DETROIT – The Detroit Pistons will host an open practice and team scrimmage at Little Caesars Arena on Saturday, October 9. Admission to the event is free for the general public. Doors to Little Caesars Arena will open at 2 p.m., and the team will take the floor at 2:30 p.m.
Fans interested in attending the event may obtain a free general admission ticket by visiting pistons.com/openpractice (ten ticket limit per account). Parking will be available for purchase at the UWM Parking Garage (128 W Fisher Service Dr.) as well as surrounding lots. Fans can use the Meijer entrance at Little Caesars Arena for entry.
The open practice will serve as opportunity for Detroit Pistons’ fans to get an up-close look at the 2021-22 team, including 2021 Olympian Jerami Grant and NBA All-Rookie Team selections Saddiq Bey and Isaiah Stewart, as well as new additions such as Cade Cunningham and Kelly Olynyk. Pistons head coach Dwane Casey will lead the scrimmage and debut some of the club’s offensive and defensive schemes for the upcoming season.
The open practice will also feature the 2021-22 Detroit Pistons Entertainment Team, photo opportunities with Pistons mascot Hooper, opportunity to purchase 2021-22 tickets on-site, and concessions available for purchase. The first 1,000 fans that arrive for the open practice will receive a Pistons giveaway item.
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