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Detroit Pistons hire Sachin Gupta as assistant general manager

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons have hired Sachin Gupta as their assistant general manager. The Pistons announced the move Tuesday. Gupta was a special adviser to Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey last season. He previously worked for the Philadelphia 76ers under then-GM Sam Hinkie. Ed Stefanski, a special adviser to Pistons owner Tom Gores, says Sachin has a great ...

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Verlander vs. Detroit, a special place in his heart

HOUSTON — A lot has happened to former Tigers ace Justin Verlander in less than a year. Most notably, he’s added two rings: one from his new marriage and the other from the World Series he won with the Astros last season. Verlander, who is scheduled to pitch against Detroit in the finale of a three-game set at Minute Maid ...

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Detroit Red Wings, Arizona Coyotes make NHL trade

GLENDALE, ARIZ. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes acquired defenseman Robbie Russo from the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday for a conditional seventh-round pick next year.The 25-year-old former Notre Dame player had nine goals, 23 assists and 81 penalty minutes in 75 games last season for Grand Rapids in the American Hockey League. He had two penalty minutes in 19 games ...

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Detroit Red Wings, Arizona Coyotes make NHL trade

GLENDALE, ARIZ. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes acquired defenseman Robbie Russo from the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday for a conditional seventh-round pick next year.The 25-year-old former Notre Dame player had nine goals, 23 assists and 81 penalty minutes in 75 games last season for Grand Rapids in the American Hockey League. He had two penalty minutes in 19 games ...

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Detroit Red Wings, Arizona Coyotes make NHL trade

GLENDALE, ARIZ. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes acquired defenseman Robbie Russo from the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday for a conditional seventh-round pick next year.The 25-year-old former Notre Dame player had nine goals, 23 assists and 81 penalty minutes in 75 games last season for Grand Rapids in the American Hockey League. He had two penalty minutes in 19 games ...

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Detroit Red Wings, Arizona Coyotes make NHL trade

GLENDALE, ARIZ. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes acquired defenseman Robbie Russo from the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday for a conditional seventh-round pick next year.The 25-year-old former Notre Dame player had nine goals, 23 assists and 81 penalty minutes in 75 games last season for Grand Rapids in the American Hockey League. He had two penalty minutes in 19 games ...

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Dwane Casey says Detroit Pistons have plenty of talent in place

DETROIT (AP) — Dwane Casey looks at the roster of the Detroit Pistons and sees a core of players capable of a lot more than the team accomplished last season. ”Our time is now,” Casey said. The Pistons introduced Casey as their new coach Wednesday, over a week after hiring him to replace Stan Van Gundy. Casey inherits a team built around Blake ...

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Detroit Pistons hire Dwane Casey as new coach

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons have hired Dwane Casey as their new coach. Pistons owner Tom Gores announced the move Monday, calling Casey one of the most successful and respected coaches in the NBA. Casey was given a five-year deal to lead the Pistons, two people familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the ...

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