DJC Morning Drive: Detroit Pistons Summer League Results, Greg Monroe News


Mar 24, 2014; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe (10) warms up prior to the game against the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

It’s NBA Thursday on the Detroit Jock City Morning Drive so that means it is time to look at what the internet is saying about our beloved Detroit Pistons.

While Stan Van Gundy and company are waiting for Greg Monroe to make his decision, they turned their attention to the Orlando Summer League where a couple of guards were making statements.  One of them trying to solidify a place in the starting line-up while the other is trying to scratch out a place on the roster.

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Meanwhile, Greg Monroe waits for LeBron James to make the decision 2.0 before team start making him offers.  However all of the guess work will end soon as the free agency moratorium ends today and team can officially make offers to free agents.

All of these Detroit Pistons links and more on the Detroit Jock City Morning Drive.

From MLive: Tony Mitchell Struggles To Shed Labels

"Tony Mitchell has heard two Detroit Pistons head coaches wonder aloud and publicly about whether he grasps the work load necessary to succeed as a borderline NBA player."

From MLive: KCP Leads Summer Scorers

"Kentavious Caldwell-Pope raised his voice to his Detroit Pistons teammates about positioning and to officials when he thought he got hacked. He made shots, got to the free-throw line, created havoc in passing lanes, and let his game speak for what he thinks of his team’s biggest offseason move so far this summer."

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  • From The Courier-Journal: Siva Playing For His Job

    "Peyton Siva cemented a reputation at the University of Louisville with his ability to play for the name on the front of his jersey, so it’s a different sort of test that faces the point guard this month."

    From The Freep: Greg Monroe Must Want To Play For The Detroit Pistons

    "“There’s no hesitation there. From Day 1, and Greg can tell you, I went down and met with him. He was the first player I met with. I went down and met with him within a few days of getting the job and made it clear to him we want him back and we haven’t wavered on that at all.”"