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Day one of the Pistons Academy Rookie Clinic started off fast and the momentum never stopped as 16 young players participated at the Franklin Athletic Club Tuesday Night.  “These players were crazy-awesome” said coach Geo Thomas, “They gave tremendous eye contact, listened well and they hustled all hour long!” Players were first given an eye […]

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Our Rookie League players are very excited for the season to start!

The Pistons Academy Rookie League got underway last night with the annual Draft Night at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield! It was a full house as players, coaches, and parents watched these talented 2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders give their best effort during scrimmages and competition. There were a handful of players who really stood […]

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Blue 5on5 Champs (Bella, Lauren, Rachel, Catherine, Stella, Brynn, Eden)

The Detroit Pistons released the rosters today for the 2016 fall season of Friday Night Lights. “This is the first year we have been sold out,” said league Director Geo Thomas, “We have 40 girls ready to play on four teams and we are very excited to get started.” Friday Night Lights is the Detroit […]

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  PREP DIVISION RAIDERS Ravens-14 Raiders-14 Overtime Tie A competitive game for the Prep Division as both teams played well.  Ben Schwartz of the Ravens, and McKias McKinney of the Raiders displayed teamwork and their passing abilities in many occasions of the game. After trading buckets the whole game, the Ravens hit a shot to go […]

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Fri Group

The last day of the last camp of the summer concluded today at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield.  “What a great summer and what a great group of campers we had this year,” stated Camp Director Geo Thomas, “It was fun to be a part of our greatest summer ever!” In the Klay Thompson […]

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Day four at the Pistons Academy Rookie Camp was amazing as campers witnessed a HOOPER Show, a Dance-off and tons of basketball!  “These kids are ready for Friday,” said Coach Geo Thomas, “They all seem to know the 10 rules and really want to show the world what they can do!” “I agree,” said Coach […]

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Please remember the changes that have been made to this week’s camps! LADY PISTONS CAMP has been moved to West Maple Elementary School 6275 Inkster Rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301 The NOVI CAMP has been moved to Novi High School 24062 Taft Rd, Novi, MI 48375 Thanks and sorry for any inconvenience.

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Group with Earl

Today was a high-flying Thursday at camp and not just because the Pistons Flight Crew dazzled us with their dunks…  There were many special performances on the court! In 4-ball, Michigan State, led by captain Yahya Husain, has taken over first place in the Chauncey Billups Division.  MSU has won seven straight games and has opened […]

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All-Camp Team

Friday was the final day of Pistons Academy basketball camp in Livonia. Campers competed in the final rounds of both team and individual competitions, as they attempted to finish camp strong and earn themselves some hardware! While there were only a handful of campers who came out on top, everyone competed hard and gave it […]

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Prize Winners H-Woods

Thursday marked the end of our camp regular season. Campers have been working hard all week to pick up points in both team and individual contests. We enter Friday with tight races in all of our camp competitions, setting us up for what is sure to be a fantastic Friday finale! We also had a surprise […]

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