â†µ â†µBut I've yet to hear anyone point out that saying Billups is a Nugget is both totally OG and more forward-thinking than you know. For one, he was once a Nugget. Way before most people knew who Chauncey was. Any idiot could tell you that Billups is now a Piston, but to have known of him when he was a draft bust broken by Pitino and shipped back to his home state of Colorado, in what looked like both a fresh start and a final chance? That's real basketball knowledge. â†µ
â†µAlso, before Billups re-signed with the Pistons, there was talk of him heading to the Nuggets. And now that Dumars has threatened to trade the entire team, and a Denver/Detroit swap makes a certain amount of cosmic sense ... could this be a secret shout-out to Rodney Stuckey?â†µ
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