- David Thorpe, ESPN Staff Writer
So much for easing a player into his new surroundings. Chris Webber's first game as a Detroit Piston, a 100-99 loss to the visiting Utah Jazz, saw him taking a central role almost as soon as he hit the floor.
Earlier on Wednesday, I broke down Webber's disappointing 2006-07 performance so far, in all facets of the game, and provided a preview of what we will see from Webber in Pistons colors. Now as a follow-up, here's my report on what I saw in Webber's Detroit debut.