Detroit Pistons seek return to glory

5-on-5: The franchise that hoisted a championship banner in 2004 has big issues

Originally Published: August 25, 2011
ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network

The Detroit Pistons franchise must have hit rock bottom last season, lowlighted by a boycott hatched by disgruntled veterans.

Forget Bad Boys -- these were Sad Boys. And now they won't have an exasperated John Kuester raising a disbelieving hand to his shiny pate to kick around anymore.

Will new coach Lawrence Frank be able to bring order to a team that seems guard-heavy with not enough minutes (or ball) to go around?

Looking for some answers, our panel goes 5-on-5.


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