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Monday

The Pistons Academy summer basketball camp tour, presented by Kroger, makes it’s annual stop at the All-Girls camp in Birmingham.  Of all the stops on the Pistons Academy summer camp tour, there’s one special week that’s reserved for some of the toughest, most competitive, and hardest-working campers around: the annual Pistons Academy All-Girls Camp in Birmingham! “This […]

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The Pistons Academy Summer camp Tour made its 3rd annual stop at High Velocity Sports today for a week-long camp.  “It feels great to be back in Canton,” said Camp Director Geo Thomas, “And with over 81 campers this week we expect to have some memorable moments!” Even though Monday was mostly pre-season, there were […]

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The Pistons Academy summer camp tour, presented by Kroger, made it’s annual stop at the Rookie Basketball Camp at Bingham Farms Elementary School. Our Rookie Camp at Bingham Farms concluded on Friday, as the campers wrapped up a great week of hard work, determination, and fun! “This entire group was a lot of fun to […]

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Thursday

The Pistons Academy summer camp tour, presented by Kroger, makes it’s annual stop at the Rookie Basketball Camp at Bingham Farms Elementary School. Our Rookie Camp at Bingham Farms received a special visit from Hooper, the famous Detroit Pistons mascot, on Thursday. Hooper was his usual goofy, dancing self and there was no shortage of smiles […]

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Earl

2-Time NBA Champion, and Detroit Pistons Legend Earl Cureton, speaks at the Ish Smith Development Camp Thursday at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield.  Thursday was the end of most regulation contests at the Ish Smith Camp in Southfield.  Campers and their teams are now poised for Friday’s playoffs and finals. In the free throw […]

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Wed POTD

The Pistons Academy summer camp tour, presented by Kroger, makes it’s annual stop at the Rookie Basketball Camp at Bingham Farms Elementary School.  Wednesday’s message at the Pistons Academy Rookie Camp in Bingham Farms centered around the concept of “hard work” and what it takes to be the best in anything. Camp Director Bryan Bollin […]

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Wednesday had no shortage of spectacular moments at the Ish Smith Development camp in Southfield.  It was the peak of the week and players and coaches did not disappoint. In the Blue/White Free-Throw Contest, Aidan Wagner of Brighton continued his torrid pace.  He has scored an amazing 30 of 31 points to keep his #1 […]

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The second day of the Ish Smith Camp came with many valuable lessons given by the Ish himself along with many of the coaches. “I always found it fun to work on my game, to work on my ball handling,” said Ish after lunch today, “Its fun to do things well and trick your opponent.” […]

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Cayd POTD Tuesday

The Pistons Academy summer camp tour, presented by Kroger, makes it’s annual stop at the Rookie Basketball Camp at Bingham Farms Elementary School.  Day 2 (Tuesday) delivered some great action at our Pistons Academy Rookie Camp for players in grades 2-4. Camp Director Bryan Bollin led the campers through ball handling drills to open camp. […]

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Ish Autograph

The much anticipated Ish Smith camp tipped off today at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield as 150 campers gathered to learn from a true, NBA point guard.  “The thing about Ish Smith is that he is 100% genuine,” commented Camp Director Geo Thomas, “He is as humble as he is talented.  And his camp messages […]

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