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Earlier today, the Detroit Pistons let head coach Maurice Cheeks go after the team sits in ninth place in the Eastern Conference with a 21-29 overall record. The news came as a surprise to Pistons guard Brandon Jennings who reacted on the social networking of Twitter after the news came to pass: Wait what — BRANDON JENNINGS (@BrandonJennings) February 9, 2014 I will like to thank Mo Cheeks for everything, thank you for helping me become a better person & player. I'm still learning — BRANDON JENNINGS (@BrandonJennings) February 9, 2014 Jennings wasn’t the only player who reacted to the firing on Twitter as Charlie Villanueva also did: Is it true? — Charlie Villanueva (@CV31) February 9, 2014 We must stay strong. This is part of the game. Must stay focus and keep playoff in mind. We are a talented team, one game at a time. — Charlie Villanueva (@CV31) February 9, 2014 No current word yet on who will replace Cheeks at the healm for the Pistons. *** Jennings image courtesy of Getty Images
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