To be honest, I had no idea the direction I was going to go with this as of Tuesday afternoon.
But luckily Brandon Jennings opened his mouth at his introductory press conference in Detroit.
Athletes are in a tough spot in a setting like an introductory press conference, as everyone in the new city is expecting to walk away impressed. Jennings talked a big game in his new digs Tuesday, dropping a couple of lines sure to make all Milwaukee Bucks fans shake their heads and laugh.
"The things I was doing in Milwaukee, I won't have to do here," Jennings said. "(Like) take all those bad shots, because we have so many pieces."
He won't have to take all those bad shots? So, somebody was forcing Jennings to take those 20-foot fade-away two-pointers with 20 second on the shot clock? Sure, Jennings sometimes had to bail the Bucks out late in the shot clock, but the majority of the shots labeled "bad" came on his own.
Jennings was confident in saying he's going to be a totally new playe...