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Inside The Cylinder Ep. 55: Special Guest James Edwards III breaks down the State of the Pistons

5/16/2018
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In this week's episode, David and Joey are joined by The Athletic's James Edwards III, beat writer for the Detroit Pistons. They'll discuss his relationship with Stan Van Gundy, his first year covering the team, and break down the current state of the Detroit Pistons. James shares his insights into the inner workings of the team, and break down a possible strategy, should the Pistons decide a rebuild is in their best interest. They guys will also talk the NBA Playoffs, and answer your...

Duration:01:05:52

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 54: SVG's gone - What's next?

5/9/2018
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Stan Van Gundy was let go of all duties with the Pistons' and we digest this recent move. We discuss our feelings on the SVG era and our reactions to the news and the ultimate state of the Pistons following his departure. We analyze the coach and gm market and breakdown who we want to see leading this team in the future. Is it time to break it up and start anew? Is our current team promising enough to keep moving forward? All that and more in this week's episode! Listen to the Almighty...

Duration:00:54:49

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 53: Pistons & NBA awards, season recap, and playoff picks!

4/16/2018
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In this week's season finale episode of Inside The Cylinder, David and Joey tie a bow on the Pistons' 2017-18 season. They'll also chat about Andre Drummond, and if he has a chance at nabbing an All-NBA spot. The guys discuss their picks for MVP, Rookie of the Year, DPOY and Coach of the Year. They apply a similar format for the Pistons team awards. Who is Detroit's 6th man of the year? MVP? Most improved player, and defensive player of the year? Lastly, they'll make their picks for the...

Duration:01:00:54

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 52: Playoffs?! Hall of Fame drama, and defining this season.

4/3/2018
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The Pistons have strung off five straight wins and three without Blake Griffin (possible concern?). The Pistons are essentially mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, but ITC attempts to redefine the meaning of success for the team this season. Is Luke Kennard the answer as our third pg option next year? We also take a look at Henry Ellenson's future as a Piston. There some Hall of Fame drama in Michigan and Detroit basketball circles recently. Grant Hill is being inducted but did...

Duration:00:59:42

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 51: Playoff odds, Zeke Upshaw and Andre with range!

3/28/2018
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With the return of Reggie Jackson the Pistons have put the clamps down on the 9th seed in the East. Playoff odds are dwindling but we analyze what it'll take to make it in and how Reggie affects our chances. The basketball community was saddened by the loss of GR Drive forward Zeke Upshaw. We take a look at his career and pay respect to the Chicago native! Andre has been putting in extra time working on his mid-range shot, is this the future?! Speaking of future, we take a way too early...

Duration:00:49:49

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 50: REGGIE BACK! Chauncey Billups in Detroit? Featuring Laz Jackson and Jamie Delaney

3/21/2018
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In this week's episode, David is joined by Laz Jackson and Jamie Delaney, fellow writers at Detroit Bad Boys. They'll discuss The Past, Present and Future aspects of Detroit Pistons basketball. The guys chat about Reggie Jackson's return, what to expect with Jackson back on the court, and what they'll be looking for from Detroit (on-court) for the rest of the season. They'll indulge in some revisionist history, taking a look at what could have been done to save the season (make the...

Duration:01:01:02

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 49: Reviewing Lowe's 'The end of the Pistons' piece, and things to watch for as this season continues

3/14/2018
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In this week's episode, the guys will recap David's visit to Chicago. They'll then take a deep dive into the depths that is Piston's hoops. They'll review the previous week in Pistons' news, which eventually takes them to Zach Lowe's 'The end of the Pistons' piece. They'll take a look at his major points in that article, and see where they agree/disagree, and where Detroit might go from here. Joey and David will also go over some things that they'll be looking for, on the floor, as the...

Duration:00:59:10

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 48: Stan Van Gundy - to fire or not to fire?

2/28/2018
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In this week’s episode Joey and David discuss whether or not Stan Van Gundy should be fired following this season. They’ll discuss SVG the coach, his draft results, his free agency signings and of course, JOSH SMITH. They’ll also take a look at the implications of the Blake Griffin acquisition, and how SVG has handled team health, basketball line-ups, and analyze the possible GMs and coaches on the market. David will make the case why SVG should be let go, Joey will be his defense...

Duration:01:06:17

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 47: New look, same up and down Pistons

2/14/2018
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With the additions of Jameer Nelson and James Ennis the Pistons experienced what we hope are just growing pains. In this week's episode, we break down these trade acquisitions as well as what went wrong during our three-game losing streak. James Ennis has looked good but how does that affect Stanley Johnson? Also, a quick update on Reggie Jackson and our fourth quarter woes and who's to blame. Then we take glimpse into our remaining schedule and our realistic odds of making the playoffs....

Duration:00:57:24

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 46: The Blake Griffin Effect and NBA Trade Deadline Speculation

2/7/2018
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In this week's episode, Joey and David discuss Blake Griffin's effect on multiple members of the Detroit Pistons. - They'll specifically discuss the dynamic duo of Blake Griffin and Andre Drummond. - Is this fearsome front-court just another rendition of the Clippers' Lob City? - Are they the Eastern Conference version of Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins? - Or will they build their own identity? - How has Griffin affected Reggie Bullock's play? Is he one of the better 3 & D players...

Duration:01:00:29

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 45: The Blake Griffin Episode

1/31/2018
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Our Detroit Pistons were on an 8 game losing streak but we're turning the page. We traded for 5 time all-star Blake Griffin AND we beat the Cavs with a depleted roster. What just happened?! We digest this new chapter .... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:03:33

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 44: Pistons woes continue, doubting Stan Van Gundy, and of course, fake trades!

1/16/2018
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In this week's episode, David and Joey discuss the continued skid of the Detroit Pistons, as they find themselves currently in 8th place in the Eastern Conference, and only one game ahead of the Philadelphia 76ers. They'll also discuss the following Pistons' topics - recent additions of two-way players, Detroit's own Kay Felder and Reggie Hearn - Langston Galloway's lack of minutes - Stan Van Gundy, and what the Pistons will do if this ship goes under - Questioning the medical...

Duration:00:50:05

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 43: SVG media comments - Trade rumors - Avery Bradley?!

1/10/2018
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These injured Pistons continue to struggle, but were able to rattle off an important win against the Rockets. We recap our recent string of games and discuss Stan Van Gundy's comments about LaVar Ball and media access. Trade rumors are swirling and we analyze the risk/reward of possible moves. Do we need another SG? Speaking of shooting guards, what's going on with Avery Bradley? All that and more in this week's episode! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:06:53

Inside The Cylinder Ep 39: Special Guest Tony East (Locked on Pacers) and Piston's Week in Review!

12/6/2017
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Piston's hit a mid-season slide losing three straight games to the Wizards, Sixers, and Spurs. We do a quick recap of what went wrong and what's to come. We also welcome Tony East to the podcast and talk some Pacers basketball. He gives us the scoop on their early season success, Oladipo's breakout, Lance Stephenson's antics. All that and more in this week's episode! Listen to the Almighty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes-...

Duration:00:54:45

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 32: David visits Joe and NBA & Pistons Season Preview-Palooza

10/16/2017
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After 31 episodes, David and Joe finally record a podcast in the same room! David visits Joe in Chicago, and they discuss the upcoming Pistons season! They'll talk best and worst case scenarios, season predictions and some of the major pieces and players that'll make for a successful season. They'll also talk the general NBA, including MVP predictions, Warrior contenders, and the Wild Western Conference. All that and more! Make sure to check out Inside The Cylinder on iTunes and...

Duration:00:42:52

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 31: James Edwards III of The Athletic joins ITC!

10/4/2017
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In this week's episode, James Edwards III joins Inside The Cylinder to discuss all that's going down over at The Athletic, his background as a Michigan State Athletics writer, and the latest and greatest from Detroit Pistons training camp. They'll take a deeper dive into the line-up situations, guard rotations, and some of the lesser discussed guys on the roster. Make sure to check out James over at The Athletic and in Tweet-land! As you know, make sure to check out Inside The Cylinder...

Duration:00:40:12

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 30: Rod Beard of The Detroit News joins us!

9/27/2017
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Piston's Beat Writer Rod Beard of The Detroit News joins us to talk some Piston's basketball. We dive into NBA media day and the recent social commentary surrounding sports and politics. How do we expect players to respond? What does Stan Van Gundy think about all this? We discuss the lineup and Reggie's health. What are the expectations for starters? Will the young guns get some run? All that and more in this week's episode! Listen to the Almighhty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes-...

Duration:00:54:08

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 29: Reggie Jacksons health, Little Caesars Arena and the Top 100

9/14/2017
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In this week's episode, David and Joey discuss the updates regarding Reggie Jackson, and his timetable to return to full health. What impacts will this have on the team, starting lineup, and the 2017-18 NBA season? They'll take a deep dive into Sports Illustrated's Top 100 NBA rankings, looking specifically at where the Pistons players fell. Were they rated too high? Too low? Just right? The guys will discuss. Lastly they'll chat a bit more about the Little Caesars Arena, Kid Rock and...

Duration:00:49:19

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 29: Reggie Jacksons health, Little Caesars Arena and the Top 100

9/14/2017
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In this week's episode, David and Joey discuss the updates regarding Reggie Jackson, and his timetable to return to full health. What impacts will this have on the team, starting lineup, and the 2017-18 NBA season? They'll take a deep dive into Sports Illustrated's Top 100 NBA rankings, looking specifically at where the Pistons players fell. Were they rated too high? Too low? Just right? The guys will discuss. Lastly they'll chat a bit more about the Little Caesars Arena, Kid Rock and...

Duration:00:49:13

Inside The Cylinder Ep. 28: James Holas joins us to talk about the Eastern Conference elite

8/31/2017
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Almighty Baller's very own James Holas joins us to talk about the big dogs in the Eastern Conference. We get his take on the smaller offseason moves by the Raptors and Wizards, as well as the recent Celtics, Cav's trade. How do these teams stack up and where do we expect them to finish? All that and more in this week's episode! Listen to the Almighhty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes- https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/podcast-never-ending-pursuit/id1043312471?mt=2 Listen and subscribe...

Duration:01:02:23

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