Despite what you might think about their 25-41 record last season, the Detroit Pistons actually improved from the season before. They went from depressingly horrible to moderately bad. Now there's something to feel good about.
Here's something else to feel good about. The Pistons have the number 9 pick in the upcoming NBA Draft lottery and could potentially pick up an impact player to help their rebuilding efforts.
Okay, there's the good news. Unfortunately there's bad news too.
Because the Pistons improved,