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  The 6th annual Pistons Academy Camp concluded Friday as the 125 campers participated in playoffs for all events.  “We really want to thank the campers and parents for a great week,” said Coach Geo Thomas, “This is traditionally our most energetic camp of the year and the kids did not disappoint. I am going […]

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The Ultimate Hoops Week in Bloomfield concluded day four today with the Flight Crew’s final performance of the 2016-17 season. “This may have been one of their best shows of the year,” said Coach Aaron Smith who emceed their performance, “It was loud, engaging and it showcased some of their best dunks. Our campers responded […]

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It was a hard working Wednesday at camp today and the reward for had work is success. Perhaps the best hard-work story for Detroit is two-time NBA Champion Earl Cureton who paid the camp a visit today. “He was really cool,” said camper Tommy Vogt, “I didn’t know he won two championships.  And it was […]

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  Tuesday proved to be another great day at the Ultimate Hoops Camp in Bloomfield Hills and campers began regular season in the 5-on-5 and 1-on-1 competitions.  “We have so much equal competition here this week, any camper or team can finish first or last,” said White Division Commissioner Bryan Bollin, “Anything can happen and […]

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The Largest Ultimate Hoops Camp in history tipped-off today as 128 Campers gathered at the Cross of Christ Church Gymnasium in Bloomfield Hills.  After a slow start, the energy picked up and by the end of the camp it was so loud in the gym, coaches could barely hear themselves think.  “It was amazing,” said […]

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  GOLDEN TICKET:  If you have the following ticket number, please contact Amanda Moss at amoss@palacenet.com to receive your 2017 Pistons Prize Pack. Golden Ticket Number #44

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GOLDEN TICKET:  If you have the following ticket number, please contact Amanda Moss at amoss@palacenet.com to receive your 2017 Pistons Prize Pack. Golden Ticket Number #111

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The Rookie Camps at Greenfield and Bingham Farms ended Friday with the same classy fashion as was present the entire week.  “The kids at both camps were outstanding,” said the Pistons Director of Fan Development, Geo Thomas, “The kids showed class when they won and great sportsmanship when they lost.  No tears were shed and […]

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It was a fast-paced day at Rookie Camp as Hooper came racing out of the stable and started causing fun-trouble at the Bingham Farms School. “You never know what Hooper is going to do,” said Coach Aaron Smith who made a special appearance at the camp, “That’s probably why he’s so much fun!” Hooper played […]

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Day three at Rookie Camp was another day of hard work, learning and succeeding.  “These kids are doing a great job of paying attention,” said coach Geo Thomas, “I am impressed with the information they are retaining.  Smart camp for sure!” Coaches covered rules 6-8 today:  Hard Work, Never Stand Still and Eye Contact.  Then […]

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