Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters

2018-2019 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
6 Bruce Brown, Jr. SG 6-5 202 0 Miami (FL) 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States RFA-2021
25 Reggie Bullock SG 6-7 205 5 North Carolina 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States UFA-2019
81 Jose Calderon G 6-3 200 13 Laboral Kutxa Baskonia (Spain) 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted Spain UFA-2019
0 Andre Drummond C 6-11 279 6 Connecticut 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States PO-2020; UFA-2021
8 Henry Ellenson PF 6-11 245 2 Marquette 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States UFA-2019
12 Keenan Evans SG 6-3 190 0 Texas Tech 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
9 Langston Galloway G 6-2 200 4 Saint Joseph's 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2020
23 Blake Griffin PF 6-10 250 9 Oklahoma 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States PO-2021; UFA-2022
1 Reggie Jackson G 6-3 208 7 Boston College 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Italy / United States UFA-2020
7 Stanley Johnson G 6-7 245 3 Arizona 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States RFA-2019
5 Luke Kennard SG 6-5 206 1 Duke 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States TO-2020; RFA-2021
30 Jon Leuer PF 6-10 228 7 Wisconsin 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States UFA-2020
18 Zach Lofton G 6-4 180 0 New Mexico State 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
27 Zaza Pachulia C 6-11 270 15 Alpella B.K. (Turkey) 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 13 Georgia UFA-2019
22 Glenn Robinson SF 6-6 222 4 Michigan 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States TO-2019; UFA-2020
14 Ish Smith PG 6-0 175 8 Wake Forest 2010 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2019
13 Khyri Thomas SG 6-3 210 0 Creighton 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States RFA-2021
   Two-Way player

2018-2019 Detroit Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Jackson B. Brown, Jr. L. Kennard B. Griffin A. Drummond
Rotation J. Calderon R. Bullock G. Robinson S. Johnson Z. Pachulia
Rotation   L. Galloway   H. Ellenson  
Rotation       J. Leuer  
Lim PT I. Smith K. Thomas      
Lim PT   K. Evans      
Lim PT   Z. Lofton      

Detroit Free Agent Rights Retained

Name Pos FA Status Nationality
Jameer Nelson G (U) Non-Bird United States

2018-2019 Detroit Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Blake Griffin 27 35.6 25.4 9.1 5.3 0.7 0.5 3.9
Andre Drummond 28 33.0 18.0 15.5 1.2 1.4 1.9 2.4
Reggie Jackson 28 28.3 15.0 2.5 4.2 0.8 0.1 1.9
Langston Galloway 27 25.3 9.3 2.6 1.3 0.5 0.1 0.5
Stanley Johnson 24 22.7 9.8 4.4 1.3 1.0 0.2 1.4
Reggie Bullock 20 28.7 11.1 2.3 2.3 0.6 0.1 1.1
Ish Smith 22 24.4 9.2 1.9 3.0 0.5 0.3 1.1
Glenn Robinson 24 16.0 4.8 1.5 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.5
Zaza Pachulia 26 12.9 4.3 4.4 1.4 0.7 0.2 0.7
Bruce Brown, Jr. 21 17.8 4.0 2.4 1.0 0.6 0.5 0.6
Jon Leuer 16 10.5 4.6 2.4 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.6
Luke Kennard 11 19.4 6.6 2.8 1.2 0.3 0.3 1.1
Jose Calderon 22 12.4 2.3 1.1 2.3 0.5 0.1 0.6
Henry Ellenson 2 12.4 6.0 4.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Khyri Thomas 5 5.3 1.8 1.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.4
Zach Lofton 1 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0

Detroit Pistons Future Free Agent Details

2019 2020 2021
Zaza Pachulia (UFA)
Jose Calderon (UFA)
Ish Smith (UFA)
Reggie Bullock (UFA)
Stanley Johnson (RFA)
Glenn Robinson (TO)
Henry Ellenson (UFA)
Zach Lofton (RFA)
Keenan Evans (RFA)
Reggie Jackson (UFA)
Jon Leuer (UFA)
Langston Galloway (UFA)
Andre Drummond (PO)
Luke Kennard (TO)
Blake Griffin (PO)
Luke Kennard (RFA)
Khyri Thomas (UFA)
Bruce Brown, Jr. (RFA)

Detroit Pistons Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2019OwnOwn
2020OwnTo SAC (via PHX)
2021OwnTo PHL
2022OwnMore favorable of DET and CHI to CHI then other to MEM (via CHI swap for DET)
2023OwnTo PHL
2024OwnOwn
2025OwnOwn

Detroit Pistons Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing
No picks incoming

2020 second round draft pick to Sacramento
Detroit's 2020 2nd round pick to Sacramento (via Phoenix) [Detroit-Phoenix, 7/9/2015; Phoenix-Sacramento, 6/23/2016]

2021 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
Detroit's 2021 2nd round pick to Philadelphia [Detroit-Philadelphia, 6/21/2018]

2022 second round draft pick to Memphis or Chicago
Chicago will receive the more favorable of its 2022 2nd round pick and Detroit's 2022 2nd round pick and Memphis will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Chicago's right to swap for Detroit) [Chicago-Detroit, 2/8/2018; Detroit-Memphis, 2/8/2018]

2023 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
Detroit's 2023 2nd round pick to Philadelphia [Detroit-Philadelphia, 6/21/2018]

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.

Henry Ellenson was selected as the #18 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Henry Ellenson signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 18, 2016.

Stanley Johnson was selected as the #8 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Stanley Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 22, 2015.

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

Reggie Bullock was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Phoenix Suns on July 9, 2015. Reggie Bullock re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 14, 2017.

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.

Acquired via Free Agency

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

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
Greg Campbell Chief Financial Officer 2014-2015 President of Business Operations (Memphis Grizzlies, 2008 to 2013)
Mario Etemad Executive VP of Operations 1994-1995 N/A
Bob Feller Executive VP, Chief Financial Officer 2012-2013 N/A
Jim Ross Executive VP of Business Operations 2013-2014 N/A
Joe Walsh Senior VP of Human Resources 2013-2014 N/A
Scott Wruble VP of Information Technology 2013-2014 N/A
Richard Haddad VP 2012-2013 N/A
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 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 2015 to 2017)
Dennis Mannion Chief Executive Officer, President 2011-2012 N/A
Jeff Bower General Manager 2014-2015 Head Coach (Marist, 2013 to 2014)
Jeff Nix Assistant General Manager 2014-2015 Director of Scouting (New York Knicks, 2005 to 2007)
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)
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)
J.R. Holden Director of International Scouting 2016-2017 College and International Scout (Detroit Pistons, 2014 to 2016)
Oronde Taliaferro Scout 2010-2011 N/A
Brendan Malone Scout 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Ryan Winters Scout 2016-2017 Video Coordinator (Detroit Pistons, 2009 to 2016)
Art Luptowski Advance Scout 2014-2015 Head Coach (American International, 1999 to 2014)
Otis Smith Director of Player Development 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
D.J. Bakker Player Development Coach 2018-2019 N/A
Jim Scholler Head Athletic Trainer 2018-2019 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Memphis Grizzlies, 2009 to 2018)
John Mason Public Address Announcer 2003-2004 N/A