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Pistons coach Van Gundy: Jackson deal 'is going to be a bargain'

Stan Van Gundy doesn't try to pretend he is ignoring the media. The Detroit Pistons' president and coach consumes what is written and what is said, and he is aware of the criticism the organization received when it reached an agreement with point guard Reggie Jackson five years, $80 million two weeks ago. But Van Gundy isn't concerned about critics saying Jackson will be overpaid. He is only concerned with the franchise snapping its streak of six straight seasons without making the playoffs. And with Jackson on board, Van Gundy said he has his point guard, and with the salary cap rising because of TV revenues, he thinks the contract will be considered a bargain in a few...

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