The Pistons blew a double-digit lead at home to the Thunder, remaining winless at 0-8 on the season. Things obviously aren’t going great in Detroit, but at the very least, they were aesthetically pleasing tonight for the first time in a long time.
Jason Maxiell was a big part of that. Although he is crazy athletic, Mount Maxiell stays dormant most games. But tonight? Eruption. After rejecting Kevin Durant (he of the arms that go on forever) moments earlier, Maxiell took Russell Westbrook head on, one-on-one. Here’s the resulting carnage: