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The Pistons Academy Summer Camp Tour has sold out it’s first camp of the season as the June 17-21 Camp in Birmingham is now sold out. “We have 160 kids registered for the Camp at Birmingham Seaholm,” says Camp Director, Geo Thomas, “We’d love to take more but we can’t sacrifice the quality of the […]

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BOX SCORES & STANDINGS – Southfield & Royal Oak – May 18 Thursday, May 16th, Franklin Athletic Club Rookie League LAKERS 18, SUNS 16 WIZARDS 19, CELTICS 13 ROCKETS 24, SPURS 19 Rookie League Photo Album – May 16 Friday, May 17th, Franklin Athletic Club Friday Night Lights JV League STARZZ 30, SPARKS 16 SKY 18, […]

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BOX SCORES & STANDINGS – Southfield & Royal Oak – May 11 Thursday, May 9th, Franklin Athletic Club Rookie League HEAT 19, LAKERS 16 ROCKETS 13, CELTICS 12 5/09 Rookie Photo Album Friday, May 10th, Franklin Athletic Club Friday Night Lights JV League STING 38, SPARKS 20 STARZZ 24, SKY 22 Saturday, May 11th, Franklin Athletic […]

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BOX SCORES & STANDINGS – Southfield & Royal Oak – May 4 Thursday, May 2nd, Franklin Athletic Club Rookie League WIZARDS 14, HEAT 11 SUNS 17, SPURS 9 Friday, May 3rd, Franklin Athletic Club Friday Night Lights Varsity League FIREBIRDS 14, SHOWTIME 10 CRUSH 18, REBELS 14 Saturday, May 4th, Franklin Athletic Club Prep Division KNIGHTS […]

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ROOKIE BOX SCORES & STANDINGS – Southfield – Apr. 25 Rookie League Schedule S19 Thursday, April 25th Franklin Athletic Club HEAT 24, SPURS 20: The Heat picked up their first win of the Rookie League spring season behind a balanced scoring attack. Jonah Zack, Henry Jaroh and Chaz Perry each scored 6 points for the Heat (1-0), while Sandeep Khullar added 4 points […]

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The spring season of Pistons Academy basketball, presented by Kroger, officially started last week as all divisions completed their league drafts. Players in the boys and girls divisions each participated in scrimmages and drills in front of league coaches and administrators. “Our leagues in Southfield & Royal Oak completed their drafts last weekend and the spring season has officially begun,” […]

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The spring season of our Pistons Academy Mini-Hoopers youth basketball league, presented by Kroger, got started last weekend inside the gym at Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. This league, for players in grades K-1, focuses on teaching the fundamental skills and rules of the game. Team ROSTERS and the full season SCHEDULE for our spring session […]

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Jr. NBA Coach of the Year Award – #JrNBACOYDET The Detroit Pistons nominee for the annual Jr. NBA Coach of the Year Award has been selected as one of eight national semifinalists for the honor. Coach Marcel Smith, a Detroit-based young professional and multi-faceted entrepreneur, accepted his nomination at the Pistons Academy Awards in March. A […]

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The Pistons Academy Basketball Camp has powered through four days of pre-season and regular season games and is now poised for some post-season play.  “This has been a fantastic week of camp,” said Camp Director Geo Thomas, “The kids have played through bumps and bruises and trades and all the ups and downs a season brings.  […]

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The Winter 2019 season of the Pistons Academy Rookie League in Southfield concluded last night with the Championship Game. The Lakers and Celtics played a thrilling game in front of a packed house! Thursday night’s match up featured a little bit of everything – star players, high-scoring performances, stretches of incredible defense, even a near-comeback. In […]

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