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Detroit Pistons BAD BOYS fights

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Look at Detroit(the city) now, the Bad Boys left y'all with a lot bad karma
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Loakum, yes there were people from the suburbs celebrating the Red Wings winning Stanley Cup but the crowd not nearly as big when the Pistons win it.  Simple fact is this:  African Americans don't for the most part watch hockey.  Now if somehow by a freak accident the Lions EVER won the Superbowl, their will be a million + in downtown Detroit going wild.  
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Gosh imagine LeBron playing in this dark and defensive era of the NBA. He wouldent last a whole game with Detroit
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id take lebron in a fight vs any bad boy piston.
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Lol why did Parrish even hit Laimbeer on that play? Just 'cause he didn't like the guy?
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It was retaliation for Laimbeer's dirty play against Parrish. Parrish often twisted his ankle whenever the Celtics played the Pistons. According to Larry Bird it was because Laimbeer slid his feet under jump shooters (often Parrish) attempting to injure them as they land.
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One of the best teams ever, beat MJ, Magic Johnson, And Larry Bird
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nba history best defensive team EVER!
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Well if you guys disagree about the 89-90 Pistons being a great defensive team because of the  rough play, then how about the more "tame" Pistons of 03-2004 who won it purely on defense?  
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According to a Bleacher Report analysis using defensive rating (points allowed per possession), league average defensive rating, and pace, the 1963-64 Boston Celtics is the greatest defensive team in NBA history. Most of the other teams on the list are from the 60s Celtics, 90s Bulls, and 00s Spurs dynasties. No Pistons team made the top 10 and none of the Bad Boys Pistons were among the 20 teams on the list. The 2003-04 Pistons were #11, so they were very good (as +Rob Moldovan mentions) but not great. Perhaps the Bad Boys teams are slightly overrated defensively but very underrated offensively.
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Yeah, those Pistons won a few titles but no one respects them today. No one respected them then. No one respects them today. They will go down as a hated team no one likes, no one respects.
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Speak for YOURSELF! Bad boys were juggernauts!
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Because you invented it
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That "bad boy" Isiah Thomas wasn't so bad after Malone took care of him!
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Actually he came back and played in that game.  Laimbeer used to frustrate the fuck out of Karl. 
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Malone was 280 lbs of pure muscle. Is hurting skinny Zeke really something to boast about?
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LoL what fights ????? all i saw in this video was the Bad Girls trying to break up every fight
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For all the talk about Laimbeer being dirty, at least he didnt sucker punch anyone, like Parrish and Barkley did to him. Nothing dirtier or more cowardly than sucker punching someone.
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It was a dark period for the NBA, the superior Lakers and Celtics had injuries to deal with and these flagrant dirtbag Pistons were winning through flagrant fouls and trying to get people off their games. They would all be ejected with that baloney today.
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Damn....i wish basketball was still this physical.
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This team would KILL LeBron
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I remember the pistons growing up and this was just a mean dirty team they were not flashy just tough and rough....Labron James or Kobe Bryan would not have survived this era of basketball I guarantee it Labron would cry for sure...The NBA is soft now just like the NFL I am glad and thank God I was around to see this era of basketball I miss it.
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i wish i was older and got to witness some of these games in their prime =/
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They were the team you loved to hate. I always enjoyed watching Laimbeer and the freak Rodman. But Thomas? Man...he was just a bitch. TOTALLY different game back then. Great job putting this together
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The epitome of Detroit. 
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For all the hate towards Laimbeer, at least he didnt SUCKER punch people, the way Parrish and Barkley did to him. Nothing more dirty and cowardly than a sucker punch.
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Jordan got them in the end...Lebrom would smash them!!!
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gained alot of respect for Karl Malone after he got one on Isiah
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This team would put Lebron in the hospital. Lebron wouldn't last 5 minutes. He would cry right after
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He'd go out like Shaq vs Barkley
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+bulaia Rodman didn't think twice about doing it on Shaq, why would he think twice about Lebron?  He even got in a wrestling ring with Karl Malone who's larger than Lebron If Lebron played in the 80's, as in started his career at that point he'd be fine with it I think.  But if he were thrust right now into a finals series against the Pistons he go home crying.  After playing all these years with soft players and flopping rules, he would not be able to adapt. That said the "Jordan Rules" wouldn't work on Lebron because they're two different players.  They play too differently.  Now maybe they'd come up with the Lebron Rules tailored to him specifically.
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What's funny is basketball isn't intended to be a contact sport, being "tough" doesn't mean shoving a guy in mid air that's fucking dirty. U want to lay some people out? Go lace up the cleats and put on the shoulder pads. Save the thug shit for off the court
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I miss the day's when they use to play in a open stadium how come they don't do that anymore?
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That was at the Silverdome, while they were building the Palace. Pistons the only team in the NBA that could have a football stadium with 60,000 fans packed.  
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3:05 Holy shit, that play was beautiful
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I grew up in Michigan and HATED the Pistons. I could not stand Laimbeer. He was cheap, dirty and embarrassing. That whole "Bad Boys" persona was an embarrassment.
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I'm from the L.P. And I now live in Wisconsin. Do you know what the people up here call us? Trolls. Because we come from under the bridge.
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+Super Duper "You probably a but hurt Chicago or Celtics fan." You might want to count the rings those teams have and then count the number of Pistons rings.
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GREATEST FUCKING TEAM OF ALL TIME. 
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If  Bill Laimbeer played in the NBA today he would be suspended every game he plays so theres no telling on how good he actually can be
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MikeSV1989 Shared on Google+ · 4 months ago
Detroit Pistons BAD BOYS fights
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The Oakland Raiders of the nba.
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They were much better than the Raiders.
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The nba wouldn't be dying if there was a team like this
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4:18 David  Stern , let´s get out, this gonna be a Pandemonium XD
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One guy that this pistons team never messed with was Karl Malone. Those bad boys didn't want any part of Karl.
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That's true back in the 80's the only player i remember the bad boy's didn't mess with was Karl Malone.Karl Malone actually hit Isiah Thomas across the face back in the 80's and cut his face open real bad i think Isiah ended up getting 30 stitches at halftime but returned and played the second half of the game,Karl hit Isiah with his elbow.The video may be here on youtube not sure.
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I'm not sure why anyone would,that guy was fuckin' ripped and quite massive.
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John Davis Shared on Google+ · 8 months ago
Bad Boys for LIFE!
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sir Charles Barkley could of been a billion air if it would of been for Detroit bad boyt it ain't wright
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1:00 that was funny as hell, hhahah.
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Is Basketball was a tad bit more like Hockey where they let them fight once or twice it would be more popular then football =)
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Already is more popular
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+Rondo Junior  Not anywhere near the popularity of football.
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Joe Dumars was the only on this team with any sort of class.   The rest were dirty pieces of shit,   Talented pieces of shit, but pieces of shit nonetheless.   Malone bowing Isiah at 4:12 was justice.
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Malone not gettin' any rings was justice.  :)
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Dumars was a turncoat traitor. He should have stood in unity with his team, to make their last act of defiance in walking out on the game. And he turned the Pistons into a soft, 'Spurs' kind of team. Killed the Detroit Bad Boy spirit. Shunned Laimbeer, who would have been THE ultimate coach for the Pistons. Im glad they finally fired Dumars.
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0:56  don't fuck with THE CHIEF
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yea, these guy might have sobs but they were 10 deep and knew how to win. They were one bad foul call away from winning three straight  titles. They had some really good players. Rodman was a athletic marvel and acted crazy too. Even Lambeer could rebound really good and was very good at three pointers. Also, he could get a whole team off their game by himself. You had to be tougher to play in the 80s and ealry 90s. Maybe only San Antonio from today could compete mentally with bad boys. 
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Bill Laimbeer was not only talented,but good looking and INTELLIGENT! Kareem looked like an UGLY VULTURE!
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As a Laker fan during those days, I liked the Pistons because they would often give the Celtics and Bulls hell.  I don't know who was worse Laimbeer or Rodman?  Isiah was like the general while Laimbeer, Mahorn, and Rodman were the enforcers.
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I love that clip of Parish busting Bill Laimbeer in the mouth. lol to see him crumble to the ground in the fetal position.... priceless
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it was a cheap shot tho
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that's the way the cookie crumbles
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Lebron would kill a team like this...bunch of thugs!!!!
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I can't get enough of replaying 0:54 to 1:00 lol  That team was a bunch or assholes, but oh so entertaining.
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4:13 KARMA The mailman delivered Isaiah a broken nose
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Re-do this post! At the end show Bird stealing Isiah's inbound pass!! "Bird steals the pass!"
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Lee McGhee Shared on Google+ · 10 months ago
The Great Fight of All Time!
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Ben Dungo Shared on Google+ · 9 months ago
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When the NBA was good......
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I'm 6'7 playing varsity high school ball, which is not a big deal, i'm just telling you guys I play basketball.  But if I was ever somehow in the nba in the late 80's, I would not take that stupid shit from laimbeer
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What do u mean you guys miss this i hated this, these people ruined the game thats the reason mj lost 3 tittles this is not basketball most people likening this style of play is 12 year olds not seeing there team getting beatin by a group of chea
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I would love to see these guys against the Miami  heat today with the rules in the 80's
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Question: Why are NBA players who play rough and fight called thugs, but hockey players who have fist fights in almost every game, are NOT??
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Its kind of sad how basketball has changed, I once got a double techical for make a face.
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Basketball is not fight club, basketball should not be called soft just because there's no fights like these. 
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Yea but certain rules have just made the sport soft. Like a couple nights ago they debated that block from plumlee. That wasnt nessary.
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I WISH SOMEONE CAN FUCKING SHOOT BILL LAIMBEER IN THE HEAD, CUT OFF HIS BALLSACK, PUT HIS CUT-OFFED BALLSACK IN HIS MOUTH, MASH HIS BALLSACK UP IN HIS MOUTH LIKE SOME GOOD MASHED POTATOS AND THEN TAKE A BIG SHIT IN HIS FACE
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Back when Basketball was a MANS GAME !
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this was almost perfectly acceptable back in the day. i think basketball today is a good representation of the pussification of our society as a whole. but this really isnt basketball so i can't blame them from cleaning the game up.
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I miss these days of basketball...now its a bunch of conferences at the replay monitor, flops and whining.  
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i also miss the physical basketball but i completely disagree with bill laimbeer's style trying to actually hurt his opponents.
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City of Detroit still punished by the karma gods to this day for those jags. Hahahaha.
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Possibly, but those back to back titles sure felt good.
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LoL! Adrian "Ali" Dantry!
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YEAAAAAAAAAAAAAH    BABY... NBA IN ITS HAYDAY...AGREE WITH THAT SHIT OR DISAGREE WITH THAT SHIT...YOU KNEW YOUR ASS WAS WATCHIN THAT SHIT!!!!!!!
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this team was the biggest scandal of the nba, and that they could win two Championships the way they played, is ludacris to me. Joe Dumars the only player with talent.. The rest is just pussies who fight instead play basketball... and it was a good thing Isiah didnt make the 92 dream team.. 'cause he was a god damn bastard, who told his team mates to try injury the other players... best defence ever?? not even close, go look at some stats... Bill Laimbeer the only player is NBA history to break multiple ankles in the same game (when he took out Bird, Parrish and Mchale in 88) this is a bull shit team. glad they spilt and all became no lifers of failures.. (besides Joe D)
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+Lav Pate what so opposing injuries and fair play is apparently being soft? Come on now  .
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NBA "where going from a MANS game to a little boys game happens"
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they fukin played dirty every time no respect to them maybe only to isiah 
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Back then there was no "start treatment" Pistons won back to back titles because they broke down Bird, Johnson, Pippen, and Jordan.  If you can't beat them because of their great moves, then yes they resorted to hard fouls to give them a message that there is no easy dunks or layups and got into their head.  
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It was no mercy with them you can't handle like a man don't bitch about it
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Lol! Detroit be my niggaz 4 sho yall got the livest arena in NBA!
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Great Team! Totally deserves their 2 rings but also deserve the hatred towards them and Isiah not going to Barcelona. Can`t expect to play like that and be loved by the other players. Nowadays Isiah bitches around for not getting respect but if you don`t show respect you don`t get it.
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Man NBA players today would not last against the Piston Bad Boys.
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Haha get your shit out of here. The bad boyz had some balls. And everyteam was a scraPPING TEAM BACK THEN. But when you were playing against the D, they knew what time it was.
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You have to like Bill Laimbeer.
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Really cool documentary on the Bad Boys...  Yep, Bill Laimbeer  is every bit a scumbag I thought he was. 
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So the pistons of the bad boy era were talentless thugs now? I grew up watching the pistons,living in Detroit and all. and Yes,they would foul hard and play rough,but this is a video highlighting the fights,there weren't every game,is was during rivalry games in the play offs when tensions were high once in a while.The fights weren't a regular occurrence. I missed those days when players didn't have to flop and played rough and there were real rivalrys
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I miss this type of ball, and I don't at the same time.  Detroit was the definition of dirty, and the league allowed it to go on.  They tried to start fights all the time. 
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The Nba wonderful years.I miss eightys
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Lol I'd like to see these unathletic fucks try to defend Lebron.. I can see it now.. Rodman's skinny ass holding on for dear life as lebron tears down the rim!!
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lol. i think lebron is top 5 all time but this is a different game. lebron wouldnt know how to handle these guys. he'd get pounded. it doesn't take athleticism to foul hard. the pistons would hanlde him. and youre stupid if you dont see that rodman would be dominant no matter what era he'd p;ay in. you must me 18-
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Rodman was 100% athleticism and could stay in front of dudes much faster than LeBron, especially when he was in Detroit. All you have to do against LeBron is make him a perimeter player whether he passes or shoots. If he managed to get passed Rodman or Aguire or whoever and try to attack the cup, he'd have the entire Pistons frontline waiting to clothesline him. The Pistons defense was always premeditated and who's to say they wouldn't have a "LeBron rules" if they faced him?
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Half of these fights and fouls would have resulted in fines and suspensions in today's NBA. 
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great team, but fighting isn't good for the game. they cleared that shit up.... Bron Artest Kobe all thug lol 
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+DemonXY2J u like to see Laimbeer cutting Larry Birds carreer short ??? u are wierd!
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I genuinely felt sorry for Michael Jordan back in the day. #shitjustgotreal  
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All comments (666). Said enough.
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2:53 start of the flop !! Thanks rodman now lebron does it every game !
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the name song? my inglish is bad
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Back when it was FUN to be a Piston fan. I loved going to sports bars in Chicago during the BadBoys days. I even saw a few Bulls-Pistons games at the old Chicago Stadium. I loved wearing my Pistons garb and cheering for Laimbeer in Chicago!
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They were the ECW of the NBA.
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How is this real basketball? Fighting and on purpose injuring is not a part of basketball im pretty sure?
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I mean "real basketball" is the sense where defense was a huge emphasis. Nowdays the NBA has moved closer to the Euro game in that teams would rather put up 120pts+ rather than aim to hold a team under 80 pts. You can count on 1 hand how many good teams play defense in the NBA today.
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f you scott van pelt and your dumb pizza commercial
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Jordan sure did get owned a lot back then
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Notice how Malone was one of the only guys those Piston bitches never messed with. Too bad Shaq was not playing back then. I'd like to see Laimbeer bully Shaquille O'Neal. 
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+Petar Španjić lmfao, Go watch the Shaq vs brad miller and Oakley fight, Shaq was indeed a big pussy, Swing a miss on the guy who didn't even foul him hard, He didn't even want a part of Oakley, the whiff punch was hilarious though He forgot he wasn't on the set of Steel. 
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''whatever it takes'' and that's why have to RESPECT the pistons... 
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LMAO Lambeer was the cog or partially involved in the majority of fights. the fucking MAN!
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I made this video 3-4 years ago. Had a feeling after the bad boys special on espn it would be blocked again
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İ know that but isiah was also the most talented one thats why i said maybe
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If lebron played on this era probably he'll quit NBA
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billy was a fucking real warrior.....
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