Greg Monroe will represent the Detroit Pistons at NBA lottery


Greg Monroe will represent the Pistons at the NBA lottery on May 17, according to Keith Langlois of

"“Hopefully, he’ll bring us more luck,” Perry laughed. “But, actually, staying at seven ended up being very lucky for us last year. The fact we remained at seven in the lottery process and were able to draft a guy we believe is going to be one of the cornerstones for your team – now to have him go back there the following year, hopefully, his presence there will bring the same type of good fortune during this lottery.”"

I like the message: “We don’t need your luck. We’ll keep the No. 7 pick and like it.” That’s sure to intimidate Detroit’s lottery opponents.

What? Ping-pong balls don’t get intimidated?

Oh, well. I hope Monroe enjoys Secaucus.