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Wednesday marked day three of four inside the gym at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield for our annual Pistons Academy “Holiday Hoopmania” Basketball Camp, presented by Kroger. Day three turned out to be our best one yet, as the energy level in the gymnasium was off the charts! There was a big time buzz in […]

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The 2016 Pistons Academy Holiday Hoopmania basketball camp, presented by Kroger, at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield finished up day #2 of 4 of Tuesday. The campers arrived bright and early for another great day of Pistons Academy basketball camp. Following Monday’s preseason action, where much of the day was spent setting the tone […]

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The 2016 Pistons Academy Holiday Hoopmania basketball camp, presented by Kroger, tipped off on Monday morning inside the gymnasium at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. It was a spirited day throughout as the campers were clearly excited about the holiday season and most of all, a day off from school! For these campers, there’s simply […]

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Under the bright lights and on the biggest stage of the season, it was the Spurs who peaked at the right time to earn themselves the Rookie League Championship. Playing in front of a standing room only crowd, the Spurs continued their stellar postseason play and played their best game when it mattered most. Following […]

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Hosted at Franklin Athletic Club, The Detroit Pistons brought back their annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament for 3rd-8th grade players. Centered around competitive play,  the tournament end up with 3o+ teams in 3 separate division.  See below for a quick recap of each division. Boys 3rd-4th Division In the Red Division there were 10 teams competing […]

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The fall session of our Pistons Academy Rookie Clinic at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield came to a close on Tuesday evening. It was the last installment of the 8-week clinic that began in October. Much like they have all fall season, these Rookies really brought great energy on Tuesday night inside the gymnasium at […]

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Participants at the Pistons Academy Palace basketball clinic were treated to an amazing time.  They played 5 on 5 games on the Piston’s court, toured the locker room and received pictures with all three of the Pistons authentic championship trophies! However, the highlight of the clinic was an appearance by Detroit Piston’s 7’4 center, Boban Marjanovic who […]

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Rookie Clinic Week 7

Tuesday evening marked Week 7 of our Rookie Skills Clinic at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. Week 7 featured a variety of drills that helped reinforce some of the offensive and defensive skills that have been taught throughout the 8-week clinic. However, this was no ordinary week at the Rookie Skills Clinic. “The energy, effort, […]

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The Lady Pistons Open Gym attracted 21 girls Sunday as they worked on skills and drills at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. “This was a great turnout,” said Pistons Elite coach Geo Thomas, “Not just in numbers but in talent, effort and energy.  These girls are serious about working hard and they are fun […]

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Rookie League Action Nov. 17

The Pistons Academy Rookie League in Southfield completed regular season play on Thursday evening. The teams were geared up for their final regular season games, as they jostled for playoff position and looked to gain some momentum heading into the postseason. Thursday night featured a guest appearance from Detroit Pistons Director of Fan Development, Geo […]

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