Detroit Pistons Schedule & Tickets

2021 Detroit Pistons schedule and tickets. View home games on the calendar for the Pistons at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI. and away (road) game dates by day, week, an opponent, day games, night games. View the upcoming schedule and get great Pistons ticket deals.


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What you will find on the Detroit Pistons schedule:

  • Detroit Pistons home game dates
  • Detroit Pistons away game dates
  • Detroit Pistons opponents and game times
  • Upcoming Detroit Pistons NBA games on Calendar
  • Detroit Pistons day games
  • Detroit Pistons night games
  • Detroit Pistons weekday games
  • Detroit Pistons weekend games
  • Shop for Detroit Pistons NBA tickets


Detroit Pistons Seating Chart at Little Caesars Arena 

Detroit Pistons seating chart at little caesars arena in Detroit,MI

Upcoming Schedule and Tickets

On the Schedule below, you will discover upcoming Detroit Pistons games, starting with the next game at the top. Use the filters on the top right of the schedule and ticket listings to narrow down your search to opponents, months, home and away games.

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About the Detroit Pistons Basketball Team

The Detroit Pistons are a National Basketball Association (NBA) team that plays its home games at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI. The Pistons joined the NBA in 1949 as the Fort Wayne Pistons when the Basketball Association of America (BBA), the league the Pistons were playing in, merged with the National Basketball League (NBL) to become the NBA. Since joining the NBA, the Pistons have won 3 NBA Championships and have made a total of 42 playoff appearances. The team's last playoff appearance was in the 2018-19 season when they were swept 4-0 by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1st Round. Here is a look at the Pistons NBA Playoffs and NBA Finals history.


Playoff Appearances by Decade:

Decade Playoff Appearances Years they made playoffs
1950s 10 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959
1960s 5 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1968
1970s 4 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977
1980s 6 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989
1990s 6 1990, 1991, 1992, 1996, 1997, 1999
2000s 9 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
2010s 2 2016, 2019
2020s 0 Have not made NBA playoffs


NBA Finals Appearances:


Year Opponent Result
1955 Syracuse Nationals Lost 4-3
1956 Philadelphia Warriors Lost 4-1
1988 Los Angeles Lakers Lost 4-3
1989 Los Angeles Lakers Won NBA Championship 4-0
1990 Portland Trailblazers Won NBA Championship 4-1
2004 Los Angeles Lakers Won NBA Championship 4-1
2005 San Antonio Spurs Lost 4-3



About the Detroit Pistons Schedule

Division and Rivals:

The Detroit Pistons play in the Central division of the Eastern Conference of the NBA League. They compete against four other teams in their division:

How Many Games do the Detroit Pistons Play in a Season?

The Detroit Pistons play 82 regular-season games a year on schedule. We will break down the Detroit Pistons season opponents, game dates, and game times. 

How Many Home Games do the Detroit Pistons Play at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI?

The Detroit Pistons play 41 of their 82 regular-season games at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI. on each year's regular-season schedule.


Game Times: What Time do the Detroit Pistons Play?

The start time for any Detroit Pistons Basketball game is usually dependant on the day of the week and the city they are playing in. Home games for the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena usually have a tip-off at around 7:00 PM for night games. You can check the Pistons schedule above for each and every upcoming game start time.


What Channel do the Detroit Pistons play on?

Fox Sports Detroit will broadcast a majority of the Detroit Pistons games on TV for the upcoming season.


Going to a Detroit Pistons Basketball Game

If you are making your way to Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI. to see a Detroit Pistons Basketball game, there are some things that you should know to prepare yourself for your visit. 


      1. Arrive early: For Detroit Pistons Basketball games, Little Caesars Arena will open its doors 1 1/2 hours before game time for ticket holders. Get there early to find your seats, get concessions, and watch Pistons pre-game Warm-ups.
      2. Hangout on Woodward Avenue: Woodward Avenue is filled with lots of bars and restaurants for before and after pre-game festivities. Take advantage of the Qline, it is a streetcar that goes up and down Woodward Ave. 
      3. Craft Beer: If you are a fan of Craft Beer, you will be happy to know that there are several local Craft Beer vendors located throughout the Arena. 
      4. Do not try to get up during a play:  During a Detroit Pistons game at Little Caesars Arena, If you need to go to the restroom, or you are getting up for concessions, wait until play has stopped. Nothing irritates other Detroit Pistons fans more than having to get up for someone trying to pass by their seats when play is in action.
      5. Visit the Pistons Team Store: The team store has all the Pistons Apparel and merchandise that you will need. You can find great souvenirs and also purchase game-used memorabilia.
      6. Share your Detroit Pistons game experience: Share your Piston game Pics and videos on our Instagram page. #closeseats


Detroit Pistons Ticket Information

Tickets to all Detroit Pistons 41 home games, pre-season home games, and all road (away) games are available for purchase right here at CloseSeats. Single-game Pistons ticket prices vary by game and the ticket prices are set by individual sellers. CloseSeats is a marketplace that brings buyers and sellers together to make a safe, secure ticket transaction. 


How to Find Detroit Pistons Tickets on CloseSeats

Tickets to see the Detroit Pistons are available with the lowest prices located at the top of our ticket listings and the highest-priced tickets at the bottom of our ticket listings. You will find tickets to almost every section of every arena that the Detroit Pistons will play in this season. 

All Detroit Pistons ticket sales are 100% guaranteed and will be in the section and row that you purchase.


How to Buy Detroit Pistons Tickets 

      1. Browse our Detroit Pistons schedule for the game that you would like to attend
      2. Choose the tickets for the Detroit Pistons from our inventory
      3. proceed to checkout
      4. You will get an email on how to download your Detroit Pistons tickets or receive an estimated shipping date. 


How Much do Detroit Pistons Tickets Cost?

At CloseSeats, Detroit Pistons ticket prices can be found above and below the face value of the ticket. Ticket prices are listed from low to high. For games at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI.  the seat location will have a big impact on the cost of the tickets. The minimum price for a Detroit Pistons ticket on is $6.00. No tickets can be bought or sold for under $6.00  


Do I Need to Print my Tickets?

No. The Detroit Pistons, along with all NBA teams, will only allow mobile ticket gate entry to their games.


Detroit Pistons Playoff Schedule and Tickets

Find and Buy NBA Playoff Tickets and view the NBA Playoff Schedule for Detroit Pistons at CloseSeats. Browse our inventory and find tickets to every section and row for Pistons playoff tickets and NBA Finals tickets.


Sit Courtside at a Pistons Game

Did you ever want to sit courtside for a Detroit Pistons game at Little Caesars Arena? Close Seats specializes in finding premium seating for all Pistons games. Our inventory is constantly updated with courtside seating, 100 and 200 level seating and we also have sellers that list hospitality packages and Suites.

How to Get Cheap Detroit Pistons Tickets

As stated above, the Detroit Pistons ticket prices on CloseSeats are set by supply and demand and set by the sellers. We do not set ticket prices. When the Pistons are doing good, ticket prices tend to be far more above face value. When the Pistons tickets are doing bad you will see far more deals and this is the best opportunity to get cheap tickets, even up to 75% off of face value.



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