Detroit Pistons Tickets
As one of the most successful franchises in the National Basketball Association (NBA) there is a great deal of history behind the Detroit Pistons that have made them one of the most respected teams in the league today. This Detroit, Michigan based team was originally started in 1941 as part of the National Basketball League, or the NBL, in 1941 before they moved to the NBA in 1948. This makes the Detroit Pistons one of the oldest and most established basketball teams in the league today.
Although they were originally founded in the area of Fort Wayne, Indiana, the Pistons eventually settled in the city of Detroit, where they have stayed ever since. Today, they are members of the Eastern Conference of the NBA and play in the Central Division of the league. Although they are the official team of the city of Detroit, they are actually based out of Auburn Hills, Michigan. This is where fans can find the teams’ home stadium; The Palace of Auburn Hills where they most all of their home match-ups. Here fans can see the team sport their iconic red, white and blue uniforms as they play to thousands of adoring fans as one of the most followed teams in the NBA.
During their time as an organization the Detroit Pistons have not only garnered a huge fan base but they have also found a great deal of success as well. Prior to joining the NBA the team won two league championships in the NBL. Once they moved to the NBA the Detroit Pistons would go on to win three more NBA championships in 1989 and 1990 and then again in 2004. During the seasons of their back to back wins, the Detroit Pistons not only won two NBA Titles in a row but they actually appeared in six consecutive NBA Eastern Conference Finals; setting a league record.
In addition to their five league championships, the Detroit Pistons have also won seven total conference titles both in the Eastern Conference and the Western Conference as well as 13 division titles. WIth success like this to their name there is no denying that fans and opponents alike can expect a truly talented and passionate team whenever they see the Detroit Pistons live in action.