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SBD/June 6, 2011/Franchises
Tom Gores Reportedly Landed Pistons, Assets For Only $325M
Published June 6, 2011
EYES ARE ON JOE DUMARS: In Detroit, Drew Sharp notes today is the 11th anniversary of Joe Dumars joining the Pistons as President of Basketball Operations, and he "soon will hire his seventh head coach during that time." That is "beyond ridiculous, bordering on the dysfunctional." Sharp: "Dumars MUST get this hire right. But that also requires new owner Tom Gores not overreacting as easily as Bill Davidson occasionally did" (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 6/6).