1997-98 Detroit Pistons Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 37-45
Finishing 6th in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference
Coach: Doug Collins (21-24)
Coach: Alvin Gentry (16-21)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Attendance: 794,567, Avg. 19,380 in 41 home dates
1997-98 Detroit Pistons Statistics
1997-98 Detroit Pistons Results

The Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association ended the 1997-98 season with a record of 37 wins and 45 losses, finishing sixth in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference.

The Pistons scored 7,721 points and allowed 7,592. Grant Hill tossed in a team-best 1,712 points for Detroit, while Bison Dele netted 15 or more per game, too. Bison Dele contributed 695 boards. Grant Hill dished out 551 assists for the squad.

On the defensive side of the ball, Grant Hill added 143 steals.

Doug Collins and Alvin Gentry coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Bison DeleF-CApril 6, 19696'9"235ArizonaFresno, CA USA
Joe DumarsGMay 24, 19636'3"190McNeese StateShreveport, LA USA
Steve HensonGFebruary 2, 19685'11"177Kansas StateJunction City, KS USA
Grant HillFOctober 5, 19726'8"225DukeDallas, TX USA
Lindsey HunterGDecember 3, 19706'2"170Jackson StateUtica, MS USA
Grant LongFMarch 12, 19666'8"225Eastern MichiganWayne, MI USA
Rick MahornC-FSeptember 21, 19586'10"240Hampton InstituteHartford, CT USA
Aaron McKieGOctober 2, 19726'5"209TemplePhiladelphia, PA USA
Eric MontrossCSeptember 23, 19717'0"270North CarolinaIndianapolis, IN USA
Charles O'BannonG-FFebruary 22, 19756'5"209UCLABellflower, CA USA
Scot PollardC-FFebruary 12, 19756'10"265KansasMurray, UT USA
Theo RatliffF-CApril 17, 19736'10"225WyomingDemopolis, AL USA
Don ReidFDecember 30, 19736'8"250GeorgetownWashington, DC USA
Malik SealyF-GFebruary 1, 19706'8"190St. John's (NY)Bronx, NY USA
Jerry StackhouseG-FNovember 5, 19746'6"218North CarolinaKinston, NC USA
Jerome WilliamsFMay 10, 19736'9"206GeorgetownWashington, DC USA


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