“I understand the fan base – well,” Gores said. “I grew up with it. It’s in my blood. Trust me.”
To be honest the Pistons Bad Boys title teams could be considered one of the greatest championship team in any of the four major sports over the past 40 years.
Several members of the Detroit Pistons’ first two championship teams gathered Thursday for a fundraiser, but the man who still works for the team kept a low profile.
They are a loss away from becoming the Philadelphia 26ers.
Dion Waiters hit a contested baseline jumper at the buzzer, completing a rally that lifted the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 97-96 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo is clear on two things.
Izzo, who has led the Spartans for nearly 20 years and is an eight-time National Coach of the Year, has flirted with the NBA before.
Andre Drummond had 19 points and 14 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons shot a season-best 55 percent to blow by the Utah Jazz 114-94 Monday night.
Rodney Stuckey scored 23 and Andre Drummond had 13 points and 16 rebounds for the Pistons in their fourth overall loss and 12th straight on the road.
Greg Monroe scored 22 points to lead the Pistons, who lost their 11th in a row on the road.