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Ben Wallace Anchored A Damn Good Pistons Squad

Welcome to the Hall of Pretty Damn Good Players, our tribute to the overlooked athletes who haven’t gotten the respect they deserve over the years. In the first couple of installments, we highlighted two baseball players who were overlooked perhaps because they changed teams too often or excelled at too many little things without gaudy stats. But today we’ll look at a basketball player who fits both of those descriptions: former Detroit Pistons big man Ben Wallace. HOF resume: Ben Wallace, C/PF Category Value Rank (since 1976) Career WAR 113. 5 46 Peak WAR 88. 6 40 JAWS 101.

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