In the late 1980's the NBA was dominated by the all-star Celtics and Lakers. Celebrity players like Magic & Bird dominated the headlines. But for every protagonist an antagonist must rise. The Detroit Pistons embodied the attitude of their tough city and played the game with a style and grit not yet seen in the National Basketball Association. It worked. They dethroned the pretty boys of basketball and after winning the finals in 1989, some called them the greatest team to ever take the court.
This shirt was printed on a super soft 50/50 blank for a worn vintage feel.