The Milwaukee Bucks have landed their big man.
The New York Knicks will be thinking big in free agency.
“The door’s not closed,” Pistons head coach and president of basketball operations Stan Van Gundy said Monday.
“We know how we’re going to work, we know how we want to play … That gives us a big step forward going into next year,” Van Gundy said.
Andre Drummond had 15 points and 19 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons turned their home finale into a rout, 116-77 over the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday.
The Pistons will reevaluate Monroe on Wednesday before deciding whether he will play against the Philadelphia 76ers that night.
Detroit Pistons president and coach Stan Van Gundy can either choose to let this season go down as a lost year, hope to get a good draft pick and make all of his moves in the summer, or try to improve his team now.
A year ago, the Detroit Pistons might have let the New York Knicks walk out of the Palace with a comeback victory.
Greg Monroe Addresses Strange Offseason: ‘The Pistons Offered Me A Long-Term Deal…I Decided To Turn It Down’
This summer, Monroe did something almost unheard of for a frontline NBA player — he signed a one-year qualifying deal that costs him almost $10 million for this season.
“I’m just trying not to be in the newspaper,” Monroe allegedly told the police.