Shootin Blanks.. Best of the Worst Pistons: Lance Blanks Patrick Hayes - It's Just Sports - MLive "I had forgotten how bad some of the guys from the 1990s Pistons were. Just a reminder of the criteria: we try and pick players from the last 20 years who had some sort of expectations (high draft pick/high profile free agent signing) or who played significant minutes. Otherwise, we could fill this thing out with names like Scott Hastings, Charles Thomas, Ivano Newbill and other end of the benchers, but what fun would that be? As always, spew your vile hatred for us in the comments. Key Stats: Blanks averaged 1.6 points and .5 assists per game in two seasons (81 games) for the Pistons. Fun Facts: Blanks averaged nearly 20 points and four assists per game in his last two years of college at the University of Texas. The Pistons used a first round pick on him in 1990, hoping he could develop into a replacement for the aging Isiah Thomas. Blanks was out of the league in three years (two in Detroit, one in Minnesota). Best of the Worst Pistons: Lance Blanks - It's Just Sports He is currently the assistant GM for the Cleveland Cavaliers."