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Hoops Habit

Saben Lee gives the Detroit Pistons options at point guard

The Detroit Pistons have been ravaged with injuries at the point guard position this season. They lost starter Killian Hayes just a few games into his rookie season, then traded Derrick Rose to the New York Knicks for Dennis Smith Jr. Just a couple of games ago, starting point guard Delon Wright was lost for […] Saben Lee gives the Detroit Pistons options at point guard - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey on string of point guard injuries, Saben Lee's nice game

Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey talks Feb. 21, 2021, about Saben Lee's impressive play and poise vs. the Orlando Magic.       

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Pistons' Delon Wright out 2 weeks with groin strain; next up, Dennis Smith Jr.

Delon Wright, who was in the midst of a hot streak for the Detroit Pistons, suffered the injury on Friday. It'll leave the Pistons shorthanded.       

ClutchPoints

Dennis Smith Jr. an intriguing fantasy basketball target with Delon Wright, Killian Hayes hurt

The Detroit Pistons are not only coming off a loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, 109-95, in their most recent game on Friday, but they also lost lost starting guard Delon Wright to injury for at least a couple of weeks. Wright reportedly suffered a Grade 2 groin strain and will be re-evaluated in two weeks, […] The post Dennis Smith Jr. an intriguing fantasy basketball target with Delon Wright, Killian Hayes hurt appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Detroit Free Press

Delon Wright injury comes at inopportune time for Detroit Pistons

Delon Wright left in fourth quarter of Detroit Pistons' loss against Memphis Grizzlies after tweaking his groin while running back on defense.       

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Dillon Brooks out for Grizzlies-Pistons game due to right thigh injury

Dillon Brooks will miss his first game with the Memphis Grizzlies since Jan. 17, 2019 because of soreness in his right thigh       

Grizzly Bear Blues

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Detroit Pistons Game Preview

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Grizzlies look to move above .500 against struggling Pistons WHO: Memphis Grizzlies (12-12, 5-7 Home) vs. Detroit Pistons (8-20, 2-12 Away) WHEN: 7:00 PM CST WHERE: FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee HOW TO WATCH/LISTEN: Fox Sports Southeast/NBA League Pass/92.9 FM ESPN Memphis INJURY REPORT: MEMPHIS: Dillon Brooks (right thigh soreness, questionable), De’Anthony Melton (left shoulder, questionable), Jaren Jackson Jr. (left knee, out), Killian Tillie (left foot, out), Justise Winslow (left hip, out) DETROIT: Sekou Doumbouya (concussion,...

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Desmond Bane to return, two more questionable for Memphis Grizzlies-Detroit Pistons Friday

Desmond Bane wasn't on the Memphis Grizzlies' injury report for Friday's game but De'Anthony Melton and Dillon Brooks were listed as questionable       

Golden State Of Mind

No setbacks for James Wiseman, could return on upcoming road trip

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via The Warriors could get the rookie back in the lineup in the next week. The Golden State Warriors have been playing without a natural center for two weeks. Rookie James Wiseman suffered a wrist injury in the Jan. 30 win over the Detroit Pistons. Veteran Kevon Looney went down in the next game against the Boston Celtics. The Dubs haven’t had a player taller than 6’7 since then but have gone 4-3 over their last seven games. Wiseman will be re-evaluated on Thursday. “With a sprained wrist you don’t know if it will be one week, two...

Rip City Project

The Portland Trail Blazers should sign Blake Griffin if he gets bought out

The Portland Trail Blazers still lack some size and shot creation at the big men spots. With injuries to Jusuf Nurkic, Zach Collins, and now Harry Giles, they need size and creation at the big spot. In Detroit Pistons big man Blake Griffin, there could be an option to get another back up big. The […] The Portland Trail Blazers should sign Blake Griffin if he gets bought out - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Lake Show Life

Why Blake Griffin joining the Los Angeles Lakers is possible

Blake Griffin was once one of the most exciting players in the entire NBA. As part of Lob City, Blake Griffin took the league by storm with his thunderous dunks and elite athleticism. Then he was traded to the Detroit Pistons, dealt with various injuries and is not the same guy. Griffin’s averages this season […] Why Blake Griffin joining the Los Angeles Lakers is possible - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

CelticsBlog

Not good enough: One Takeaway from Celtics/Pistons

David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports Boston continues to hover just above .500 after losing another winnable game 1. Jaylen Brown heaved a deep, long sigh and said “We just gotta be better.” That alone said it all. Brown and Jayson Tatum showed up against the Detroit Pistons. They combined for 60 points. Tatum also added 11 rebounds and seven assists. As per usual, they were great. The duo proved once again, they’re ready to compete for a title. The rest of the Celtics? Not so much. Yes, Kemba Walker was out (injury management on the back-to-back) and Marcus Smart...

NESN.com

Semi Ojeleye Injury: Brad Stevens Offers Insight On Celtics Forward

The Boston Celtics may have been dealt another blow to their depth Friday against the Detroit Pistons. Celtics wing Semi Ojeleye, who scored a career-high 24 points during Thursday’s win over the Toronto Raptors, exited Friday’s game with what the team announced was a sore right knee. It was revealed he would not return with […] The post Semi Ojeleye Injury: Brad Stevens Offers Insight On Celtics Forward appeared first on NESN.com.

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Pistons center Jahlil Okafor has knee surgery, out 6-8 weeks

Jahlil Okafor appeared in 12 games for the Detroit Pistons this season and averaged 4.3 points and 2.3 rebounds per game.        

ClutchPoints

Pistons’ Dennis Smith Jr. reacts to Derrick Rose-Knicks trade

It looks like Dennis Smith Jr. is simply happy to be given a fresh start with the Detroit Pistons. Just last week, the New York Knicks traded DSJ and a 2021 second-round to the Pistons for veteran guard Derrick Rose. Given his rather forgettable stint in the Big Apple highlighted by injuries and lack of […] The post Pistons’ Dennis Smith Jr. reacts to Derrick Rose-Knicks trade appeared first on ClutchPoints.

ClutchPoints

Nets star Kyrie Irving’s frustrated 3-word reaction to his injury

Kyrie Irving had another big game for the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, but it was not enough to prevent his squad from suffering 122-111 defeat at the hands of the Detroit Pistons. Irving was playing through a finger injury against Detroit, which may have had an adverse effect on his shooting. After the game, the […] The post Nets star Kyrie Irving’s frustrated 3-word reaction to his injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

ClutchPoints

Stephen Curry speaks out on how Warriors will handle James Wiseman injury

The Golden State Warriors will be missing the services of rookie James Wiseman after he sustained a sprained wrist in their win over the Detroit Pistons last Saturday night. Warriors star Stephen Curry bared how his team is planning to adapt to the absence of their starting center for the next 7-10 days. “We’ll figure […] The post Stephen Curry speaks out on how Warriors will handle James Wiseman injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Golden State Of Mind

Dubs in-depth: Stephen A. Smith weighs in Warriors’ title chances when Klay Thompson returns

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Plus more Golden State news from around the web. It was good to see Klay Thompson having some fun during the Golden State Warriors’ win over the Detroit Pistons. The beloved Dubs’ guard joined the broadcast team and poked fun at teammates while calling out the opposition. Thompson is missing his second-straight season due to injury. The 30-year-old tore his ACL in Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals and missed the 2019-2020 campaign. The anticipation was building for his return this season, but he, unfortunately, suffered an Achilles injury...

ClutchPoints

Klay Thompson’s interesting update on Achilles injury while broadcasting Dubs game

NBC Sports Bay Area gave Golden State Warriors fans a treat by having beloved star Klay Thompson on the broadcast during the third quarter of their game against the Detroit Pistons. While on the air, the injured guard gave an update on his Achilles rehab and how he’s been doing since going down with the […] The post Klay Thompson’s interesting update on Achilles injury while broadcasting Dubs game appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers: 4 Lessons from Lakers’ collapse in Detroit!

The Los Angeles Lakers pride themselves on not losing two games in a row. After a heartbreaking loss in Philly and Anthony Davis sitting out with an injury, the Lakers find themselves with a two-game losing streak getting beat down late by the Detroit Pistons. Lake Show Life breaks down what else happened in Lake […] Los Angeles Lakers: 4 Lessons from Lakers’ collapse in Detroit! - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lake Show Life

LeBron’s hot streak ends in Los Angeles Lakers loss against Detroit!

The Los Angeles Lakers would never lose two games in a row right? With Anthony Davis sitting out with an injury, the Lakers got rolled over by the Pistons. The Los Angeles Lakers went ten straight road games deep into the season without a loss, creating history. Now on back to back nights, the Lakers are sliding […] LeBron’s hot streak ends in Los Angeles Lakers loss against Detroit! - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Derrick Rose offers advice to Dwight Howard, reveals his lowest point in NBA | Stephen A. Smith Show

On The Stephen A. Smith show, Detroit Pistons guard Derrick Rose joins Michael Eaves to talk about his tumultuous career, including his low points while fighting injury, why he feels like a Hall of Famer, why he wants to stay in the NBA despite the strugg

Should the Pistons trade for Markelle Fultz? | Jalen & Jacoby

Amin Elhassan and David Jacoby dissect if it's smart for the Detroit Pistons to trade for former No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz, despite his shooting and injury struggles with the Philadelphia 76ers. ✔

Steph Curry drops 27 points in return from injury vs. Pistons | NBA on ESPN

Steph Curry returns to the Golden State Warriors lineup after missing 11 games with a groin strain and scores 27 points on 10-of-21 shooting against the Detroit Pistons. ✔