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If you can’t attend the NBA playoffs in person, there are many sports bars in Michigan that broadcast Pistons games. These are some of the best Detroit Pistons watch bars in Detroit, where you can root for the Pistons in the company of other Pistons fans.
Detroit Pistons Team History
The Pistons plays home games at the Little Caesars Arena, a multi-purpose sports facility in midtown Detroit. The team shares the arena with the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League (NHL).
The Pistons were established in Fort Wayne, Michigan, in 1941 as the Fort Wayne Zoliner Pistons. The name was changed to Fort Wayne Pistons in 1948.
The team moved to Detroit in 1957 and was renamed the Detroit Pistons.
The Detroit Pistons have won nine division titles, seven conference titles, and three NBA championships.
Best Detroit Pistons Sports Bars
Here are 10 of the best sports bars in Detroit to root for the Detroit Pistons – next to Little Caesars Arena, of course.
Not all of these watch bars are exclusively Detroit Pistons sports bars, but they do tend to attract lots of Pistons fans on game day.
- Coaches Corner – 220 Bagley Avenue, Detroit, Michigan.
- Nemo’s – 1384 Michigan Avenue, Detroit, Michigan.
- Briggs Detroit – 519 East Jefferson, Detroit, Michigan.
- Harry’s Detroit – 2482 Clifford Street, Detroit, Michigan.
- Thomas Magee’s – 1408 East Fisher Freeway, Detroit, Michigan.
- Detroiter Bar – 655 Beaubien Street, Detroit, Michigan.
- Detroit Beer Company – 1529 Broadway, Detroit, Michigan.
- 24 Grille – 204 Michigan Avenue, Detroit, Michigan.
- Anchor Bar – 450 W Fort Street, Detroit, Michigan.
- Cheli’s Chili Bar – 47 East Adams Avenue, Detroit, Michigan.
- Level 2 – 535 Monroe Avenue, Detroit, Michigan.
- Red Smoke – 573 Monroe Street, Detroit, Michigan.
Sometimes fans migrate to other bars, sometimes bars close, and sometimes they are booked for special events. Always call ahead to make sure that the game you want to watch will be broadcast.
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This list of the best Detroit Pistons sports bars is part of a series of posts on sports bars for fans of NBA teams.