Rethinking A Reggie Jackson Trade

Rumors of a Reggie Jackson trade [to the Timberwolves] was squashed a few weeks ago though Stan Van Gundy did admit there were casual discussions with Minnesota. Van Gundy reassured Jackson he wasn’t going to be traded once it hit social media. It was a blow to Jackson, his name in trade talks, because Reggie…

Other People’s Money

Hearing athletes bitch about money is low on a fan’s wish last. But last summer when John Wall vented about his salary being the same salary as Reggie Jackson’s salary (who had just signed a max deal) I laughed out loud because Wall was totally unfiltered in that moment, dead as a door nail honest.…

Expecting the Pistons To Thrive Isn’t A Joke

There are high expectations for the Detroit Pistons this coming season after they finally made the playoffs this year. Their roster is bustling with talent, all of the starters are younger than 27. The potential is definitely there, but will the team become Eastern Conference contenders this season? Or do they still need more time?…

Detroit Pistons: See You In the Playoffs?

It’s startling how quickly fortunes change in the NBA. A short ten years ago, the Detroit Pistons were regarded as one of the premiere franchises in the league, making seven straight Eastern Conference Finals appearances, and winning the franchise’s third championship title in 2004. It was an interesting cast of characters in that Finals series.…