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Derek Willis waived by Detroit Pistons

According to Rod Beard of The Detroit News, Derek Willis has been waived by the Detroit Pistons.

But his NBA career is not over…

Beard reports Willis will be assigned to the Grand Rapids Drive, Detroit’s G-League affiliate.

Best of luck to the former Wildcat as he continues to fight for an NBA roster spot.

Article written by Jack Pilgrim

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7 Comments for Derek Willis waived by Detroit Pistons



  1. KYcats11
    8:10 pm October 9, 2017 Permalink

    Derek Willis was waived by Derek Willis???



  2. Cokely53
    8:16 pm October 9, 2017 Permalink

    Might need to double check the headline



  3. bigbluejon
    8:20 pm October 9, 2017 Permalink

    Lol proofreading before posting.. not a KSR strong suit



  4. kenny
    8:24 pm October 9, 2017 Permalink

    What a guy. He knew he needed to work on his game, so he waived his self.



  5. Rabbi Li
    8:58 pm October 9, 2017 Permalink

    They must have asked him to play defense.



  6. Luether
    12:36 am October 10, 2017 Permalink

    No surprise here…



  7. LegggoooCats
    4:42 am October 10, 2017 Permalink

    Too slow and no defense = no NBA roster spot. Could still make a ton of money overseas doing what he loves for a living.