The Pistons got 16.7% of the vote with Brooklyn, Cleveland, Houston, Minnesota, New Orleans and Washington all tieing for second.
The Detroit Pistons recently defeated the Washington Wizards at the Palace 99-96.
Two current Pistons players were also recognized during the annual survey.
The NBA Executives gave Andre Drummond 10.3% of the vote in the category of “player most likely to have a breakout season”. He finished second behind The New Orleans Pelicans Anthony Davis who got 27.6% of the vote.
Chauncey Billups got recognized for his leadership abilities and was chosen as the “player most likely to make a good NBA coach“. Mr. Big Shot got 32.1% of the vote finishing ahead of Clippers guard Chris Paul.
San Antonio’s Greg Popovich nearly swept all coaching categories but there a few former Pistons coaches who finished in the top three in most categories.
Rick Carlisle finished second for making in-game adjustments. Lawrence Frank and Alvin Gentry were identified among the best assistants in the NBA.
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