Curry to return as Pistons coach

By: ASSOCIATED PRESS
By: ASSOCIATED PRESS

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Michael Curry is coming back as the
Detroit Pistons' coach.
Pistons president of basketball operations Joe Dumars held a
news conference Wednesday to wrap up a miserable season and he
ended doubt about his plans on the bench.
Curry was 39-43 in his first year as a head coach and his second
season in the coaching profession.
A Pistons team that opened the season with high hopes couldn't
recover from the loss of All-Star point guard Chauncey Billups in a
November trade to Denver for Allen Iverson. Iverson's
past-his-prime game and pride proved to be a bad fit in Detroit.
The Pistons plummeted to the last spot in the Eastern Conference
playoffs and were swept in four lopsided games by the Cleveland
Cavaliers.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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