The NBA draft lottery gods frowned on Detroit, not only denying the Pistons a top-3 pick but also pushing the team down a slot from their original No. 7 slot. But if there's one thing for certain in this draft, it's that no one knows what will happen on draft day. Stay tuned as we track the latest mock drafts and evaluate potential picks between now and June 27.
Now let's get to the 2nd round frenzy! Oh, you didn't know there was a frenzy? James Southerland doesn't titillate your senses? Well, again, this draft sucks. But here's what the dregs look like, by my lights.
Five out of seven experts agree: the Pistons will take a point guard in the upcoming NBA draft, perhaps signaling the end of the Brandon Knight experiment and discounting Detroit's chances of re-signing Jose Calderon.
Start boning up on Shabazz Muhammad, CJ McCollum, Michael Carter-Williams, Cody Zeller and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope because the Pistons got screwed again. We can all officially share in our hatred of the Cavs, Wizards and Kings now.