Brandon Jennings RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pistons' Brandon Jennings has his own app in Apple Store

    Detroit Free Press "Are you a Brandon Jennings fan? Well, there’s an app for that. Available for free at Apple’s App Store, it’s called “BRANDed.” The app features Jennings’ tastes in music, fashion and news about Jennings. The idea came about last summer and is a partnership between Jennings and Excel..." April 03

  • Pistons’ Brandon Jennings fined $5,000 for second flopping violation this season

    Pro Basketball Talk "That is a clear flop — and one that got the call, which is why guys do this. It was a close game, there were three minutes left and the Pistons were up four, when Brandon Jennings had missed a floater and the Bucks’ Jeff Adrien grabbed the board and came down, Jennings was close to him, got..." April 01

  • Pistons' Brandon Jennings trying 'to find my way' after Maurice Cheeks' ouster

    Detroit News "There’s perhaps no greater display of the range of body language characteristics than that of Brandon Jennings, who exhibits attributes all over the board. Friday night in Phoenix, he dragged his 160-pound body to the bench after picking up his fourth foul in 15 minutes, going scoreless for one..." March 26

  • Brandon Jennings: Detroit Pistons don’t hold themselves accountable

    Pro Basketball Talk "Do the Detroit Pistons hold each other accountable? “No,” Brandon Jennings said directly. The Pistons’ faint playoff hopes are disintegrating. With a 118-111 loss to the Boston Celtics on Sunday, Detroit has lost three straight, seven of eight and 10 of 12. The Atlanta Hawks lead the Pistons..." March 10

  • Pistons' Brandon Jennings looks for rhythm, aggressive game

    Detroit News "The look has been clearly etched on Brandon Jennings’ face recently and despite his outward confidence and noticeable swagger, the numbers illustrate what his face cannot hide. Confusion and uncertainty. It came somewhat to a head Monday as Jennings went scoreless for only the second time in..." January 22

  • Pistons' Will Bynum-Brandon Jennings combo working

    Detroit News "The burden of being a singular playmaker weighed heavily on Brandon Jennings, so it isn’t a surprise to see the Pistons go to a mini-backcourt down the stretch in their last two wins. Neither Jennings nor Will Bynum would qualify as a classic, pass-first point guard; both are among the smallest..." January 15

  • Bulls' Taj Gibson, Pistons' Brandon Jennings receive flop warnings

    CBSSports.com "he NBA has issued two flop warnings to Brandon Jennings of the Detroit Pistons and Taj Gibson of the Chicago Bulls. Jennings' flop came in the first quarter of Saturday's game against the Houston Rockets when he dropped to the ground twice after making contact with Patrick Beverley. The..." December 22

  • Pistons' Maurice Cheeks challenges Brandon Jennings to tighten defense

    Detroit News "The Pistons backcourt is a tale of contrast in terms of its defensive production thus far this season, and Maurice Cheeks, soft spoken as he is, has begun to demand more from basketball’s most important position. While Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is beginning to garner attention for his defensive..." December 12

  • Pistons' top scorer Brandon Jennings keeps his teammates in the loop

    Detroit News "Brandon Jennings had nowhere to go, with pesky Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich draped all over him and the shot clock rapidly running down. But when a streaky shooter is on one of his runs, not even a turnaround 18-foot jumper with one hand is a difficult task. Neither is a banked-in triple with..." December 08

  • Pistons' Brandon Jennings will need time to figure out point guard position

    Detroit Free Press "It’s too early, said the former point guard — too early to decide whether Brandon Jennings will eventually figure out how to play the most demanding of NBA positions. “It takes a certain amount of time for a guy to do that,” said Jennings’ coach, Mo Cheeks. “He’s still young, still figuring out..." December 01

  • Brandon Jennings says it's not early any more for Pistons

    Detroit News "It’s not exactly panic time just yet, but at least one Piston is tired of the “it’s still early” mantra and is beginning to get antsy with the inconsistent play in the first 15 games of the season. Brandon Jennings even uttered the phrase, “no excuses,” in referring to what the Pistons’..." November 30

  • Brandon Jennings blends playmaking with his own offense

    Michigan Live "As a fifth-year NBA player, yet still just 24 years old, the Detroit Pistons' Brandon Jennings admits he remains a work in progress in managing that delicate line any point guard straddles, between implementing his own game and sacrificing large chunks of it. It was easy to focus on Jennings'..." November 27

  • Brandon Jennings finds his swagger as Pistons rout Bucks

    Detroit News "Perhaps Famed Pistons announcer John Mason knew what was in store. Forgetting to announce Andre Drummond at center would’ve made it a four-on-five affair and it would’ve given the Milwaukee Bucks a better chance at competing Monday. But who knows if even that would’ve made a difference as the..." November 26

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    cfgardner @cf_gardner

    So don't be surprised to see matchup of Brandons as Jennings starts against Bucks and possibly Knight against his old team.

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    Dave Hogg @Stareagle

    Brandon Jennings is sick (upset stomach) and Charlie V is out with a bad back, so Pistons down to 11 guys.

  • Brandon Jennings heeds Joe Dumars’ advice: Pass less

    ESPN.com "However, in a conversation with Joe Dumars a few days ago, the Pistons’ president of basketball operations apparently told Jennings a little selfishness could be a good thing for a point guard, despite the latter’s promise to get his new teammates more involved offensively than during his..." November 19

  • Brandon Jennings has Joe Dumars' blessing to look for shot more

    Detroit Free Press "After indicating that he was going to try to become more of a facilitator, Detroit Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings basically said Monday that such a move isn’t playing to his strengths. He made his comments after the Pistons’ third straight loss, a 109-103 decision against the Portland..." November 12

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    Vincent Goodwill @vgoodwill

    Chauncey and Jennings will start in the backcourt tonight for the #Pistons. Siva and CV inactive

  • Brandon Jennings will play for the Pistons Sunday but not start

    CBSSports.com "The Detroit Pistons made a big splash in free agency this past summer when they signed Atlanta Hawks forward Josh Smith to a big deal and pulled off a sign-and-trade for Brandon Jennings. The new duo was going to pair with Greg Monroe and Andre Drummond in an attempt to create a pretty fearsome..." November 03

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    Keith Langlois @Keith_Langlois

    Brandon Jennings says he'll be a game-time decision tomorrow night.

  • Pistons' Brandon Jennings nearing return to lineup

    Detroit News "Pistons guard Brandon Jennings could be on his way back to action as early as Sunday night against the Celtics. With Rodney Stuckey making his season debut against the Memphis Grizzlies after breaking the tip of his right thumb, Jennings could be right behind him, as he recovers from a..." November 02

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    Vincent Ellis @Vincent_Ellis56

    Cheeks said Jennings (jaw/wisdom tooth) could return Sunday vs. #celtics. Putting up a good sweat at shoot-around currently. #Pistons

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  • Chauncey Billups can take games off; Brandon Jennings works in mask

    Michigan Live "A day after Chauncey Billups played his longest stint in 20 months Detroit Pistons coach Maurice Cheeks said the veteran guard would have some control over monitoring his minutes when the regular season begins next week. Billups has chosen to play in only two of seven preseason games. Cheeks..." October 24

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    Keith Langlois @Keith_Langlois

    So no Bynum (food poisoning) Stuckey (thumb) Jennings (jaw) or Billups (rest). @CaldwellPope1 & @PeypeySiva3 start and looking at 40+ min

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    Vincent Goodwill @vgoodwill

    Jennings out for 3 weeks with impacted wisdom tooth and hairline fracture at the base of the tooth. Will be re-evaluated then #Pistons

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    Keith Langlois @Keith_Langlois

    Brandon Jennings didn't travel. Still dealing with wisdom teeth pain. Won't play at Brooklyn tonight for #Pistons

  • Brandon Jennings fires back at Larry Sanders

    CBSSports.com "Brandon Jennings said something that Larry Sanders took offense to so Sanders popped off to Jennings. And now it's Jennings turn to respond. The quick summary: After being traded to the Pistons Jennings said he was excited to be playing with better bigs. So Sanders replied with "he has to pass to..." October 04

  • Brandon Jennings: I had to take all those shots with Bucks

    Detroit Free Press "New Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings today defended his shot selection while playing for the Milwaukee Bucks. Former teammate Larry Sanders may feel that Jennings should have passed more but Jennings thinks the only way the Bucks had a chance was for him and backcourt mate Monta Ellis to..." October 03

  • Brandon Jennings punched by rapper during birthday party

    CBSSports.com "New Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings was reportedly punched in the face by rapper The Game while Jennings was celebrating his birthday at a club in Los Angeles this past weekend according to HipHollywood. Jennings was apparently celebrating his 24th birthday at Lure in LA – one of the..." September 24

  • Brandon Jennings vows to drop the bad shots with Pistons

    Detroit News "New Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings made quite a few proclamations upon his introduction to Detroit vowing to be a different player chief among them. Jennings signed a three-year $24 million deal courtesy of a sign-and-trade with his former team the Milwaukee Bucks as the Pistons traded..." August 07

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    Andrew Gruman @AndrewGruman

    Jennings "The things I was doing in Milwaukee I won't have to do here. (Like) take all those bad shots"

  • Pistons hook sign-and-trade deal for Brandon Jennings

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Pistons have filled another hole in their lineup by acquiring free-agent point guard Brandon Jennings in a sign-and-trade deal with the Milwaukee Bucks according to multiple reports. To get Jennings the Pistons sent Brandon Knight Khris Middleton and Slava Kravtsov to the..." July 31

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Hearing Detroit is now legit contender to snag Brandon Jennings in free agency via sign & trade. Bucks & Pistons in advanced discussions

  • Pistons near sign-and-trade deal for Brandon Jennings

    Detroit Free Press "The Detroit Pistons apparently aren’t done dealing. Reports from ESPN’s Marc Stein and Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski say the Pistons are nearing a sign-and-trade agreement that would send point guard Brandon Jennings to Detroit. The deal would be 3 years at approximately $24 million or..." July 30

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    Gery Woelfel @GeryWoelfel

    For those who think Brandon Jennings is now a lock to return to Bucks, guess again. As of this tweet, Bucks still looking at other PGs.

  • Brandon Jennings a problem Bucks must live with for another season

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "With every day that passes, the strange Brandon Jennings case seems headed toward a resolution that neither party wants. If Jennings bounces back to the Bucks on a one-year contract for the qualifying offer of $4.5 million, the point guard won't get the big money and the big market he thought..." July 19

  • Dumars adamantly denies Brandon Jennings, Knight-for-Rondo rumors

    Michigan Live "Detroit Pistons president Joe Dumars was adamant Tuesday that he never has discussed trading Brandon Knight to Boston for Rajon Rondo, nor has he had any discussions about a sign-and-trade package with Milwaukee for Brandon Jennings. Dumars acknowledged previous reports were accurate that he..." July 17

  • Joe Dumars: Trade door is open for Pistons

    Detroit News "The Pistons have been a busy team this offseason, upgrading their talent and various obvious needs that culminated with bringing back Chauncey Billups. But despite having 16 players on the roster, counting their three draft picks this season, Pistons president Joe Dumars isn’t yet done..." July 17

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    Gery Woelfel @GeryWoelfel

    As u might imagine, Brandon Jennings isn't a happy camper. A sign-and-trade appears inevitable.

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    Gery Woelfel @GeryWoelfel

    Whispers increasing at Vegas Summer League that Bucks are talking to Pistons about Jennings' sign and trade.

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    Gery Woelfel @GeryWoelfel

    As u might imagine, Brandon Jennings isn't a happy camper. A sign-and-trade appears inevitable.

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Source: ATL will not do sign-&-trade for Monta Ellis or Brandon Jennings. ATL will either match Bucks' offer to Jeff Teague or let him walk

  • Sources: Brandon Jennings for Jeff Teague?

    ESPN.com "Word began to circulate late Sunday that the Denver Nuggets were closing in on a verbal agreement with free-agent shooting guard Randy Foye. And that initially seemed to signal that the Atlanta Hawks' lead in the race to sign Monta Ellis, as detailed here late Saturday, has only widened...." July 08

  • Bucks now intend to keep Brandon Jennings

    Pro Basketball Talk "It was only a couple of days ago that the Milwaukee Bucks were rumored to be open to the idea of trading Brandon Jennings. Not that teams would be lining up with offers, of course, considering that Jennings is a restricted free agent and they could just sign him to a larger offer sheet than the..." June 30

  • Bucks are letting teams know Brandon Jennings is available

    CBSSports.com "Brandon Jennings is eligible for a contract extension this summer, something the Bucks don't seem entirely keen on offering him. Especially because Jennings feels he's a max player. So, within that, the Bucks are likely to just wait until next summer to let the market set his value as a..." June 27

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    And a free-agent rumble: There's a rising belief in exec circles that Bucks prefer to re-sign Monta Ellis over Brandon Jennings this summer

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    Sam Amico @SamAmicoFSO

    Bucks G Brandon Jennings on if he wants to continue with Milwaukee: "I don't know. I can't answer that." Jennings a restricted free agent.

  • Bucks' Jennings returns to lineup, Sanders out

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "The Milwaukee Bucks certainly aren't at full strength as they prepare to play the final two games of the regular season, but they will get one key player back for Monday's regular season home finale against Denver. Point guard Brandon Jennings will return to the starting lineup after missing..." April 15

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    Ted Davis @

    Bucks AM Shoot done in Atl. 6:10 air vs Hawks tnite. Jennings and Sanders out. Ilyasova Udoh back. Henson to start.