Detroit Pistons sign Trayvon Palmer, Justin Robinson to 10-day contracts

Detroit Free Press

As the Detroit Pistons continue to manage a COVID-19 outbreak, theteam signed two more players Tuesday.

Trayvon Palmer and Justin Robinson agreed to 10-day contracts, using the NBA’s hardship allowance, the team announced. The news comes as the Pistons await the return of eight players: Cade Cunningham, Killian Hayes, Isaiah Stewart, Saben Lee, Rodney McGruder, Trey Lyles, Cory Joseph and Josh Jackson — who all entered health and safety protocols within the last week.

ANALYSIS: What Pistons must target at deadline, regardless of Jerami Grant’s fate

GIVING THANKS: Pistons lucky to have Motor City Cruise at the ready

A 6-foot-6 wing, Palmer is averaging 11.1 points, six rebounds and is shooting 42.4% from 3 in 14 games with the Motor City Cruise this season. The Chicago State alumnus went undrafted in 2017.

Robinson, a 6-foot-1 point guard and Virginia Tech alumnus, went undrafted in 2019 and signed a 10-day contract with the Sacramento Kings on Dec. 17.

Detroit has now signed six players to 10-day contracts within the last week. They previously signed Cruise players Cheick Diallo, Derrick Walton Jr., Cassius Stanley and Deividas Sirvydis.

The NBA-worst Pistons (5-27) host the Knicks on Wednesday and the Spurs on Saturday.

Contact Omari Sankofa II at Follow him on Twitter @omarisankofa. The Free Press has started a new digital subscription model. Here’s how you can gain access to our most exclusive Pistons content. Read more on the Detroit Pistons and sign up for our Pistons newsletter.

Articles You May Like

My Buddy: Pistons sign Buddy Boeheim to two-year, two-way contract
NBA Draft Prospects to Watch: Is Sarr a star, a hot Topic, a Risacher test, and other international players
Detroit Pistons waive two-way player Malcolm Cazalon
Stanley Umude claims final roster spot for the Detroit Pistons with new guaranteed deal
Pistons LIVE 2.22.24: Monty Williams

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *