Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters
1986-1987 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster
1986-1987 Detroit Depth Chart
|Starters||I. Thomas||J. Dumars||A. Dantley||R. Mahorn||B. Laimbeer|
|Rotation||V. Johnson||T. Campbell||D. Rodman||J. Salley|
|Rotation||S. Green||K. Nimphius|
1986-1987 Central Division Standings
1986-1987 Detroit Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Isiah Thomas||All-NBA Second Team (1987)
|Isiah Thomas||Player Of The Week (01/11/87)
|Isiah Thomas||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1987)
|Bill Laimbeer||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1987)
|Isiah Thomas||J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (1987)
1986-1987 Detroit Season Stat Leaders
1986-1987 Detroit Pistons Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Isiah Thomas was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1981 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Isiah Thomas signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on August 1, 1981. Isiah Thomas signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on August 1, 1984.
|Acquired via Trade
Adrian Dantley was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Utah Jazz on August 21, 1986.
Sidney Green was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Chicago Bulls on August 21, 1986.
Vinnie Johnson was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Seattle SuperSonics on November 23, 1981. Vinnie Johnson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on September 4, 1984.
Bill Laimbeer was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 17, 1982. Bill Laimbeer re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 1, 1982. Bill Laimbeer signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on June 13, 1984.
Rick Mahorn was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Washington Wizards on June 17, 1985.
Kurt Nimphius was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Los Angeles Clippers on January 29, 1987.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Chuck Nevitt signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on November 29, 1985.
1986-1987 Detroit Pistons Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|William Davidson||Owner, Principal Owner||1974-1975||N/A|
|Chuck Daly||Head Coach||1983-1984||Head Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1981 to 1982)|
|Dick Versace||Assistant Coach||1986-1987||N/A|
|Ron Rothstein||Assistant Coach||1986-1987||Assistant Coach (Atlanta Hawks, 1983 to 1986)|
|Jack McCloskey||General Manager||1979-1980||Head Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 1972 to 1974)|
|Mike Abdenour||Head Athletic Trainer||1975-1976||N/A|