It’s no secret that in the last 10 years or so, the Detroit Pistons have been anything but great. Making the playoffs twice in a decade and being swept both times aren’t exactly things to be proud of as a fan.
Coming off of being swept by the Eastern Conference Finals bound Milwaukee Bucks, the Pistons are looking to make some noise in a wide opened Eastern Conference. Here are the 3 reasons why this is the best Detroit Pistons roster in over a decade and why this team could make some real noise this season.
Number 1: Coaching
Spanning from 2009-19, the Detroit Pistons have been led by 7 different head coaches, the longest tenured being Stan Van Gundy from 2014-18.