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RETIRED POLL: Was Chauncey Billups for Allen Iverson a Good Trade?

The Pistons sure haven't done as well as expected this season, but from the results of our poll, Pistons fans that responded are not ready to heap all the blame on Allen Iverson.  Two aspects of this response stand out.  First, many respondents seem to recognize that team chemistry is lacking, and many attribute that to Chauncey Billups absence, with Denver's success seemingly bearing that out.  Second, many Pistons fans now know that the regular season is just window dressing - it's what happens in the playoffs that counts.  And even with Chauncey, the Pistons have not been able to get over the hump for the last four years.  These fans will wait until the playoffs to assess the Billups for Iverson trade.  But, will A.I. last that long as a Piston?

Poll Question: Which statement best describes your opinion of the Pistons' Billups for Iverson trade?
12%    Good deal for both teams
31%    Bad Move - Chauncey was the glue
12%    Joe D. provided the best shot at a title
46%    We won't know until the playoffs

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Which statement best describes your opinion of the Lions recent draft?
Great - The Lions needed a star QB
OK - We'll have to see how it pans out
Not too good - They needed more help on defense
Awful! Same old Lions
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