08-02-2013, 05:09 AM
Local High School Star
Join Date: Jun 2006
Re: Josh Smith and our 2004 draft pick
Originally Posted by ZMonkey11
So I was reading up on how we got Rasheed Wallace in 2004 and something interesting popped in my head after it was written in the article.
Atlanta: 2004 17th Pick (DET) [Josh Smith]
Bobby Sura (DET)
Zeliko Rebraca (DET)
Chris Mills (BOS)
Detroit: Rasheed Wallace (ATL)
Mike James (BOS)
2004 25th Pick (DET) [Tony Allen]
Chucky Atkins (DET)
Lindsey Hunter (DET)
Detroit: Sign Josh Smith (UFA) to 4 year deal
Our draft pick we sent to the Atlanta Hawks was Josh Smith. And with his signing, it's like we benefited from having Atlanta groom him for 8 years, then
snagged him up.
If you figured this out already, sorry I'm slow on the draw. Just thought it was some interesting trivia.
Good find mate!