One of the nation's top linebacker recruits is officially off the market, as Josh Smith committed to Vanderbilt, according to VandySports.com's Twitter account: Per 247Sports' composite rankings, Smith is a 4-star prospect and ranks as the No. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons may have too many cooks in the kitchen. With both Greg Monroe and Josh Smith best suited to the power forward position, something has to give. Last season, Smith ended up playing more of a small forward role—and it showed. The 28-year-old posted the worst field-goal percentage of his career (41.9 percent). Show More Summary
The 2014 NBA draft brought serious attention back to the sport after the this year’s championship, and the recent influx of trade rumors has many basketball fans excited about the possibilities. With huge names like LeBron James andShow More Summary
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As quickly as it hit the news cycle, rumors about Josh Smith leaving the Detroit Pistons in a multiplayer trade with the Sacramento Kings, as first reported by ESPN's Marc Stein, fizzled out. Per Stein: Sources say that Smith being swapped...Show More Summary
When Stan Van Gundy took over as head coach and president of basketball operations for the Detroit Pistons, a looming question was how he was going to reshape the roster despite onerous, previously existing contracts. If early reports...Show More Summary
Are the Kings willing to roll the dice on the talented, but inconsistent forward that had a nightmare season after signing a big-money contract with the Pistons? Most felt Josh Smith's disastrous first season in Detroit would render him untradeable, but the Pistons may have found an amenable partner in the Sacramento Kings. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons are a couple seasons from being true contenders in the Eastern Conference, and to hasten their rebuilding efforts they must find a way to move Josh Smith this offseason. Smith was signed by former team president Joe Dumars to a four-year, $54 million contract just last summer. Show More Summary
Many top recruits showed out Sunday at the Columbus Nike Football Recruit Training Camp on the campus of Ohio State University. But only five were selected to go to The Opening, an exclusive summer showcase of top football talent. Josh Smith was one of the five. Show More Summary
Stan Van Gundy has his work cut out for him with the Detroit Pistons. After signing on as the head coach and president of basketball operations, SVG is now tasked with turning around a talented team that struggled its way to a 29-53Show More Summary
All NBA free agents aren't created equal. For every successful addition like LeBron James (Miami Heat) or Dwight Howard (Houston Rockets), there are a few disappointments such as Josh Smith (Detroit Pistons) or O.J. Mayo (Milwaukee Bucks) each year. This summer shouldn't be any different. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons and new head coach Stan Van Gundy are facing a tough decision that must be made during the upcoming NBA offseason. As Van Gundy implements a new offensive system focused on creating floor space, the Pistons need an upgraded roster to satisfy his scheme. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons had high expectations for the 2013-14 season after the acquisitions of Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings, but following a highly disappointing second half of the season, there's real concern about whether either player...Show More Summary
There's a reason people are sleeping on the monstrous sophomore season Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond is putting together—a few of them, actually. From the bad free-agency bets taken on Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings to the upcoming...Show More Summary
Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith has patella tendinitis in his left knee and did not play Tuesday against his former team, the Atlanta Hawks.
Nothing and no one can save the Detroit Pistons' wildly disappointing, endlessly dismal season. Except for Andre Drummond. Amid a year in which the Pistons are realizing hope cannot be bought—at least not when it's Josh Smith and Brandon...Show More Summary
Opening Day for Major League Baseball is a day to celebrate. It's such a big event that athletes who aren't even baseball players are celebrated on that day. In Detroit, the city honored its biggest sports stars with life-sized bobbleheads as part of its “April in the D” campaign. Show More Summary
Josh Smith's free-throw stroke was anything but Smoove on Friday night. The Detroit Pistons forward has struggled throughout the 2013-14 season, but he took those woes to a new level on Friday night during a loss to the Phoenix Suns....Show More Summary
For once, Timofey Mozgov was the one throwing a forearm into some poor schmuck's face before cramming one on his head, and it was good. As for Josh Smith, well, that's the unmistakable reaction of a man who is on a 25-win team and has just about had it with this bullshit. Read more...
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