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The Pistons Academy 3-on-3 Challenge returns to the Franklin Athletic Club on Sunday March 26!  Players form their own teams and compete in their grade grouping.  We have referees and scorekeepers on every court and concessions will be available throughout the day. Come spend the day with Pistons Academy in this fun and exciting half-court […]

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The Winter 2017 Pistons Academy Rookie League, presented by Kroger, concluded with last night’s Championship Game at Franklin Athletic Club. Over the past nine weeks, our Rookie League teams and players have been competing and practicing with the common goal of becoming Rookie League Champions. Many teams improved tremendously and gave it their best shot, […]

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The West Coast Pistons Academy wrapped up their 1st 6 week clinic last Monday with parents and family members in attendance.  The kids were full of energy, ready to show their fans what they had been working on at the Pistons Academy. In the 1st session of the night, Kason and Robert started the night […]

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A pair of unbeaten teams will square off in Thursday night’s Pistons Academy Rookie League Finals, presented by Kroger. This marquee match-up will feature the #1 seed Lakers (4-0) against the #2 seed Heat (4-0). Both teams have handled every challenge thrown their way to this point, setting up a Championship Game that should be […]

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On Wednesday evening, the Pistons Academy Rookie League, presented by Kroger, held Round 1 of the Rookie League Playoffs inside the gymnasium at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. The opening round featured four teams fighting for a chance to play in Tuesday (March 21st) evening’s Semifinals. Box Scores & Updated Playoff Schedule Wizards 18, Celtics […]

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Tuesday marked the final week of our winter 2017 Pistons Academy skills clinics at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. Players in the Pistons Academy PUP Clinic (Pre-K/KR) and the Pistons Academy Rookie Clinic (Grades 1-3) ended the 8-week course with a phenomenal evening of Detroit Hustle, Muscle, and Heart. Throughout the past eight weeks, these […]

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It has been a thrilling regular season for the Pistons Academy Rookie League, presented by Kroger, at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. The past several weeks have set the stage for what will be an exciting and highly entertaining playoff season. “We’ve seen a bunch of great games and a lot of improvement from each […]

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It’s March Madness and the Pistons Academy College Division is set to begin its’ playoff bracket.  After six weeks of games all 10 teams have earned a rank and spot in the playoffs.  Kicking off this Saturday playoffs it will be cross conference games. Saturday at Berkshire Middle School 10:30am Huskies vs Hoyas 2:30pm Louisville […]

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56 shooters participated in the opening round of the 2017 Pistons Academy Free Throw Contest and 16 players qualified for the “Sweet-16″ round which is scheduled for Saturday, March 4th at Berkshire Middle School starting at 5:30pm.  Here are your qualifiers:  FT Contest-Sweet 16 Shooters who are in the sweet 16 are encouraged to arrive no later […]

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The Pistons Academy Rookie League, presented by Kroger, reached the midpoint of the season on Thursday evening. Each team looked to build some positive momentum heading into the NBA All-Star Weekend and mid-winter break (Rookie League is OFF next week and will resume on March 2nd). The Lakers, Suns, Rockets, and Celtics were in game […]

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