Author Jake Chapman

  • Jake Chapman

    Jake Chapman, our Pistons Insider and pre/post game host arrives in Detroit with six seasons of NBA coverage under his belt. He describes himself as a basketball junkie with a football habit on the side. He joins Mark Champion and Rick Mahorn to round out Detroit Sports 105.1’s Pistons coverage.


Otis Smith Named Head Coach of Grand Rapids Drive

If not for Stan Van Gundy and the Grand Rapids Drive, Otis Smith may've never returned to pro basketball. It might have been the way it ended in Orlando, or the fact that he's had nearly every job title there is, from player to GM and everywhere in between, or maybe just the fact that he's made enough money to spend the rest of his life riding his beloved Harley. Either way it took a special man and a unique gig to bring Otis back, and he's found that working for Van Gundy as the first head coach of the Grand Rapids Drive, the Pistons’ new NBDL affiliate. More...

Pistons Insider: Hellloooo Detroit

Greetings Pistons fans! My name is Jake Chapman and I'll be bringing you Deeeetroit Basketball all season long on Detroit Sports 105.1! More...