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Jalen Rose Reacts To Pistons Landing No. 1 Pick In 2021 NBA Draft

Michigan basketball great Jalen Rose pictured at an event.

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Jalen Rose attends The Jeep Wrangler Celebrity Customs Reveal Event at Optimist Studios on September 25, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Jeep)

On Tuesday night, the NBA held its draft lottery, handing out the top 14 picks in the upcoming 2021 draft.

Only one team, though, was lucky enough to land the No. 1 pick. That selection belongs to the Detroit Pistons, who finished the 2020-21 NBA season with the second-worst record in the league.

Unfortunately for the Houston Rockets, who had the league's worst record, they landed the No. 2 pick. Of course, that's not terrible news for Houston, which continues its rebuild.

As for the Pistons, the team finally landed the No. 1 pick for the first time since 1970 when the team selected future Hall of Famer Bob Lanier out of St. Bonaventure.

Pistons fans - including former NBA star Jalen Rose - were thrilled with the outcome. Here's was Rose's reaction to the news on Tuesday night.

The Pistons will have plenty to choose from with the No. 1 overall pick.

Cade Cunningham is projected to be the first overall pick, but Detroit could look elsewhere in the draft if need be. USC’s Evan Mobley, the G League’s Jalen Green and Gonzaga’s Jalen Suggs are all expected to be top-five picks in the upcoming draft.

Who will the Pistons draft with the No. 1 pick?