Originally posted on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 6/28/13
It’s been awhile since we had some meaningful basketball at the Palace and it’s also been awhile since the Pistons have had a player other teams feared. Simply put it’s time to remedy both those problems and Rajon Rondo could be the guy to do that for Detroit. And since Rondo could in a sense help revive basketball in the Motor City here’s why the Pistons need to explore bringing him aboard. Boston has exploded and Rondo isn’t going to want to spend his time in the rebuild. But he isn’t going to want to rebuild in Detroit either, it’s a 2 fold move and Detroit better be ready to pay. The good part for Detroit is all Rondo’s teammates he won with are gone and he could walk into Detroit and it would essentially be his team. Rondo excels with the basketball and would fit into the needs Detroit currently has. You also have to factor in what Maurice Cheeks has done with point guards before like Allen Iverson and Russell Westbrook while not evening mentioning his ability to work with potential
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