The Pistons were an abomination last season. With memories of Chauncey draining big threes and Tayshaun blocking Reggie Miller from behind dancing through our heads, it's Ben Gordon’s bad contract and Rip Hamilton's tirades that clouds our vision.
The Pistons are a proud franchise and will rise again. There is a lot of work to be done, however. When life after the lockout begins, the Pistons will need to get to work. The roster lacks elite-level talent, but has building blocks. Here are five steps to righting the ship that is the Detroit Pistons.