Word Association with Joe Dumars - Teammates

In honor of Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars' induction to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, Pistons.com provided Dumars with a word association questionnaire to provide his fans with some insight into the mind of Joe D.

In the word association, Dumars was given a chance to classify past teammates as the tops in specific categories.


Competitor - Isiah Thomas

Photo Credit: Tim DeFrisco (NBAE/Getty)

Hardest Workin' - Dennis Rodman

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Mentor - Adrian Dantley

Photo Credit: Andrew D. Bernstein (NBAE/Getty)

Smartest - Isiah Thomas

Photo Credit: Tim DeFrisco (NBAE/Getty)

Coolest Under Pressure - Adrian Dantley

Photo Credit: Scott Cunningham (NBAE/Getty)

Funniest - Lindsey Hunter

Photo Credit: D. Lippitt/Einstein (NBAE/Getty)

Best Dressed - Jerry Stackhouse

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Worst Dressed - Bison Dele

Photo Credit: Ezra Shaw (NBAE/Getty)

Strongest - Otis Thorpe

Photo Credit: Fernando Medina (NBAE/Getty)