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Former Backcourt Duo, Billups and Hamilton, Let Go By Their Teams

Deeeeetrooooit Basektballlll!  This was the Detroit Pistons era from  2003-2009 and they had one of the best backcourts of all time – Chauncey Billups and Rip Hamilton.  With the NBA lockout shortening the season as well as the offseason/training camps, teams have been rushing to wine-and-dine free agents, create interesting trade scenarios, and determining other roster movements.  Part of the “other” roster movements consists of waiving, releasing, buying out, and utilizing the amnesty clause on players.  This is what happened to Billups and Hamilton during the first week of player transactions in the NBA.

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2011 NBA Draft – Winners and Losers: Top 10

In case you missed them:
2011 NBA Draft – Winners and Losers: 21-30
2011 NBA Draft – Winners and Losers: 11-20

Who were the winners and losers of this draft?  Well, let’s take a look at who had the best draft night down to the most awful, here’s out 10 best…

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