Luigi Datome RUMORS & NEWS

  • Celtics’ Gigi Datome leaves NBA to play overseas

    Pro Basketball Talk "Gigi Datome was traded from the Pistons to the Celtics at the deadline last season, and averaged just 10.7 minutes per game in 18 regular season appearances. But he was a fan favorite of sorts in Boston, and was able to score in double digits in the few instances where he was given enough..." July 14

  • Cheeks puts Datome at power forward to punch up Pistons shooting "Maurice Cheeks faced a quandary. He needed more shooting in his lineup, he knew that much, and he was pretty sure that nobody offered more of it than Gigi Datome. But how to find minutes for him? Josh Smith was the prize of Pistons free agency over a transformational summer and his ability to..." November 07

  • 2013/2014 Detroit Pistons Season Preview
    PSD Staff, Featured Content Team

    October 29

  • Datome, fresh off 11 EuroBasket games, raring to go in Pistons camp "Joe Dumars and Maurice Cheeks would get it if Gigi Datome’s head was swimming and his legs wobbly after playing 11 tough games for his national team in EuroBasket competition hopping on a plane and landing in Detroit immersed in a new culture less than 48 hours before Pistons training camp..." October 03

  • Gigi Datome wants to be the Pistons’ version of Shane Battier

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Pistons signed Italy’s Luigi “Gigi” Datome to a two-year deal this summer and his ability to space the floor with his shooting was likely the main reason why. Datome is 25 years old but this will be his rookie NBA season. Since the majority of fans in the states have yet to see him play..." September 15