Damyean Dotson (shoulder bruise) is questionable for Friday's game vs. Charlotte.
Advice: It's unclear when Dotson got hurt but this could be the cause of his minutes falling to 19 on Wednesday. There's added intrigue here since it was recently reported by the NY Daily News that multiple teams (including Detroit) are interested in dealing for him.
The Pistons have reportedly expressed interest in acquiring Damyean Dotson.
Advice: Dotson has played well when given the opportunity this season, and he could attract a lot of interest as the deadline approaches with him being the books for just $1.6 million next year. The Pistons could certainly use another shooter in their backcourt, but to be clear, nothing is imminent here.
Damyean Dotson scored four points Wednesday, going 2 of 7 from the field, as the New York Knicks fell to the Cleveland Cavaliers 113-106. Dotson grabbed one rebound and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -9 in his 19:08 of playing time. He added one block and one steal.
Damyean Dotson came off the bench for four points, one rebound, one assist, one steal and one block in 19 minutes on Wednesday.
Advice: Knicks coach David Fizdale heaped praise on Dotson prior to the game. "I’m so happy for him," Fizdale said. "Everything about him, he is really a guy that I can see growing in our environment here. All of his intangibles are what we look for in guys." Dotson still has his minutes slashed after playing 30+ in the previous two games, and he's too one-dimensional as a scorer to help most owners.
Damyean Dotson scored 12 points Sunday, going 6 of 8 from the field, as the New York Knicks fell to the Charlotte Hornets 119-107. Dotson grabbed one rebound and had three assists, tallying a plus-minus of +7 in his 31:19 of playing time.
Damyean Dotson scored 12 points Saturday on 5-of-10 shooting as the New York Knicks lost to the Brooklyn Nets 112-104. Dotson grabbed three rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of -1 in his 29:35 of playing time. Dotson went 2 of 3 from 3-point range.
Damyean Dotson scored five points Thursday, going 2 of 11 from the field, as the New York Knicks lost to the Boston Celtics 128-100. Dotson pulled down three rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -19 in his 20:00 of playing time. He added one steal. Dotson struggled from 3-point range, missing all six of his attempts.
Damyean Dotson made 2-of-11 from the field for five points with three rebounds, one steal and one turnover in 20 minutes against the Celtics on Thursday.
Advice: He was playing well coming into this game with a 17-point Monday and a 21-point Saturday. According to ESPN's Ian Begley, teams are interested in Dotson in a trade, but Brooklyn and Detroit haven’t reached out to Knicks yet. Frank Ntilikina is still out of the rotation and Dotson should get consistent minutes, but it's always tough to trust a young guy off the bench.
Damyean Dotson scored 17 points Monday on 6-of-12 shooting as the New York Knicks fell to the Washington Wizards 110-107. Dotson grabbed nine rebounds and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -3 in his 24:20 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. Dotson went 3 of 6 from 3-point range.