The Detroit Pistons were such heavy underdogs against the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2004 Finals that in order to place a bet on the Lakers that netted you $100, you had to wager $800. No one outside of Detroit’s close-knit locker room gave the Pistons a puncher’s chance against Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal, Phil Jackson and Hollywood’s latest version…

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Harrison Wind
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Harrison Wind is the Denver Nuggets beat reporter for BSN Denver. The University of Colorado alum grew up in Boulder and has covered the Nuggets for the last three seasons. You can hear him every weekday on the BSN Nuggets podcast.

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