Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

#5 SG / Detroit Pistons / EXP: 2YRS Height: 6-5 Weight: 205 lb Age: 22 College: Georgia

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INJURY ALERT: Out | Groin | Out until at least Feb 19
  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Out until after All-Star break

    Caldwell-Pope (groin) will be held out until after the All-Star break as he deals with a muscle strain, David Mayo of MLive.com reports. Caldwell-Pope suffered the injury Wednesday against Boston and also missed Thursday's game against the Knicks as a result. The Pistons' first post-break game comes February 19 in Washington, which gives Caldwell-Pope a solid two weeks to recover. Until then, look for Stanley Johnson to receive starter minutes in Caldwell-Pope's place.

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    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Out for Thursday

    Caldwell-Pope (groin) has been ruled out for Thursday's game against the Knicks, Aaron McMann of MLive.com reports. As expected, Caldwell-Pope will take the night off after straining his groin in Wednesday's loss to the Celtics. A timetable for his return has yet to be released but if he is held out for an extended period look for Stanley Johnson to see increased minutes

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    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Likely out Thursday, will undergo MRI

    Caldwell-Pope will undergo an MRI on his injured right groin and will most likely be held out Thursday against the Knicks, Dave Hogg of FanRag Sports reports. Caldwell-Pope was sidelined during the second quarter of Wednesday's loss to the Celtics with the groin injury and ruled out for the remainder of the contest. Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy said after the game that Caldwell-Pope is almost certainly out for Thursday's game, and depending on the severity of the injury he could miss additional time as well. Expect Stanley Johnson to be the main beneficiary in his potential absence.

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    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Will not return Wednesday

    Caldwell-Pope will not return Wednesday due to a right groin strain, David Mayo of the Pistons' MLive Media Group reports. This is unfortunate news for Caldwell-Pope who has been playing well recently. He exited the game late in the second quarter, and his inability to return puts his status for Thursday's game in jeopardy. He had posted four points, two rebounds, one assist, and one steal in 16 minutes of action prior to leaving. Expect an update on his status prior to tip-off Thursday.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Scores 15 points in Saturday loss

    Caldwell-Pope scored 15 points (5-11 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 4-5 FT) to go along with five rebounds, two steals and an assist in a loss to the Raptors on Saturday. Caldwell-Pope got off to a hot start in this game but ended up cooling down in the second half. He's usually a hit-or-miss play, depending on if the Pistons' stars are scoring, but this was a tough matchup against the Raptors on Saturday. KCP has played at least 30 minutes of every game in January and scored double-digits in 13 of the 15 contests.

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    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Will play Saturday

    Caldwell-Pope will play in Saturday's game in Toronto, NBA.com's Keith Langlois reports. He had been briefly listed as questionable after clutching his side in Friday's game after a dunk attempt, but it appears to have been a minor ailment. Caldwell-Pope should see his typical compliment of minutes Saturday, and can be deployed as usual.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Scores 19 points Friday

    Caldwell-Pope contributed 19 points (7-15 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 3-3 FT) seven rebounds, two assists, one steal, and one block in 35 minutes during the Pistons' 114-106 loss against the Cavaliers on Friday. Caldwell-Pope has scored in double figures in each of his last eight appearances. He is averaging 37 minutes per game during January, and KCP continues to produce serviceable all-around stats on a Pistons team primed for a postseason push. Over the last five contests, the soon-to-be 23-year-old is averaging 16.8 points and five rebounds per match-up.

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    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Posts 16 points in Saturday loss

    Caldwell-Pope posted 16 points (7-16 FG, 1-7 3Pt, 1-2 FT), four rebounds, an assist and a pair of blocks over 35 minutes in Saturday's 104-101 loss to the Nuggets. The third-year pro has now posted double-digit scoring outings in nine of 11 January contests, and is enjoying his best overall month of the campaign. Caldwell-Pope also continued his stellar work on the defensive end Saturday, tallying a seson-high two blocks. The 22-year-old has become one of the Pistons' main sources of offensive production, and he and backcourt mate Reggie Jackson are developing into one of the more effective guard combinations in the league.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Scores team-high 23 points in loss Thursday

    Caldwell-Pope scored 23 points (9-17 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 2-2 FT) with three rebounds and a block over 41 minutes in a 115-99 loss to the Pelicans on Thursday. While the Pistons have dropped four of their last six, Caldwell-Pope's career season has continued. Caldwell-Pope is now averaging 1.5 steals, 4.3 rebounds, with 17.5 points on 48.9 percent shooting in the month of January. With coach Stan Van Gundy utilizing just a nine-man rotation in Thursday's defeat, Caldwell-Pope's 40-plus minute performance may not be an anomaly.

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    Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Scores 22 points Wednesday

    Caldwell-Pope provided 22 points (8-18 FG, 3-9 3Pt, 3-3 FT), three steals, two rebounds, and two assists in 37 minutes during the Pistons' 123-114 win over the Rockets on Wednesday. KCP continues to post his best all-around season, terrorizing opponents on both ends. During his last five games, Caldwell-Pope is producing 18 points, 3.4 rebounds, 2.2 steals, and 1.8 assists in 37 minutes per contest. Expect the Pistons' best two-way wing to continue earning heavy minutes going forward as the team looks to solidify its position in the playoff picture.

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