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The Detro... Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons

The Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons

Credit: Sports Team History

Before the Detroit Pistons were based in Detroit, before they were even in the NBA, the Pistons were based in Fort Wayne, Indiana, known as the Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons. From 1941-48, the Zollner Pistons would be a part of the NBL teams.