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Here are some interesting facts about the Detroit Pistons:

The franchise was founded in 1941 was founded in Fort Wayne, Indiana and was known as the Fort Wayne (Zollner) Pistons. They were a member of the National Basketball League (NBL). They then joined the Basketball Association of America (BAA) in 1948 and in 1949 the NBL and BAA joined together to become the National Basketball Association (NBA). The team moved to Detroit in 1957. Some of the key players who played for Detroit over the years included Isiah Thomas, Bill Laimbeer, Vinnie Johnson, Joe Dumars, Rick Mahorn, John Salley, Dennis Rodman and Adrian Dantley. They were coached by Chuck Daly who decided that their best chance to succeed was through a more aggressive style of play, and in the 80’s, earned them the nickname “Bad Boys”.

Logo History

The Detroit Pistons logo has had nine logo variations, including the original design back in 1941 when the team was known as the Ft. Wayne Zollner Pistons. See the different Detroit Pistons logo designs that they have had over the years.

Team Info

Founded: 1941
Conference: Eastern
Division: Central
Team Colors: Red, Royal Blue, Navy Blue and White

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League Titles

Championships: 3
Conference Titles: 7
Division Titles: 9
Retired Numbers: 10
Arena: The Palace of Auburn Hills

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