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  1. Dumars out as Pistons president, will continue as adviser to teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... and free-agent signings that didn't pan out. He also garnered praise for acquiring or drafting players such as Ben Wallace, Chauncey Billups and Andre Drummond. The Sporting News named Dumars its NBA Executive of the Decade in 2009. The Pistons ...

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  2. Reports: Dumars out as Detroit's team presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... team." Dumars began running the Pistons in 2000, and he made one shrewd move after another at first, acquiring Ben Wallace for Grant Hill in a sign-and-trade and sending Jerry Stackhouse to Washington for Richard Hamilton. He brought Rasheed Wallace ...

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  3. Former Pistons star Grant Hill not interested in team's GM job nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Detroit News

    ... for Orlando. His departure was the first domino in Joe Dumars' championship puzzle, as the Pistons acquired Ben Wallace in a sign-and-trade deal. Perry is one of the league's top second-in-command executives, and grew up in Detroit. He was Dumars' ...

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  4. Joe Dumars' reign with Pistons appears to be near endRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Detroit News

    ... Grant Hill to stay as an unrestricted free agent. When Hill decided to move on to Orlando, Dumars received Ben Wallace in return. At that time, Wallace was an unknown, undersized center who developed into an All-Star. In 2002, the Pistons advanced ...

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  5. Joe Dumars Era Officially Over in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sports Media 101

    ... Dumars forgot about the trademark defense that made those early 2000's Pistons teams so tough. Guys like Ben Wallace and Tayshaun Prince who won you the game with their defense, rather than offense. Dumars recognized that the NBA is a changing ...

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  6. Joe Dumars Out: Reaction from around the webRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... When Gores fired Cheeks on Feb. 9 over Dumars' objections, the regime's fate was sealed. Maybe he got lucky when Ben Wallace arrived as a throw-in when Grant Hill left for Orlando, and maybe it will be another 20 years before we see another ...

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  7. Perry A. Farrell: Joe Dumars always classy, always spoke the truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Detroit Free Press

    Joe Dumars' sign-and-trade that brought Ben Wallace to Detroit helped shaped Dumars' legacy as an executive.

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  8. How we'll remember Joe DumarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Detroit Free Press

    ... How the success carried over into a new era with the 2004 title -- but then how it went sour. Trading for Ben Wallace, Rip Hamilton and Rasheed Wallace, and drafting Tayshaun Prince. Signing Chauncey Billups. Hiring Larry Brown to put the ...

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  9. Joe Dumars timeline: From Louisiana to Bad Boys to nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Detroit Free Press

    ... deal after free-agent star Grant Hill picks Orlando over Detroit. The deal lands guard Chucky Atkins and center Ben Wallace. June 26, 2002: After a breakthrough 50-32 season, the Pistons draft Kentucky forward Tayshaun Prince with the No. 23 overall ...

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  10. A brief timeline of Joe Dumars: From Louisiana, to Bad Boys and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Detroit Free Press

    ... deal after free-agent star Grant Hill picks Orlando over Detroit. The deal lands guard Chucky Atkins and center Ben Wallace. April 19, 2001: After a 32-50 season, Dumars fires George Irvine. May 25, 2001: The Pistons name 41-year-old Rick Carlisle ...

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  11. Joe Dumars era, defined by change, brought down by what Dumars never learned to changeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Piston Powered

    ... a difficult plan to execute, and Dumars did it amazing well. He mined the league for undervalued players like Ben Wallace , Clifford Robinson, Chucky Atkins, Corliss Williamson , Jon Barry and Zeljko Rebraca - and everyone fit together seamlessly. ...

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  12. Dumars era over: 'It's time to turn the page,' says outgoing Pistons presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Detroit Free Press

    ... star Grant Hill was headed to Orlando, but Dumars turned the exit into a sign-and-trade deal that landed center Ben Wallace, a future four-time NBA defensive player of the year. Need one more piece to win a title? Trade the end of your bench to ...

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  13. Joe Dumars Resigns as Pistons' President of Basketball OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | BleacherReport

    ... the first half of Dumars' tenure, it's hard to argue there was any better executive in the sport. Dumars plucked Ben Wallace from obscurity, saved Rasheed Wallace's career and helped foster the environment in which Chauncey Billups would become one ...

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  14. AP source: Dumars out as Detroit's team presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Inside Bay Area

    ... team." Dumars began running the Pistons in 2000, and he made one shrewd move after another at first, acquiring Ben Wallace for Grant Hill in a sign-and-trade and sending Jerry Stackhouse to Washington for Richard Hamilton. He brought Rasheed Wallace ...

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  15. Longtime Pistons president Dumars steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | CNN

    ... 1990. That championship team - led by Chauncey Billups, Richard Hamilton, Tayshaun Prince, Rasheed Wallace and Ben Wallace - will be remembered as a balanced, team-first group that overcame the star-studded Lakers through defense and unity. Since ...

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  16. Dumars out as Pistons president, will continue as adviser to teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... and free-agent signings that didn't pan out. He also garnered praise for acquiring or drafting players such as Ben Wallace, Chauncey Billups and Andre Drummond. The Sporting News named Dumars its NBA Executive of the Decade in 2009. The Pistons ...

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  17. Source: Dumars out as Detroit's team presidentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... team." Dumars began running the Pistons in 2000, and he made one shrewd move after another at first, acquiring Ben Wallace for Grant Hill in a sign-and-trade and sending Jerry Stackhouse to Washington for Richard Hamilton. He brought Rasheed Wallace ...

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  18. AP source: Dumars out as Pistons' team presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... team.' Dumars began running the Pistons in 2000, and he made one shrewd move after another at first, acquiring Ben Wallace for Grant Hill in a sign-and-trade and sending Jerry Stackhouse to Washington for Richard Hamilton. He brought Rasheed Wallace ...

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  19. Joe Dumars out as Detroit Pistons' team presidentRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... team." Dumars began running the Pistons in 2000, and he made one shrewd move after another at first, acquiring Ben Wallace for Grant Hill in a sign-and-trade and sending Jerry Stackhouse to Washington for Richard Hamilton. He brought Rasheed Wallace ...

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  20. Blog: Stoney Gives Joe Dumars Final GradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | CBS Local

    Chauncey Billups #1, Rasheed Wallace #30, President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars and Ben Wallace #3 of the Detroit Pistons celebrate their win over the Indiana Pacers in Game six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2004 NBA Playoffs at The Palace of Auburn Hills on June 1, 2004 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.

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