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2012–13 Detroit Pistons season

The 2012–13 Detroit Pistons season was the 72nd season of the franchise, the 65th in the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the 56th in Detroit.

2012–13 Detroit Pistons season
Head coachLawrence Frank
General managerJoe Dumars
Owner(s)Tom Gores
ArenaThe Palace of Auburn Hills
Results
Record35–47 (.427)
PlaceDivision: 4th (Central)
Conference: 11th (Eastern)
Playoff finishDid not qualify

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
TelevisionFox Sports Detroit
RadioWWJ, WXYT (AM)/FM
< 2011–12 2013–14 >

Draft picksEdit

Round Pick Player Position Nationality College/Team
1 9 Andre Drummond C   United States Connecticut
2 33 Khris Middleton SF   United States Texas A&M
2 44 Kim English [a] SG   United States Missouri

a Pick acquired from the Houston Rockets on June 25, 2009 in exchange for the draft rights to Chase Budinger.

RosterEdit

2012–13 Detroit Pistons roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY-MM-DD) From
G 12   Bynum, Will 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 185 lb (84 kg) 1983–01–04 Georgia Tech
G 8   Calderón, José 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 211 lb (96 kg) 1981–09–28 Spain
C 1   Drummond, Andre 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 270 lb (122 kg) 1993–10–08 Connecticut
G 24   English, Kim 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 200 lb (91 kg) 1988–09–24 Missouri
F 33   Jerebko, Jonas 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 231 lb (105 kg) 1987–03–02 Sweden
G 7   Knight, Brandon 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 189 lb (86 kg) 1991–12–02 Kentucky
C 55   Kravtsov, Viacheslav 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 247 lb (112 kg) 1987–08–25 Ukraine
G/F 50   Maggette, Corey 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 225 lb (102 kg) 1979–11–12 Duke
F 54   Maxiell, Jason 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 260 lb (118 kg) 1983–02–18 Cincinnati
F 32   Middleton, Khris 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 215 lb (98 kg) 1991–12–08 Texas A&M
F/C 10   Monroe, Greg 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 250 lb (113 kg) 1990–06–04 Georgetown
G/F 25   Singler, Kyle 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 230 lb (104 kg) 1988–05–04 Duke
G 3   Stuckey, Rodney 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 205 lb (93 kg) 1986–04–21 Eastern Washington
F 31   Villanueva, Charlie 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 232 lb (105 kg) 1984–08–24 Connecticut
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  •   Injured

Roster
Last transaction: 2013–01–30

Pre-seasonEdit

2012 pre-season game log
2012–13 season schedule

Regular seasonEdit

Game logEdit

2012–13 game log
Total: 29–53 (Home: 18–23; Road: 11–30)
2012–13 season schedule

StandingsEdit

Central Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div GP
y-Indiana Pacers 49 32 .605 30–11 19–21 13–3 81 
x-Chicago Bulls 45 37 .549 4.5 24–17 21–20 9–7 82
x-Milwaukee Bucks 38 44 .463 11.5 21–20 17–24 7–9 82
Detroit Pistons 35 47 .427 20.5 18–23 11–30 8–8 82
Cleveland Cavaliers 24 58 .293 25.5 14–27 10–31 3–13 82


Eastern Conference
# Team W L PCT GB GP
1 z-Miami Heat * 66 16 .805 82
2 y-New York Knicks * 54 28 .659 12.0 82
3 y-Indiana Pacers * 49 32 .605 16.5 81
4 x-Brooklyn Nets 49 33 .598 17.0 82
5 x-Chicago Bulls 45 37 .549 21.0 82
6 x-Atlanta Hawks 44 38 .537 22.0 82
7 x-Boston Celtics 41 40 .506 24.5 81
8 x-Milwaukee Bucks 38 44 .463 28.0 82
9 Philadelphia 76ers 34 48 .415 32.0 82
10 Toronto Raptors 34 48 .415 32.0 82
11 Detroit Pistons 29 53 .354 37.0 82
12 Washington Wizards 29 53 .354 37.0 82
13 Cleveland Cavaliers 24 58 .293 42.0 82
14 Charlotte Bobcats 21 61 .256 45.0 82
15 Orlando Magic 20 62 .244 46.0 82

Player statisticsEdit

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

SeasonEdit

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Greg Monroe 81 81 33.2 .486 .000 .689 9.6 3.5 1.3 .68 16.0
Brandon Knight 75 75 31.5 .407 .367 .733 3.3 4.0 .77 .11 13.3
José Calderón 28 28 31.7 .527 .520 .893 2.5 6.6 1.07 .07 11.6
Rodney Stuckey 76 24 28.6 .406 .302 .783 2.8 3.6 .67 .22 11.5
Will Bynum 65 0 18.8 .469 .316 .809 1.5 3.6 .69 .08 9.8
Kyle Singler 82 74 28.0 .428 .350 .806 4.0 0.9 .7 .45 8.8
Andre Drummond 66 10 20.7 .608 .500 .371 7.6 .5 .98 1.58 7.9
Jonas Jerebko 49 2 18.2 .449 .301 .773 3.8 .9 .78 .16 7.7
Jason Maxiell 72 71 24.8 .446 .000 .621 5.7 .8 .44 1.32 6.9
Charlie Villanueva 69 0 15.8 .377 .347 .551 3.5 .8 .45 .57 6.8
Khris Middleton 27 0 17.6 .440 .311 .844 1.9 1.0 .56 .15 6.1
Corey Maggette 18 0 14.3 .355 .238 .750 1.4 1.1 .33 .11 5.3
Viacheslav Kravtsov 25 0 9.0 .717 .000 .297 1.8 .4 .20 .36 3.1
Kim English 41 0 9.9 .375 .280 .724 .90 .6 .39 .07 2.9

TransactionsEdit

OverviewEdit

Players Added

Via draft

Via trade

Via free agency

Players Lost

Via trade

Via free agency

TradesEdit

June 26, 2012 To Detroit Pistons
Corey Maggette
To Charlotte Bobcats
Ben Gordon
Future first round pick
January 30, 2013 To Detroit Pistons
José Calderón
To Memphis Grizzlies
Tayshaun Prince
Austin Daye
Ed Davis
2013 Second round pick (Toronto)

To Toronto Raptors
Rudy Gay
Hamed Haddadi

Free agentsEdit

Additions
Player Date signed Former team
Vyacheslav Kravtsov July 14 BC Donetsk (Ukraine)
Subtractions
Player Reason Left New team
Damien Wilkins Free Agency Philadelphia 76ers
Walker Russell, Jr. Free Agency Oklahoma City Thunder
Vernon Macklin Free Agency Royal Halı Gaziantep (Turkey)

ReferencesEdit