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The Detroit Pistons waived forward Josh Smith on Monday, but the New Orleans Pelicans aren’t expected to be one of the suitors to attain the talented, but often disgruntled player.

Smith was signed to a four-year, $54 million contract in 2013. He averaged 13.1 points, 7.2 rebounds and 4.7 assists this season.

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