Ish Smith scored three points Monday on 1-of-6 shooting as the Detroit Pistons lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers 116-88. Smith did not grab a rebound but dished out two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -17 in his 16:57 of playing time. He tacked on one steal.
Ish Smith scored nine points Sunday, going 4 of 7 from the field, as the Detroit Pistons topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 100-97. Smith did not grab a rebound but dished out five assists, tallying a plus-minus of +14 in his 18:34 of playing time. Smith went 1 of 1 from 3-point range.
Ish Smith scored 15 points Friday, going 5 of 10 from the field, as the Detroit Pistons lost to the Indiana Pacers 107-100. Smith pulled down two rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of -8 in his 19:49 on the floor. Smith went 1 of 1 from behind the arc.
Advice: Smith has been solid off the bench lately with an average of 11.7 points on 55.4 percent shooting (46 of 83) in the last nine games.
Ish Smith scored 15 points with two rebounds two assists and one 3-pointer in 20 minutes against the Pacers on Friday.
Advice: He did get some run next to Reggie Jackson late in this game, but it was more of a desperation move from coach Stan Van Gundy. Smith continues to get to around 20 minutes and he's been somewhat sneaky over his last five, averaging 11.4 points, 3.2 boards, 4.6 assists and 1.0 turnovers. He's not doing much else, so he's better for 16-team leagues.
Ish Smith had four points, four rebounds and four assists during Wednesday's loss to the Bucks, shooting 2-of-11 from the field in 26 minutes of action.
Advice: Smith closed out this game ahead of Reggie Jackson, but before anyone gets excited, Stan Van Gundy said afterward, "neither [Pistons] point guard played very well." In other words, this doesn't change Smith's outlook and he's just an assists specialist in deep leagues.
Ish Smith scored four points Wednesday on 2-of-11 shooting as the Detroit Pistons lost to the Milwaukee Bucks 99-95. Smith grabbed four rebounds and had four assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +13 in his 25:36 of playing time.
Ish Smith scored 11 points Sunday, going 5 of 7 from the field, as the Detroit Pistons topped the Miami Heat 112-103. Smith pulled down four rebounds and dished out seven assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +12 in his 19:10 on the floor.