SLAM Radio: Billups Is Right For Denver

by November 04, 2008

by Ryne Nelson

Allen Iverson is great for the Pistons. Detroit will be much better now. Iverson’s the sort of hard-worker the fans in Motown will appreciate. A.I. still brings unparalleled offensive talent. Iverson’s contract is ideal–one year left, and the experiment can be done; the youth movement can begin.

We’ve heard a lot about how Allen Iverson will affect Detroit. And quite frankly, many of you are experiencing Pistons overload. Just remember, another All-Star changed teams in this blockbuster deal. As Cub Buenning writes in his break-down of the Nuggets side of the trade, Chauncey Billups may mean more to Denver than Iverson will mean to Detroit.