James Edwards III: Dwane Casey said Cade Cunningham is good to make his debut. “Shorter bursts, shorter stints. We’ll have him on a minutes restriction. Let the fans know not to chant his name. The medical people will (kill me) if I play him over a certain amount of minutes.”
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Omari Sanfoka II: No firm date on Cade Cunningham’s return, but he’ll practice with the Pistons tomorrow and they’ll see from there, Casey said. He’s with the Cruise this week, running the same sets and using the same terminology
Rod Beard: #Pistons Dwane Casey on Cade Cunningham: “He wants to play; the medical people are holding him back. You don’t want to rush him back if it’s not 100%. There are certain movements he has where it’s still sore.”
Rod Beard: #Pistons Dwane Casey said Cade Cunningham will work with the G League team this week to help rehab and prepare for his (eventual) debut.
Rod Beard: #Pistons Dwane Casey said Cade Cunningham will stay in Detroit and won’t make the coming three-game road trip.
Omari Sanfoka II: Cade Cunningham (right ankle sprain) is officially out for tomorrow’s season opener against the Bulls
Rod Beard: #Pistons Dwane Casey reiterated that they’re not going to rush Cade Cunningham back: “He’s too valuable for us.” He said they’ll sit down with Cade’s camp and figure out a plan for his return.
Rod Beard: #Pistons Dwane Casey on how Cade Cunningham can help: “I don’t think one player can come in and help (what we’re struggling with).” He says they have to solve that from within.
Rod Beard: #Pistons Dwane Casey says Cade Cunningham likely won’t play in Wednesday’s preseason opener vs. #Spurs.
Omari Sanfoka II: No updates on Cade Cunningham’s ankle, per Dwane Casey. He’s been out since early camp. “Still has some fluid on his ankle, we’re going to be cautious. It’s disappointing because this is the time to integrate him and get him going, and he’s missed a lot of time.”
James Edwards III: Casey on Saben Lee: “With Cade being out, he’s going to have a bigger role. His shooting has been there.” Mentioned he’s had an excellent camp and his defensive intensity is his primary focus. Also said he needs to grow as a “QB” from point guard spot.
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Sean Highkin: Chauncey Billups, who has interviewed for front-office jobs before, on if he has any interest in being both coach and GM: “I’m just trying to figure this one job out. I’ve got enough on my plate. I’m going to stick to this one job.”