Vecsey: Pistons repeating an old mistake by hiring coach first

Pistons owner Tom Gores is still looking for a new coach ... but is he going about it the right way?

NEW YORK — Let’s try to understand this: The Pistons’ players did not like Stan Van Gundy, and the Bucks’ players did not like Jason Kidd. So Pistons’ vice chairman Arn Tellem and senior advisor Ed Stefanski, in the hunt for a coach to put his arms around the players, decided to interview Kidd.

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