Originally written on Basketball Bicker  |  Last updated 4/8/15

The Detroit Pistons have fired head coach Maurice Cheeks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports! Y! Sources: The Detroit Pistons fired coach Mo Cheeks. http://t.co/gAomhGGpTU — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 9, 2014   The Pistons have underwhelmed on the season after the acquisitions of Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings, going 21-29 for ninth place in the Eastern Conference standings. The timing of the firing came as a surprise, as the Pistons are coming off of two decisive wins over the Brooklyn Nets and the Denver Nuggets (by 16 and 17 points, respectively.) Per the report, the early firing of Mo Cheeks was pushed by frustrated Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores, while general manager Joe Dumars pushed for more time for Cheeks. The post Report: Detroit Pistons Fire Head Coach Mo Cheeks appeared first on Basketball Bicker.

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