Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters

2018-2019 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
6 Bruce Brown, Jr. SG 6-5 202 0 Miami (FL) 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
25 Reggie Bullock SG 6-7 205 5 North Carolina 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
81 Jose Calderon G 6-3 200 13 KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain) 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted Spain
0 Andre Drummond C 6-11 279 6 Connecticut 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
8 Henry Ellenson PF 6-11 245 2 Marquette 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
20 Wayne Ellington SG 6-5 200 9 North Carolina 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States
12 Keenan Evans SG 6-3 190 0 Texas Tech 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
9 Langston Galloway G 6-2 200 4 Saint Joseph's 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
23 Blake Griffin PF 6-10 250 9 Oklahoma 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
1 Reggie Jackson G 6-3 208 7 Boston College 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Italy / United States
7 Stanley Johnson G 6-7 245 3 Arizona 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
5 Luke Kennard SG 6-5 206 1 Duke 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
30 Jon Leuer PF 6-10 228 7 Wisconsin 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
18 Zach Lofton G 6-4 180 0 New Mexico State 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
24 Kalin Lucas PG 6-1 195 1 Michigan State 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
7 Thon Maker C 7-1 221 2 - 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 10 South Sudan / Australia
19 Svi Mykhailiuk SF 6-8 205 0 Kansas 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 17 Ukraine
27 Zaza Pachulia C 6-11 270 15 Alpella B.K. (Turkey) 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 13 Georgia
22 Glenn Robinson SF 6-6 222 4 Michigan 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
14 Ish Smith PG 6-0 175 8 Wake Forest 2010 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
17 Tony Snell G 6-7 213 5 New Mexico 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
13 Khyri Thomas SG 6-3 210 0 Creighton 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
12 Isaiah Whitehead SG 6-4 213 2 Seton Hall 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
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2018-2019 Detroit Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Jackson W. Ellington B. Brown, Jr. B. Griffin A. Drummond
Rotation I. Smith L. Galloway L. Kennard   T. Maker
Rotation J. Calderon   G. Robinson   Z. Pachulia
Lim PT K. Lucas K. Thomas S. Mykhailiuk    
Lim PT   T. Snell      
Lim PT   I. Whitehead      

2018-2019 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Milwaukee Bucks60-22-
2Indiana Pacers48-3412
3Detroit Pistons41-4119
4Chicago Bulls22-6038
5Cleveland Cavaliers19-6341

2018-2019 Detroit Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Blake Griffin All-NBA Third Team (2019)
Andre Drummond Player Of The Week (03/11/19, 04/01/19)
Blake Griffin Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2019)

2018-2019 Detroit Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Blake Griffin 75 35.0 24.5 7.5 5.4 0.7 0.4 3.4
Andre Drummond 79 33.5 17.3 15.6 1.4 1.7 1.7 2.2
Reggie Jackson 82 27.9 15.4 2.6 4.2 0.7 0.1 1.8
Langston Galloway 80 21.8 8.4 2.1 1.1 0.5 0.1 0.3
Luke Kennard 63 22.8 9.7 2.9 1.8 0.4 0.2 0.9
Reggie Bullock 44 30.8 12.1 2.8 2.5 0.5 0.1 1.2
Ish Smith 56 22.3 8.9 2.6 3.6 0.5 0.2 1.1
Stanley Johnson 48 20.0 7.5 3.6 1.2 1.0 0.3 1.1
Wayne Ellington 28 27.3 12.0 2.1 1.5 1.1 0.1 0.9
Bruce Brown, Jr. 74 19.6 4.3 2.5 1.2 0.5 0.5 0.6
Zaza Pachulia 68 12.9 3.9 3.9 1.3 0.5 0.2 0.8
Glenn Robinson 47 13.0 4.2 1.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.4
Thon Maker 29 19.4 5.5 3.7 0.9 0.4 1.1 0.8
Jon Leuer 41 9.8 3.8 2.4 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.6
Jose Calderon 49 12.9 2.3 1.2 2.3 0.3 0.1 0.7
Khyri Thomas 26 7.5 2.3 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Henry Ellenson 2 12.4 6.0 4.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Svi Mykhailiuk 3 6.6 2.0 0.7 1.3 0.3 0.0 0.3
Kalin Lucas 1 5.6 2.0 3.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Zach Lofton 1 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0

2018-2019 Detroit Pistons Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Bruce Brown, Jr. was selected as the #12 pick in the Second Round of the 2018 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Bruce Brown, Jr. signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 6, 2018.

Andre Drummond was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Andre Drummond signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 3, 2012. Andre Drummond re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 15, 2016.

Luke Kennard was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Luke Kennard signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 1, 2017.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Khyri Thomas, the #8 pick in the Second Round of the 2018 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Detroit Pistons from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 21, 2018. Khyri Thomas signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 25, 2018.

Acquired via Trade

Blake Griffin was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Los Angeles Clippers on January 29, 2018.

Reggie Jackson was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Oklahoma City Thunder on February 19, 2015. Reggie Jackson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 20, 2015.

Thon Maker was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Milwaukee Bucks on February 7, 2019.

Svi Mykhailiuk was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Los Angeles Lakers on February 6, 2019.

Acquired via Free Agency

Jose Calderon signed a contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 7, 2018.

Wayne Ellington signed a contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on February 9, 2019.

Langston Galloway signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 6, 2017.

Jon Leuer signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 7, 2016.

Zaza Pachulia signed a contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 13, 2018.

Glenn Robinson signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 7, 2018.

Ish Smith signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 7, 2016.

2018-2019 Detroit Pistons Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tom Gores Owner, Principal Owner 2011-2012 N/A
Arn Tellem Vice Chairman 2015-2016 N/A
Dennis Mannion Chief Executive Officer 2011-2012 N/A
Richard Haddad General Counsel, Senior VP 2012-2013 N/A
Awenate Cobbina Associate Counsel 2018-2019 N/A
Mike Willaert Senior VP 2018-2019 Director of Property Management (Detroit Pistons, 2014 to )
Jason George VP 2018-2019 Creative Director (Detroit Pistons, 2014 to )
Jerry Hendon Director of Team Security 2010-2011 N/A
Dwane Casey Head Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (Toronto Raptors, 2011 to 2018)
Micah Nori Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (2017 to 2018)
Sean Sweeney Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (2016 to 2017)
Sidney Lowe Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (2016 to 2017)
Tim Grgurich Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 2015 to 2017)
David Hopla Shooting Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (New York Knicks, 2012 to 2015)
Corey Gaines Coaching Consultant 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (2017 to 2018)
Malik Rose Assistant General Manager 2018-2019 General Manager (Erie BayHawks, 2016 to 2017)
Sachin Gupta Assistant General Manager 2018-2019 Special Advisor (Houston Rockets, 2017 to 2018)
Pat Garrity Associate General Manager 2016-2017 Director of Strategic Planning (Detroit Pistons, 2014 to 2016)
Mike Abdenour Director of Team Operations 2014-2015 Head Athletic Trainer (Detroit Pistons, 1975 to 2014)
Theo Robertson Assistant Video Coordinator 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (California, 2017 to 2018)
Jordan Brink Head Video Coordinator 2018-2019 Assistant Video Coordinator (Detroit Pistons, 2016 to 2018)
Al Walker Pro Scout 2014-2015 Advance Scout (Orlando Magic, 2007 to 2012)
Tom Barrise Pro Scout 2014-2015 Advance Scout (Chicago Bulls, 2012 to 2014)
Dion Glover Pro Scout 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Grand Rapids Drive, 2014 to 2019)
Andrea Fadini International Scout 2018-2019 N/A
Doug Ash College Scout 2008-2009 West Coast Scout (Detroit Pistons, 2004 to 2008)
Durand Walker College Scout 2012-2013 N/A
Maury Hanks College Scout 2014-2015 Scout (Toronto Raptors, 2012 to 2013)
Oronde Taliaferro College Scout 2018-2019 Coach (2015 to 2016)
Brent Haskins Advance Scout 2018-2019 Advance Scout (Houston Rockets, 2011 to 2012)
Greg Campbell Chief Financial Officer, Executive VP 2014-2015 President of Business Operations (Memphis Grizzlies, 2008 to 2013)
Charlie Metzger Executive VP 2017-2018 Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer (Detroit Pistons, 2011 to 2017)
John Coumoundouros Equipment Manager 2002-2003 N/A
Trent Salo Director of Sports Performance 2018-2019 N/A
Adam Glessner Director of Player Personnel 2016-2017 Scout (Detroit Pistons, 2014 to 2016)
Gregg Polinsky Director of Player Personnel 2018-2019 Director of Player Personnel (Brooklyn Nets, 2008 to 2018)
Otis Smith Director of Player Development 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Eric Tellem Assistant Director of Player Development 2018-2019 N/A
Bryston Williams Player Development Coach 2018-2019 Player Development Coach (Iowa Wolves, 2016 to 2018)
D.J. Bakker Player Development Coach 2018-2019 N/A
J.D. Dubois Player Development Coach 2018-2019 N/A
Jim Scholler Head Athletic Trainer 2018-2019 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Memphis Grizzlies, 2009 to 2018)
Louis Thompson Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2016-2017 N/A
Peter Elliott Assistant Athletic Trainer 2018-2019 Head Athletic Trainer (Erie BayHawks, 2017 to 2018)
Dr. Nick Pelachyk Team Doctor 2018-2019 N/A
John Mason Public Address Announcer 2003-2004 N/A
Franz Lidz VP of Communications 2018-2019 N/A