On the 19th, the Pistons lost badly to the Raptors on the road by 29 points, causing them to lose 11 consecutive games. Their current record is 2 wins and 12 losses, and they are bottom of the league. Given that they had hired former Suns coach Monty Williams at an exorbitant price before the pre-season), this group of young Pistons players clearly haven’t found a way out of the fog of defeat yet. Is.
There are even netizens who can’t help criticizing the current situation of the Pistons in the community, and jokingly say that they are lucky becausenbaThere is no promotion and demotion system for teams, otherwise they would have been kicked out of the league long ago. “Can the Pistons be moved to the G League? I’m seriously asking.”
Talking about the team’s endless losing streak, Cade Cunningham said that it is difficult to accept. “We are the youngest team in the league. We should have a competitive attitude towards everything. It’s really a questionable thing. How competitive are we? At the moment when we wake up in the morning, we should say, we are going. ” Compete on the court, that’s what Stewart (Isaiah Stewart) and I want to convey.”
“We have to face this situation firmly and we can’t keep saying that we don’t have a problem, because the situation is really not good and we have to find a way to solve the problem,” Cunningham said.
The previous season, the Pistons posted the second-worst single-season record in team history of 17 wins and 65 losses, just one step away from tying the worst record; And the first 14 games of this season were 1 less than the first 14 games of last season. Win.
It is noteworthy that 19 years ago on this day, the “Brawl at the Palace of Auburn Hills” took place. This was the biggest conflict in the history of the league. It can be said that it influenced the basketball careers of many people.NetflixA documentary was released last year reviewing the incident.