Detroit Pistons’ general manager Joe Dumars made a splash this summer, adding Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings to a young lineup, and the league has taken notice.
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On his reputation for sometimes “lazy play,” Smith said, “Basketball is a game of imperfection.”
“We see Josh in that same vein, as someone that can play multiple positions and match up with whoever,” Dumars said.
Pistons president of basketball operations Joe Dumars calls Smith a two-way player.
A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the Detroit Pistons have agreed to a $54 million, four-year contract with free agent Josh Smith.
Yahoo Sports reports that Dumars, Detroit’s president of basketball operations, met with Smith at the earliest possible moment of free agency – 12:01 a.m. Monday.