Rodney Stuckey stood near his locker after what might have been his final home game for the Detroit Pistons.
Kevin Durant scored 42 points, including 21 in the fourth quarter, and the Oklahoma City Thunder secured the No. 2 playoff seed in the Western Conference, rallying from 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Detroit Pistons 112-111 Wednesday night.
Could the Pistons really want a GM who hasn’t had a position in any NBA front office?
The question is whether the Pistons, led by Los Angeles-based owner Tom Gores, will give Billups the opportunity.
There seems to be a belief among Pistons fans that the team is automatically better off now that Joe Dumars is gone; that anyone would be better than him to run this franchise right now.
The Pistons need guards in a bad way and the best way to go about that is the NBA Draft.
DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors is one of the NBA’s premier dunkers.
The team has launched a search for a new head of basketball operations.
Joe Dumars tried to push the Detroit Pistons back toward the playoffs with a couple of big moves last offseason.
Andre Drummond had 14 points and 17 rebounds for the Pistons in the final home game of their dismal season.