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Dan Feldman brings Pistons fans inside the team with a the daily podcast Locked on Pistons part of the Locked On Podcast Network. #nba #pistons

Dan Feldman brings Pistons fans inside the team with a the daily podcast Locked on Pistons part of the Locked On Podcast Network. #nba #pistons

Dan Feldman brings Pistons fans inside the team with a the daily podcast Locked on Pistons part of the Locked On Podcast Network. #nba #pistons
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Dan Feldman brings Pistons fans inside the team with a the daily podcast Locked on Pistons part of the Locked On Podcast Network. #nba #pistons




Locked On Pistons - 11/13/18 - Should The Pistons Trade For Washington's John Wall?

Host Matt Schoch is having an existential crisis as the abyss of a .500 season is staring us right into the face. If the window for a healthy Blake Griffin is now, why not go all in? Or, would the cap crippling that John Wall's supermax contract be too much for the Pistons to withstand over the next four years? We weigh the options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 11/12/18 - What Shake-up Do You Want For The Mediocre Detroit Pistons?

The Pistons dropped to .500 once again with a loss on Sunday to the Charlotte Hornets, exposing their biggest weakness. Do you think there's a trade to be made to shake things up with the roster? Let us know by calling or texting the Google Voice line at 810-666-1546. Also, we hear from Michigan coach John Beilein, who appears to be enjoying life back on campus in Ann Arbor. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 11/9/18 - A 2-0 Pistons Weekend? Television's Nick Carboni Joins To Talk Hornets

Your Detroit Pistons have a chance for a nice weekend with games on Friday night in Atlanta against the Hawks and on Sunday afternoon against Charlotte. We preview Trae Young and Atlanta and also talk Hornets with WCNC sports director Nick Carboni, a good friend of the show. Kemba Walker, Michael Jordan and the March Madness All-Stars are discussed. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 11/8/18 - Losing Streak Snapped, Slow Starts And A Lost Pistons Decade

The Pistons snapped a five-game losing streak and returned to .500 on Wednesday with a win against the Orlando Magic. We break down the victory, which included a nice Andre Drummond game and strong efforts from unheralded bench players. It was another tough first few minutes for the Pistons and we pour through the slow start numbers. We also break down Steve Hinson's article from Detroit Bad Boys of the 10 biggest Pistons disasters over the past decade. Learn more about your ad choices....


Locked On Pistons - 11/6/18 - Reggie Jackson, Andre Drummond Answer Bell But Pistons Drop Fifth Straight

The Pistons dropped another tough one on Monday night to the Miami Heat in overtime, although Andre Drummond and Reggie Jackson had nice games, especially down the stretch. We take a look at the factors that contributed to the loss. We also have some great listener feedback on the direction of the franchise and a fake trade. We also look ahead to Wednesday's game in Orlando. Go out and vote! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 11/5/18 - A Fake Trade That Could Shake Things Up For Listless Pistons

The Pistons dropped their fourth straight game on Saturday, this time to Andre Drummond head real estate tycoon Joel Embiid and Philly. Host Matt Schoch has an idea of how to shake up the roster in a big way. We also look ahead to Miami as the Heat are in Detroit tonight. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 11/1/18 - Late-Game Failures Lead To Third Straight Pistons Loss

The Pistons lost their third straight game and the goodwill that came with a 4-0 start is pretty much gone. An overtime loss to the Brooklyn Nets featured the worst kind of revenge game for Pistons fans and some late-game failures by the Pistons. We also look ahead to Philadelphia on Saturday, detail a New York Times piece on Blake Griffin and host Matt Schoch gives you the blow by blow from "Slouch-Gate" at the Lions practice facility on Wednesday as Lions coach Matt Patricia belittled a...


Locked On Pistons - 10/31/18 - Why Blake Griffin's Hot Start May Have Stunted Pistons Offensive Growth

The Pistons went to Boston and diehard fans were just hoping they stayed competitive this time. They did, but now we're wondering how they squandered an opportunity for a nice road win. Host Matt Schoch also talks about the main things he doesn't like about the offense, and why Blake Griffin's great start, and unique skillset, makes things more complicated. We also talk about the Henry Ellenson news, look ahead to tonight's game against Brooklyn and hear from Locked On Lions host Matt Dery...


Locked On Pistons - 10/30/18 - Former Locked On Pistons Host Dan Feldman And New Looks For Boston Rematch

Former host of the Locked On Pistons podcast Dan Feldman, a writer at NBCSports.com, was kind enough to join us for a reunion episode of sorts for him and the former listeners. We talked to him about the Tyronn Lue firing and surrounding confusion in Cleveland, the challenges in Boston, and also what NBA storylines have caught his eye so far. We also talk Pistons: His most unheralded player, best-case scenario possibilities and Blake Griffin's start. Host Matt Schoch also breaks down...


Locked On Pistons - 10/29/18 - How The Celtics Stopped Blake Griffin And Reaction From Tyronn Lue Firing

The Detroit Pistons and Blake Griffin were exposed a little in Saturday's blowout loss to the Boston Celtics. We detail what Brad Stevens and the Celtics did against the Pistons and what Detroit can do about it. Host Matt Schoch also has thoughts on Dan Gilbert's rash firing of Cleveland coach Tyrone Lue. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/26/18 - Luke Kennard Out A Few Weeks: What It Means For The 4-0 Pistons

The Pistons got another win on Thursday night, but suffered a big loss with the injury to Luke Kennard. We give the latest update on the second-year guard and what his loss means for the Pistons. We also take a look at the Boston Celtics, what's up with their relatively slow start and which Pistons player could have a big game if history is to believed. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/25/18 - Andre Drummond In The National Spotlight After Duel With Joel Embiid

Andre Drummond made the ESPN crawls and national talking head shows on Wednesday, as his confrontation with Joel Embiid on the court, in the papers after the game, and on social media Tuesday and Wednesday made big news. We break down what happened and how Dre is going so far this season. We also hear from Pistons coach Dwane Casey on Drummond and look ahead to the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are in town on Thursday night. We also have some listener feedback. Send us yours! Learn more about...


Locked On Pistons - 10/24/18 - Shake & Blake: Blake Griffin Drops The Nickel On 76ers In Overtime Thriller

The Pistons had a nice win on Tuesday night, a chill-inducing overtime win against the Philadelphia 76ers. Blake Griffin dropped 50 on Philly and so we hear from him after the game. Host Matt Schoch has some strong thoughts on Andre Drummond's struggles (or does he?). We also got some help from the listeners. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/23/18 - Ish Smith On Zeke's Praise, Scouting The Sixers, And What's Harbaugh Saying?

What the heck was Jim Harbaugh talking about when he brought up the #Pistons on Monday? We wade into dangerous territory to try and get in his mind. Also, an interview with Ish Smith on praise that he received from Isiah Thomas and how he watched him growing up. We also look ahead to tonight's home game against Philly, where stars could be sidelined for each team. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/22/18 - The 2-0 Pistons, League Pass Struggles, And Dwane Casey On Luke Kennard's Minutes

Your Detroit Pistons are among six undefeated teams in the NBA after another squeaker against a bad team on Saturday in Chicago. Host Matt Schoch breaks down the game, shares why he still hasn't watched yet, and we hear from coach Dwane Casey at Friday's practice on analytics and what's up with Luke Kennard, who didn't play on Saturday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/18/18 - Three Things We Didn't Like From The Pistons Season-Opening Win

The Pistons are 1-0 in the 2018-19 NBA season. It's a good feeling and the W is the most important part. But host Matt Schoch has three things that he particularly didn't like and they have to do with Andre Drummond, Reggie Jackson and the defense on the perimeter. We also talk about the denied dunk attempt by Blake Griffin and look ahead to Saturday's game against the Chicago Bulls, who now have the lamest jersey sponsorship in the NBA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...


Locked On Pistons - 10/17/18 - Pistons Season Predictions And Previewing Tonight's Opener Vs. Brooklyn

It's game day! Can you believe it? We finally have Pistons basketball to watch tonight, but first we've got to get our NBA predictions on the record. In addition, we break down what to expect from the Brooklyn Nets tonight, including the loss of two of their top players to injuries since they visited Detroit last week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/16/18 - Central Division Preseason Rankings And Talking Bucks With Eric Nehm Of The Athletic

It's finally here. The NBA season begins tonight and we've got your Locked On Hosts Central Division Preseason Projections as every host has weighed in on their projections for how the division will shake out. Eric Nehm of The Athletic and Locked On Bucks also joins to talk about Giannis, Mike Budenholzer and how Pistons fans might know they're in some trouble. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/15/18 - Breaking Down The Wing Options And Reggie Bullock's Kawhi-Like Laugh

We break down the Pistons wing options as we are now in GAME WEEK... finally! Stanley Johnson, Luke Kennard, Glenn Robinson III, Langston Galloway and Reggie Bullock are the main players in the two traditional shooting guard and small forward spots. Also, you've gotta hear Reggie Bullock's laugh from media day. Very Kawhi Leonard-esque. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


Locked On Pistons - 10/12/18 - A Ticket Complaint And Matt Peck On Jimmy Butler, Jabari Parker And Wendell Carter Jr.

Host Matt Schoch has a very old man rant about a new Pistons and Red Wings ticketing policy. Then, Locked On Bulls co-host Matt Peck joins us to talk about the Chicago club that is expected to be in the Central Division's basement. However, many Bulls fans are excited about the homecoming for Jabari Parker and rightfully fired up about rookie Wendell Carter Jr. As you would imagine, Bulls fans also have a stake in the Jimmy Butler saga in Minnesota. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...