2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
0-0, 1st in Central
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4h

Pistons to open season without ailing Griffin

The Pistons announced Blake Griffin will not travel to Indiana while continuing a treatment and conditioning regimen for left hamstring and posterior knee soreness.

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

The Detroit Pistons announced Blake Griffin will not travel to Indiana while continuing a treatment and conditioning regimen for left hamstring and posterior knee soreness. He will be re-evaluated for a return to action the first week of November. Griffin was terrific for the Pistons last year, earning an All-NBA spot in his first full season in Detroit and getting the Pistons back into the playoffs.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Joe Johnson was set to see his contract guaranteed $1.37M if he was not waived by 5PM on Monday. Detroit will now incur a $220K cap hit.

Drummond posts double-double vs. Hornets (1:14)
6d
Pelle takes flight and slams it down (0:15)
7d
Embiid with the easy two-hand dunk (0:16)
7d
Embiid over the defenders and lays it in (0:16)
7d
Embiid knocks down the fadeaway jumper (0:19)
7d
Embiid with the hook shot (0:17)
7d

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Blake Griffin (hamstring), Andre Drummond (rest) and Markieff Morris (bronchitis) will all sit tonight for the Pistons. Means no Embiid-Drummond matchup tonight.

Rose slices in for and-1 (0:30)
11d
Garland lobs to Nance for dunk (0:15)
11d
Porzingis, Doncic show off chemistry early in 1st game (1:07)
13d
Porzingis gets the and-1 layup off the Doncic alley (0:31)
13d
Doncic goes between the legs, hits floater (0:31)
13d
Doncic drops it to Porzingis for a deep 3 (0:36)
13d
Fultz steals the ball for a fast-break slam (0:21)
15d
Fultz hits turn-around jumper (0:17)
15d
Rose finds Drummond for the and-1 bucket (0:22)
15d
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15d

Pistons owner: Keeping Drummond a top priority

Pistons owner Tom Gores said keeping Andre Drummond is a top priority as the team hopes to take another step forward after making the playoffs last season.

18d

30for30+: 'Rodman: For Better or Worse'

Former NBA player Dennis Rodman is known for his wild, cross-dressing fashion sense, famous girlfriends, and public antics, including attempts at "Basketball Diplomacy" with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. But the roots of Rodman's unique persona are more of an enigma. The new 30 for 30 film 'Rodman: For Better or Worse,' unravels the mystery and reveals how he became a cultural trailblazer. Director Todd Kapostasy sits down with Jody Avirgan to discuss what the film has uncovered and whether Rodman will ever settle into a "normal life." | 'Rodman: For Better of Worse' and the entire 30 for 30 archive is available exclusively on our streaming service ESPN+: es.pn/2shPit7 | You can find our original audio docs at 30for30podcasts.com

Team Stats

Points Per Game107.025th
Rebounds Per Game45.018th
Assists Per Game22.526th
Points Allowed107.324th

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Team History

YEARWLPCT
2019-2000.000
2018-194141.500
2017-183943.476
2016-173745.451
2015-164438.537