Come this season in Detroit, we will find out if Brandon Jennings is a man of his word or a Chris Paul doppelganger.
Since joining the Pistons in a point-guard sign-and-trade swap that sent Brandon Knight to the Milwaukee Bucks last week, Jennings has gone on record to say that running with a front-line of Andre Drummond, Greg Monroe and freshly signed free agent Josh Smith reminds him of the Los Angeles Clippers’ “Lob City”, a title Jennings is more than ready to throw up.
“We could bring the Lob City to Detroit this year,” Jennings said, as reported by Pro Basketball Talk.
But it is going to take a lot more than that to elevate the Pistons in the Eastern Conference.
Maybe with Chauncey Billups re-joining the Pistons, the classy vet can bend the ear of Jennings and explain exactly the effort that went into Chris Paul dropping lofty dimes to guys like Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan last season. Throwing it up and throwing it down may get the Pistons a re-occurring highl...