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Dec 23, 2020; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Josh Jackson (20) shoots over Minnesota Timberwolves guard D'Angelo Russell (0) during the first quarter at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

  From the desk of Coach Geo… The Detroit Pistons started the 2019-20 season 2-2.  In the season opener, Andre Drummond had 32 points and 23 rebounds for his usual double-double.  Luke Kennard pitched in with an impressive 30 points off the bench.  The starters were Drummond, Tony Snell, Bruce Brown Markieff Morris and Reggie […]

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  From the Desk of Coach Geo… I would venture to guess that most Christmas cards sent this month will start pretty much the same way, “This has been one crazy year…,” This article is no different and even as I type, I am still confounded with everything that has transpired these past nine months.  […]

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  Hello Pistons Academy friends and family, We hope that all of you are safe and well as we continue to battle COVID-19.  With case numbers and infection rates rising throughout our region, we continue to take a conservative approach and have made the decision to delay all indoor basketball programming until Spring of 2021. […]

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The first ever Friday Night Lights outdoor season tipped off last Friday night with two games at Seaholm High School. “It was a perfect night for basketball,” said League Director Coach Geo Thomas, “I think it was something that we’ll remember for a long time – I know I will!” The temperature was a perfect […]

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The fall rosters for FNL have been completed and are now available for viewing. As always, league directors ask that parents communicate any attendance issues with their coaches so they may plan accordingly.  The full season schedule should be ready by this Friday. This week, practices will be at 5:30 or 6:30pm.  All players will […]

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Here is today’s trivia question for grades 3-5 in Novi. This is a logo from an NBA team back in the 40s and 50s.  Name that NBA Team? Write your answer down on a 3×5 piece of paper and bring it to camp tomorrow.  Turn it in at check-in.  Correct answers will be placed into […]

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  July 24 Update It has been a long spring and summer but the Pistons Academy will be back in live business starting Monday, July 27.  Our coaches and directors are extremely excited to be back in action as coaching is a passion for all of us in the Academy.  Yet, as eager as we […]

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As the spring months slowly pass us by, the Pistons Academy anxiously awaits for the green light to open camps.  Although we are hopeful, we will be making sure that every precaution is taken in order to facilitate a camp that is both safe and enjoyable.  “I have been talking with seasoned camp professionals from […]

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JOIN PISTONS ACADEMY COACHES IN SOME FUN AT HOME DRILLS! TWO BALL TOSS BEHIND THE BACK CHALLENGE WALL SIT DRIBBLE TWO BASKETBALL DRIBBLE

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Spring League Updates: 5.1 Updates Unfortunately, due to the continuation of social distancing guidelines, we must cancel the 2020 Pistons Academy Spring Basketball Leagues.  Full refunds will be processed for all registrations within the next 48 hours. Please allow up to ten days for the refund to show up on your statement. As of today, we […]

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