Team Logo. The Detroit Pistons are a team in the National Basketball Association. They compete in the Eastern Conference (NBA). They get their name from the city's famed automobile industry. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Detroit_Pistons?oldid=17465" Categories: National Basketball Association teams Eastern Conference (NBA) teams Teams in Michigan Teams in Detroit Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.