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Detroit Pistons: Losing Games Is One Thing; Losing Class Is Totally Different

January 13th, 2011
Deeetroit basketball is way out of bounds right now! Guard Richard Hamilton spent the duration of the game versus the Memphis Grizzlies glued to the Piston bench, finishing the game with a DNP (did not play), CD (coach’s decision). The decision to bench Rip was no doubt related to the whirlwind of trade ...

NBA Rated PG: The League Is on Point for the Future

August 16th, 2010
This might be the deepest point guard position has ever been in the NBA. There are so many young and talented ball-handlers manning NBA rosters today: Deron Williams, Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo, Derrick Rose, Russell Westbrook, Aaron Brooks, and Monte Ellis, just to name a few. All of those guys have five ...

Tracy McGrady: Why Does No One Think This Is a Good Deal?

August 11th, 2010
Why are fans so down on the idea of adding McGrady to the Pistons.   I for one, consider that a good move. It is low risk, and no, there very well may not be a high reward involved.  Maybe T-Mac is finished like all of bleacher reporters seems to think. That ...

Doesn’t Cleveland Have to Get Rid Of Delonte West?

July 2nd, 2010
I know you heard those rumors just like I did.  I won't go into details at all.  Nobody seems to talk about it, but let’s keep it real—Delonte West needed to be out of there yesterday if the Cleveland Cavaliers want to keep LeBron James in town. Right? They can’t be ...

Greg Monroe Will Help Detroit Pistons’ Team Chemistry Right Away

June 30th, 2010
I really thought that even though it would not have been a sexy pick, Kansas’ big fella Cole Aldrich might have been the best choice for the Detroit Pistons this year. The team is desperately in need of a post presence. Aldrich does have a lower ceiling, but he is ...

One Man Showbe: Will Kobe Bryant Give Up On His Team?

June 15th, 2010
Other than the obvious reason to celebrate their 92-86 victory in Game 5 to take a 3-2 series lead, the Celtics should also be happy that Kobe's teammates didn’t help him out much.   That might plant a seed of doubt in his mind. Now they are tasting the pressure ...

Detroit Pistons’ New Year’s Resolutions

January 3rd, 2010
2009 is in the rearview and that is great for the Detroit Piston organization. '09 began with the end of the Allen Iverson experiment turned nightmare. It marked the end of a successful decade of hoops in Detroit. The year ended with the plague of injuries putting a ...