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  1. Rip Hamilton: Pistons should have won " 3 or 4" titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Erie Times News

    ... Time catches up with all of us." The Pistons" 2004 championship season is remembered as a true team effort. Ben Wallace, Tayshaun Prince, Hamilton, Chauncey Billups and Rasheed Wallace weren" t considered superstars but were great players who stayed ...

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  2. Richard Hamilton retires after 14 seasons in NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Wallace initially retired in 2010, came back with the New York Knicks in 2012-13, then retired again. Center Ben Wallace retired after the 2011-12 season with the Pistons. Hamilton came to Detroit in 2002, when the Pistons traded Jerry Stackhouse to ...

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  3. Hometeam basketball: North High girls find way back to postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... coaches have complemented her for her rebounding. She really gets after. She reminds me of (former NBA star) Ben Wallace . She pursues the ball aggressively and comes down with elbows out and protecting the ball." The Polar Bears freshman troika - ...

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  4. Hometeam basketball: North High girls find way back to postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... coaches have complemented her for her rebounding. She really gets after. She reminds me of (former NBA star) Ben Wallace . She pursues the ball aggressively and comes down with elbows out and protecting the ball." The Polar Bears freshman troika - ...

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  5. Pistons News: Stan Van Gundy defends coaches, the Pistons' future...Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... Rip? Do I see a bit of Rasheed in Monroe? Dare I say that Caldwell-Pope and Drummond are the Tayshaun Prince and Ben Wallace to this youthful and inexperienced team? Parallels can be drawn from every which direction, the only thing that can back ...

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  6. NBA All-Star Game 2015: Analyzing Star-Studded Rosters Ahead of Sunday's EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | BleacherReport

    ... than team success. Back in 2006, the Detroit Pistons sent four players - Chauncey Billups, Richard Hamilton, Ben Wallace and Rasheed Wallace - to the All-Star Game. Flip Saunders, who coached both the Pistons and Eastern Conference All-Stars that ...

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  7. Winning without a superstar: Aberration or potential trend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Washington Post

    ... NBA Finals twice - made it impossible to ignore his talents and those of Richard Hamilton, Rasheed Wallace and Ben Wallace. All four made the all-star team in 2006, when the Pistons had a league-best 39-6 record. Five years later, the Boston Celtics ...

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  8. Ask David: On the impact of 3-pointers on defense, and questions that don't pass musterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | MLive.com

    ... winning depend upon a strong inside game and/or penetration that leads to high shooting percentages? The Ben Wallace/Chauncey Billups Detroit Pistons feasted on those old live-by-the-three, die-by-the-three Orlando Magic teams. As Coach Van Gundy ...

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  9. The worst kind of roller coaster: Pistons power rankingsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... Drummond said . There was talk of Drummond being the next Dwight Howard. But his early season play was more like Ben Wallace -- not there's anything wrong with that, just not superstar material. Then -- recurring theme here -- Josh Smith left and ...

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  10. Detroit Pistons helped push NBA star LeBron James to reach championship heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MLive.com

    When he lines up for the tip-off, no longer is James faced with the difficult task of working to outsmart the Detroit Pistons' championship core of Tayshaun Prince, Chauncey Billups, Richard Hamilton, Ben Wallace and Rasheed Wallace like earlier in his career. No team in the NBA is easy, but these Pistons -- who the Cavs defeated on Tuesday night -- don't match up with the vintage Detroit teams.

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  11. Pistons extend longest All-Star starter drought since pre-Isiah ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Piston Powered

    ... has actually been fairly well-represented in the starting lineup of All-Star games. Since then, Allen Iverson, Ben Wallace, Grant Hill, Isiah Thomas and Joe Dumars have started All-Star games for Detroit. Fan voting began for 1975. Isiah Thomas was ...

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  12. AUDIO: Ben Wallace InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame has annouced the class of 2015, and included in that group is Ben Wallace. Here you can listen to my interview for the former Virginia Union star who had a 16-year career in the NBA.

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  13. Former NBA great Cardinal addresses RotariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... have unique qualities are the ones that get teased. --In his first active game as a Detroit Piston, teammate Ben Wallace told him to lead the team out of the locker room on to the floor for the pre-game warmup. He did, enthusiastically, but none of ...

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  14. NBA All-Star Weekend: What are the Pistons' chances?Read the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... Game was Allen Iverson in 2009. Before that, Piston representation was quite common, with Rasheed Wallace , Ben Wallace , Rip Hamilton and Chauncey Billups all featured regularly, and in fact all four of them made it together in 2005, one of only ...

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  15. Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James' most memorable moments as a CavalierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... the way; there was nothing he could do. LeBron was playing against an extremely tough Pistons team that included Ben Wallace and Rasheed Wallace. The fact that LeBron was able to dominate the paint with both Rasheed and Ben in the game is ...

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  16. NBA champ Wallace, ECSU alum tabbed for CIAA HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Daily Advance

    AP file photo Ben Wallace, who played at Virginia Union before reaching NBA stardom with a championship for the Detroit Pistons, is part of this year's CIAA Hall of Fame class. Former ECSU basketball standout Thomas Blue is also an inductee.

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  17. Lawrence: A Renaissance for basketball big menRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | RecordNET

    ... and ongoing. The Detroit Pistons were pivotal in 2004, winning without a true center – though 6-foot-9 Ben Wallace was a rebounding terror. And when LeBron James and the outlet pass-happy Miami Heat won consecutive championships from 2012-13, ...

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  18. Pistons Host Anthony Davis' PelicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Piston Powered

    ... coupled with an emerging defensive brilliance that practically puts him on even footing with luminaries such as Ben Wallace and Hakeem Olajuwon. In truth, in a year lacking a clear NBA alpha dog is it James Harden, Stephen Curry or LeBron James ...

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  19. Ask David: Detroit Pistons bid to become second team ever with dueling double-digit streaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... history being an L.A. guy, but to me, and I'm sure many other Pistons fans, that number 3 should be retired for Ben Wallace. I thought it was a big mistake to give that number to Rodney Stuckey, but I also realize there may have been some hurt ...

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  20. NBA Players Who Created Their Own LegendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... their careers. From Willis Reed's ire at being drafted with the first pick of the second round to the undrafted Ben Wallace winning an unprecedented four Defensive Player of the Year Awards in a five-year span, each of these guys attained heights no ...

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