jackson?
15 min
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151: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/28/2017 -- Reggie J...
Will the Pistons shut down Reggie Jackson? What would that mean for Detroit? Are the Pistons still in the playoff race?
13 min
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150: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/27/2017 -- Have Pis...
What is Stan Van Gundy doing after loss to Magic?
13 min
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149: LOCKED ON PISTONS LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/2...
Is Brooklyn planning a max offer to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope? How should the Pistons handle that? What to make of Ish Smith starting over Reggie Jackson?
11 min
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148: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/23/2017 -- Oy vey
Are the Pistons falling apart? Where should they go from here?
12 min
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147: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/21/2017 -- Rest
What to make of Stan Van Gundy's Pistons and the rest debate, the road ahead in Detroit's playoff chase
11 min
681
146: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/20/2017 -- More fra...
Who did Stan Van Gundy single out, positively and negatively after win over Suns? Is Reggie Jackson out of shape?
12 min
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145: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/17/2017 -- Defendin...
Responding to Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux about Henry Ellenson, praise for Tobias Harris
10 min
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144: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/16/2017 -- Out of a...
Stan Van Gundy sounds like he has run out of answers? I find a few and remained stumped on ohers
15 min
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143: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/15/2017 -- Bombed
What does Cleveland lighting up the Pistons mean? How does Detroit stack up with the Jazz?
10 min
685
142: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/14/2017 -- Andre Dr...
What's with the buzz for Andre Drummond winning Defensive Player of the Year?
17 min
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141: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/9/2017 -- Pacers loss
14 min
687
140: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/13/2017 -- Tobias H...
How does Tobias Harris starting affect Detroit? Is Reggie Jackson elevating the Pistons to another level?
12 min
688
139: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/10/2017 -- Energy l...
Can the Pistons play like they did against Cleveland every game?
10 min
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138: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/8/2017 -- What's st...
Big-picture analysis plus a couple notes on Aron Baynes and Ish Smith
18 min
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137: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/7/2017 -- Reggie Ja...
12 min
691
136: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/6/2017 -- Point gua...
How did the Pistons tweak their use of Reggie Jackson and Ish Smith? What worked well? Will it continue?
11 min
692
135: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/3/2017 -- Change in...
Reggie Jackson or Ish Smith?
10 min
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134: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/2/2017 -- Andre Dru...
Why does Andre Drummond's focus wane? Why don't the Pistons shoot well enough?
15 min
694
133: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 3/1/2017 -- Lineup co...
What do the Pistons do at point guard and forward?
10 min
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132: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 2/28/2017 -- Reggie J...
What made Reggie Jackson's late 3-pointer against the Celtics such a bad idea? Does the hot hand exist? How did Detroit catch a Boogie break? What set Richard Hamilton apart from his fellow 2004 starters?
13 min
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131: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 2/27/2017 -- Richard ...
Should the Pistons have retired Hamilton's number? Who was missing from the ceremony? Why did the Pistons lose to the Celtics?
22 min
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130: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 2/24/2017 -- Playoff ...
With the roster set, will the Pistons make the playoffs?
14 min
698
129: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 2/23/2017 -- Trade-de...
Why did the Pistons, involved in so many rumors, not make a deal?
12 min
699
128: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 2/22/2017 -- Andre Dr...
What could the Pistons get from the Celtics for Andre Drummond? KCP available? Who's likely to be traded? What did the Lakers want with Reggie Jackson? Detroit's DeMarcus Cousins interest?
19 min
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127: LOCKED ON PISTONS -- 2/21/2017 -- Andre Dr...
Digging deeper into Pistons trade rumors
11 min