Ira Winderman: Udonis Haslem will be making official announcement of his future plans with the NBA on Sunday at his youth camp. Cannot fathom such an informal venue for a retirement setting. Heat already have extended open invitation to return. He would fill final roster spot under luxury tax.
Mike Curtis: #Pistons coach Dwane Casey said he watched film of last night’s game twice: “A lot of great teaching points for us. New York’s a very physical team for us. It was exactly what we needed to get our guys’ attention.”
Mike Curtis: Asked Casey about the main two rotations from last night: “They’re different. Size factor with the first unit, but they didn’t really hurt us on the boards. We out-rebounded them but just the physicality and size and deterrent at the rim with the first unit, we didn’t have.” 1/2
October 5, 2022 | 3:14 pm EDT Update
Khobi Price: Franz Wagner’s expected to be available tomorrow vs. the Spurs after sitting out the first preseason game. The team will continue to monitor Wagner after his deep EuroBasket run with Germany over the summer.